Monday, January 11, 2010

Vintage Music and dancing in Highland Park this Friday

From Bridget at Riverview Neighborhood Council:

Here's an invitation from a vintage dance and costume club who are holding a dance this Friday at HPIC. The flyer is attached.

This Friday Night please join us for Vintage Music and dancing!
Jan 15th 7-10 p.m.
What kind of dances do we do?? One Step/Blues One Step, Tango,Waltz, Foxtrot, Two Step, Charleston, and more to early ragtime and jazz and blues!
What kind of music do you play? We play original (and reproduction) recordings of popular music from roughly 1900 to the early 1930's. Also, stride and ragtime pianist Paul Asaro will play a few sets in between the recorded music for your continued dancing pleasure.
What do I wear?Vintage dress encouraged but not required. We love any excuse to get dressed up!
What else do I need to know?There's plenty of parking and a great dance floor. BYOB and snacks of any kind.
How do I get there?We dance at the:
Highland Park Improvement Club
1116 SW Holden Street
Seattle, Washington 98106
Here are some directions from I-5
Michigan-Corson Exit (Off I-5, North or Southbound)
Michigan-Corson exit.
Right onto S. Michigan St.
Follow Michigan to 1st Ave. Bridge, taking ramp onto bridge.
Take FIRST exit (W. Marginal Way/South Park).
Right at end of ramp; left at signal.
Left at Highland Park Way (up the hill).
Take first right turn onto Holden,
Right onto 12th Ave. S.W.
Help keep vintage music and dance active in the Puget Sound!


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