Celebrate Get Hep Swing's 20th Anniversary
The Annual Swing Prom with The Pitt Vipers featuring Sweet B
15711 Waterloo Road
Cleveland, OH, 44110
Doors 7:00 PM / Show 7:30 PM
This event is all ages
The Pit Vipers
A little big band with a classic swing sound, tailor-made for dancing with arrangements by Adam Lee.
Adam Lee is a musician, jazz historian, and swing dancer who is currently working on his Ph.D. in Jazz Studies at the University of Pittsburgh. As he specializes in swing music, he knows what it means to craft music for Lindy Hop, Jitterbug, Charleston, and Balboa dancers. Formerly he led the Beijing Big Band in Beijing, China, and the Los Angeles Swing Barons in Southern California. In Pittsburgh, he is the bandleader and musical director for the Pitt Vipers, a nine-piece swing outfit.
Brittney Caraway, better known as Sweet B, is a Denver-based jazz vocalist that has been singing professionally for the last 5 years. Brittney sings with several bands around Denver including her own band, Sweet B and Her Moonshine Gang. Brittney’s classical background and love for traditional jazz makes her a unique voice in the Jazz world. She is thrilled to get to sing with a full big band ensemble lead by the amazing Adam Lee. This will be a night to remember.
$15.00 - $18.00
Adam Lee and Brittney Caraway joining forces to present you a truly unforgettable night of swing music from The Pitt Vipers featuring Sweet B. A performance by internationally acclaimed swing dance dance champions, Alexis Davila and Cyle Dixon. A beginner-friendly jitterbug lesson with Valerie Salstrom and her first dance partner and co-creator of Get Hep Swing, Joel Plys. A photo op spot for you and your friends to show off in your prom attire. The chance to win swell prizes if you are elected to the swing prom court.
Doors open at 7:00 pm
Beginner-friendly jitterbug lesson from 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm. No partner or previous experience needed.
Live music begins at 8:00 pm with The Pitt Vipers featuring Sweet B
Crowning the King and Queen of the Swing Prom at 9:30 pm
Dress to impress in your fanciest prom attire from any era.
Thu, March 21
Fri, March 22
Sat, March 23
Sun, March 24
Mon, March 25