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Prohibition Swing Night

$12/15

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Date:
September 28
Time:
7:30 PM
Cost:
$12/15
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Venue

The Hook and Ladder Theater
3010 Minnehaha Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55406 United States
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Website:
http://thehookmpls.com

Prohibition Swing Night

Featuring The Mississippi Hot Club and The Gentlemen’s Anti-Temperance League
Friday, September 28
at The Hook and Ladder Theater
Doors 7:30pm :: Lessons 8pm :: Music 9pm :: 21+
Swing Dance lessons at 8pm with DJ Kelsey
$9 Early Bird / $12 Advance / $15 Day of Show

An evening of Prohibition-era swing and Gypsy Jazz with Mississippi Hot Club and The Gentlemen’s Anti-Temperance League. Swing dancers and 1920s-30s costumes welcome.Come early for swing dancing lessons at 8pm!


Mississippi Hot Club – 9pm
Staying true to the 1930s hot club sound, MHC also expands the scope of gypsy jazz with a healthy spread of modern twists. During a live set, you can expect them to play everything from romantic ballads to European folk music to American jazz to Nintendo anthems and science fiction themes. This troupe is sure to get you swinging with their virtuosic style and expert arrangements.

The Gentlemen’s Anti-Temperance League – 10:30pm
The Gentlemen’s Anti-Temperance League is a string quartet that brings the smoky rhythms and sizzling leads of Prohibition swing into the 21st century.