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4/23 – Jazz & Swing Night: Amra’s (Hot Cup of Joe)

On Monday, April 23rd, 2012 join Amra’s of Raleigh for an evening of Jazz and Swing at downtown Raleigh’s premiere Cigar & Cocktail Bar on Glenwood Avenue.

There is NO COVER to enjoy the evening–but PLEASE consider supporting the event by purchasing a cocktail from the bar. Monday night bar specials include $4 well drinks and $5 Cosmopolitans. Smoking is permitted. Multiple flat screens at and around the bar. Heavy duty smoke suckers will be turned on for the benefit of the non-smoking dance clientele.

FEATURE SET: He’s an exciting Triangle area deejay and dance teacher! He’s the mover and shaker behind Hot Club of Durham! — This Monday night he spins swing hipster hotness in the 9:00 PM feature set and brings some Hot Club magic to downtown Raleigh! Who dat? — It’s Joseph Jackson’s FIRST EVER feature set at Amra’s Raleigh!!

MUSIC: Enjoy deejayed modern and swing era jazz from 7:30 PM until 11:30 PM (or later)! for ambiance or dancing with Deejay Frankie Hagan. Stay for the late night w/Frankie and enjoy a rich blend of classic & contemporary soul, R&B, funk, blues, and more — altogether, it’s the coolest hipster cocktail for your Monday night. Make Amra’s your destination!

DANCE LESSON: Beginner Swing dancing w/Frankie Hagan at 7:00 PM. FREE CLASS.

PARKING: You can park close and conveniently on the street, or directly across the road – in the parking lot at 107 Glenwood after 5 PM.

AMBIANCE: Make yourself comfortable in a beautiful up-scale cocktail bar/premium cigar store in a setting with a gorgeous, vintage speakeasy feel. Enjoy the night air? — there’s outside seating on the patio when the weather permits. Wanna dance? – enjoy great music and a fast, dance shoe friendly hardwood floor in an atmosphere evocative of prohibition era speakeasies in Downtown Raleigh – right on trendy Glenwood Avenue – and all of this without being out too late on a work night. :)

What more do you need? – Great people, dancing, cocktails, cigars, food, hipster lounging, and so much more!!

Amra’s is bringing jazz & swing back to Raleigh!! Be a part of it!


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