Tuesdays at the Fed in 4-week series, starting the first week each month.
FEBRUARY CLASSES began on Tuesday, February 7.
MARCH CLASSES will begin on March 7.
NOTE TO NEWCOMERS - Beginner level classes are at 8:30 pm. Scroll down to the 8:30 classes.
Click on any class title to see full Class Descriptions.
Lindy Two with Jing Yang and Matt Jones
February 7 - Getting Your Lindy Game On
Refresher and upgrade on the Lindy 1 fundamentals, plus learn (or review) the Sugar-push swing-out, Stylings with Follow's swivels and lead's syncopations
February 14 - Swing-out Fun
Cross-hand lead to swing out; Basket Swing Out, Basket Circle, Basket tuck-turn;
February 21 - Lindy Variations
Mixing 6-count with your Lindy Hop, review Sugar Push. Learn Barrell Roll, plus, instructor's choices.
February 28 - Fun and Flashy
Corridor Tuck-turn, Jump tuck-turn, Dip
Lindy Three with Samantha and Alex Gaw
Finish Lindy 2 and get the OK to move up first.
Samantha and Alex cycle through these themes: moves, routines, styling, feeling, technique/building blocks. This month is going to be about feeling, and in June they will move back into technique/building blocks.
Balboa 1 with Jennifer Reed and Kevin Wang
Balboa is a fun and fast swing dance done in closed position. Learn the fundamentals here - lead-follow basics, and the core patterns that can make you ready for the social dance floor..
Introduction to swing dancing is not offered this month, but will return to this slot in the Spring
Beginning Collegiate Shag - with Amanda Pincock and Zach Lockett-Strieff
If you enjoyed beginn8ing Collegiate Shag in January with Amanda and Ryan, then you will love this beginning CS class with Amanda and Zach. It will cover different material from January, and still hit all the great basics you need for the dance.
So, if you are new to Shag - come on in, this class will fit you well.
If you took it in January, or have taken it before, come on back and learn something new as you continue to get better.
Balboa Two with Morgan Hamilton and Matt Mitchell
This class takes the Balboa 1 dancer, and starts to develop their vocabulary, lead-follow, and ability to dance up to speed.
Lindy One with Samantha and Alex Gaw
We highly recommend that you take Intro to Swing first if you're new.
Week 1, Charleston, and the East Coast Swing upgrade
Week 2, the all-mighty Swing Out
Weeks 3 and 4, Lindy Hop essential moves.
Dance in the Ballroom
A live band on one Tuesday of this month and great Austin swing DJs on the other nights:
February 7 - with DJ Jason Levitt
February 14 - with DJ JP Navarro
February 21 - Live Music with La Gross Tete
February 28 - with DJ Nik Brauer