October

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.

Series Cost: $60 for General Admission / $48 for students & sponsors
Individual Class Cost: $20 for General Admission / $15 for students & sponsors

Beginner: Lindy Hop

Lindy Hop is a Black American Dance born in Harlem in the 1930s. This partner dance is fun & accessible for all people, regardless of age or skill. In this month series, you’ll learn the basic steps & techniques, as well as fun turns & moves to keep things interesting. No partner or experience needed.

Taught by: Kyle & Cari

Intermediate: Fancy Moves

This class will cover new moves & variations that will take your Lindy Hop to the next level. You will learn the technique & connection required to make these moves happen, which will improve your overall dancing. Students should be comfortable with the basics of Lindy Hop (6 count basics, 8 count basics, and common turns) and Charleston (8 count basic, side by side, hand-to-hand).

Taught by: Jesse & Erica

 

November

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.

Series Cost: $60 for General Admission / $48 for students & sponsors
Individual Class Cost: $20 for General Admission / $15 for students & sponsors

Beginner: Charleston

Charleston is an energetic dance which evolved in the 1920s in response to the popularity of jazz music. This class will focus on the partnered aspects of Charleston, which is particularly useful for more up-tempo songs. You’ll learn the basic move, as well as various moves & variations to dance with your partner all night long.

Taught by: TBD

All Levels: blues dancing

Blues dancing, much like swing dancing, is a genre of dances created within the African American. In this series of classes, we'll be exploring various blues idiom dances that were done in the same Black and mixed ballrooms as the Lindy Hop and to some of the greatest swing bands. We'll cover line of dance as well as area dances, and teach you everything you need to know to dance with confidence and style.

Taught by: Damon & Kelsy Stone

 

EVERY WEEK

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

Cost: Free with admission to the dance

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

A progressive class series covers one general topic over the course of 4 weeks. Each week’s material builds on the previous week. Show up at the beginning of each month to make the best of the experience. Students can drop in to a single class mid-month with the teacher’s permission.

Cost:

  • $60 General Admission / $48 for Students & Sponsors (all 4 classes)

  • $20 for Individual Lesson / $15 for Students & Sponsors (1 class)

  • Beginner & Intermediate classes available; no partner required!

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

Beginner’s LessoN

8:00-8:30pm

The beginner’s lesson is perfect for anyone who is brand new to swing dancing. This lesson typically covers 6 count swing (sometimes known as East Coast Swing). Students learn the basic and a few moves. This class repeats every week, and no experience is required.

  • Free with admission to the dance!

  • No partner or experience required.

GUIDED PRACTICA

8:00-8:30pm

The Guided Practice is a half-hour block of time where students can get help from teachers. Students often work on the material they’ve learned in class, but the practice is open to anyone — come prepared with a question, and spend some time practicing your dance.

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

  • $5 to drop-in as General Admission

Dance

8:30-11:00pm

The dance is a public social time where anyone can join us to enjoy music, company, and social dancing.

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