Swing Dance Beginners Course
Class run by Jazzmad
Tuesday 20 February 2018 In Past
Learn to swing dance from scratch with the ultimate beginners course! No partner needed.
Dance Styles: 1940s Jive, Lindy Hop
Ticket Options: Ticket Only (Prebooking essential)
Learn how to swing dance from scratch, with the ultimate 12-week beginners program created by world champion Sharon Davis. No experience needed, no partner needed.
LENGTH: 12-week course, 90 minute classes
DATES: Every Tuesday from 9 January to 27 March 2018
INSTRUCTOR: Sharon Davis
COST: £180 per person
LOCATION: Academy Studios, 15 Pratt Mews, Camden NW1 0AD
DANCE STYLE: Swing Dance | Lindy Hop | Jitterbug
Learn the original swing dance from the 1930s and 1940s, called the Lindy Hop! It's a partner dance that is upbeat, social and a lot of fun! Lindy Hop was born in New York in the late 1920s and became a worldwide dance craze during the swing era. It's having a huge revival around the world now, and London is one of the best cities in the world to dance it in! Swing dancing is done to big band swing music, it's irresistibly toe-tapping!
Sharon Davis is a world champion Lindy Hopper and the director of the European Swing Dance Championships. She has taught Lindy Hop all around the world, from Australia to Sweden, Argentina to Korea, for the past decade. She has created this ultimate 12-week beginners course to give you the best possible introduction to the dance. A very special and completely unique course!
Sharon is a passionate teacher and her enthusiasm is infectious. You are guaranteed to leave this course addicted to swing!