Roberta Donnay & the Prohibition Mob Band at The Woodchopper’s Ball
June 14, 2022 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Roberta Donnay & the Prohibition Mob Band
“[Roberta Donnay’s] engagement with the lyrics, her supple sense of time and her soulful, little-girl timbre remind you of Billie Holiday.” -Mike Zwerin, International Herald Tribune. Roberta Donnay & the Prohibition Mob Band present a modern take of the hot swingin’ jazz and sultry blues of the 1920s and ’30s that will make you want to dance all night!
The Woodchopper’s Ball, San Francisco’s swing hot spot, is a weekly Tuesday night swing dance event held at the historic Verdi Club in San Francisco’s Mission district. Named after the classic 1939 swing tune by the Woody Herman Orchestra (and their biggest hit!), it features monthly classes, a full bar (21+ only), and a dance party with a drop-in lesson and the largest variety of live swing dance music in town!
* LIVE MUSIC DANCE PARTY, 9:00-11:30pm, with a different band each week! $10 admission, all ages. Includes a drop-in Basic Swing dance lesson (9:00-9:15pm), perfect for complete beginners (no partner required)!
* FULL BAR & LOUNGE, 7:30pm-closing (21+ only)! Enjoy a classic cocktail in the swanky vintage bar and lounge!
* 2,500-SQ-FT DANCE FLOOR: Large, beautiful, hardwood dance floor with plenty of room to swing out!
* JUNE (4-week) LINDY HOP, BALBOA, and COLLEGIATE SHAG monthly class series start tonight, 7:00-10:00pm. Single Monthly Class drop-in: $25/person/week (includes Dance Party!), no partner required.
EVENING SCHEDULE: 6:30pm: Doors Open 7:00-8:00pm: Monthly Int Lindy Hop & Collegiate Shag Fundamentals Classes 7:30pm-closing: Full Bar Open (21+ only) 8:00-9:00pm: Monthly Beg Lindy Hop & Balboa Fundamentals Classes 9:00-9:15pm: Drop-In Basic Swing Dance Lesson 9:00-10:00pm: Intermediate Balboa Class *NEW* 9:00-11:30pm: Live Music Dance Party