Swing Workshop in Stamford, CT7:00pm - 10:00pm
St Andrew’s Church Dance Hall 1231 Washington Blvd, Stamford
7:30 SWING BEGINNER Patterns & Footwork
This class introduces you to the style of Swing that was born in Harlem during the late 1920s and 30s. Developed and refined thru decades of social dancing, we will study the 6-count footwork and patterns that are the groundwork for all styles of swingfrom Hollywood and Savoy styles to Boogie Woogie.
The material rotates monthly, giving returning students more to learn and discover.
- Partnering (lead-follow techniques)
- Feeling the rhythm
- Adding patterns and footwork
- Connection techniques and exercises
8:30pm LINDY HOP Advanced Basic – Intermediate
This Class studies the foundation work for the Lindy Hop. We’ll expand your dance vocabulary and improve lead follow technique and connection. We cover everything from 8-count circles & swing-outs to swivels & syncopations.