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The Hep Spot - A Sunday Social Swing Dance!
Author: SD in SD :: Posted: Wed 05/20/15 1:31 pm
Join us at San Diego’s Super Fun Sunday Social Swing Dance!

Get fit, have fun and make new friends at the most unique Swing dance venue in San Diego - The Hep Spot at Tango Del Rey! Everyone is welcome, whether you’re a beginner, advanced or a non-dancer; there is something for you at The Hep Spot!

Sundays will never be the same again!

*5pm – 2 FREE Swing Dance Lessons – Beginner and Intermediate
* DJ'd music 6 - 9pm
* 2 air conditioned dance floors
* Tons of FREE parking
* Contests for prizes and cash!
* Raffle for great prizes
* Social mixers & birthday jams
* Dance performances
* Food and bar available (please no outside food or drink)
* Fun vintage dance clips projected

$8 general admission (includes lesson)
$6 student/military (please bring ID)
($1 from every admission goes towards the contest winnings)

Venue: Tango Del Rey - 3567 Del Rey St, San Diego, California 92109

Want to get in touch with us?
Email: SwingDancingSD@gmail.com
Web: SwingDancingSanDiego.com
Facebook: facebook.com/SwingDancingSanDiego


The Hep Spot - A Sunday Social Swing Dance!
Author: SD in SD :: Posted: Mon 05/18/15 5:25 pm
Join us at San Diego’s Super Fun Sunday Social Swing Dance!

Get fit, have fun and make new friends at the most unique Swing dance venue in San Diego - The Hep Spot at Tango Del Rey! Everyone is welcome, whether you’re a beginner, advanced or a non-dancer; there is something for you at The Hep Spot!

Sundays will never be the same again!

*5pm - FREE Beginner Swing Dance Lesson (upstairs)
*5pm - FREE Intermediate Swing Dance Lesson (upstairs)

* DJ'd music 6 - 9pm
* 2 air conditioned dance floors
* Tons of FREE parking
* Contests for prizes and cash!
* Raffle for great prizes
* Social mixers & birthday jams
* Dance performances
* Food and bar available (please no outside food or drink)
* Fun vintage dance clips projected

$8 general admission (includes lesson)
$6 student/military (please bring ID)
($1 from every admission goes towards the contest winnings)

Venue: Tango Del Rey - 3567 Del Rey St, San Diego, California 92109

Want to get in touch with us?
Email: SwingDancingSD@gmail.com
Web: SwingDancingSanDiego.com
Facebook: facebook.com/SwingDancingSanDiego


6/5 The Cicada Club Honors Radio Legend CHUCK CECIL
Author: Mr. DeMille :: Posted: Fri 05/15/15 8:31 pm
FRIDAY, JUNE 5
MAXWELL DEMILLE PRESENTS
THE JOHNNY HOLIDAY SHOW
SUMMER SPECTACULAR

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Honoring Mr. Chuck Cecil and his Legendary Radio Career of over 70 years!

The Cicada club begins the summer season with the most amazing show of the year!

Dance to the big band music of DEAN MORA and The Johnny Holiday 10-PIECE DANCE ORCHESTRA

PRESENTING THE DEBUT OF RICK MEDLIN JR.
The Amazing 19 Year Old Crooner

WITH THE SPECIAL GUEST STARS
*TODD MURRAY
*THISBE VOS
*MATHER LOUTH
*REBEKAH DEL RIO
*KRISTINA MITCHELL
*DENNIS MCNEIL
*TONI PRIMA

FEATURING MISS MILA, THE CICADA CLUB'S TAP DANCING ELEVATOR GIRL!

PLUS SPECIAL ADDED ATTRACTION!
THE HOLLYWOOD HOTSHOTS DANCERS

Enjoy a fabulous show in the style of Johnny Holiday's uncle Bing Crosby's classic radio program. A night of special guests, great music and surprises.

A star filled evening you won't want to miss!

COMPLIMENTARY DANCE LESSON AT 8PM
BY JAMES AND CYNTHIA
from the Ballroom Dance Club/Historical Ballroom Dance Club at UCLA

ADVANCE DISCOUNT TICKETS $20
(HURRY! DISCOUNT ENDS SOON)
$25 AT THE DOOR

JOHNNY HOLIDAY DINE AND DANCE SPECIAL
= $69 PER PERSON =
ENJOY OUR DELICIOUS THREE COURSE DINNER
INCLUDES ADMISSION - NO TICKETS TO BUY
KEEP YOUR TABLE THE ENTIRE EVENING
SEATING LIMITED - RESERVE YOUR DINNER TABLE TODAY
(BEVERAGES, GRATUITY AND TAX NOT INCLUDED)

Dinner reservations:
Phone 213-488-9488

Doors open 6:00pm - Showtime 9pm.

Fine Dining - Full Bar - Valet Parking - 21+
Dancing on Two Floors

Vintage or Evening attire suggested.

See The Cicada Club website for more information,
dinner reservations and advance tickets:
http://www.cicadaclub.com/HOLIDAY


Author: SD in SD :: Posted: Sun 05/10/15 3:51 pm
'Happy Feet Fitness - A Fun way to get Fit!'

Get fit and learn to dance - with Happy Feet Fitness - the ONLY Swing Dance Aerobics in San Diego!

Happy Feet Fitness will get you sweating with solo Swing & Jazz movement to high energy Big Band tunes! All ages welcome.

Every Thursday from 9am - 10am, at the YMCA Branch in La Jolla: 8355 Cliffridge, La Jolla 92037

With Instructor Joel Plys of Swing Dancing San Diego!

Please note:
- You must be a YMCA member to take these classes - classes are FREE with membership.
- Get a $10 Day Pass and take the class

More information? Email: SwingDancinginSanDiego@gmail.com
www.SwingDancingSanDiego.com
https://www.facebook.com/SwingDancingSanDiego


Swing Era Dance Classes
Author: SD in SD :: Posted: Sun 05/10/15 3:50 pm
Putting the FUN in FUNdamental!

Wanna learn Swing? Then come and join our series of Beginners Swing dance classes – we’re sure you’ll get hooked!

Every Thursday at Infinity Dancesport, Swing Dancing San Diego will be hosting 3 fun Swing Era classes. Join in 1, 2 or all 3 and become a Swing Dance Master!

7:00pm – Jitterbug Basics - Learn the basics of this fun and easy 6-count Swing Dance! In just 4 weeks you will be able to get out on the social dance floor with some cool moves and be ready for all those social dance events of 2015.

7:00pm - Beginner Balboa- Learn Southern California's original dance and shuffle your feet to the Swingin' beat! Another fun 8-count Swing Dance created right here in Southern California - allows you to dance to faster tempos without breaking a sweat. (This is a particularly good class to join if you would like to join us for the monthly workshops.)

8:00pm – Learn to Lindy Hop - This 8-count dance was all the craze back in the Big Band Swing Era of the 1930s- just as in our Jitterbug class, we will teach you the basic footwork, connection and technique that will make it FUN for you and your partner!

9:00pm – Intermediate Swing – For those of you who have mastered the basics and want to take your Swing dancing to the next level!

Pricing:
$10 - Punch Card pricing per class (Punch card is only $120 for 12 classes)
$15 - Drop In to any ONE class
$50 - 1 class for 1 month
$90 - 2 classes for 1 month

Venue:
Infinity Dancesport Center, 4428 Convoy St, #288, San Diego, CA, 92111

For more information email: SwingDancinginSanDiego@gmail.com
www.SwingDancingSanDiego.com
https://www.facebook.com/SwingDancingSanDiego


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