Lincoln Center

FREE FRANKIE 100 EVENTS AT LINCOLN CENTER
Presented in association with Midsummer Night Swing

Frankie 100 is proud to partner with Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts to bring you special FREE public programming to commemorate Frankie Manning’s Centennial!

Thursday – May 22, 6:00pm-10:00pm
Free Beginner Dance Lesson and Swing Dancing to Live Music!

David Rubenstein Atrium
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
Broadway between 62nd and 63rd Streets

PUBLIC EVENT: Free dance in the Atrium
A Target Free Thursday Event, generously underwritten by Target
Free Beginner Swing Dance Lesson with Lainey Silver and Dan Newsome followed by live music with the Solomon Douglas Sextet!

6:30 Beginner Swing Dance Lesson with Lainey & Dan
7:30 Solomon Douglas Sextet
8:30 Band Break with DJ Michael Milazzo and Lindy Hop dance performance by Lainey & Dan
9:00 Solomon Douglas Sextet

FRIDAY – May 23, 2:30 p m – 5 :30 pm
Frankie 100 Film Festival!

New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center
Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
Bruno Walter Auditorium
111 Amsterdam Avenue

PUBLIC EVENT: Swing: The Revival
Documentaries Call of the Jitterbug (1989) and Never Stop Swinging (2009) provide an up-close and personal view of Frankie Manning and are sure to put you in the mood to dance.

Two showings: 2:30 and 4:00 pm

Seating is limited.   Available on a first-come, first-served basis.

SATURDAY – May 24, 11:00am-6:00pm
Free Family Swing Dance Day!

David Rubenstein Atrium
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
Broadway between 62nd and 63rd Streets

PUBLIC EVENT: Free Family Swing Dance Day – learn and explore
Lindy Hop, the original swing dance, with free dance lessons, presentations, performances and live music- fun for children and the whole family. Informal dance lessons in the morning will be followed by a swing dance presentation with Adam Browzowski (creator of Harlem Swings!). A children’s performance kicks off the rest of the afternoon followed by open social dancing.

11:00 Free swing dance lesson for children and families with Valerie Salstrom
12:00 Free swing dance lesson for children and families with instructors from Dancing Classrooms
12:45 Children’s performance
1:00 Open dancing
2:30 Presentation: Lindy Hop: A Dance History for Youth, with Adam Brozowski
3:30 Open dancing with DJs Rob Moreland and Mike Thibault