Learn How to Swing Dance Saturday Nights
Learn How to Swing Dance Saturday Nights

Learn How to Swing Dance Saturday Nights





SWING DANCE TRINITY
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WALK-INS WELCOME 
LEARN TO SWING DANCE
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Email: retroswingkid@gmail.com Call/Text 604 536 0195
Partial proceeds donated to benefit Surrey charity, www.metrokids.ca

Gym Studio, Trinity Western University, 7600 Glover Rd. Langley, BC  
View Gym Studio in Google Maps or just follow the Red Dance Signs posted on campus.


  SWING DANCE TRINITY 
LEARN TO SWING DANCE SATURDAY NIGHTS 
WALK-INS WELCOME

Every Saturday Night  
SEPTEMBER 15, 2018 - MAY 2019 (*except Dec)

8 to 10:45PM

Drop-In Intro Lesson 8 to 8:45pm 

Learn a variety of fun easy swing dance basics every Saturday:)

 Safe Space Dance Etiquette. Dancers are invited to rotate partners in the Intro Lesson. Sprung wood dance floor requires clean non-scuff non high heeled shoes. 

 DJ Dance 8:45 to 10:45pm

PURPOSE: TO PRAISE HIS NAME IN DANCE, 

STRIKE UP THE BAND AND MAKE GREAT MUSIC! PS 149:3

Admission $6.50 

Pay with Debit/Credit. No cash accepted

TWU STUDENTS: $3

TWU FACULTY/STAFF/ ALUMNI: $5
BIRTHDAY JAM AT 9:30PM
Watch Pamela`s Famous Birthday Jam: 
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LEARN TO SWNG DANCE SATURDAY NIGHTS

Retro Swing Kid & friends teach All Ages how to swing dance with fun easy single & triple time LINDY HOP; the original social partner dance from the 1930s. No Partner Necessary, No Dance Experience Required! 
It`s easy to get started! A friendly welcome awaits you! Just walk right in to the TWU Gym Lobby to pay at the front desk. You will be welcomed up stairs to the Studio for the 8PM SWING DANCE which opens with a fun easy Drop-In Intro Lesson . Learn to dance swing for the very first time. After your lesson; dance yourself happy on a sprung wood dance floor to the swinging jazz music of the 30s and 40s. Or take a PROGRESSIVE series of LINDY SWING classes that start at 6:30pm and include the 8pm Swing Dance Lesson. General Public Welcome!

 SATURDAY 2018 

Progressive LINDY Swing Classes


PROGRESSIVE LINDY SWING CLASS SERIES 
11-WEEK ABC CLASS SERIES: SEPT. 15 to NOV 24
7-WEEK BC CLASS SERIES: OCT 13 to NOV 3
3-WEEK C CLASS SERIES: NOV 10 to NOV 24
*The last chance to join a Progressive Class Series is the second Class. 
 
LEARN 2 SWING STYLES, TRIPLE & SINGLE, EVERY SATURDAY  
6:30 to 7:15pm: STYLE 1 - Beginner Triple Swing Class
7:15 to 8pm: STYLE 1 - Intermediate Triple Swing Class
8 to 8:45pm: STYLE 2 Beginner & Intermediate Single Swing Class
*Drop-In available for 6:30pm Beginner Triple Swing only on the first Saturday of the Beginner Swing Class Series.

REGISTRATION --To hold your spot in class:

 1, Register for a series of classes with your full name, email and phone number.  Everyone starts with the 6:30pm Triple Swing Class. 

The 8 digit voucher code is required to register a Groupon Deal. 

Groupon deals are only valid for the deal purchased.

2. Pay in advance on line or in person with debit/credit card on the 1st day of classes.


7-WEEK CLASS SERIES OCT 13-Nov 24
PAY BY CREDIT/DEBIT CARD, NO CASH ACCEPTED
$63.82 GENERAL PUBLIC,
$29.45 TWU Student,  $49.09 Staff/Faculty/Alumni 
Payment for a Progressive Swing Course includes the Social Swing Dance 8-10:45pm. Last chance to join this 7 week progressive course is Oct 20. 

 Drop-In for 6:30pm Triple Swing available only on the 1st Saturday of the Beginner Class Series.

*LINK TO PAY ON LINE:  

https://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/twu/Activity_Search/swing-dancing-saturday/221


INSTRUCTORS

Left to right: Trudy-Bridgette, Retro Swing Kid, Romeo K.

Bottom left: Laz Savic, winner of  Royal City Dust Up 2018 Jack & Jill

Bottom right: Olivia on the far left and Hannah on the far right.


PROGRESSIVE COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

 

Beginner ABC Lindy Swing Course 


Learn how to swing dance with my Progressive Swing Beginner Class Series. It is a fun easy way to learn a variety of beginner swing dance basics! We assume that you can only count to 2, walk and run a little. You will get lots of repetition! The steps we teach are simple! Lots of laughs! No pressure! Learn new easy moves every week! We teach a combination of Level 1 and 2 basics from my top 2 videos above plus an intro to the Frankie Swing Out. Study Swing Tips to look terrific on the dance floor! There is a short break between Class Style 1 & Class Style 2. Bring a drink and snack  for your break or purchase from dispensers in the Gym Lobby.  

BOOK AHEAD. NO DROP-INS EXCEPT FOR THE 1st CLASS IN THE SERIES


Rhythm City Intro to Swing Swivels

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NsogUwK2Kds

 

Rhythm City Intro to Swing 2 recap: all the 8-count moves.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_OMAPnurSE

 

Rhythm City Intro to Swing in 8-count recap: all the moves!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-_MghIdStg


Lindy Hop + Charleston in a Day:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjaqRlmVMiQ


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   Intermediate ABC Lindy Swing Course

  

 SWING-OMATIC: Learn how to dance Lindy Hop with combinations of 6 and 8 count triple patterns, Frankie Swing Out and Charleston. A Beginner ABC Class Series is recommended before taking an Intermediate Class series. 

Study Swing Tips & look terrific on the dance floor!

 

BOOK AHEAD. NO DROP-INS


Triple Step Exercises:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BBQQcQSNcDU


Rhythm City Intro to Swing 6-count recap: all the moves

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zbL_P73bDm8


FRANKIE MANNING MOVES

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D4UL6wBVmKg


20s Partner Charleston to Break Away

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Pl9dlBoKIQ


FRANKIE MANNING VIDEOS


Intro to Swing 3 with Rhythm City Productions

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YSnlHV_GCA0

 

Lindy Hop Intermediate A with Rhythm City

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bv--_MSPzAA


Take it Easy Swing Outs:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ObWxtEXdqX8&index=2&list=RD61_8N5bMf-U


Outside Turn and Switches

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vqdSGDtZQ1Q 


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Other Courses

     


Crash Beginner Lindy Swing Course

2 Hours Privates + 2 Hours Group Classes


Learn how to swing dance with a Crash Course! It includes a 2 -hour Beginner Swing Group Class taken on a Saturday night and a 2 hour Private Lesson taken on a Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday night in the South Surrey Swing Studio. This Crash Beginner option is only available to Groupon Customers. Please note: students are encouraged to rotate in the group classes. Not available on line from Trinity University.

BOOK AHEAD. NO DROP-INS


COST:  $75/person, $85/couple

Cost includes the 9-11pm Swing Dance.

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        Privates 

Take a Private Swing Dance Lesson before a wedding or a cruise! Book ahead. 
Privates for single women, couples, and kids/youth are held in the South Surrey Swing Studio. Privates for single men are held Saturday nights during the social dance.
MAY, JUNE & AUGUST: AlPrivates are in the South Surrey Swing Studio. Not available to purchase on line from Trinity University. Purchase direct from Jump Joint Swing.
BOOK AHEAD. NO DROP-INS
Cost for 1 or 2 persons: $40/one hour or $75/two hours
Group rates available!
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SWING PERFORMANCE COACHING

Saturdays 9:45 to 10:30PM (during the social dance)
Cost is included with payment for your Swing Course. This is the most fun swing dance experience offered at Trinity Swing Kids; and well worth the effort to participate. Look smashing on the dance floor! Just sign up with the DJ at your first SWING DANCE to receive coaching fro 9:45 to 10:30pm. Partner required if doing aerials:) There is no group instruction provided, just personal coaching while the social dance is going on. From the videos below you can choose some EASY moves you want to work on. Contact retroswingkid@gmail.com to book your coaching assistance before you arrive. Dips and Tricks OK. Level 1 socially accepted aerials OK only if done with with a trained spotter in an area on the dance floor reserved for performance aerial coaching. More advanced aerials require separate training from a paid professional and are not permitted on the dance floor.

Ground Rules for Practicing Socially Accepted Aerials
1. Be in good physical condition
2. Always warm up well and cool down.
3. Practice in a clear designated area
4 Use Mats when available
5. Have a regular partner whom you can trust.

SOCIAL ACCEPTED AERIALS/DIPS/TRICKS

SHIM SHAM TAP VERSION

All Black Performance for International Swing Championships May 2018


DAY AT THE RACES

https://youtu.be/9gXlBz-9_1E Harvest Moon Ball
Minnie`s Moochers Routine

Silver Shadows-Frankie 95

Routine to Sam Cooke`s Song Twistin the Night Away



2017 Junior Lindy Hop Championships

Juniors Victor and Wilma

Juniors

Harlem Hot Shots, Echoes of Harlem Jam

ADVANCED COACHING for SWING OUTS & VARIATIONS


SWING OUT STYLES WITH SHARON DAVIS

AWESOME FANCY SOCIAL LINDY HOP DANCING


6 count triple delight

Single/Triple Lindy Hop

Jig Kicks in CP and OP with Michael & Evita

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Z0cqcEhDlo

 

Shim Sham with Frankie Manning

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g2FyvoAi2ew

 

Shim Sham with Michael Jagger

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9hH08dH98U

 

Shim Sham Instructions with Shauna Marble

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=488C_8mvNMQ&t=266s

 

Balboa Lesson 1 with Eric and Sylvia Skylar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dt3x4uHfQps