Class Information – Thursday

New courses starting October 5th, see details below.


Timetable

TIMES 7.30 p.m. – 8.40 p.m. 8.50 p.m. – 10 p.m.
THURSDAYS

4 weeks

(Oct 5 – Oct 26 )

Level 1 –Lindy Hop, an Introduction

for Complete Beginners/Beginner Plus

Level 2 – Charleston Essentials with a pinch of Lindy

for Improver/Intermediate dancers


@7.30 Level 1: Lindy Hop, an Introduction

What: This course will teach you how to dance with another person in a lead/follow relationship to Swing Jazz music. You will learn Swing and Lindy Hop Rhythm and Shapes including; Closed Basic, Promenades, Promenots, and the Butterfly. This will be a good introduction to Lindy Hop, the main style of Swing in which we specialise.

Have a look at this clip from the documentary “Spirit Moves”, showing some of the original dancers in action at the Savoy in Harlem.  

Who: This course is for those who are new to Swing dancing, and those who have taken our previous “Gettin’ in the Groove” course.

Price: See Below.

Venue: Cork County Cricket Club 

 


@8.50 Level 2 – Charleston Essentials with a Piinch of Lindy 

What: We will be learning shapes such as; Basic Charleston, Charleston Circles, Airplane Charleston and Kick Through Charleston. We will also be reviewing some Swing Outs and Circles, and mixing Lindy Hop and Charleston.

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Who: This course is for those who have done Level 2 previously, as well as those who have done at least 3 months of classes or equivalent. If you have done the previous Lindy Hop Essentials course this would be perfect for you.

Price: See Below.

Venue: Cork County Cricket Club 


Pricing:

  • €35 per person for a 4-week course. (€50 for two 4-week courses)
  • €60 *Couple Special* per couple for a 4-week course. (Leader and Follower registering together)
  • €12 drop in rate per class.
  • €15 drop in rate for 2 classes in the one week.