Learn the basics of the Lindy hop with Dan Newsome and Lainey Silver and practice your moves to the Solomon Douglas Sextet at at David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center on May 22, 2014.
Frankie’s Centennial Savoy Ball at The Edison Ballroom with the George Gee 17-Piece Swing Orchestra, Live Performances and a Buffet and Premium Open Bar all night on Friday May 23, 2014.
CD Release party for the new George Gee Swing Orchestra CD – “Swing Makes You Happy!”, on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at Swing 46 Jazz & Supper Club in New York.
Norm Lewis, Chapman Roberts and David H. Greer will present The Black Stars of The Great White Way Broadway Reunion: Live The Dream, an all-male tribute honoring jazz musicians Eubie Blake, Fats Waller, Louis Armstrong, Cab Calloway, Louis Jordan, Duke Ellington, and Paul Robeson, on June 23, 2014 at 8 P.M. in Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage.
Tony Award Winning Playwright David Henry Hwang Receives $275,000 Doris Duke Artist Award.