Classes


Classes are a great way to start Swing Dancing. We teach a variety of levels and styles in a welcoming class environment! There's always a place for you here!

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Our Current and Upcoming Classes:

Get ready to swing it out!

Every class cycle includes 6 hours of instruction in the span of 4-6 weeks (either four 1.5-hour classes or six 1-hour classes). We encourage everyone to attend all classes within a cycle to the best of their abilities - to maximise your learning and to show respect for the time of those who plan to attend every class.

[Current] Beginner L4: 8-count Lindy Hop

8-count is a wonderful addition to the foundations that you have with 6-count lindy hop. This cycle focuses on the new rhythms of 8-count steps, and incorporating it smoothly into your dancing. This will create a strong foundation for you to further explore signature moves in Lindy Hop such as Swing outs and Lindy circles. This cycle is recommended for those who have taken the Beginner L1: 6-count Lindy Hop or equivalent courses.


Fee: $130/individual

$120/each if you bring a friend

Dates: Mondays

Jul 18, 25

Aug 1, 8, 15, 22

Location: 5731 Minoru Boulevard #170, Richmond

Time: 7-8pm

[Upcoming] Beginner L1: 6-count Lindy Hop

We encourage everyone (beginners and those with dance experience) to start with 6-count. Leading or following a dance begins with understanding the connection. This series of classes breaks it all down step-by-step and forms the foundation of your dance journey. If you are retaking, it's a great space for you to master the basics. Mostly importantly, it's super fun!

Fee: $130/individual

$120/each if you bring a friend

First-timers to Beginner L1 get a complimentary ticket to one of our Wednesday night socials (biweekly) at Ivan Franko!


Retake the course and master the basics for half the price!

$65/individual

Dates: Wednesdays

Sep 7, 14, 28

Oct 5, 12, 19

Location: 5311 Francis Road, Richmond

Time: 7-8pm

[Upcoming] Beginner L5: Charleston

Think Gatsby, Jazz Age and all that dazzle. Charleston will be a great friend to your dancing, helping you to kick it off on those faster and bouncier songs without feeling like your arms are turning jelly and heads are turning dizzy. This cycle is recommended for those who have taken the Beginner L1: 6-count Lindy Hop or equivalent courses.

Fee: $130/individual

$120/each if you bring a friend

Dates: Mondays

Sep 12, 19, 26

Oct 3, 17, 24

Location: 5731 Minoru Boulevard #170, Richmond

Time: 7-8pm

[Upcoming] Beginner L2: Triple Steps Lindy Hop

Take what you have learnt in L1 and take it up a notch. We will hone the connection you have created in the first class and add on new challenging and fun steps. What's more, we will be triple stepping! This will really get you into the groove of Lindy Hop. As we always say, it's going to be lots of fun!

This is a progressive cycle, please only sign up if you have taken the Beginner L1 class cycle or have taken a beginner lindy hop course before.

Fee: $130/individual

$120/each if you bring a friend/partner


Retake to learn the opposite role and/or to master the basics:

$65/individual

Dates: Mondays

Nov 7, 14, 21, 28

Dec 5, 12

Location: 5731 Minoru Boulevard #170, Richmond

Time: 7-8pm

What we offer:

Learn with and meet other passionate people!

Come as an individual or a partner, we tailor the class to your learning!

Create a special moment to share with you and your boo, and all your family and friends!

Classes involve rotating partners, it is a great way for team-bonding within your company/corporation.

Class Cycles

Class Cycles rotate every 6 weeks, be sure to keep up-to-date with

our Google Calendar and/or website to catch the cycle that you want to take!

Class Cycles are progressive and work to build a strong foundation in your dance journey,

it is recommended to learn from Beginner L1 and move upwards from there.

Beginner L1: 6-count Lindy Hop

Leading or following a dance begins with understanding the connection. This series of classes breaks it all down step-by-step and forms the foundation of your dance journey and is a great space for you to master the basics.

Beginner L2: Triple Steps Lindy Hop

Hone the connection you have created in the L1 and add on new challenging and fun steps. What's more, we will be triple stepping! This will really get you into the groove of Lindy Hop.

Beginner L3: Vernacular Jazz in Partner Dancing

Two people swing dancing is a conversation. Learn how to express yourself in swing music and dancing and to have fun with the person you're dancing with! On top of that, you will learn some awesome vernacular jazz moves!

Beginner L4: 8-count Lindy Hop

This cycle focuses on the new rhythms of 8-count steps, and incorporating it smoothly into your dancing. This will create a strong foundation for you to further explore signature moves in Lindy Hop such as Swing outs and Lindy circles.

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If you have any questions about our classes,

feel free to reach out to us!