About Swingland

Swingland teaches swing dancing - Lindy hop (also known as "Jitterbug" or "Jive") and related dances (including East Coast "6-count" Swing, Charleston, authentic Jazz and more) - through regular weekly club nights (with classes) and workshops where you can learn and practise in a fun and really friendly environment.

Swingland is run by Martin Ellis, who has been dancing Lindy hop and Jive since the late 1980s and is a former UK Lindy Hop champion.

Contact Name: Martin Ellis

Dance Styles: 1940s Jive, Early 20th Century, Balboa, Blues, Boogie Woogie, Charleston, Jazz, Jazz Steps, Lindy Hop, Rock n Roll

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

Events: Dance, Class, Workshop

Main Area: London SW

Website: http://www.swingland.com

Forthcoming Events

Date   Event Name/Venue Description/Dance Styles
Tue
23
Oct
C Jam
The Exhibit
Dance
The home of Savoy-style Lindy hop in London! - swing dance classes and dancing
1940s Jive, Balboa, Blues, Boogie Woogie, Charleston, Jazz Steps, Lindy Hop
Swingland - Lindy hop Balham
The Exhibit
Class
Learn to swing dance in Balham - every Tuesday!
1940s Jive, Charleston, Jazz Steps, Lindy Hop
Wed
24
Oct
Swingland - Lindy hop Windsor
The Old Court Artspace
Class
Learn to swing dance in Windsor - every Wednesday!
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop
Thu
25
Oct
Swingland - Lindy hop Hammersmith
The Hammersmith Club
Class
Learn to swing dance in Hammersmith - every Thursday!
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop
A-Train
The Hammersmith Club
Dance
West London's Premier Swing Dance Night! - Lindy hop classes and dancing
1940s Jive, Balboa, Blues, Boogie Woogie, Charleston, Jazz Steps, Lindy Hop
Sat
27
Oct
Swingland - Beg/imp workshop
The Exhibit
Workshop
One-day workshop - Beginners/improvers
Lindy Hop
Sun
28
Oct
Swingland - Beg/imp workshop
The Exhibit
Workshop
One-day workshop - Beginners/improvers
Lindy Hop
Swingland - Lindy hop Twickenham
The Cabbage Patch
Class
Learn to swing dance in Twickenham - every Sunday!
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop
Mon
29
Oct
Swingland - Lindy hop Brixton
Market House Brixton
Class
Learn to swing dance in Brixton - every Monday!
1940s Jive, Lindy Hop
Tue
30
Oct
C Jam
The Exhibit
Dance
The home of Savoy-style Lindy hop in London! - swing dance classes and dancing
1940s Jive, Balboa, Blues, Boogie Woogie, Charleston, Jazz Steps, Lindy Hop