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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 11/10/2011

Kennedy Center Swing Festival: Learn the Moves

“Swing, Swing, Swing,” a festival at the Kennedy Center devoted to the music and dances of the Swing Era, kicks-off Friday night.
Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire in the movie "The Gay Divorcee.” (Courtesy of AFI)

Starting with a tribute to the late pianist and composer Dr. Billy Taylor, the 15-day festival will include dance lessons in the Grand Foyer. Arts Post is going to help you prepare, starting with a review from Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. Videos follow.

Winyan Soo Hoo also contributed to this post.

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