Salt Lake Swing

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"I've never seen a Lindy Hopper who wasn't smiling.  It's a happy dance.  It makes you feel good." 

- Frankie Manning (b 1914 d 2009)

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Salt Lake Swing Dance Classes!

Level 1 Swing (6-Count): The 6-count swing series is designed to give you the fundamentals, focusing on partner connection and 6-count patterns that are essential for any Lindy Hopper. No experience or partner required, as you’ll be rotating with partners throughout the class. Let's get you out on the dance floor!
Time: 6:30 - 7:30 PM

Level 2 Swing (Lindy Hop Rhythms and Fundamentals): This class will focus on mixing up the different rhythmic structures that make up Lindy Hop!  No partner required.  You must have either taken both Level 1 series classes to register for this class, or have experience dancing Lindy Hop and have some familiarity with the swing out basic.
Time: 6:30 - 7:30 PM

All Levels Vintage Jazz Series (The Shim Sham): The Shim Sham is a vintage line dance that is a must know for all swing dancers. In this series, you will learn two variations for the price of one: the most commonly known Frankie’s Shim Sham, as well as the fun and energetic Al & Leon Shim Sham! The solo jazz movement involved in this choreography is beneficial for body awareness, quality of movement, and also partner dancing! Here’s an example of what to look forward to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hg8x6pPe_hI
Time: 7:40-8:40 PM


Cost: $45 for each series (no drop-ins allowed without prior approval from the instructors)

Location: Ballroom Utah, 3030 S Main St, Salt Lake City, Utah

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