Blonde bombshell will take you back to jive and swing heyday

PUBLISHED: 09:52 18 November 2011 | UPDATED: 10:15 18 November 2011

Kai's Cats

Kai's Cats


The Queen of Vintage Vocals Kai Hoffman and her band bring some jumpin’ jive and rock ‘n’ roll to the Queen’s Foyer on Tuesday November 29 at 8pm.

In this sizzling finale of the Queen’s popular Music in the Foyer evenings, Kai’s Cats promise hits from great entertainers such as Louis Armstrong, Louis Jordan and Nat King Cole in an uplifting evening guaranteed to get everyone’s toes tapping.

Led by buxom blonde bombshell Kai Hoffman, who dazzles in her vintage frocks, swinging retro band Kai’s Cats are made up of London’s hottest jazz musicians and are resident at London’s famous Ronnie Scott’s Club.

Resplendent in their black and red zoot suits, the group will be performing a winning mix of jumpin’ jive, swing and early rock ‘n’ roll with numbers like Choo Choo Ch’ Boogie, There Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens, A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square, When You’re Smiling, Frim Fram Sauce, Sway and many more.

Founded by Kai in 2007, the Cats have got thousands jiving to their beats, playing at numerous swingin’ events around London including at the 100 Club, the Jitterbugs Lindy Hop Night at Marble Arch, the City of London Festival and the Glenn Miller Festival.

They released their first CD in 2010 called Jump Jive and Swing.

Kai has also performed at the Royal Albert Hall, The 606 Club, The Jazz Cafe and in a number venues across Europe.

Tickets are just £10, or £8 for those who have booked three or more Music in the Foyer shows.

Call the box office on 01708 443333 or visit

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