About Forest of Dean Jive and Swing

Founded in 1998 by Gerry and Lyn Crossman to teach modern jive. They have been teaching Lindy Hop exclusively since 2003 with the assistance of Claire, Bev and Merv.They now teach in Lydney,Gloucestershire and Abergavenny and teach the Charleston as an exercise class in Ross and Monmouth

Contact Name: Gerry & Lyn Crossman

Dance Styles: 1940s Jive, Charleston, Collegiate Shag, Jazz Steps, Lindy Hop, Rock n Roll

Roles: Event Organiser, Dance Teacher, Regular Dance Classes, Wedding First Dance, Private Lessons

Events: Dance, Class

Main Area: Gloucestershire

Website: http://www.fodjiveandswing.co.uk/

Forthcoming Events

Date     Event Name/Venue Description/Dance Styles
Wed
21
Feb
Class Charleston/dance fitness classes
Larruperz Centre
solo exercise/dancing for all ages and abilities
Charleston, Jazz, General Dance Fitness
Class Learn to Lindy Hop, LYDNEY, Glos
Naas Lane Community Centre
Learn to Jive and Lindy Hop
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop
Thu
22
Feb
Class Charleston/dance fitness classes
St Mary's Church Priory
charleston moves, not partner dancing, exercise to music
Charleston, Jazz, General Dance Fitness
Class Easy Jive lessons
Dance Blast
a very simple jive
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop, Rock n Roll
Sat
24
Feb
Dance Redbrook dance
Redbrook village hall
medium/large size hall, sprung floor, no bar but tea,coffee etc provided big car park
1940s Jive, Balboa, Boogie Woogie, Charleston, Collegiate Shag, East Coast Swing, Jazz Steps, Leroc, Lindy Hop, Modern Jive, Rock n Roll, West Coast Swing, Smooth Modern Jive
Wed
28
Feb
Class Charleston/dance fitness classes
Larruperz Centre
solo exercise/dancing for all ages and abilities
Charleston, Jazz, General Dance Fitness
Class Learn to Lindy Hop, LYDNEY, Glos
Naas Lane Community Centre
Learn to Jive and Lindy Hop
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop
Thu
01
Mar
Class Charleston/dance fitness classes
St Mary's Church Priory
charleston moves, not partner dancing, exercise to music
Charleston, Jazz, General Dance Fitness
Class Easy Jive lessons
Dance Blast
a very simple jive
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop, Rock n Roll
Wed
07
Mar
Class Charleston/dance fitness classes
Larruperz Centre
solo exercise/dancing for all ages and abilities
Charleston, Jazz, General Dance Fitness