Festival Swing Art 2019
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th of March 2019
Duration: 3 days
In the heart of Bordeaux, for the twelfth year running, Swing Art Festival will allow you to explore the art of Swing in all its dimensions.
Based on a “Drink & Draw“ concept, the 2019 edition called “Swing & Draw”, seeks to create a symbiosis and foster relationships between swing dancers, artists, designers, local producers and the general public.
◐ THE « IN » FESTIVAL PROGRAMME / registration necessary for swing dancers
Two days of workshops in Lindy Hop and Solo Jazz with international teachers, 3 parties with live bands from two amazing bands over the whole weekend:
- Jeong Woo Hong & Crystal Lee, South Korea
- Irene Ragusini & Tony Jackson, Greece and Great Britain
- La Tasha Barnes & Joshua Mclean, United States
- Daniil Nikulin & Maria Filippova, Russia
- “The Shirt Tail Stompers” Band, UK, Friday and Saturday evening
- “The Hot Swing Sextet», Band, France, Sunday evening
◑THE « OFF » FESTIVAL PROGRAMME / Free admission
Inside and around La Halle des Chartrons, artists, painters, designers, and musicians will offer a number of shows and workshops throughout the weekend:
- Vintage designers market (clothes, fashion accessories, jewellery, hats…);
- Photo and painting exhibition with a Swing theme ;
- Jazz bands ;
- Free introduction to swing dances (Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz & Charleston)
Registration is open! https://bit.ly/2RvNOWO
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