Albany Lindy and Blues is partnering with the African American Cultural Center of the Capital District to bring in Damon Stone for a day (and a half) of Blues workshops and history. You won't want to miss the Soul Food dinner and speakers!
Live Blues & Soul (and you know we can't resist a little funk!) in the evening with Infamous Sounds featuring Neeco Piper, Quinn Piper, and friends!
Preregistration is now open at http://www.albanylindyandblues.com/abs/index.php
, or you can pay at the door if none of the packages work for you.
* Preregistration Pricing:
Welcome to the Blues Package (2 beginner-friendly workshops, Main Dance & Late Night):
$30 Regular Price / $20 Student/Senior/DFO or AACC member price
I Been Here Before Package (All Saturday events, including Intermediate Workshop)
$40 Regular Price / $30 Student/Senior/DFO or AACC member price
The Whole Shebang (Saturday and Sunday)
$60 Regular Price / $50 Student/Senior/DFO or AACC member price
We will have a limited number of scholarships available. If you're interested in attending but the price is still prohibitive, please contact us at email@example.com
1:45pm-2:45pm Intermediate/Advanced Blues dance Workshop ($15 at the door)
3:00pm-4:00pm Blues Vocabulary (all levels, beginners welcome) ($10 regular price at the door/ / $5 Student/Senior/DFO or AACC member)
4:30pm-5:30pm Connection & Partnership in Blues & Soul Dancing (all levels, beginners welcome) ($10 regular price at the door/ / $5 student, senior, military, AACC or DFO member)
5:30pm-6:00pm Open discussion & practice time
6:00pm-7:30pm Soul Food Dinner with Blues Music and Dancing history and personal reminiscences, plus spoken word performances. (Attendance is FREE -- the wonderful folks at AVillage Works will be selling plates for $10.) (In fact, they'll be selling soul food all day and all night!)
9:00pm-10:00pm Beginner Blues & Soul dance lesson (included with dance)
10:00pm-1:00am Blues & Soul Dance with live music by Infamous Sounds, featuring Neeco Piper, Quinn Piper, and friends ($10 at the door)
1am-4:30 am: DJed Late Night ($5)
If you're still in town, we're thinking a How To Teach Blues workshop. And then a clinic, because we can. ($15/ea) (Location TBA)
Albany Lindy and Blues is an affiliate of the DanceFlurry Organization, a non-profit organization promoting traditional dance and music events in the Capital-Saratoga region of upstate New York.