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Lindy Hop Workshops

  • Victory Hall Dalston Carlisle United Kingdom (map)

A day of workshops to develop your Lindy Hop dancing with Helen and Rich. Three levels to choose from. Come along for one or two sessions and enjoy an afternoon tea dance to practise your new skills.

Description

The perfect chance to develop your dancing through different level workshops, each focusing on specific techniques and skills. Each two hour session will include breaks as needed. All lesson tickets include entry to the Afternoon Tea Dance.

Level 1 Beginner Workshop (10.30-12.30)
This lesson is suitable for complete beginners and anyone wanting to consolidate the fundamentals of Lindy Hop. We will teach the basic 6 and 8 count footwork patterns, simple moves and lead and follow techniques to get you dancing in just 2 hours!

Level 2 Improver/ Intermediate Workshop (1-3pm)
This lesson will focus on two key Lindy Hop moves: Swing Outs and Lindy Circles. To attend this class you need to be confident with your 6 and 8 count footwork and have attended at least 6 weekly classes.

Afternoon Tea Dance (3-4.30pm)
Tea and cakes, toe-tapping music and a big dance floor for social dancing. All lesson attendees may attend the tea dance.

Level 3 Intermediate/ Advanced Workshop (4.30pm-6.30pm)
In this workshop we will look at ways to improve the flow of our dancing and add some fun and fancy variations. To join this class you will have attended regular classes for at least a year and feel confident with pass bys, circles, swing outs and starting to mix footwork patterns and rhythms to vary your dancing.

Earlier Event: February 28
February of Dance
Later Event: March 5
Week 4