Austin Symphony Orchestra presents Swing is the Thing

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Austin Symphony Orchestra
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The Austin Symphony Orchestra presents Swing is the Thing, featuring Dave Bennett, clarinet and vocals; Julie Jo Hughes, vocals; and dancers Stephen Sayer, Chandrae Roettig, Karine Hermes, and Hunter Krikac. The concert will be conducted by Peter Bay.

The 1940s and the 1950s were the decades of dance. Swing is the Thing features four world champion swing dancers and two fabulous vocalists. From Duke Ellington and Glenn Miller, to Bill Haley and the Comets and Jerry Lee Lewis, the program highlights the biggest dance hits from those decades of dance. Guests can bring their favorite food dish and enjoy this concert in a cabaret-style setting.

Event Details



Palmer Events Center
900 Barton Springs Rd.
Austin, TX 78704