Join Edmonds Community College for a Holiday Swing Dance, featuring the Northwest’s all-female big band, The MoodSwings, at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5, in the Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College, 20000 68th Ave. W, Lynnwood. Tickets are $10 and proceeds benefit the Edmonds CC Foundation.
Festivities kick-off with dance lessons at 6 p.m. Then, The MoodSwings will get your toes-a-tapping from 7-9 p.m. with the sweet sounds of big band legends like Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman and Hoagy Carmichael. The MoodSwings, a non-profit group of musically-minded women, are dedicated to enabling female musicians of all ages to develop skills in the jazz music genre. They are renowned throughout the Northwest for their versatile repertoire of jazz, Latin and swing tunes.
Plans for the evening also include a dance demonstration and other fun entertainment and holiday activities. A no-host bar will be available. Snacks and desserts can also be purchased throughout the night.
Tickets for the Holiday Swing Dance are on sale now at 425-640-1448, online at www.BlackBoxEdCC.org, or at the box office on the Edmonds CC campus in Mukilteo Hall. Directions to campus can be found here: www.edcc.edu/campus.