About Swing Dance Leeds

Swing Dance Leeds is a professional vintage dance company providing performances and taster classes for events, parties and functions as well as higher level classes for dance schools and organisations.

Set up by Robert Shield, local dance instructor. Swing Dance Leeds specialises in vintage dancing from 1920's-1950's including Lindy Hop, Balboa, Charleston, and Vernacular Jazz.

Rob teaches several weekly classes including Swing Dance Leeds Wednesday Courses (with his wife Tina), SwingJive, Hot Charleston Weekly, Bella Balboa and Lindy Fridays as well as workshops for dance schools and events. Rob and Tina also teach at lindy hop events around the UK and offer private lessons.

If you're new to Lindy and want more info on where to learn then this is the place for you.

If you're looking to advance your dancing through higher level classes, privates or workshops then this is the place for you!

...Would you like to dance?

Contact Name: Robert Shield

Dance Styles: Balboa, Blues, Charleston, Jazz Steps, Lindy Hop

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

Events: Class

Main Area: West Yorkshire

Website: http://swingdanceleeds.com

Forthcoming Events

Date   Event Name/Venue Description/Dance Styles
Tue
04
Aug
Hot Charleston Weekly
Activzone
Class
one hour drop-in class covering solo Charleston and vintage jazz moves
Charleston, Jazz Steps
Wed
05
Aug
Fundamentals Course
The Dance Studio Leeds
Class
4 Week Lindy Hop course covering the fundamentals and focus on social dancing
Lindy Hop
Intro to Partnered Charleston
The Dance Studio Leeds
Class
4 Week partnered charleston course, starting from the basics focusing on social dancing
Charleston
Fri
07
Aug
Lindy Fridays
The Carriageworks
Class
Weekly beginner and improver lindy hop classes in Leeds City Centre
Lindy Hop
Tue
11
Aug
Hot Charleston Weekly
Activzone
Class
one hour drop-in class covering solo Charleston and vintage jazz moves
Charleston, Jazz Steps
Wed
12
Aug
Fundamentals Course
The Dance Studio Leeds
Class
4 Week Lindy Hop course covering the fundamentals and focus on social dancing
Lindy Hop
Intro to Partnered Charleston
The Dance Studio Leeds
Class
4 Week partnered charleston course, starting from the basics focusing on social dancing
Charleston
Fri
14
Aug
Lindy Fridays
The Carriageworks
Class
Weekly beginner and improver lindy hop classes in Leeds City Centre
Lindy Hop
Tue
18
Aug
Hot Charleston Weekly
Activzone
Class
one hour drop-in class covering solo Charleston and vintage jazz moves
Charleston, Jazz Steps
Wed
19
Aug
Intro to Partnered Charleston
The Dance Studio Leeds
Class
4 Week partnered charleston course, starting from the basics focusing on social dancing
Charleston