March Schedule -
Tuesdays at the Fed in 4-week series, starting the first week each month.
March Classes Begin on March 13.
March Class Dates: February 13, 20 and 27, April 6.
NOTE TO NEWCOMERS - Beginner level classes are at 8:30 pm. Scroll down to the 8:30 classes.
Introduction to Swing Dancing will be offered in March.
For beginning swing, you can also come to our Beginning Swing lessons at the White Horse at 7 pm every Wednesday.
Click on any class title to see full Class Descriptions.
Lindy Two with Lian Tarhay and
March 13 - Getting Your Lindy Game On
Refresher and upgrade on the Lindy 1 fundamentals, plus
March 20 - Lindy Hop Variations.
March 27 - Lindy Variations, plus Charleston
April 6 - Fun and Flashy
Lindy Three with Keli Hawthorne and Kevin Nguyen
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 Three with Jennifer Reed and Matt Michell
Put in some quality time in Balboa 2 and get your teachers' permission first. New material every month, instructors' choice.
Collegiate Shag 2 with Amanda and Zach
After graduating from Collegiate Shag 1, if you want to move up to learn more patterns, stylings and technique,then this class will be for you.
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.
Collegiate Shag - 1 with Amanda and Zach
This fun and dynamic 6-count Swing dance is very popular in Austin, especially around the fast jazz bands who play here. Amanda and Zach are excellent at getting people excited about learning this dance.
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.
Introduction to Swing Dancing with Keli Hawthorne and Kevin Nguyen
So - you are new to swing dancing. Maybe you have had a drop-in lesson somewhere. But you want a 4-week progressive series that will get you out on the social dance floor with your new-found Jitterbug skills. This class is for you. It will also help you decide if you want to move on to learn the Lindy Hop, Balboa or Collegiate Shag
Lindy One with Laura Malloy and Matt Jones
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:
March 6 - with DJ Jason levit
March 13 - with DJ Lizi G
March 20 - with TBA
March 27 - with La Gross Tete
April 6 - with TBA