Uptown Swing with the Swingaroos

Saturday, Oct 13 2018;
8:00 PM To 11:00 PM

The Beverly, 224 Foxhall Avenue, Kingston, NY


BSP Kingston + Uptown Swing Kingston present an evening of Hot Jazz, Swing, and Dance with house band: The Swingaroos!

8:00 Beginner’s Lesson (included with cover, no partner needed)
9:00 Open-Dance with house band – 2 sets!
$10 || 18+
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"Really fun, original retro swing band...Irrepressibly cheery update on 30s and 40s sounds" - New York Music Daily
"Lively twists on old sounds" - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The Swingaroos are NYC's Midwestern-Born, New Orleans-bound, Hollywood-exploited Territory Band. Vocalist Kimberly Hawkey leads a dynamic crew of the finest in NYC's swing scene, forming a youthful, high-energy replica of a small touring band from the 20s, 30s or 40s. The Swingaroos light up the joint with award-winning vocals and savvy musicianship by artists who have appeared in person at Birdland, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Blue Note, and other top-tier establishments. Reflecting the versatility of original Territory Bands, this group is equally at home in dance halls, dive bars, jazz clubs and theatrical venues, offering a dance program and/or a cabaret set complete with vaudeville undertones. Regardless of the setting or occasion, Kimberly Hawkey & The Swingaroos delight in spreading hot jazz and joy to the hip and hungry masses with their own brand of original songs, Hollywood hits and jukebox favorites.