Join us Sunday, September 4th, 7-10 pm as DCLX presents a free dance with the Scott Silbert All Stars in the Bumper Car Pavilion! This is part of the free social dance showcase throughout Sunday, September 4th and Monday September 5th hosted by the Glen Echo Partnership for Arts and Culture.
DCLX and Gottaswing are delighted bring the Hot Sugar Band to the DC area all the way from Paris, France!
July 16, 2022 9:00PM – 12:00AM
Spanish Ballroom Glen Echo Park Glen Echo, MD 20812
$25 — General Admission – Advance Purchase $35 — General Admission – Day Of
About the Band
Birthed in 2010 and based in Paris, HOT SUGAR BAND has become one of the top-rated bands in the world of Lindy Hop. Featuring some of the finest musicians in the French swing and jazz scene, the band has performed all around the world including Sweden, Vietnam, Hungary, Lithuania, Canada, Spain, South Korea, China, Italy, the Netherlands—and now, the United States! Combining elements of the John Kirby Sextet, Django Reinhardt’s big band sound, and Count Basie and Duke Ellington’s classics, the band’s endless energy on stage has helped make it one of the most in-demand bands in the world of swing.
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DCLX is excited to announce our first band of 2022: Posey Royale! We had a blast, dancing all night long, when they last played for us back in February 2020.
Join us for another spectacular night of dancing to Posey Royale in the Spanish Ballroom!
DATE: Saturday, January 29th, 2022 from 9pm-midnight LOCATION: Spanish Ballroom @ Glen Echo Park (see on Google Maps)
This event is only open to fully vaccinated attendees and masks will be required. We will be checking your vaccine card (a clear & legible picture is acceptable) & picture ID at the door, but selling tickets in advance through our registration form below.
Posey Royale is a piano-driven ensemble that is dedicated to reviving the prolific swing orchestration of the late 1940’s. We celebrate hot jazz and swing obscurities – the ‘hidden gemstone’ songs that might have breached the mainstream jazz billboards – but missed – due to the abundant creative renaissance of the swing movement.
Register for our January 29th DCLXtra with Posey Royale
The event will be conducted according to Glen Echo, GEPPAC, CDC, and Montgomery County guidelines, so please keep an eye on Facebook for any changes between now and then. All ticket sales are final and the event will happen, rain or shine.
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We absolutely cannot wait to see all of our DCLX friends, and to celebrate with you all.