Every Monday night at 7:15pm we offer a FREE beginner lesson,
and an intermediate practice session.
Dancers are welcome to attend class as many times as they would like.
See below for additional Saturday classes taught for advancing to the next level, including classes with different teachers and dance styles, all focusing on technique, musicality, and etiquette of swing dance culture.
The Lindy Hop is an American swing dance that evolved in Harlem, New York City, in the 1920s and 1930s and originally evolved with the jazz music of that time.
The Charleston is a swing dance named for the harbor city of Charleston, South Carolina. The rhythm was popularized in mainstream dance music in the United States.
The original Balboa dance is a form of swing dance that started as early as 1915 and gained in popularity in the 1930s and 1940s. It is danced primarily in close embrace, and is led with a full body connection.
Blues dancing is a family of historical dances that developed alongside and were danced to blues music, or the contemporary dances that are danced in that aesthetic.
LexSwing is proud to offer
Saturday Swing Camps!
On the third Saturday of the month we offer a 2 hour progressive dance class. All classes are $20 for the whole session, or $10 per hour if you cannot attend the whole event. Admission is paid at the door, via cash, check or card.
Dates are listed below.
Location: Lexington Tap and Jazz Studio
Time: 11 am -1 pm
link to class events on Facebook here
What is lindy hop and how did it start?
We're glad you asked! Check out the following link for a brief history: