Wednesday 5 October 2011

Beginners Lindy Hop course!

- New beginners course start date to the 20th of October.
- Blues dancing workshop with Adamo Ciarallo
Please send an e-mail to register.

Starting Thursday, Oct 20th!!!

I will be teaching a 6 week beginners class.

Please contact me if you are interested in signing up for this class.

Limited spaces! To sign-up please send me your full name and if you are a lead or a follow.
If you are bringing a partner please send their full name too and who will be a lead and who will be a follow.

Full course is £50 per person, £80 per couple

Bellow is an outline for what we will be covering in the sessions.
Please wear comfortable clothes and preferably leather soled shoes or dress shoes with a smooth sole, high heels are great if your comfortable wearing them :-).

8:00pm to 9:30pm, starting Thursday, 20th of October 2011

Week one:
- The history of Lindy Hop and other social dances
- The language of Swing dancing
- Frame between lead and follow
- Movement exercises for trust building in dance
- Basic Lindy Hop steps for lead and follow

Week two:
- Basic Lindy Hop steps review
- Frame review
- Intro to Lindy basic

Week three:
- Basic "Lindy Turn"
- Intro to simple moves in the basic

Week four:
- Review of Lindy turn
- Review of move
- More basic moves
- Intro into transitions

Week five:
- Transitioning moves together
- Combining all moves and basic Lindy turn
- Musicality

Week six:
- Review of last five weeks
- Playing and improvising with Lindy hop



Blues Workshop with Adamo Ciarallo and Gaia Hannan

This 3 hour workshop will cover beginners Blues basics and musicality.
We will focus on exploring the conceptual side of Blues partner dancing, form and technique.

Saturday Oct. 15th
Workshop: 2pm-5pm
Open Blues dance: 6:30pm-2am

£30 per person
£50 per couple

@ the Salisbury Pub