16 Sunday / June 16, 2013

‘Swing!’ The Musical

02:30 pm
Lee Norvelle Center of Theatre and Drama, 275 N. Jordan Ave.

June 12-15, 18-22, and 25-29 all at 7:30 pm.
June 16, 23, and 30 at 2:30 pm.

http://www.indiana.edu/~thtr/productions/2013/swing.shtml

“Two thirds rhythm and one third soul.” That’s how Fats Waller defined the uniquely American form of popular music and dance known as “swing.” Requiring only joyful enthusiasm and a ready partner, swing exploded out of pre-war Harlem’s hotbed of youth culture and swept the world. It shattered ethnic and cultural barriers, generating specialty styles such as Jive, Swing, Lindy Hop, West Coast Swing, and Hip-Hop Swing. Swing! celebrates this remarkable diversity to the beat of the most exhilerating songs of the period. But as this enthralling song-and-dance show makes abundantly clear, swing was never a time or place—it has always been a state of mind!

Cost: Public: $25.00 Student: $15.00

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