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Save the Last Dance for Me
Roomful of Blues
Plays the Music of Doc Pomus

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 6:30 PM
Damrosch Park

Dance Floor Opens at 6:00
Dance Lesson at 6:30
Live Music at 7:30

Style: Jump Blues, Rhythm and Blues, Rock ‘n’ Roll

Dance Instructor: Paolo “Pasta” Lanna teaches Lindy Hop

DJ: Phast Phreddie the Boogaloo Omnibus

Even if you don’t know Doc Pomus by name, you know the songs of one of the most brilliant songwriters of the early rock ‘n’ roll era, including “Lonely Avenue,” “Viva Las Vegas,” “This Magic Moment,” and the iconic “Save the Last Dance for Me.” Pomus helped Roomful land its first record deal, and tonight it pays tribute in the first set, and showcases its own signature jump-blues goodies in the second set.

Special dance performance by American DanceWheels Foundation

As this is a dance event, there is no seating.

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