Swing, Baby, Swing!
Inspired by the life and times of the original Lindy Hoppers of the Savoy Ballroom — the first integrated public ballroom in the United States — Norma Miller and Dance Houston’s new musical is all about love, joy and bringing people together. Those toes will keep tapping all night as the song list includes “Swing, Baby, Swing,” “Swingin’ Frankie’s Way,” “It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)” and “Stompin’ at the Savoy.”
7:30 p.m. Thursday and October 13. Miller Outdoor Theatre, 6000 Hermann Park Drive. For information, call 281-373-3386 or visit milleroutdoortheatre.com
Who doesn’t love a good swing dancer? The style was all the rage in the 1920s through the ’40s, before eventually fizzling out in favor of hip thrusts and dirty dancing. But just like clothing, everything eventually comes back in style, especially with