The 5th Annual Speakeasy Soirée

presented by The Hangar at Stanley


7:30pm January 25th, 2020


Two Live Swing Bands
LAPOMPE & Jeremy Mohney Trio

Nominated by multiple publications for best jazz band on the front range as well as the winner of the 2017 Westword Music Showcase, LAPOMPE's notable performances include the Denver Botanic Gardens concert series, Vail Jazz Festival, Evergreen Jazz Festival and headlining performance at City Park Jazz.

​Jeremy Mohney is swing. He and his band's music conveys the pure joy of life through a catchy rhythm, floating Melodies and a voice for wooing any skeptic. Whether singing or playing the Sax, his knack for timing and harmony is always swinging. HE WILL HAVE YOU TAPPING YOUR TOE IF YOU AREN'T ALREADY UP DANCING.


Featured Guest
Chloe Feoranzo!

Coming all the way from The Big Easy to sit in with LAPOMPE is internationally touring clarinetist and vocalist Chloe Feoranzo. Feoranzo is a full-time member Shake Em' Up Jazz Band and has toured with superstars from Postmodern Jukebox and Asleep at the Wheel to Pokey LaFarge.


Aerial Silk Performances
by Staza Stone

Staza is an aerialist, stilt walker, hula hooper, fire dancer, and clown. Coming from a musical theater background, Staza loves vaudeville and variety. She wants to use circus as a tool to unlock the imagination through story-telling. She graduated from Frequent Flyers Productions Aerial Dance Program in 2014.

Staza can be found performing both nationally and internationally in a variety of circus extravaganzas. She tours with the bands MarchFourth and Sepiatonic, has performed aerial 70ft up with The String Cheese Incident and has shared the stage with many talented artists.


Charleston Dance Lesson
by Swingin' Denver

From 8:00-8:30pm

Charleston, the dance of the 1920’s, taught by experienced Swingin’ Denver instructors. Learn face-to-face, sweet turns, and fancy solo moves!

Swingin’ Denver is your one-stop source for all things dancing Swing in Denver.


FAQ

  • What is The Speakeasy Soiree? Is it a dance or mostly a party with some space for dancing?

  • It's a vintage party with swing dancing, live music, vintage vendors, great drinks and food, live entertainment and more! It celebrates the essence found in the great clubs and ballrooms of the 1920s-40s.

  • What is the Hangar at Stanley? Is it an airplane hangar?

  • The doors of the Hangar at Stanley used to open to a smaller runway designed for Stanley test planes. Stanley Aviation was well-known for a series of revolutionary airplane ejection scenes. Now, it has been transformed into an airy marketplace featuring restaurants, shops, coffee, beer, co-working spaces and a great entertainment space.

  • Is the event wheelchair accessible?

  • Yes, it is. Stanley Marketplace is ADA-compliant and the Hangar is very accessible.

  • When do doors open?

  • For VIPs, doors open at 7:00pm. For General Admission, doors open at 7:30pm. See you then!

  • Where is the Hangar at Stanley?

  • On the Northwest corner of:

    2501 N. Dallas Street
    Aurora, Colorado 80010

  • What is the parking situation?

  • There will be a main parking lot and a nearby overflow lot. The confirmation emails sent out closer to the event will have more info on parking.

  • What is this event? Is there a theme?

  • LAPOMPE wants an event that brings swing music and vintage gypsy jazz to the masses! Swingin Denver has a tremendous passion for the music and swing dance and wants to promote this art form. The theme is all things Vintage.

  • Is there a dress code?

  • We do encourage vintage or vintage-inspired attire from the 1920's-40's, but won't turn you away with whatever dressy attire you're sporting. T-shirts and ripped clothing are discouraged.

  • What time does the music start and end?

  • Jeremy Mohney Trio will be opening the show starting with early access V.I.P. at 7pm. And a second set at 8:30. LAPOMPE & Chloe will play from 9:30-11:30 with a set break.

  • I've read the VIP ticket description but I'd like some more info.

  • The VIP lounge will have more comfortable seating and direct access to the bar. The Early Access time is really for people to beat the registration line if that gets long. The food is being catered by Adelitas, featuring wonderful fresh contemporary Mexican food.