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  1. Sub Club supremo talks celebs, fire that almost destroyed nightclub and birthday celebrationsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 15 | Evening Times

    ... origins as a club night, Mike explained that Sub Club was held in various venues across the city including the Cotton Club in 1980s. It then took over the Saturday night slot at Lucifers, and when that premises closed, it was reopened as Sub Club. ...

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  2. American Tap Dance Foundation Slates Summer Dates for Tap City 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Casel & Sam Weber, The Jerome Robbins Dance Division of The New York Public Library, Duke Ellington & the Cotton Club Girls and Boys. The second annual Tap Treasures Tour will kick off the Tap City week on Monday, July 10, offering an important ...

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  3. Atdf Presents Tap City, 7/8Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Casel & Sam Weber, The Jerome Robbins Dance Division of The New York Public Library, Duke Ellington & the Cotton Club Girls and Boys. The second annual Tap Treasures Tour will kick off the Tap City week on Monday, July 10, offering an important ...

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  4. American Tap Dance Foundation Slates Summer Dates for Tap City 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Casel & Sam Weber , The Jerome Robbins Dance Division of The New York Public Library, Duke Ellington & the Cotton Club Girls and Boys. The second annual Tap Treasures Tour will kick off the Tap City week on Monday, July 10, offering an important ...

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  5. During Prohibition, Harlem Night Clubs Kept the Party GoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | National Geographic

    Prohibition may have put a damper on alcohol sales in much of the United States in the 1920s and early '30s, but it didn't stop the party up in Harlem. The map above, created in 1932, shows a thriving nightlife centered on New York jazz venues like the Cotton Club and the Savoy Ballroom.

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  6. Up and Coming Jazz Singer and Alvin Ailey Dancer Star in Theatrical Tribute to Abbey LincolnRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Ghosts Appearing through the Sound celebrates the life, the philosophy, the music, and the magic of Abbey Lincoln: jazz singer-songwriter, actress, civil rights activist, and outspo Ken Black woman, with an evening of music, poetry, and dance. For two weekends in March, up and coming jazz singer-songwriter Kosi, accompanied by a four-piece band of world class musicians, and the extraordinary Cotton Club dancer CeCeBrownSugah, will be performing a tribute to recently departed jazz icon Abbey Lincoln at the WOW Cafe Theater in New York City.

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  7. Riverdance, Syracuse Chiefs Open House: 12 things to do in CNY this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... Frenchie Davis. Jeffrey Richards photo/Courtesy Famous Artists The closest thing you'll get to being at the Cotton Club in Harlem in the 1930s. Swing along with the jazz that defined the era in this celebration of musician Fats Waller. Syracuse's ...

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  8. Aina t MisbehavinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Syracuse New Times

    Step back into the sparkling nightlife of a 1930s jazz club in this celebration of the jazz legend Fats Waller. From Uptown to Tin Pan Alley to Hollywood, Waller's music helped define the swinging sound of the Golden Age of the Cotton Club.

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  9. Ken Bloom Wins Grammy Award for Best Album Notes for 'Shuffle Along' CDRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... CD. This was Bloom's second Grammy nomination. His recording of "Maxine Sullivan Sings Great Songs from the Cotton Club" was previously nominated as Best Jazz Vocal Album. Ken Bloom is a leading authority on American popular song and musical ...

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  10. Renowned Tap Dancer Collaborates with High School to Bring Tap and Live Music HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Arts Center and will feature four prominent tap dance artists, Hillary-Marie Atkinson (Jersey Tap Fest, NJTAP, Cotton Club, Jazz at Lincoln Center), Joseph C. Wiggan (Shuffle Along, Cirque du Soleil ), Liberty Styles (Billboard) and Charles Renato ...

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  11. Going Back to JumptownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Willamette Week

    ... part of the 1950s, before all clubs in town started struggling." A less-formal version of the Dude Ranch, the Cotton Club featured comedy and dance, in addition to excellent live jazz. "This place was a return of the jazz club in the '60s, sort of ...

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  12. Don't wait for the weekend: 8 things to do this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Watford Observer

    ... and magical musical adventure packed full of games, songs and laughter. The exhilarating dance and music of the Cotton Club is recreated by the fabulous Lindy Hop Dance Company and the show's special guest tap-dancer, alongside The Harry Strutters ...

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  13. These are the gigs you really can not miss in Swansea and Wales in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | This is South Wales

    ... shoes. Take a step back into 1920s & '30s New York City and through the doors of Harlem's hottest nightclub, The Cotton Club. The Lindy Hop Dance Company & The Harry Strutters Hot Rhythm Orchestra, recreate the club where performers included Duke ...

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  14. Swing by the Alban Arena to see The Cotton Club in St AlbansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Crow

    Swinging at The Cotton Club celebrates the music and dance of The Cotton Club - Harlem's hottest nightclub of the 1920s and 30s. Performances by Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Cab Calloway, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Fats Waller would have had the club swinging back in the day, while dancers such as Bojangles Robinson and the Nicholas Brothers lit-up the stage with their breathtaking routines.

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  15. Harlem Renaissance Swings Back To LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | New Haven Independent

    Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston greet you at the entrance to the Beinecke Library. So does Cab Calloway , conducting his orchestra at the Cotton Club.

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  16. college calendarRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2010 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... - Exploring Harlem's History and Culture.Multicultural trip to Schomburg Center for Black Culture and the Cotton Club. 8:45 a.m. Tickets on sale to public Monday. Fee. 674-8155. LCCC - Cultural Diversity Week Food & Art Festival. Taikoza, a Japanese ...

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  17. When the stylish of Glasgow cottoned on to stylish nightclubRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    SO this is what the inside of the Cotton Club looked like? I wouldn't know as I got knocked back by the bouncers. Tried to argue with them.

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  18. Ken Bloom Receives Grammy Nomination for Show and Tell: The New Book of Broadway AnecdotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Carlin. This is Bloom's second Grammy nomination. His recording of " Maxine Sullivan Sings Great Songs from the Cotton Club" was previously nominated as Best Jazz Vocal Album. Ken Bloom is a leading authority on American popular song and musical ...

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  19. Free Christmas Community Event with Olaf from FrozenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Southport Visiter

    The event, organised alongside colleagues from West Lancashire Childrens Centres and West Lancs Borough Council, takes place between 4pm and 7pm. A spokesman said: "It's going to be an action packed evening with performances from U3A, Skelmersdale Community Singers, Skelmersdale Prize Band, Cotton Club Vintage DJs and dancers from Becki Lou's Dance Studio.

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  20. Marigny Opera Ballet turns Giselle into a New Orleans storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Best of New Orleans

    Maya Taylor is a classically trained dancer. But to choreograph dance hall scenes in the Marigny Opera Ballet's new work, Giselle Deslondes , she watched videos of Josephine Baker and dancing at New York's Cotton Club.

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