Find out what our classes are all about!
Lindy Hop classes
Our fundamentals level Lindy Hop. In one block, you will get familiarised with the basic steps and movements, along with a great deal of moves used to build up the dance. After this block you are ready to take your first steps of Lindy Hop on the social dance floor!
This level is for solidifying the basics and getting comfortable with a wider range of tempos. We will greatly expand our vocabulary in this level, while mainly focussing on partner connection and strengthening our dancing technique.
Next to Lindy Hop, you will also be introduced to the Charleston, which is an integral part of our dancing.
Once you are a comfortable and confident Lindy Hop and Charleston dancer, it is time to improve other aspects of the dance. We will focus more on styling and adapting to our partners and the dancers around us, work a great deal on musicality and improvisation and will generally challenge our abilities as dancers. If you have had classes with us for longer, don't worry - we'll definitely throw in new material!
Collegiate Shag classes
Our beginner level of Shag, so no experience needed! This level will focus on the basics, on the different style variations within Collegiate Shag, and how to bring flow and ease into this fast-paced and extremely fun swing dance from the 1930's!
When you are comfortably social dancing Collegiate Shag and you are up for taking your dancing to the next level, this is where you need to be! With a high focus on technique, these classes will have you increase your speed, improve your basics and will give you a great number of moves and variations to play with.
Time to slow down and let the Blues take over! Take your first steps in the world of Blues dancing. Focussing more on movement and flow, these Blues classes will get you comfortable with dancing to very slow tempos. You will be introduced to Juke Joint Blues and Slow Drag, and will quickly be ready for your first Blues social!
With a heavy focus on improvisation and musicality, this level delves into where the dance and the movement comes from. We look at the history of Blues dancing, at what makes us move, and how we stay connected to the music. Naturally adding a lot of moves and patterns, this level is designed to improve your social dancing skills.
Solo Jazz / Authentic Jazz classes
This is our open level Solo Jazz course. We will work on body awareness and quality of movement, while looking at both historical and modern styling. These classes will greatly improve your improvisational and musical skills, which is also very useful in partnered dancing, such as Lindy Hop and Blues.