August

7:00-8:00pm Progressive Classes. Four classes where the material increases in difficulty. Classes are sold as a series or individually. Drop-ins are allowed at the teacher’s discretion.

Beginner: 6 count swing

Lindy Hop is made up of both 6 and 8-count patterns. This series will cover a variety of 6 Count Swing patterns & moves so you can dance all night long to any kind of song. This class is perfect for beginners. No partner or experience necessary.

Taught by: Conan & Rachel

Intermediate: counterbalance & other advanced connections

Counterbalance, stretch, and compression are all essential elements of the connection that make Lindy Hop what it is. This class will explore fun moves which require advanced technique in these advanced connection techniques.

Taught by: Jesse & Erica

 

September

7:00-8:00pm Progressive Classes. Four classes where the material increases in difficulty. Classes are sold as a series or individually. Drop-ins are allowed at the teacher’s discretion.

Beginner: The Shim Sham

The Shim Sham is a simple & fun solo jazz routine that many swing dancers learn. The routine was invented by Frankie Manning, one of the founders of Lindy Hop, and it is danced all over the world! This class is a great introduction to solo jazz, and it’s perfect for beginners.

Taught by: Savannah

Intermediate: The Big Apple

The Big Apple is a famous solo jazz routine which was choreographed by Frankie Manning and performed in the movie Keep Punching. The routine includes a wide vocabulary of solo jazz moves, and is performed all over the world. This routine is essential for Intermediate & Advanced dancers!

Note: This is a 5 week series!

Taught by: Jamica & Rachel

 

September 30th

7:00-8:00pm Specialty Classes. On occasion, we offer single classes that explore another dance style, fun moves, or complex techniques. Classes are sold individually.

Beginner: INTRO TO BLUES

Blues dancing is a historically black dance that evolved before and alongside swing dancing. Blues features many distinct idioms which relate to different regions and types of music. This taster class will explore some fundamentals of Blues dancing — and we’re sure you’ll want to learn more afterwards! This class is taught by local Blues community leaders.

Taught by: Emily & TBD

 

EVERY WEEK

8-8:30pm. Drop-in classes are offered every week, and every dancer is welcome regardless of their level.

FREE Beginner Lesson

Join us every week for a free beginner lesson! No partner or experience needed.

Guided Practica

A teacher will be on staff to answer questions or give advice. This is less structured than a regular class, and it’s a great time to work with peer dancers, practice new-to-you material, and get personal feedback.

 
 

Schedule & Pricing

 
 

Progressive CLASSES

7:00 - 8:00pm

  • $60 General Admission / $48 for Students & Sponsors

  • $20 for Individual Lesson / $15 for Students & Sponsors

  • Beginner & Intermediate classes available; no partner required!

Purchase of a progressive class includes admission to the evening social dance(s). No pre-registration is necessary.

Beginner’s LessoN

8:00-8:30pm

  • Free with admission to the dance! No partner or experience required.

GUIDED PRACTICA

8:00-8:30pm

  • Free for Students, Sponsors, and Progressive Class Students!

  • $5 to drop-in as General Admission

Dance

8:30-11:30pm

  • $9 General Admission / $7 for Students & Sponsors