20th Century

Russ Wilson and his Famous Orchestra at the Cicada Club in Downtown LA

09/08/2018 8:30 pm

You are invited to dine and dance to the Big Band swing dance music of the '30s and '40s played by Russ Wilson and His Famous Orchestra.

Russ Wilson, "The Paul Whiteman of The 21st Century" and his Orchestra have been entertaining audiences with their vintage music for many, many years all along the Eastern Seaboard.

Tickets, dinner reservations, and more information: http://www.cicadaclub.com/show.asp?id=21213

The Wiseguys Big Band Machine at the Cicada Club in Downtown LA

06/02/2018 8:30 pm

From Swing to Swank, The Wiseguys Big Band Machine is an eighteen-piece ensemble dedicated to keeping great music alive. This Montebello, California based big band features a screamin' horn line, talented vocalists, exciting soloists and a roarin' rhythm section.

Their repertoire includes the swingin' vocal tunes of Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin and Peggy Lee, big band favorites from Glenn Miller, Perez Prado and Buddy Rich.

The Wiseguys will keep you on your feet and dancing with classic mambos and cumbias plus great dance music from the '50s and '60s!

Lizzy and the Triggermen at the Cicada Club in Downtown LA

05/12/2018 8:30 pm


The hot jazz band all of Hollywood is talking about comes to the Cicada Club for ONE NIGHT ONLY with PROHIBITION JAZZ for your dining and dancing pleasure!

Tickets, dinner reservations, and more information: http://www.cicadaclub.com/show.asp?id=21218

The Mad Hat Hucksters at the Cicada Club in Downtown LA

05/05/2018 8:30 pm

CICADA CLUB DEBUT! The Mad Hat Hucksters founded by swing dancer Morgan Day in 2015. Originally starting out as a jam band that played traditional jazz tunes, this San Diego band evolved to find their sound more in the musical style of small combo jazz bands of the swing era, with solid four rhythms and tempos most dancers expect for dancing Lindy Hop, Balboa, and Shag. In November 2017, the band released their debut album, "Swing and Jazz Music for Dancing", available for download and streaming on Bandcamp, Spotify, iTunes, and Amazon.


The Fresh Ryhthm 11-piece Big Band at the Cicada Club in Downtown LA

04/21/2018 8:30 pm

The Fresh Rhythm, a hot new 12-piece Big Band with unique and sophisticated sound with great dance music from traditional American popular music.

Dine and dance to Los Angeles' fresh new big band inspired by the genius of George Gerswhin, Nelson Riddle, Frank Sinatra, Cole Porter, Louis Armstrong, and Wynton Marsalis.

Tickets, dinner reservations, and more information: http://www.cicadaclub.com/show.asp?id=21219

Chester Whitmore's Central Avenue Revue at the Cicada Club in Downtown LA

04/14/2018 8:30 pm

Dine and dance to Mr. Whitmore's 18-piece Opus One Big Band!
Featuring his guest performers, Jazmine, Mone' Swann, Sylvia Boyd, and Greg Clayborn, along with a few other surprises! Guaranteed to be quite a fun and SWINGING show!!

Chester Whitmore, of the Oscar winning film, La La Land, returns with a big band revue of music and variety for one night only -- Take a trip back in time to Central Avenue's legendary nightclubs such as the Downbeat and the Club Alabam.

LA Shag Festival in Burbank


From their Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1689892987711060/

We are excited to annouce the first ever LA Shag Festival! A full weekend of Collegiate Shag with great live music, workshops, contests and more! All to be held at the Burbank Marriott starting Friday, April the 13th! Registration is now open, so sign up fast to reserve your spot! We are working hard to make this the biggest and best Shag Festival in the world! But for now, look at what we have in store for you!
California Feetwarmers
Candy Jacket Jazz Band
Dave Stuckey & the 4 Hoot Owls

Roaring 20s Lawn Party and Merry Go Round Dance in Griffith Park

04/08/2018 12:36 pm

From their Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/174191786646023/

Griffith Park
4730 Crystal Springs Dr, Los Angeles, California 90027
Find Tickets
Tickets Available

~ 2018 Roaring Twenties Vintage Lawn Party ~
Griffith Park (near the Merry-Go-Round)
Sunday, April 8th - 12pm to 6:30pm

Join us for a 1920's Vintage Lawn Party!

Dames & Gents - Dress to the Twenties & get ready for an action packed day!

Frank Sinatra Tribute - Pete Jacobs Big Band at the Cicada Club in Downtown LA

04/13/2018 7:00 pm

Matt Mauser and Pete Jacobs present a tribute to Frank Sinatra at the height of his career singing with The Count Basie Orchestra at The Sands hotel in Las Vegas.

Matt's amazing vocal style and Pete's genius as a conductor are a tribute to the two greats coming together to honor one of the greatest singers of all time!

Tickets, dinner reservations, and more information: http://www.cicadaclub.com/show.asp?id=21207

Syndicate content