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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Beginning East Coast Swing
Wednesdays  Nov 7 - Nov 28
7:00pm - 8:00pm
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    East coast swing is a fun, versitile dance, and great if you are just starting out learning partner dance.  Sarah will be teaching beginning east coast swing on Wednesdays in November.  We'll be getting the feel of the music, practicing the basic 6 count step, and learning about how to connect with our partner and have fun dancing!  

    Dates:  Wednesdays November 7, 14 and 28 (NO class on Nov. 21) 

    Time: 7:00-8:00pm

    Cost: $10 per class, or $5 per class if you have taken a Vermont Swings east coast swing class before, and just need a refresher. 

    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.
     

Shim Sham REVIEW
Tuesday Dec 4
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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    Join us for a Shim Sham review class! In preparation for our upcoming Holiday Dance on December 8th, we’ll be doing a quick review of the Shim Sham! Danced all over the world in the swing and lindy hop community, the Shim Sham brings together numerous solo jazz steps into a choreographed dance routine that will keep you on your toes. Mo will break down the sections into easy-to-follow steps so that next time we Shim Sham, you can join in on the fun!

    Watch the Shim Sham:

    Global Shim Sham for Frankie: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g_k_BIA_unI 
    SONH 2007: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nB8wd5_CIdw 
    LindyFest 2016: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cUPYkJQ29s

    One-night ONLY: Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 6:30pm - 7:30 pm

    Cost:
    $10/$8 students with FREE entry into the Practice Session 7:30-9:30pm.

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

    Prerequisites:
    Previous experience with the Shim Sham or solo jazz steps. No partner necessary.

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

    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.

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