Beginning East Coast Swing

Mercury Cafe - Ballroom 2199 California St., Denver, Colorado, United States

Whether it’s your first or your thousandth time, you can’t beat Sunday nights at the Mercury Cafe for their fun, energy, and value! Each week we teach the basics of this easy to learn dance plus a few moves and tricks to show off at the dance!  Drop-ins, singles, couples, families, and groups are all […]

$18.00
Event Series Poetry Slam (RESPONSE!)

Poetry Slam (RESPONSE!)

Mercury Cafe - Jungle Room 2199 California St., Denver, Colorado, United States

Poets compete for $50 and the fame/glory of a Sunday night. Who wins? That's up to the unswayable judges, who are randomly selected/pier-pressured from the audience. Had a bad day? Have a bad life? Snoozed on the sign up sheet? This is your chance to take it all out on a vulnerable, hungry poet! Or […]

Event Series After The Slam- Open Mic

After The Slam- Open Mic

Mercury Cafe - Jungle Room 2199 California St., Denver, Colorado, United States

An open mic for word sayers, nay sayers and so-so spoken word artists (comedians, singers, preachers, etc.). Open Mic starts shortly after the slam ends. Details may vary week-by-week. Sign up list for both the slam and open mic go out at 7:30. One must be present to sign up (you can’t sign up for […]

Beginning Lindy Hop Class

Mercury Cafe - Ballroom 2199 California St., Denver, Colorado, United States

This is a month long progressive series for the beginner Lindy Hopper. On the first Tuesday of every month, we start from square one, teaching the basic rhythms, footwork, and technique. So by the end, you'll have several classic moves to use on the social dance floor! Each class builds upon the previous one, so […]

$10.00

Intermediate Lindy Hop Class

Mercury Cafe - Ballroom 2199 California St., Denver, Colorado, United States

Once you have the basics nailed (we recommend taking the Beginning class for at least two to three months), hop on up to this class! Students should feel comfortable with the Swing Out, side by side Charleston, and have a few moves under their belt. You'll increase your repertoire and technique through learning classic moves […]

$10.00
Event Series F-Bomb Series

F-Bomb Series

The FBOMB (Flash-Bomb) Reading Series is Denver’s only flash fiction reading series! Started in 2013 by Nancy Stohlman, The FBomb is a monthly flash fiction reading series with rotating guest hosts and featured performers, as well as (limited) open mic slots. A beautiful blend of amateur and professional set in the quirky Mercury Cafe. The […]