August 2017

August Level 1 Series:  Jazz Dance Grab Bag Taught by Geoffrey Level 1 classes build off the few basics you’ve learned in the Level 0 drop ins to help you build dances on the social floor. August will be drop in style instead of progressive to accommodate students leaving and joining us as the summer comes […]

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July 2017

July Progressive Series: Fancify Your Basics & Create New Moves Taught by Scott & Aliceann Join Scott Angelius and Aliceann Talley for a month of adding variations, rhythms, stylings and shapes to the moves you already know and building off of focused concepts. We’ll change patterns like send outs, underarm turns, and swing outs in new and […]

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June 2017

June Progressive Series: Charleston Taught by Jeremy & Aliceann Charleston was a dance that came out of Charleston, SC in the early 1920’s (https://youtu.be/LcnpZfsfwDA?t=81) and eventually evolved into Lindy Hop in the ballrooms of Harlem, New York after the birth of swing later in the decade. (https://youtu.be/LcnpZfsfwDA?t=110) As Lindy Hop was born from Charleston, Charleston evolved […]

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May 2017

May Progressive Series: Sugar Pushes Taught by Kemper & Kamaryn The sugar push is one of the most iconic moves of Lindy Hop. It is part of the standard repertoire of every experienced dancer and is one of our favorite moves! We will start with a basic six count pattern and teach the “vanilla” sugar push as […]

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April 2017

April Progressive Series: The Big Apple Taught by Kemper The Big Apple is one of the most iconic solo routines in Swing dancing, danced in the movie “Keep Punchin” in by Whitey’s Lindy Hoppers and choreographed (this version) by the ambassador of swing, Frankie Manning.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=trsX4GWdc94 The Big Apple had a long history as a called solo […]

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March 2017

March Progressive Series: Intro to Balboa & Bal-Swing Taught by Kemper & Aliceann In March we’ll warm things up with FIVE weeks of Balboa. Whether you’re brand new to the dance, or have taken several Balboa series already, this series will be tailored for you! Let us know what you hope to learn! We’re bringing you the swing dance […]

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