Heritage Quay Speakeasy 7:30 pm - 12:00 am on 06/05/2017 - 07/05/2017

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Come and party like it’s 1929! Heritage Quay invite you to a unique event celebrating our British Dance Band collection. With live music, historical dance lessons and a cocktail bar (paying) there are no excuses for not dressing up and coming to dance the night away.

Featuring appearances from the Palm Court Dance Orchestra http://palmcourt.org.uk/, DJ Greg Butler https://twitter.com/gregsgreats and pianist Bruce Boardman.

FREE entry book here https://hqspeakeasy.eventbrite.co.uk. Attendees must be 18+

Event produced in association with The School of Film, Music and Performing Arts, Leeds Beckett University, and the School of Music, Humanities and Media, University of Huddersfield and the Recontextualising Ragtime conference. To find out more about the conference please visit https://www.hud.ac.uk/news/2017/march/recontextualisingragtimeconnectionsinfluencesperspectives.php