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10/31 Dean Mora Haunted Orchestra Halloween Party @ Cicada
Author: Mr. DeMille :: Posted: Mon 10/20/14 12:31 pm
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The Cicada Club presents the event of the year!

You are Invited to our wildly popular Halloween Vintage Costume Party featuring music from the 1920s-1950s with Dean Mora and his Haunted Orchestra.

Dine and dance with Dean Mora and his haunted musicians as they take you on a ghostly musical journey back in time to the lost days of Hollywood's most famous nightclubs of the past including THE COCONUT GROVE, THE MOCAMBO, THE TROCADERO, CIROS and many more!

Enjoy Swing, Tango, Charleston, Lindy Hop, Cha-Cha, Rumba, Samba and much, much, amazingly much more as it was in Hollywood's top night spots that are now just a ghostly memory!

Featuring star vocalists Kayre Morrison and Damon Kirsch.

Pre-1960 Vintage Costumes Suggested!

Doors open 6:00pm - Showtime 9pm.

Advance Discount Tickets: $29
(plus advance handling)

Purchase tickets online:
http://cicadaclub.com/HALLOWEEN

HURRY! ADVANCE DISCOUNT ENDS NEXT WEEK

A limited number of tickets sold at the door for $40

- HALLOWEEN 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

Dinner reservations:
Phone 213-488-9488
Online: http://cicadaclub.com/dinner/?id=21072



The Cicada Club
The Historic 1928 Art Deco Oviatt Building
617 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, Calif. 90014

Fine Dining - Full Bar - Dancing on Two Floors

See you at the Cicada Club!


FREE! Swing Dance Under the Dome!
Author: SD in SD :: Posted: Fri 10/17/14 2:52 pm
Swing Dancing continues at the San Diego library!

Swing Dancing in San Diego will lead a FREE introductory lesson and host a rooftop social dance on the 9th floor outdoor terrace under the Dome!

Great fun, great music – and exercise all at the same time!

We have had over 100 people joining us so if you haven't yet, now is your chance! Be part of this opportunity to enjoy the intoxicating fun and happiness of swing dancing!

6:30-7:00 pm - Free Swing Dance Lesson
7:00-8:00 pm - Free DJ Dance

Located on the 9th floor terrace of the San Diego Central Library - under the dome!
330 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101

Parking info: Parking under the facility available for FREE by validating your parking ticket inside!
Parking entrance is on 11th Ave (Go south on Park Blvd, pass J St & turn Right on 11th.)

For more information email swingdancinginsandiego@gmail.com
www.SwingDancingSanDiego.com

For more information email swingdancinginsandiego@gmail.com
www.SwingDancingSanDiego.com


FREE! Swing Dance Under the Dome!
Author: SD in SD :: Posted: Fri 10/17/14 2:52 pm
Swing Dancing continues at the San Diego library!

Swing Dancing in San Diego will lead a FREE introductory lesson and host a rooftop social dance on the 9th floor outdoor terrace under the Dome!

Great fun, great music – and exercise all at the same time!

We have had over 100 people joining us so if you haven't yet, now is your chance! Be part of this opportunity to enjoy the intoxicating fun and happiness of swing dancing!

6:30-7:00 pm - Free Swing Dance Lesson
7:00-8:00 pm - Free DJ Dance

Located on the 9th floor terrace of the San Diego Central Library - under the dome!
330 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101

Parking info: Parking under the facility available for FREE by validating your parking ticket inside!
Parking entrance is on 11th Ave (Go south on Park Blvd, pass J St & turn Right on 11th.)

For more information email swingdancinginsandiego@gmail.com
www.SwingDancingSanDiego.com

For more information email swingdancinginsandiego@gmail.com
www.SwingDancingSanDiego.com


Balboa Swing Dance Workshop
Author: SD in SD :: Posted: Fri 10/17/14 2:51 pm
The San Diego Balboa Bash is a 3.5 hour Balboa Swing Dance workshop where you can join us for San Diego's most progressive and inspiring Balboa dance classes.

Learn from Joel Plys who is one of San Diego’s most traveled Balboa instructor s who worked with the original Balboa dancers: Maxie Dorf, Willie Desatoff, Anne Mills, and Hal Takier. From the 1930’s!

Schedule: Topics TBA

4:00-5:00 - Topic 1
5:10-6:10 - Topic 2
6:20-7:20 - Woah! Did you see that?! (The newest trends/moves)
7:30-8:00 - Social Dance / Q&A

This will be an Intermediate and Advanced Balboa workshop - if you know the basic rhythms and foundation figures (lollies, throwouts, crossovers aka Out & Ins, pop turns) you should be fine. If you do not know these please contact us to get a private lesson before the workshop - swingdancinginsandiego@gmail.com

Cost:
$40 Pre-Registration - contact swingdancinginsandiego@gmail.com for more details
$42 Pre-pay with Paypal: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=UPEY3NRPK773G
$50 at the door
$15 individual class

Venue: VMMC in Balboa Park, 2115 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA, 92101

For more information please email: swingdancinginsandiego@gmail.com
www.swingdancingsandiego.com


Balboa Swing Dance Workshop
Author: SD in SD :: Posted: Fri 10/17/14 2:48 pm
The San Diego Balboa Bash is a 3.5 hour Balboa Swing Dance workshop where you can join us for San Diego's most progressive and inspiring Balboa dance classes.

Learn from Joel Plys who is one of San Diego’s most traveled Balboa instructor s who worked with the original Balboa dancers: Maxie Dorf, Willie Desatoff, Anne Mills, and Hal Takier. From the 1930’s!

Schedule: Topics TBA

4:00-5:00 - Topic 1
5:10-6:10 - Topic 2
6:20-7:20 - Woah! Did you see that?! (The newest trends/moves)
7:30-8:00 - Social Dance / Q&A

This will be an Intermediate and Advanced Balboa workshop - if you know the basic rhythms and foundation figures (lollies, throwouts, crossovers aka Out & Ins, pop turns) you should be fine. If you do not know these please contact us to get a private lesson before the workshop - swingdancinginsandiego@gmail.com

Cost:
$40 Pre-Registration - contact swingdancinginsandiego@gmail.com for more details
$42 Pre-pay with Paypal: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=UPEY3NRPK773G
$50 at the door
$15 individual class

Venue: VMMC in Balboa Park, 2115 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA, 92101

For more information please email: swingdancinginsandiego@gmail.com
www.swingdancingsandiego.com


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