Jiving eighty-year-old DJ parties in Poland

DJ Wika Szmyt, 80, plays music at a club in Warsaw, Poland March 25, 2019. Picture taken March 25, 2019. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

WARSAW (Reuters) – Donning yellow trousers, shiny platform shoes, red lipstick and headphones, 80-year-old “DJ Wika” stands behind the decks, mixing party music in a huge Warsaw club. Instead of baby-sitting grandchildren, Poland’s oldest DJ Wirginia Szmyt packs her CDs, mixer and laptop, and heads off to spin for a packed dance floor of mainly senior citizens. “I don’t […]

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