March At Thursday Night Swing

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We’re back for another month of awesome swing classes!  This month we’ll be learning new choreography, exploring the classic stylings of original Balboa dancer Maxie Dorf and digging down deep into the core fundamentals of 6-count Lindy Hop!

THE 6:30-7:30pm CLASSES

THE CONTINUING CLASS: CONTINUING LINDY HOP

Choreographed Routine

Jason and Danielle have a new routine they’ve choreographed just for you to learn this month!  Be sure to come every week this month to learn the whole routine.  We’ll even have the chance to perform it as a group later this year!

-Taught By: Jason & Danielle Knight

THE EXPLORING CLASS: CONTINUING BALBOA

Fun with classic Maxie Dorf signature moves and styling

This month we’ll be breaking down and exploring tons of signature moves and stylings from original Balboa dancer Maxie Dorf!

THIS IS A INTERMEDIATE LEVEL CLASS, DANCERS SHOULD HAVE SOME FAMILIARITY WITH THEIR BASIC SET OF BLUES MOVEMENTS.

-Taught By: Joe & Kadie Pangburn


 

THE 7:30-8:30pm CLASSES

THE CORE CLASS: 6-COUNT LINDY HOP

This ain’t your mama’s six count swing class!  This class will focus on teaching students the in depth technique and partnership connection skills that define Lindy Hop.  On top of that, students will learn a wide variety of 6-count Lindy Hop movements to play with on the dance floor.

-Taught By Dean Gillmore & Kadia Scott

THIS IS A BEGINNING CLASS, NO PREVIOUS DANCE EXPERIENCE OR PARTNER IS REQUIRED.

THE FOUNDATIONS CLASS

This class is set up as a weekly drop in class meant to introduce new students to the basic fundamentals of swing dancing.

Each week in this foundations class we’ll go over:

  • Getting your body in sync with the music and finding the swing rhythm.
  • Learning the basic 6-count swing footwork.
  • Learning how to partner with a lead/follow.
  • Learning how to move around the floor with our partner.
  • 1-2 Foundational moves (these rotate from week to week)

THIS IS A BEGINNING CLASS, NO PREVIOUS DANCE EXPERIENCE OR PARTNER IS REQUIRED.


8:30-10:00pm OPEN DANCING

Then as always, at 8:30 we’ll open up the floor and have open social dancing and practice time until 10:00 with some of the best swing DJs in town spinning tunes just for you!

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