Beginners Lindy Hop Workshop

CitySport 124 Goswell Road London
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This event ended on Sunday 6th of October 2019
Admission

Pre-booking only £60 for 6 weeks, £115 per lead/follow couple.

Venue Information

CitySport
Goswell Road, EC1M 5PA

Nearest Stations

Barbican 0.31 miles

Website

https://swingdanceuk.com/classes/citysport/

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the Grand Daddy of Swing dance, a jazzy, energetic dance which was born out of Harlem ballrooms in the late 1920s & 30s Read Less

This course will focus on giving you the best possible start in learning to swing dance. Simon Selmon, who is one of the longest running full time professional Lindy Hop teachers in the world, along with Anna Lambrechts will welcome you to our fun and friendly dance community. He'll share his tried and tested methods designed for complete beginners to teach you solid fundamentals and the foundations needed to progress to the highest level. You're going to have so much fun, meet new people, and by the end of this course you will be able to dance a whole song!

No experience or partner required - singles & couples welcome!

Over the course you will learn:
6 count essentials such as the change places & tuck turn
8 count Swing Outs
Musicality
Frame
Connection with your partner
How to build a dance
Good social ethics on the dance floor

Who are these courses for? These courses are designed for people with:
No previous dance experience
The desire to build confidence to go out social dancing
A curiosity to learn to dance for a forthcoming special occasion or party
A dance background but want to learn correct Lindy Hop basics
Some swing dance experience but know they need to work on basics
Existing leaders/followers who want to learn the other role

Are you:
Looking for a new hobby/pastime?
A fun way to exercise?
Looking to make new friends?
Wanting to get in shape?
Ready to join a friendly and fun community? If so, these workshops are for you

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