Monthly Archive: August 2010
At the August edition of the bi-annual Jazz Age Lawn Party held at Governors Island men and women of all ages dress into 1920′s outfits and have fun outside dancing, eating and many other activities.
What does Jazz Age Music sound like?
At one point the band came right on the dancefloor!
Here is a vocal performance by Kristen Minski
While the band was taking a break, the gramophone DJs took over the music.
Here is a dance performance by Minski Sisters
Tug Of War
The exhibit of vintage bathing suits!
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On a hot summer day, nothing better to do than jump in a kiddie pool!
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French Tuesdays held their Full Moon Party at South Street Seaport Watertaxi Beach.
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My buddy Peter Munch was DJing at Cielo‘s weekly Deep Space party.
At on point Peter played something very vaguely resembling to salsa, so Etisha and I danced to it.
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As part of the Summer Streets event, the section of Park Avenue between 40th and 41st streets was transformed into the pool area with 3 pools made from unused shipping containers.
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Salsa dancing right in front of the Apple Store on 14th Street and 9th Avenue. This is a weekly free dance event happening in the summer. It is put together by Talia Castro-Pozo. There is a dance lesson as well which was taught this time by Maria Torress O’Connor.
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At the Water Taxi Beach they had Hustle dance night on Thursdays. Here are Sal and Mihoko dancing:
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Blanka and I performed Salsa at the Dancing Under The Stars event on the rooftop of the Bohemian National Hall.
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At Long Beach there were waves big enough to have lots of fun!
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Put on your gold/yellow sparkling bling and head down to Avenue where French Tuesdays is hosting the Gold Party. Violin performance by Sarina Suno.
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