Swing House 5th Anniversary
Gowanus, Brooklyn (RSVP for exact location)
$20, $10 afterparty, RSVP here
A classic speakeasy party in a secret Brooklyn loft, with live swingin’ sounds by vintage jazz bands, blazing burlesque divas, exotic cocktails, and the best electro-swing DJs remixing and reinventing vintage grooves late into the night.
9:30pm: an introductory dance class by Brooklyn Swings (who now do Monday night classes at the loft!). Live music until 12am by Svetlana & The Delancey Five, a 6-piece hot jazz ensemble. Burlesque fabulousness by Amber Ray and Pandora. DJ Shakey brings down the house with remixed vintage beats after, until the dancing is done.
Dress suggestions: vintage (1920s-1940s) with a modern twist, cabaret, burlesque, Weimar Berlin, classic Hollywood, classy, sassy, tailored, hats, feathers, sequins, beads. Effort required. Dress code modern-friendly after 1am for the electro-swing dance party.