March 26th
The Breakaway’s
3-Year Anniversary!

featuring live music by

Nirav Sanghani’s Pacific Six featuring Josh Collazo

 at lake merritt dance!
 

 

Come dance with us!

We're celebrating our THREE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY! Three years of amazing classes, teachers, djs, live bands, volunteers, and dancers - so it's gonna be big! We'll have a raffle, photo booth, and a photographer to capture the magic of the evening as we dance to live music from Nirav Sanghani's Pacific Six ft. Josh Collazo.

Taster Class | 8:30pm - 9:30pm: First time with us? Join the Taster Class at 8:30 pm, it’s included with your admission. This 1-hour class is designed to give you the basic steps so that you can start dancing and having fun on the dance-floor right away. No partner required.

Live Band | 9pm-11:30pm: Live music and social dancing featuring Nirav Sanghani’s Pacific Six ft. Josh Collazo.

 

 

 

About the band:
Led by Nirav Sanghani, the Pacific Six play tight arrangements of early jazz and swing tunes for dancers and more. Their repertoire includes transcriptions of small group swing recordings by Benny Goodman, Roy Eldridge, and Coleman Hawkins, alongside adaptations of big band numbers from Chick Webb and Count Basie. Listen to them here!

Josh Collazo is a Los Angeles based drummer who specializes in playing 1930's/40's jazz and swing. In addition to drumming, Josh has been writing and arranging original jazz compositions for his own group - the Candy Jacket Jazz Band.