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Learn from our Dance Team members who are some of the most talented dancers on the swing scene today. Each of us specializes in the swing styles that emerged out of the 1920s – 1950s here in America. We cherish these dances and love sharing them so that they will live on and on. Maybe you’ll be part of the next generation of talent.

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Collegiate Shag: The Art of Shagging

October 22 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Collegiate Shag: The Art of Shagging with Paolo Pasta Lanna Sunday, October 22nd (3-6pm) Level: Open A basic sampling of this high flow kick dance that was all the rage in the 1930’s. Today it has evolved into a polished, dynamic social dance with creative transitions and intricate position variations. We’ll cover footwork, passes, diagonals, camel walks, double kicks, breaks aways and more! Pricing: $40 in advance/$50 Day of Register Here: http://youshouldbedancing.nyc/events/collegiate-shag-art-shagging/

Lindy Hop Advanced Concepts

October 23 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Monday, repeating until October 30, 2017

Lindy Hop Advanced Concepts & Techniques 4-Week Group Course Level 5/Advanced Calling advanced dancers! Do you want to perfect the moves that you already know? Want to make everything feel effortless yet dynamic? Are you looking to add some complexity to your social dancing? In this class we’ll spend time on the details, build body awareness, gain a deeper understanding of the music, and geek out on Lindy Hop.   Register Here: http://youshouldbedancing.nyc/events/lindy-hop-advanced-concepts-techniques-20/

Swing Patterns & Footwork

October 23 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30pm on Monday, repeating until October 23, 2017

Mondays, 8:30-9:30pm 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 this social dancing the Lindy Hop, we will explore the Hollywood and Savoy styles along with footwork of Boogie Woogie. Emphasis on patterns and footwork and the material rotates monthly, giving returning students more to learn and discover. Details include: Partnering (lead-follow techniques) Feeling the rhythm Adding patterns…

Lindy Hop Advanced Concepts

October 30 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Monday, repeating until October 30, 2017

Lindy Hop Advanced Concepts & Techniques 4-Week Group Course Level 5/Advanced Calling advanced dancers! Do you want to perfect the moves that you already know? Want to make everything feel effortless yet dynamic? Are you looking to add some complexity to your social dancing? In this class we’ll spend time on the details, build body awareness, gain a deeper understanding of the music, and geek out on Lindy Hop.   Register Here: http://youshouldbedancing.nyc/events/lindy-hop-advanced-concepts-techniques-20/

Dance Party with The Jive Aces

December 8 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Mark Your Calendar for this dance party at New York City's premier swing supper club SWING 46. On Friday December 8th, Swing 46 will feature The Jive Aces from LONDON ENGLAND, one of the most heralded swing bands in the world today. And members of the Rhythm Stompers may be performing during the breaks so stay tuned!

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