Dean Collins and Jewel McGowan

February 9, 2013 8pm $25 Lake Park Pavilion -Sweetheart Big Band Dance:Join us for a romantic evening at the historic Lake Park Dance Pavilion, a beautifully restored 1930s big band dance hall. Music will be provided by the Lake Park Big Band. Dance to the sounds of Sammy Kaye, Glenn Miller and others from that era.

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Whitey's Lindy Hoppers [1935/6]. Drawn from the top Savoy Ballroom dancers as a professional performance troupe with Frankie "Musclehead" Manning becoming the main choreographer, and serving as artistic director to Whitey's business management role, Whitey's Lindy Hoppers became was the most famous performance Lindy Hop team in the world.

Lindy Hop was so named after Charles Lindbergh's flight to Paris in 1927.The Lindy Hop is an American dance that evolved in Harlem, New York City in the 1920s and 1930s and originally evolved with the jazz music of that time. It is frequently described as a jazz dance and is a member of the swing dance family.

Frank Veloz and Yolanda Casazza

Lindy Hop

Lindy Hop c.1940s (loved to watch Mom & Dad do the Lindy)


Jean Veloz and her brother Ray, lindy hopping in the 40s

All About Swing: Dance Steps and Tricks. I need to learn the move at the end!

we dance

Vintage Swing Dance Photo

Lindy hop dancers, 1940s

Lindy hop, hop, hop

lindy hop!

Swing dancing, Lindy Hop

Lindy Hop - Hellzapoppin (1941) I would like to dance like this! It's just fabulous!

1940 style. No, not Claire during the war, but Claire teaching the Hero a few steps in the alternate, reversed Outlander story.