Friday 19th April 2024 - 7.30pm, Main Auditorium
Duration: 140 mins
Swinging at the Cotton Club
The Lindy Hop Dance Company & The Harry Strutters Hot Rhythm Orchestra
Take a step back into 1920s & ’30s New York City and through the doors of Harlem's hottest nightclub, 'The Cotton Club'!
Introducing Swinging at the Cotton Club: a spectacular showcase of dance and music, inspired New York’s most celebrated nightclub of the 1920s and ‘30s: The Cotton Club!
A visual and musical feast, the show pays homage to the iconic Harlem hot spot, where legends like Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, and Count Basie had the crowd swinging, whilst dancers such as Bojangles Robinson and the Nicholas Brothers lit-up the stage with their breathtaking routines.
Featuring a dynamic ensemble of talented dancers, alongside the 10-piece ‘Harry Strutters Hot Rhythm Orchestra, Swinging at the Cotton Club showcases the true essence of The Cotton Club. With impeccable choreography, dazzling costumes, and an irresistible soundtrack of swinging classics, this production guarantees an unforgettable evening of entertainment.
Whether you're a seasoned dance and jazz aficionado or simply looking for a night of pure entertainment, Swinging at the Cotton Club is a show that will leave you tapping your toes, clapping your hands, and longing for more. So grab your dancing shoes and join us for an unforgettable journey into the heart of the 1920s!