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
Thu
20
Sep
Charleston/dance fitness classes
St Mary's Church Priory
Class
charleston moves, not partner dancing, exercise to music
Charleston
Easy Jive lessons
Dance Blast
Class
a very simple jive
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop, Rock n Roll
Wed
26
Sep
Charleston/dance fitness classes
Larruperz Centre
Class
solo exercise/dancing for all ages and abilities
Charleston
Easy Jive lessons, LYDNEY, Glos
Naas Lane Community Centre
Class
Learn to Jive and Lindy Hop
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop, Rock n Roll
Thu
27
Sep
Charleston/dance fitness classes
St Mary's Church Priory
Class
charleston moves, not partner dancing, exercise to music
Charleston, Jazz, General Dance Fitness
Easy Jive lessons
Dance Blast
Class
a very simple jive
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop, Rock n Roll
Sat
29
Sep
Usk dance
Usk Memorial Hall
Dance
DJ dance (Merv or Jonnie)
1940s Jive, Balboa, Blues, Charleston, Collegiate Shag, Leroc, Lindy Hop, Rock n Roll
Wed
03
Oct
Charleston/dance fitness classes
Larruperz Centre
Class
solo exercise/dancing for all ages and abilities
Charleston
Easy Jive lessons, LYDNEY, Glos
Naas Lane Community Centre
Class
Learn to Jive and Lindy Hop
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop, Rock n Roll
Thu
04
Oct
Charleston/dance fitness classes
St Mary's Church Priory
Class
charleston moves, not partner dancing, exercise to music
Charleston, Jazz, General Dance Fitness