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Information For Complete Beginners

The new term for all levels including NEW BEGINNERS starts again - On Tuesday 30th April 2019

Then is time to start your new life & get hooked on swing dance

Walls' Club, Hammond Way, Barnwood, Gloucester GL4 3YL

Only £5.00 per class or £8 for two classes

Social (Practice) Dancing - 7:00pm to 7:15pm
Beginners Swing Dancing Class - 7:15pm to 8:00pm
Improvers Swing Dance (Bar Area) 8:30pm to 9:15pm
Intermediates Swing Dancing Class - 8:30pm to 9:15pm
Social Dancing - 9:15pm to 10.00pm


Walls' Club, Hammond Way, Barnwood, Gloucester. GL4 3YL (loads of free parking on site)

Have fun getting fitter | Meet new people | No need to bring a partner

More info

If you haven't been to dance lesson before you may wondering what you are letting yourself in for. Read on.....

The new term of Beginners classes in the wonderful Walls' Club, Barnwood starts again on Tuesday 30th April 2019

Come along as near to the start of term as possible & get hooked on swing!

Video taster of our Beginners Class

Our brand new term of Beginners Swing dancing has starts again on Tuesday 30th April 2019, we loosely follow the school terms, so we start the NEW Beginners again after the Easter Break and will finish at Summer Holiday time. We never break for 'Half Term' though.

Within the first few weeks of the start of 'term' is the best time to come along. Feasibly you can join in any week but it gets harder to catch up the longer we are into the term. If you are brand new to dancing we would recommend that you start as soon into the term as possible. Each week we teach the basic 6 count step, then revise what we did the previous week then we teach a new move. This means that if you come each week it is one new move. If you miss a week or two it doesn't matter as we always do revision. You don't need to bring a partner, but if you can, that's great too. We are not exclusive, everyone is welcome; all ages, shapes & sizes - you don't need to be young and fit, this dancing is for everyone.

We teach proper American swing dance which is based on the original dance called Lindy Hop. We do not teach any 'Modern Jive' type stuff, although we do teach to all types of music. There is no particular dress code but comfy casual clothes are better for lessons and then dressing up for dances.

The cost of the beginners class is only £5 which includes a 45 minute before and after class practice session if you would like to stay on to practice the steps you have learned.

Come and give it a go!

Walls' Club, Hammond Way, Barnwood, Gloucester. GL4 3YL (loads of free parking on site - just outside the door)

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