Dancing in Bryant Park: Motown
June 11, 2014
6:00pm – 8:30pm
A social dance party after work — featuring popular dance instructors plus an incredible band each week — hosted and produced by Talia Castro-Pozo. Salsa, Swing, Tango, and much more. From novices to experts, all are welcome.
Dancing with live music: 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Pete Brown and The Rhythm Dogs
Monique Sorel, vocal
Karl Dixon, vocal
Elsa Cornish, vocal
Eric O'Neal, vocal
Jeff Newel, sax
George Naha, guitar
Willa Bassen, keys
Peter Brown, bass
Joe Damone, drums
Lesson: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Marielys Molina and Rickey Tripp from Motown The Musical on Broadway
Pete Brown and The Rhythm Dogs, a grooving high-energy group that includes established musicians who have played all over the world, plays Motown, Soul, Swing, Rock, Reggae, and Contemporary Dance Music.
Marielys Molina has performed on Broadway in Come Fly Away, Sweet Charity, and on the national tour of Swing.
Rickey Tripp has performed on Broadway in In the Heights, and is a choreographer and dance teacher across the country.
DJ and Sound by Victor "Woody" Andujar