Saturday, March 03, 2012

Party at Saddleback like its 1940 with Big Band Style Swing Music

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Mission Viejo, CA –  Joey Sellers and the 17-piece Saddleback College Big Band playing swinging music from the 1940’s is coming to Saddleback  on Friday, March 23rd at 7:00 p.m. in the Saddleback College Student Services Building, Room 212. courtesy of the Angels for the Arts.

In addition, there will be vocal numbers and a couple of entertaining swing dance performances by the Saddleback College dance students, choreographed by Marji Himes.  The festivities will include beer, wine, appetizers, taxi dancers, opportunity drawings and other surprises of the era. Also don’t forget to wear your 40’s style attire.

This affordable event is only $25 each or you can pal up with your favorite dance partner or friend and purchase two tickets for $40. If you don’t have a dance partner, $1 per dance taxi dancers will be available. Proceeds go towards scholarships for Saddleback students in the Arts.
Tickets can be purchased by calling (949) 582-4656 (noon-4 Tues.-Sat) or online at
Saddleback College is located at 28000 Marguerite Pkwy in Mission Viejo.  Enter the campus at the College Drive Entrance (nearest Mission Hospital) off Marguerite Parkway.  After entering the campus, turn right on College Drive West and park in Lot 9 on your immediate left. A free tram will also be available near the handicapped parking area in Lot 9  so you can save your dancing feet!  Enter the Student Services building on the first floor and take the elevator or stairs to the second floor.
The Angels for the Arts at Saddleback College is a fundraising and support organization for the Performing and Visual Arts at Saddleback College.  Angel members donate their time and talent t6o raise funds and assist with a variety of arts events on the campus.  The group is led by a volunteer advisory board of directors.  Angel members believe in the importance of offering a full spectrum of arts to the community, with the college as the focal point.  These events bring together Orange County residents from all walks of life for the purpose of enlightenment, entertainment and inspiration.  The Angels for the Arts provide support for scholarships for students in the visual and performing arts, Saddleback Civic Light Opera, MainStage Kids Children’s summer program, master classes with professional artists, hospitality for guest artist performers and crew, enhancement for arts patrons such as the tram and an annual fundraiser.

Located in Mission Viejo, Saddleback College provides quality higher education and training to the greater south Orange County community.  Having served more than 500,000 students since 1968, Saddleback College offers over 300 degree and certificate programs to help students reach their personal, career, and educational goals.  For more information, please visit and for Fine Arts information, please visit 

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