The Canonbury Caper - 8pm 7.30pm until 11.30pm
On Tuesday 11 March 2014
The Canonbury, 21 Canonbury Place, London. N1 2NS (map)
New-fashioned bar ~ Gastro restaurant ~ Hot Dance ~ Free admission
The Silver Ghosts: 1920s-40s swing septet + guest swing DJ + Have-A-Go swing dance lesson from Tv & film dance coach Rosaria!
Swingin' good times 2nd Tuesday every month! A dance space on a great floor for swing dance (5 to 10 couples), or just sit and listen while enjoying gastronomic satisfaction & tasty tipples. Relax, entry is free.. all we suggest is a £3 'hat' donation (afterall would you get all this from a jukebox for £3?).
"What a delightful and dazzling night out", 5 stars
- Music-News.com ( www.goo.gl/ERPei )
Have-A-Go Swing Dance Lesson!
Early in the eve. there will be a novice dance lesson in the beautiful function room with Rosaria, choreographer for stage, TV and film (suggested £5 donation). Take a lesson so you can join the dancefloor revelry throughout the evening!
The Silver Ghosts will perform a mix of high spirited winners together with songs that you're sure you've heard before, but then you're not quite sure adding two or three familiar faves for your listening pleasure.
The chic, capacious establishment offers satisfying yet unpretentious fare À la carte, and with a range of fine wines, European ales, popularly priced cocktails plus free admission (£3 'hat' donation suggested), you will not be disappointed.
À la Carte:
Cocktails & Champagne:
The CakeWalk Café - from 7pm 7.00pm until 11.30pm
On Wednesday 12 March 2014
Passing Clouds. (map)
A Bohemian Haven ~ Hot Food ~ Hot Dance
£4 at door
Free to attendees of prior dance class downstairs
Doors open 7pm
1st set 9pm
A bohemian haven...
Hot Food ~ Hot Dance ~ Hot Swing
8pm the extraordinarily talented Ewan Bleach on piano, clarinet and saxophone.
9pm A different swing band every Wednesday, guest spotting Ewan Bleach
1 Richmond Road, Dalston E8 4AA
Behind the Haggerston Pub.
Overground: Dalston Kingsland / Dalston Junction