New York City-based group, advancing new works in Lindy Hop and Jazz dance. Recent performances: Jacob’s Pillow, The Kennedy Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center Gala 2014. “We are thrilled to celebrate Frankie Manning and honor his memory by performing Lindy Hop
to Jumpin’ at the Woodside and Jasmine to Cotton Tail”. Co-Artistic Directors: Evita Arce & Michael Jagger; Dancers: Amanda Burton, Craig Fuchs, Ray Davis, Kristan Jackson, Brian Lawton, Michelle Puskas, Milo Saidl, Samantha Siegel, Lainey Silver, Elyse Sparkes, Daniel Newsome.
The hottest Lindy Hop performance group around performed live to the George Gee Orchestra. Ryan Francois joined in.
John Dokes and Paolo Lanna lead Shim ShamRoddy Caravella’s Varsity Syncopators Ryan Francois and Evita Arce Syncopate City and Ryan Francois at at Frankie’s Centennial Savoy Ball 2014 – Photo by Jane Kratchovil