26th Annual Huston-Tillotson University Austin Alumni Chapter Blues and Jazz Valentine’s Dance
Sunday Feb, 23 2014
Musicians and dancers will perform at Huston-Tillotson University’s Alumni Association Austin Chapter’s 26th Annual Blues and Jazz Fundraiser—A Valentine’s Day Dance—scheduled on Sunday, February 23, 2014, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event will be held at the Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex, located at 1156 Hargrave Street. This year’s program features a special tribute to the late Volma Overton, one of this country’s most esteemed dancing activists, in addition to a dazzling array of blues and jazz musicians such as James Polk, Pam Hart, HT Elite Combo, Hot Wax, and the Austin Community College “Big Band.” The Step N Motion group will perform dances from the 1940s through the 1990s such as hop, swing, and stroll combinations with guests invited to wear their favorite era attire as they hit the dance floor.
Tickets, which may be purchased at Eventbrite.com, are $25 pre sale and $30 at the door. For more information, contact a member of the HT Austin Alumni Chapter or call 512.472.6932.