Edmonds Community College hosts holiday swing dance

Oct 31, 2012
Courtesy of: Edmonds Community College The MoodSwings will perform the music for a Holiday Swing Dance at Edmonds Community College on Dec. 5.

Join Edmonds Community College for a Holiday Swing Dance, featuring the Northwest’s all-female big band, The MoodSwings, at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5, at Edmonds Community College.

The 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 non-profit 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.

Plans for the evening also include a dance demonstration and other fun entertainment and holiday activities. A no-host bar will be available. Snacks and desserts can also be purchased throughout the night.

The dance will be held in the Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College, 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood. Directions to campus: www.edcc.edu/campus.

Tickets are $10 and are on sale now at 425-640-1448, online at www.BlackBoxEdCC.org, or at the box office on the EdCC campus in Mukilteo Hall.

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

For more information, call 425-640-1139 or go to www.BlackBoxEdCC.org.

-Edited by Beacon staff

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