Groove Juice Swing: Swing Dancing in Rochester, NY

The Groove Juice Special

Every month, Groove Juice Swing presents the Groove Juice Special - a great opportunity to come out and meet the swing scene and dance to some excellent music! Many Groove Juice Specials are themed nights ranging from our Roaring 20s Ball to the Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball, while other times we book some of the fantastic local jazz bands for live music.

April 22, 2016: The Gatsby Gala

The Gatsby Gala is a magical opportunity to travel back in time. Guests are encouraged to dress in period style (come in your finest flapper dresses and tuxedos) and experience one of the most colorful and formative epochs in American history.

Free Charleston Lesson 7-8pm. Dancing 8-11pm.

Highlights: Performances, vintage dance films, cash bar, photobooth.

VIP Soiree: 6-8pm downstairs in the 63 room at the German House. $60 tickets (including dance, drinks, light fare, and live entertainment by Bad Gypsy) available at the door.

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Time:
7pm–11pm. Free beginner Charleston lesson 7-8pm.
Location:
The Historic German House
Address:
315 Gregory St., Rochester, NY 14620
Admission:
$12 general. $10 students.

May 21, 2016: The May Groove Juice Special with the Djangoners

The Djangoners take their inspiration from Django Reinhardt and his famous Jazz band from late-1930s Paris & London - "The Hot Club of France." The Djangoners are carrying on his legacy true to its tradition featuring Brian Williams on upright bass, Eric Aceto on violin, Harry Aceto on rhythm guitar, and Dave Davies on lead guitar.

Join us from 7-8pm for a FREE beginner balboa lesson! This is a close embrace dance with intricate footwork, perfect for fast tempos and crowded spaces.

Time:
7:00pm, Free beginner balboa dance lesson 7-8pm–11:00pm
Location:
The Historic German House
Address:
315 Gregory St., Rochester, NY 14620
Admission:
$15 general. $12 students.

About Us

Groove Juice Swing, established in 2004, is based in Rochester, NY and specializes in Lindy Hop, the original form of swing dance from the 1920s and 1930s. Groove Juice Swing offers dance classes, weekly social dances, live band dance events, performances, and dance workshops throughout the year. Staff members and instructors are passionate about all things Lindy Hop, traveling all over the world to compete against and learn from the very best Lindy Hoppers. They bring that same commitment and enthusiasm to the dance community in Rochester.

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