Classes

Please email FreeDancingLessons@gmail.com to reserve a spot for a class. Specify the keyword listed on each session below in your email to let us know which class you are interested in. If a class fills up we may open up another session.

Class offerings for June 2017.

  • Saturday June 10 from 6:00 – 8:00pm in Cambridge
    • Beginner Lindy Hop/Swing series (keyword LINDYHOP)
      • Basic 6-count and 8-count footwork
      • Some simple patterns
        • Lindy Hop Swingout and Circle
        • Turns: inside, outside, tuck
        • Simple jazz steps to add to your dance
      • Dancing to the music
    • (Live dance afterwards to practice what you’ve learned)
    • Facebook event:
  • Thursday June 15 from 8:00 – 9:30pm in Arlington
    • Beginner Carolina Shag series (keyword SHAG)
      • Basic Carolina Shag footwork
      • Carolina Shag combination steps including
        • Boogie Walks
        • Duck Walks
        • Some Break Away steps
      • Authentic Carolina Shag styling
      • Integrating with other forms of swing
    • (Optionally ractice what you’ve learned afterwards to music for 30 minutes)
    • Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1218605001598534
  • Saturday June 24 from 6:00 – 8:00pm in Cambridge
    • Swing/Soul/Modern Line Dances (keyword LINEDANCE)
      • Basic line dances covered include
        • Shim Sham (swing/lindy)
        • Jitterbug Stroll (swing/lindy)
        • Philly Bop (soul/swing)
        • Wobble (hip hop)
        • Have Fun Go Mad (modern/hip hop)
        • Ain’t Misbehavin’ (modern/progressive)
        • Come Dance With Me (modern/progressive)
      • Line dancing teaches you cool jazz footwork you can integrate into your dancing
    • (Live dance afterwards)
    • Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1065681593564865