Frankie Manning Tribute Night @Swing Jam Fridays

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Fri May 29 Let's celebrate FRANKIE MANNING!
The lindy hop legacy that helped bring this great vintage swing dance into our time. We're paying tribute to his passion for swinging out.
WHO was Frankie? http://frankie100.com/why-celebrate/frankie-manning/ OR watch this https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m34eD21QzUw

CHECK OUT THE FRANKIE ACTIVITIES PLANNED

1. " I am FRANKIE MANNING" PHOTO PROJECT - Get ready to say cheese! Choose your favorite photo of Frankie. (we'll have several available to see on laptop at JAM). Then try to recreate it! You can pose like Frankie, even add your own creative twist. Do it solo or with friends. Just have fun with it. There will be a selfie photo area set up. THEN:
** Share your photo on social media with hashtag #iamFrankieManning – Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, etc. ** Send to the #IamFRANKIE MANNING project to include in their gallery. More info here:http://www.frankiemanningfoundation.org/programsfmf/frankie-month/iamfrankiemanning/

2. Frankie's Lindy Chorus for all - Your invited! Whoever knows it or even part of it. We'll be doing together at 10:45pm. Come to JAM and join our LC practice too . Two practices ( not a lesson - more of a run through) Bring a partner ! Practices will be coordinated by James William McGraw
Fri May 22 8:30pm
Fri May 29 7:30pm .
DON'T KNOW Lindy Chorus ? We'll be teaching the first part @JAM Int Lindy lesson at 8:45pm . No worries if you only learn [part of it - you can still join in the presentation and just boogie back to JAM Semi- circle to clap along till the end. Let's get everyone up doing whatever they can. Share the fun! Here's the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4oIPnfG9gPE

3) BIG APPLE CONTEST Originally, the caller would shout out names of jazz steps. Dancers will do that step traveling counterclockwise until next step is called out. No worries - steps will be shown in a quick intro before we start . You might hear moves like
peckin, ich, mess around, suzy Q, shorty george
spank the baby, etc. If you don’t know it, just look around at someone who does.Check out the video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LRmEa89kutE

Your Swing DJs, Pavel Tsinberg and James MCGraw

LESSONS
8:45pm
Beg Swing Lesson
Int Lindy - leanr Lindy Chorus - Part I
DANCE AFTER 9:30- midnight-ish!

Dance + lesson $15 pp
Dance only $8
Students get $2 off with ID

LOCATION
Dance for 2 Ballroom - 7528 Clairemont Mesa Blvd SD CA 92111. Parking - in front, at sides & in back of building – all four driveways access different parking areas!

See you there :) Margie

www.swingdancenow.com
www.swingsandiego.com
www.2togroove.com.
619 291 3775
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