Mac's South Kansas City Jazz and Blues

11816 Blue Ridge Blvd, Grandview, MO - (816) 763-9400 (19 June 2003)
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Grandview, MO just east about a quarter-mile of Highway 71 exit on Blue Ridge on the north side of the road (opposite the motel).

Photos / Copyright 2003 Mike Strong - all rights reserved - kcdance.com - artfulDancer.com

Mac's South is one of the sponsoring locations for the 2003 documentary / dance competition for the Kansas City variety of Two Steppin'. To quote the flyer: ""All About Two Steppin" is a planned 90-minute documentary on this Kansas City Style of dancing. This is produced by Rodney Thompson and Stinson McClendon." The night we were there Rodney and Stinson and their crew were heavy into videotaping for the documentary.

Mac's is an R&B and Jazz club, congenial and relaxing with a good atmosphere. On our visit we felt among friends. What more can you ask? The bar area, seating areas and dance floor seemed to be joined by an invisible web of community.

Most parking is around the back of the club so head right on back. Otherwise the tiny area up front could be discouraging and the constant traffic past it is apt to mow you down. Inside the bar area is toward the back of the room, then tables followed by a dance area up front (about 12x25 vinyl tile) then in front a raised seating area and a DJ stand.

(Pictures from June 19, 2003 visit)





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Related Links to other Two Steppin Pages and Sites

Finals 2012 at Club Skyline

In The District - (KCP&L) at Maker's Mark (first-night attempt)
Steppin' on the Vine (9 August 2008)

Main Contests: 2005

Two Steppin - Finals 17 December 2005 at Park Place Hotel
Prelim #2 19 November 2005 at the Jazz Museum
Prelim #1 22 October 2005 at the Jazz Museum
Steppin' on the Vine (13 August 2005)

Two Steppin Fundraiser Fundraiser at Paseo - 19 October 2004
The Two Steppin Page run by De: http://www.manual74.com
Rodney and Stinson's Reel Images
De's Kansas City Two Step page
De Barkers Facebook for 2-Steppin': http://www.facebook.com/de.barker.7

Two Steppin 2003:

$10,000 Finals Contest: 18 Dec 2003
Mac's South: June 19, July 17 (2003)
Pete's Place June 25 (2003)
Pearls July 8 (2003)

View Two-Steppin' Pictures as a Slide Show