When & Where
Tuesdays - weekly - ongoing - 19:30-22:30 at Gosforth Parish Hall, South Gosforth, NE3 1YT
Wednesdays - 6-week courses - 19:30-21:00 at St Aidan's Church Hall, Framwellagte Moor, Durham DH1 5BL. Courses run from 18 September -23 October, then 6 November to 11 December.
TUESDAYS - Your First Visit to Lindy Jazz Club on Tuesdays is FREE! This will allow you to check out the class, see how you feel & ask questions so you can choose the right membership for you!
WEDNESDAY classes are part of a 6 week course. These Wednesday classes run on a different format from our Tuesday classes.
The Wednesday courses are £36 pp includes 45 minute class, free hot drinks and access to our online Beginners' Swing Dance!
Theme: Transform Your Dancing
Who is this course for?
This 6-week course is for Lindy Hop dancers who can attend classes on regular basis, are confident with their basics, and are keen to improve their technique to progress towards more advance dancing. Each week, you’ll focus on a set of concepts or moves, building on the previous week’s lesson to gain a clear understanding of leading, following and style.
Thinking of joining the Intermediate Class? Not sure what the criteria is or how this works? Take a look at Joo-Lee's blog post.
Have you been a member of the Intermediate Class but not able to come to classes for 6 weeks or more? Take a look to see if your dancing still meets the expected criteria by checking Joo-Lee's blog post and also the minimum requirement detailed below. You can also catch up on missed classes via our Online Classes.
What is course about?
With a strong technique in place, learning lots of new moves will be so much more fun!
Week 1 -Fast Charleston + Charleston Variations
How to dance fast with ease. We will also look at different entries and exits for the Tandem & Travelling Charleston. Transitioning from Hand to hand to Tandem Charleston using different variations
Week 2 - Swing Out Variations + Fast & Fancy Swing Outs
In this class you will learn how to spice up your swing outs by playing with syncopation, swivels, switches & many other variations.
Week 3- Mixing Charleston & Lindy Hop
Charleston & Lindy Hop are not separate dance forms. Let's see how we can include both styles in our social dancing
Week 4- Jazz Up Your Lindy Hop with Classic Moves
Let's use a few classic steps to add pizzazz to your social dancing. This lesson will offer you ideas on using solo moves as part of your partner dancing.