Edmonds Community College News
Holiday Swing Dance Dec. 5 features The MoodSwingsRelease Date: November 16th, 2012
Join Edmonds Community College for a Holiday Swing Dance, featuring the Northwest’s all-female big band, The MoodSwings, 6 p.m., Wed., Dec. 5, in the Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College, 20000 68th Ave. W, Lynnwood. Tickets $10 — proceeds benefit the Edmonds Community College Foundation — on sale now at 425.640.1448, online at www.BlackBoxEdCC.org, or at the box office on campus in Mukilteo Hall.
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.
Proceeds benefit the Edmonds Community College Foundation. Established in 1982, Edmonds Community College Foundation supports access, success, and excellence for students, faculty, and staff at Edmonds Community College. www.edcc.edu/foundation
Black Box Theatre | www.BlackBoxEdcc.org
This 200-seat on-campus theater offers full service support and technology for all types of events. It offers more than 150 arts and cultural events – dance, music, lectures, plays, films, and comedy – to the community annually. This year marks the 10th anniversary of Edmonds Community College’s Arts, Culture, and Civic Engagement initiative.