Miller Performing Arts: Swing Dance Crash Course
"Swing swing swing, everybody start to swing. When the music goes around, everybody goes to town. Just relax and take is slow."
Have you ever heard this timeless tune by Benny Goodman? Turn up the music and let’s dance!
Swing Dance or Lindy Hop is a style of dance that originated in the Harlem ballrooms of NY during 1930's. Slow and sassy or fast and raw, it is all about music, rhythm, groove and having a fun time!
Take part in this workshop with Hong Kong Swings’ award-winning teachers Thomas Latter and Aurore Alauze and learn the basics of swing dance, including 8 count patterns, routine work and improvisation. As swing is a social dance, be prepared to switch partners throughout the night!