Events

DelRay Ballroom presents The Johnny Manhattan Orchestra

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05/19/2017
Date: May 19
Venue: DelRay Ballroom
Location: 817 R Street
Ticket Price: $10
Time: 6pm Doors Open, 7pm Performance Starts
Phone: (402) 435-3344

The Johnny Manhattan Orchestra will be performing on Friday, May 19, 2017 at the DelRay Ballroom, 817 R Street in Lincoln's Haymarket. The performance will be from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The doors open at 6:00 p.m. There is a $10.00 per person cover charge at the door. For groups of 10 or more there is a reduced cover charge of $8.00 per person. The cover charge includes a swing dance lesson beginning at 6:15 p.m. Participation in the swing dance lesson is optional. The DelRay Ballroom will be set up cabaret style with tables and chairs surrounding a large dance floor. Full beverage service is available. The Johnny Manhattan Orchestra is a professional 18 member big band performing the greatest hits of the Swing Era, including music from Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Harry James, Tommy Dorsey, Les Brown and Count Basie. All music is performed in its full big band format as originally recorded. Each performance simulates a 1940's live radio broadcast from a famous New York City venue complete with Master of Ceremonies Johnny Manhattan and Vocalist Kellyn Kelly.