Friday, February 22, 2013

St. Patty’s Day Swing Dance March 13 features The MoodSwings

Photo by Pierce Provonost

The Holiday Swing Dance was so popular this past December, the Black Box Theatre is bringing it back!


Join Edmonds Community College for a St. Patty’s Day Swing Dance and concert, featuring The MoodSwings — a Northwest-based all-female big band — 6 p.m., March 13, in the Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College, 20000 68th Ave. W, Lynnwood. Tickets are $15 and are on sale now at 425.640.1448, online, or at the box office on campus in Mukilteo Hall.

Festivities kick off with dance lessons at 6 p.m. Then, The MoodSwings will get your toes-a-tapping from 7-9 p.m. with the sweet sounds of big band legends like Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, and Hoagy Carmichael.

The MoodSwings, a nonprofit group of musically-minded women, are dedicated to enabling female musicians of all ages to develop skills in the jazz music genre. They are renowned throughout the Northwest for their versatile repertoire of jazz, Latin, and swing tunes.

The evening also includes a dance demonstration and other entertaining activities. Refreshments will also be available for purchase throughout the night.

Proceeds benefit the Edmonds Community College Foundation. Established in 1982, Edmonds Community College Foundation supports access, success, and excellence for students, faculty, and staff at Edmonds Community College. www.edcc.edu/foundation.




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