All Hallows Blues Edition with John Dee Holeman, Bullfrog Willard McGhee, and Tad Walters – October 27, 2016

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Living Piedmont blues legend John Dee Holeman joins ace blues men Bullfrog Willard McGhee and Tad Walters for a Halloween-themed rent party – bring your blues shoes and come in costume (by request from the band!)! We’ll have some Halloween treats and, as always, feel free to bring some treats and tricks of your own, it’s always a bit of a pot luck when food is involved at RDU Rent Party. Don’t miss this event – if you haven’t heard these guys play, they are fantastic, this is a local experience that can’t be replicated!

8 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. – dance in The Lindy Lab back studio at Triangle Dance Studio and spillover into Studio 4.

Admission is pay-what-you-can with a suggested donation of $10.00.

Triangle Dance Studio
2603 S. Miami Blvd.
Durham, NC

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RDU Rent Party and The Lindy Lab present the Boilermaker Jazz Band, January 12, 2017!

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The incredible and legendary Boilermaker Jazz Band from Pittsburgh, PA will be making their Rent Party debut on Thursday, January 12, 2017!  We’ll be opening up studio 4 next door for overflow dance space and kick off 2017 right, with swingouts to one of the best swing dance bands in the world!  Come join us for the biggest and best Rent Party at the Lindy Lab yet!

8 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. – dance in The Lindy Lab back studio at Triangle Dance Studio and spillover into Studio 4.

Admission is pay-what-you-can with a suggested donation of $10.00.

Triangle Dance Studio
2603 S. Miami Blvd.
Durham, NC

The Fried Bananas – February 4, 2016

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The Fried Bananas make their Rent Party debut on February 4, 2016! All the way from Philadelphia, on their way to an event in Florida, they’re going to heat things up for you on the dance floor with some New Orleans-style swing and blues music.

8 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. – dance in The Lindy Lab back studio.

Admission is pay-what-you-can with a suggested donation of $10.00.

Triangle Dance Studio
2603 S. Miami Blvd.
Durham, NC

Soul Night with DJ Ryan Thomas, January 14, 2016

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DJ Ryan Thomas is coming back to spin some authentic soul records, rare gems and dancehall favorites, for your swinging feet!

7 p.m. to 8 p.m. – beginner Lindy Hop lesson in the Lindy Lab back studio.

8 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. – dance in The Lindy Lab back studio.

Admission is pay-what-you-can with a suggested donation of $10.00.

Triangle Dance Studio
2603 S. Miami Blvd.
Durham, NC

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Chelsea Reed and the Fair Weather Five – May 14, 2015

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Thursday, May 14, 2015

Philadelphia’s Chelsea Reed and the Fair Weather Five are returning to the Triangle on their way to perform at CHEX – they put on a stellar performance for TSDS the last time they were here, so come check out this band! Classic swing, sassy standards, and top notch musicianship.

7 p.m. to 8 p.m. – beginner Lindy Hop lesson in the Lindy Lab back studio.

8 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. – dance in The Lindy Lab back studio.

Admission is pay-what-you-can with a suggested donation of $10.00.

Triangle Dance Studio
2603 S. Miami Blvd.
Durham, NC

Rich and the Rhythm Roustabouts – April 2, 2015

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Rich and the Rhythm Roustabouts are based out of San Francisco, California and are lead by guitarist and avid swing dancer Rich Werden, who will be making his first appearance at RDU Rent Party with a cast of your favorite local Roustabouts – expect lots of guitar-driven hot jazz and swing!

7 p.m. to 8 p.m. – beginner Lindy Hop lesson in the Lindy Lab back studio.

8 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. – dance in The Lindy Lab back studio.

Admission is pay-what-you-can with a suggested donation of $10.00.

Triangle Dance Studio
2603 S. Miami Blvd.
Durham, NC

SNOWED OUT – Bumper Jacksons – February 26, 2015

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Baltimore favorite the Bumper Jacksons will return with more bacon and Oregon Trail swinging madness once it stops snowing!

7 p.m. to 8 p.m. – beginner Lindy Hop lesson in the Lindy Lab back studio.

8 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. – dance in The Lindy Lab back studio.

Admission is pay-what-you-can with a suggested donation of $10.00.

Triangle Dance Studio
2603 S. Miami Blvd.
Durham, NC