THURSDAY, May 23rd, 2019

**Pre-Events**

  • Film & Panel Discussion 
    • Times: TBC (evening)
    • VENUE: Very special secret venue! Announced in the spring.
      • Extra programming/additional fees may apply TBC*
      • Admission TBC
  • Frim Fram Jam
    • 9pm to 1am
    • Venue: You Should Be Dancing, 412 8th Ave, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10001 (near 31st St & Penn Station)
      • Extra programming/additional fee applies*
      • Admission is $10 at the door / $7 for students with ID (admission not included in full weekend package)

 

FRIDAY, May 24th, 2019

  • Woodlawn Cemetery Tour (optional add-on)
    • 11am-12:30pm
    • Special tour of Woodlawn Cemetery starting at Jazz Corner and ending at Frankie Manning’s grave for a small pre-birthday celebration. Woodlawn Cemetery is the final resting place for many famous artists. Frankie Manning is very much at home with nearby graves of the likes of Duke Ellington, Illinois Jacquet, Miles Davis, Celia Cruz, and Lionel Hampton (whose stone, appropriately, bears the inscription, “Flying home.”)
  •  Panel & Dance hosted by The Harlem Swing Dance Society
    • Times TBC
    • Panel Details TBC
    • Social Dance
    • Details coming soon
      • Included in the full weekend package
    •  Alternate choice: Brooklyn Swings
      • Payment by donation at the door for Brooklyn Swings

 

SATURDAY, May 25th, 2019

  • Swedish Workshops – Day 1
    • 10+ hours of instruction from visiting Swedish teachers who approach Lindy Hop with a deep respect for the history and authenticity of the dance:
      • eWa Staremo-Burak & Lennart Westerlund
      • Åsa Heedman & Daniel Heedman
      • Mimmi Gunnarsson & Fredrik Dahlberg

      The workshops will be intimate groups of approximately 40 students per group.

    • Registration opens at 9am
    • Group auditions start at 10am sharp
    • Workshops run until 5:15pm (with breaks)
    • Venue: TWStudios: Chelsea, 151 West 26th Street, Sixth Floor between Sixth and Seventh Avenues
      • Included in the full weekend package
  • Swing Remix
    • Times TBC
    • Panel Details TBC
    • Dance with live music
    • Details coming soon…
      • Included in the full weekend package

 

SUNDAY, May 26th, 2019

  • Swedish Workshops – Day 2
    • A continuation fo the workshops for full weekend participants.
    • Registration opens at 9:30am
    • Workshops run from 10am to 4:45pm (with breaks)
    • Venue: TWStudios: Chelsea, 151 West 26th Street, Sixth Floor between Sixth and Seventh Avenues
      • Included in the full weekend package
  • Frankie Manning Tribute Dance *MAIN EVENT*
    • Times : 7pm to 12am
    • Historic Alhambra Ballroom
    • 2116 Adam Clayton Powell Jr #3, New York, NY 10027, USA
    • Charles Turner III and Uptown Swing
    • hosted by members of the Harlem community, Julia Loving & Ronald Jones
      • Included in the full weekend package
      • Admission: $45 (for non-package participants) / special seniors discount at the door for $20 with ID age 60+