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    Rhythm & Blues & Shoes

    Take it Away Dance Productions

    219 W. Rittenhouse Street, Philadelphia, PA 19144
    • Saturday May 20th 2017, 5:00pm to 6:30pm
    • Saturday May 20th 2017, 8:00pm to 9:30pm
    Rhythm and Blues and Shoes (Part 1) is about the swing shifts that evolved in jazz music and tap dance from 1945-1955. We embody the evolution of jazz blues from bebop to hard bop and observe the impact that these shifts had on American tap dance. This concert features the music of Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins, Bobby Timmons, Art Blakey, Wayne Shorter and original compositions by Pamela Hetherington.

    Choreography and direction: Pamela Hetherington
    Music director: Jon Katz
    Performed by: Take It Away Dance
    Accompaniment by the Jon Katz Quartet (Jon Katz-saxophone, James Santangelo-piano, Nick Krolak-bass, Gusten Rudolph-drums).
    not wheelchair accessible
    $15 - $18
    Pamela Hetherington

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