Midsummer Night Swing: Adapted Tango Lesson

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Midsummer Night Swing: Adapted Tango Lesson

July 11 @ 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Free

Free adaptive dance lesson at 5:30 pm
Dance floor opens at 6:00 pm
Ticketed dance lesson at 6:30 pm
Live music led by Emiliano Messiez

Having toured the world as part of Argentina’s renowned Color Tango Orchestra, led by Emiliano Messiez, award-winning pianist of the Broadway and West End sensation Forever Tango—is made up of renowned musicians and tango legends, including Latin Grammy Award–winner Raul Jaurena. This newly formed orquesta típica makes its New York debut with a signature mix of original and classic tango arrangements, keeping dancers and music aficionados alike on their feet all night long

This evening features a free dance lesson from 5:30 to 6:00 pm that is accessible to people with limited mobility and will include seated versions of every dance. The lesson will be led by instructors from the Mark Morris Dance Group’s Dance for PD program, which specializes in creatively addressing balance, cognition, motor skills, and physical confidence through dance. All are welcome to participate, and guests are encouraged to purchase tickets to the dance floor afterward.

To learn more, read “What’s an Adaptive Dance Lesson?”

The adapted dance lesson from 5:30-6:00 is free, and tickets to the dance floor after 6:00 are $18 in advance, or $22 day-of. Participants are also welcome to enjoy the music free of charge in the park.

Details

Date:
July 11
Time:
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.lincolncenter.org/midsummer-night-swing/show/analia-goldbergs-sextet

Organizer

Accessibility at Lincoln Center
Phone:
212 875 5375
Email:
access@lincolncenter.org

Other

Audience (by age)
Adults (Ages 18 and up)
Program Image Caption
On the Midsummer Night Swing dance floor, a dancer seated on a mobility device and a dancer seated in a folding chair reach above them into the air..
Program Image Description
On the Midsummer Night Swing dance floor, a dancer seated on a mobility device and a dancer seated in a folding chair reach above them into the air.

Venue

Damrosch Park at Lincoln Center
62nd St
New York, NY 10023 United States
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Phone:
2128755374