BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N.Y. -- The swing band The Swingaroos are hosting a free swing dance night in June at the Haymount House in Briarcliff Manor.
The event is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, June 13. The free swing dance lesson is courtesy of the Fred Astaire Tarrytown Dance Studio. The event is free and open to the public.
The Swingaroos are led by Kimberly "Miss Kim" Hawkey (vocals/ tenor banjo/ washboard/mouth "trumpet") and Assaf Gleizner (piano) and supported by a bass player, drummer, horn section and special guest vocalists. The group has performed for establishments such as the Hudson Hotel, the Art Deco Society of NY and Under St. Mark's Theatre, where they premiered their original swing music revue, "Soundies."
The floor at The Haymount House will be open for dancing throughout the performance. Reservations are recommended for this event and can be made by calling the Haymount House at 502-0080.
The Haymount House is at 25 Studio Hill Road.