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Swing "Swing dancing is magical...I mean, you might be missing the rabbit, but you already have the hat!" - Brantley Ditto

Swing Dance Style & Trends

Swing dance was born in the 1920's originating from Harlem, New York with Afro-American Roots The initial Swing dances were the Charleston and the Lindy Hop, which are still quite popular today. Swing has made a huge impact on American culture, but it really hit a growth spurt once the Savoy Ballroom was opened in New York City.

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Events

  • Harlem's  Swing Dance and Lindy Hop Class: Tuesdays!
    FREE
    Harlem's Swing Dance And Lindy Hop Class: Tuesdays!
    November 20 @ 7pm - 8pm

    Lt JP Kennedy Junior Community Center, 34 West 134th Street, New York, NY, 10037

    NOTE: 18 and under are free to take class! 12 yrs and under must be accompanied by an adult or older sibling Harlem's most famed dance is it's signature ...
  • West Coast Swing Lesson & Dance with Arjay Centeno
    Class
    West Coast Swing Lesson & Dance With Arjay Centeno
    November 20 @ 7:30pm - 9:30pm

    Brix Restaurant & Bar, 371 Franklin Ave, Belleville

    No partner necessary! Free Parking! 7:30-8:15pm - Intermediate/Advanced West Coast Swing Class8:15-9pm - Beginner Class (no experience required)9pm - Social ...
  • Advanced Beginner Swing @ Steps
    November 20 @ 7:30pm - 10:30pm

    Steps On Broadway, 2121 Broadway, New York

    Teacher: Spencer Weisbond Swing Dance: Advanced Beginner(level 2) Advance in Jitterbug and East Coast Swing by learning more involved patterns with more ...
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Studios

  • Sunland Dance Studio

    1769 Victory Lane, Sunland Park, NM, 88063

    Sunland Dance Studio We are passionate about you. We want you to grow as dancers, whether you want to social dance, perform in local productions and events, ...

    Styles: Argentine Tango, Ballet, Merengue, Swing, Cumbia, Foxtrot
  • Midtown Ballroom

    1133 Metropolitan Avenue, Ste. 180, Charlotte, NC, 28204

    Midtown Ballroom, Charlotte's premier ballroom dance studio brings top notch social and competitive dance instruction to the Charlotte area. Midtown teaches ...

    Styles: Foxtrot, Cha Cha, Ballroom Tango, Rumba, Swing, Argentine Tango
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Videos

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To Live In The 1920's

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Swing Fever

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1920's - It's Dancing Time

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