Learn Swing Dance Saturday Nights-Fast Fun Easy! 
Learn Swing Dance Saturday Nights-Fast Fun Easy! 

Learn Swing Dance Saturday Nights-Fast Fun Easy! 





JUMP JOINT SWING & TRINITY SWING KIDS
Learn Swing Dance Saturday Nights-Fast Fun Easy! 
Email: retroswingkid@gmail.com Call/Text 604 536 0195
Facebook Trinity Swing Kids, Facebook Jump Joint Swing
Location: Gym Studio, Trinity Western University, 7600 Glover Rd. Langley, BC   Parking: $2.50/ Hour, $3.75/ 2 Hours, $4.50/ 3 Hours 

  SWING DANCE TRINITY 
 
LEARN TO SWING DANCE EVERY SATURDAY NIGHT 
Retro Swing Kid & friends teach All Ages how to swing dance with fun easy single & triple time LINDY HOP; the original social partner dance from the 1930s. No Partner Necessary, No Dance Experience Required! 
It`s easy to get started! A friendly welcome awaits you in the Trinity Gym Dance Studio! The SWING DANCE opens with Swing Dance Beginner Course   and a fun easy Drop-In Intro Lesson  where you can learn to dance swing for the very first time. After your class; dance yourself happy on a sprung wood dance floor to the swinging jazz music of the 30s and 40s. Please wear a pair of clean non-marking non-high heeled shoes to protect our lovely dance floor. General Public Welcome! Before coming to a dance we recommend reading our SAFE SPACE DANCE ETIQUETTE

Doors Open 7:15pm

Beginner Swing Course 7:30 - 8:45pm

 Learn 8 count basics for Savoy Lindy Hop. A new Beginner Swing Course starts every 4 weeks.  

JOIN JAN 12, FEB 9, MARCH 9

Register: Email retroswingkid@gmail.com. Cell 604 536 0195. Provide full name, email & phone number. To register a Groupon deal provide the 8 digit Voucher Barcode.

 Drop-In Intro Lesson 8 - 8:45pm 

WALK-INS WELCOME EVERY SATURDAY TO THE DROP-IN LESSON   Learn a variety of fun easy single Intro to Swing dance basics. 

 DJ Dance to 10:45pm

Drop-In Admission $6.50   

TWU STUDENTS $3, FACULTY/STAFF/ ALUMNI $5

 Pay by Debit/Credit in person. No Cash. Taxes Added. 

ENJOY A BIRTHDAY JAM Every Saturday Night
Watch Pamela`s Famous Birthday Jam: 

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INSTRUCTORS

Left to right: Trudy-Bridgette, Retro Swing Kid, Romeo K.

Bottom Olivia far left & Hannah far right. Antonio (no photo)


SWING COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

 

4-Week Beginner Swing Course  

Every 4 Saturdays either A, B, or C curriculum is taught. 

So each time you repeat a class series you learn something slightly different. 

Learn how to swing dance with my Progressive Swing Beginner Course. It is a fun easy way to learn a variety of beginner swing dance basics! We assume that you can only count to 2, walk and run a little. You will get lots of repetition! The steps we teach are simple! Lots of laughs! No pressure! Learn new easy moves every week! We teach a combination of basics from 2nd video above plus an intro to the Frankie Swing Out. 

Study Swing Tips to look terrific on the dance floor! 


Rhythm City Intro to Swing 2 recap: all the 8-count moves.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_OMAPnurSE

 

Rhythm City Intro to Swing in 8-count recap: all the moves!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-_MghIdStg


Lindy Hop + Charleston in a Day:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjaqRlmVMiQ


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   4 Week Intermediate Swing Course


Learn to dance a routine of more complex Triple Lindy Swing Basics with combinations of 6 and 8 count triple patterns, Frankie Swing Out and Charleston. Required: completion of a Beginner AB & C Swing Course. Beginner students may be invited by the instructor to attend the Intermediate Course if they are willing to stay on as helpers for the Beginner Course. For 4 Saturdays either A,B, or C  Intermediate curriculum is taught.  So each time you repeat a 4-week course you learn something different. 

Drop-In fees apply.


Study Swing Tips & look terrific on the dance floor! 


Triple Step Exercises:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BBQQcQSNcDU


Daniel and Asa break down the 8 count Lindy Swing Out

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ax1L56LzPU0&t=74s


Rhythm City Intro to Swing Swivels

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NsogUwK2Kds


Rhythm City Intro to Swing 6-count recap: all the moves

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zbL_P73bDm8


FRANKIE MANNING MOVES

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D4UL6wBVmKg

2 BARS OF FRANKIE MOVES to SHINY STOCKINGS  NOV 24/2018

8 count intro

ALL say Ah 1 Ah 2 You Know What To Do -8counts 

Come forward holding hands in flat with X steps both start LEFT foot- 8 + 4 = 12 counts

Come forward--Shorty George  + and 5 6 7 8=4 counts

Plant feet apart in OP -hold=4 counts


OP SWING OUT to OP= 8 Counts

OP R to R Tuck Turn with Free Spin + 2 count hold= 8 counts

Circle to CP  (release front hand on 7&8 )=8 counts

CP 6 count hand on back Tuck Out + 2 count hold= 8 counts


2X Glide to the side= 16 counts

Circle- 8 counts

Charleston Crunch 5, 6 stretch, 78 drag back ending 


20s Partner Charleston to Break Away

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Pl9dlBoKIQ


FRANKIE MANNING VIDEOS


Intro to Swing 3 with Rhythm City Productions

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YSnlHV_GCA0

 

Lindy Hop Intermediate A with Rhythm City

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bv--_MSPzAA


Outside Turn and Switches

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vqdSGDtZQ1Q 

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SOCIAL ACCEPTED AERIALS/DIPS/TRICKS

SHIM SHAM TAP VERSION

All Black Performance for International Swing Championships May 2018


DAY AT THE RACES

https://youtu.be/9gXlBz-9_1E Harvest Moon Ball
Minnie`s Moochers Routine

Silver Shadows-Frankie 95

Routine to Sam Cooke`s Song Twistin the Night Away


2017 Junior Lindy Hop Championships

Juniors Victor and Wilma

Juniors

Harlem Hot Shots, Echoes of Harlem Jam

ADVANCED COACHING for SWING OUTS & VARIATIONS


SWING OUT STYLES WITH SHARON DAVIS

AWESOME FANCY SOCIAL LINDY HOP DANCING

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Other Courses

     


Crash Beginner Swing Course

1 Hour Private +  1 Hour Group Class 


Learn how to swing dance with a Crash Course! It includes a one hour Beginner Swing Group Class and a one hour Private Lesson taken on the same Saturday night. 

ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED


COST: $45/couple or single

Cost includes the 9-11pm Swing Dance.

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        Privates 

Take a Private Swing Dance Lesson before a wedding or a cruise! Book ahead. 
Privates for single women, couples, and kids/youth. Privates are in the South Surrey Swing Studio. 

ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED

Cost for 1 or 2 persons: $40/hour or $75/two hours
Group rates available!
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