Classes & Workshops

Check out our current and upcoming dance classes listed below. Students taking any weekday class can attend our Weekly Tuesday Practice Session for FREE.


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Intermediate 6-count East Coast Swing Moves
Tuesdays  Oct 2 - Oct 23
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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    Terry Bouricius and Cate Lamb will teach some fancy 6-count moves. Classes will be downstairs at the Champlain Club at 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm prior to the regular open practice session upstairs.

    Pre-requisites: No partner necessary; confidence with 6-count single or triple footwork.

    Cost: $40 per person for the 4-class series or $12/class 

    Bring a change of clean, non-marking shoes.

    Let us know you're coming and pre-register: http://vermontswings.com/classes.php

    Questions: Email contact@vermontswings.com

    Vermont Swings is a diversity-affirming community. All are welcome.

Beginning Lindy Hop
Wednesdays  Oct 3 - Oct 24
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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    Lindy Hop, the original swing dance, came out of the African-American communities in Harlem during the 1920s and inspired by the jazz music developing around the same time. 

    Join Mo & John for a Beginning Lindy Hop series in October! Whether you’re brand new to swing dancing or have some experience, we’ll be covering beginning triple-step moves while focusing on understanding connection and developing good technique to help you learn how to dance confidently with any partner!

    Cost: $10/$8 students for each class or $40/$32 for the 4-week series. Includes FREE entry into the Tuesday Practice Session for October! Repeating students $5 per class!

    Prerequsites: No previous dance experience required; these classes are suitable for dancers of all levels.

    No partner necessary.

    Please bring a change of clean, soft-soled, non-marking shoes to protect your knees and our wooden dance floor.

    Pre-register at http://vermontswings.com/classes.php

    Questions? Please contact us as contact@vermontswings.com

    Vermont Swings is an LGBTQS affirming community. Everyone is welcome to join and experience our dance community.

Beginner Texas 2-Step
Thursdays  Oct 4 - Oct 25
7:00pm - 8:00pm
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    Join Jean Elizabeth and Rich for a 4-week series in the basics of Texas 2-step. We will cover the fundamental rhythms and steps of this versatile "traveling" dance, with tips on partner connection and frame, and several basic turns and figures.
     
    Texas 2-step is traditionally danced to country/western music, but the lesson and practice music styles will vary.

    Cost: $10/$8 students for each class.

    No partner necessary.  Appropriate for all levels of dancer.  This is a dance series; attendance after the first class by instructor approval.

    Please bring a change of clean, soft-soled, non-marking shoes to protect your knees and our wooden dance floor.

    Vermont Swings is an LGBTQS affirming community. Everyone is welcome to join and experience our dance community.

    Questions? Please contact us as contact@vermontswings.com

    To Pre-register: http://vermontswings.com/classes.php

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