11 Jan 2000
|Photo by Photo by Aubrey Reuben|
Known for being a swinger himself, singer Tony Bennett visited Broadway's Swing! Jan. 9. Pictured with Bennett (center) are Swing!'s stars singer-songwriter Ann Hampton Callaway (left) and Laura Benanti (right).
A retrospective of swing music and dance past and present, the 30 numbers in Swing! represent many forms of the dance style including neo-Swing, country western, Latin and Lindy Hop. The musical revue opened at the St. James Theatre Dec. 9.