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Harlem Swing Dance & Jazz Tour

Harlem Swing Dance & Jazz Tour

Duration:3.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is extremely rare.

About your host

This unique experience The Harlem Swing Dance and Lindy Hop/Jazz Tour is lead by Barbara Jones, a licensed tour guide. As a Harlem Jazz Dance Enthusiast and member of The Harlem Swing Dance Society team she is passionate about ALL of Harlem's famed dance history with the times and incidents that contributed to history. Equally informed with Harlem's Jazz genre and Harlem's historic Jazz dance…
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About The Harlem Swing Dance Society

The Harlem Swing Dance Society (THSDS) is the premiere non profit organization in Harlem promoting, preserving, propagating and protecting Harlem's signature cultural dance of the Lindy Hop. Our outreach is done by FYI sessions, lessons, lectures, tours, performances, workshops and more to bring awareness to forms of swing dance culture. We happily collaborate with Harlem institutions & staples.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to The Harlem Swing Dance Society. .

What we’ll do

The Harlem Swing Dance and Lindy Hop/Jazz Tour highlights Harlem’s historic dance contribution of the Lindy Hop and its famed home of the Savoy Ballroom.​ Sights and landmarks pertaining to Jazz, the Lindy Hop dance culture, the great migration will be reviewed and visited. This experience covers the Harlem Renaissance period of 1920s thru 1958 and beyond. This experience culminates with a fun…

What else you should know

NOTE: May 25th - 27th dates DO NOT have a dance class included BUT we will focus on more jazz and cultural history befitting the experience. We'll pace ourselves walking and have a blast!

What to bring

Have comfortable shoes

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Where we'll be

Besides a brief view of the Apollo you will see sights and areas critical to the climate and growth of Jazz and Lindy Hop culture. From a grassroots level you'll experience the racial and cultural forces that gave birth to rich Harlem Jazz and it's Jazz dance. Harlem's signature cultural dance is the Lindy Hop and Harlem's Jazz infused it!

Upcoming availability

Sun, 26th May    From 12:00 to 15:30.
$40 per person
10 of 10 spots left
Availability for this experience is extremely rare.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of any ages can attend.

More tips

NOTE: May 25th - 27th dates DO NOT have a dance class included BUT we will focus on more jazz and cultural history befitting the experience. We'll pace ourselves walking and have a blast!
Barbara
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Harlem Swing Dance & Jazz Tour
8 reviews
₹2,863 per person
8 reviews
₹2,863 per person