Do you love listening to ’50s & ’60s music and just can’t hold your feet still? Or have you never really danced before? Florida Swing Dancing Club is proud to announce its first ever ’50s & ’60s Night, in coordination with the Hippodrome theater in downtown Gainesville. This event is $5, for lessons, dancing, and venue. Coming with a dance partner is not necessary and no prior dance experience is required. Dressing up is highly encouraged!
Beginner – Lindy Hop 6 count: Zack Buchillon & Kaileah Blazek
Our DJ will be: James Jordan
Lesson begins at 8:00 p.m., and social dancing starts at 9:00 p.m.!
Parking is available in the parking lot directly east of the theater building as well as the parking lot for the nearby courthouse.
The Hippodrome Theatre is proud to partner with the University of Florida School of Music to bring the Hippodrome Jazz Series to the Hipp Lower Level starting Monday, September 10, 2018. Doors are at 7:00 p.m. and the music is from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
The Hippodrome Jazz series presents a range of jazz musicians who will play select Mondays and Thursdays through the months of September, November and October 2018.
“We are so excited about this collaboration to showcase some of Gainesville’s rising jazz stars and local jazz legends,” Scott Wilson, UF associate professor of jazz, said. “The Hippodrome jazz series will feature Brazilian jazz, Cuban jazz, Rhythm and Blues, New Orleans jazz, Gypsy Jazz, Hard Bop and Bebop.”
As a centerpiece of culture in downtown Gainesville, the Hippodrome Theatre is proud to host such talented musicians at the Lower Level and hope that when people think jazz, they come to the Hipp.
Location: The Hippodrome Theatre Lower Level. The entrance is on the East Side of the theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place, Downtown Gainesville, 32601.
Monday, November 19th – GREG SNIDER GROUP