Swing/Rock & Roll Dance

Re-live the 40s and 50s by stepping out to the sound of Rock ‘n’ Roll Swing. Learn the essential steps of both Swing and Jive while dancing to the music of the big band era and the classic sounds of the James Dean generation. A course for complete beginners in a relaxed, social atmosphere.
PLEASE NOTE: The dances in these classes are partnered dances; however it is not necessary to bring your own partner. Please be aware that we cannot guarantee equal numbers of males and females in any given dance class.

Materials
Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes.
Shoes should be flat or low heeled and not slippery.
NO slip-ons, mules, thongs allowed.

Learning Outcomes
Gained increased coordination and the ability to dance the simple basic movements of each dance taught
Gained a basic understanding of the music used for the dance and how the speed and rhythm of the music relates to body movement
Gained a basic understanding of the skills involved in dancing with a partner and the fundamentals of leading (for the man) and following (for the women).

Please note:
All courses need a minimum number of students to run. If your course does not have enough students it will be cancelled prior to the commencement and you will be informed. For your convenience information about class cancellations or changes are made initially via email and SMS, please ensure these details are correct.

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