Friday, October 24, 2008

John Benitez and "Hot, Hot, Feet!" at Flushing Town Hall

This Week at Flushing Town Hall
John Benitez Latin Jazz Explosion
Saturday, 10/25, 8:00 PM
Tickets: $25 / $20 Members / $10 Students
"Mr. Benitez, with his rock-solid groove, it the best new Latin jazz bassist in the city, great at using the fewest possible notes to maximum swing potential." Ben Ratliff, New York Times
Grammy winning bassist and composer John Benitez is a veteran musician who has performed with Eddie Palmieri, Tito Puente, Hilton Ruiz and Mongo Santamaria, and in jazz festivals throughout Europe, South America, Turkey and Jordan. His music encompasses the best elements of Latin music, Salsa, Mambo, Plena and Latin jazz.

Hot, Hot, Feet! (Ballet Hispanico School Ensemble)
Saturday, 10/25, 1:00 PM
Tickets: Adults - $10 / $8 Members; Children $6 / $4 Members
"Feisty, elegant dancing" -The New York Times-
"A force in arts and culture" -The Village Voice-
Turn up the heat during our Latin Festival with the dancers of Ballet Hispanico School Ensemble and have fun mastering the meringue and salsa. BHSE will finish the lesson with a short dance performance before joining you on the floor as everyone tries out their new moves. School group performances available on 10/23, Call (718) 463-7700 x 239.

For more information, please visit or call (718) 463-7700 x 222
Upcoming in November
Queens Jazz Trail Tour, Saturday, 11/1, 1:00 PM
Halloween - Remixed,Saturday, 11/1, 2:00 PM, FREE
Cuartetango String Quartet, Sunday, 11/2, 2:00 PM
Intimate Jazz - Pamela Hamilton, Friday, 11/7, 8:00 PM
Make Your Move with GALUMPHA, Sunday, 11/16, 10:30 AM
GALUMPHA, Sunday, 11/16, 2:30 PM
Studio Visits, Wednesday, 11/19, 2:00 PM
Headliner Jazz- NEA Jazz Masters, Friday, 11/21, 8:00 PM
Salon Sunday, Sunday, 11/23, 2:00 PM

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