Swing • Remix

Workshops

Holiday Hoppin' Swing Workshop
SUNDAY DEC 29th, 2013
Westchester Ballroom
136 Radio Circle, Mt. Kisco, New York 914-773-7773
Holiday Hoppin with Paolo

Our Staff teacher Paolo brings some Good Ol’ fashioned Swingin’ Fun & Charleston Cheer to the Suburban area on Sunday. Classic patterns for all levels.
12pm – Swing Patterns
1pm – Adding Charleston
2pm – Dips & Tricks

Note: the event listed above is not affiliated with the Swing Remix Party. It is held in a separate location:



SATURDAY DEC 7th 2013

6:30pm The Shim Sham Al Minns & Leon James Style) Swing Workshop (Level Int) 50min (JCC in Manhattah)
Learn this fabulous line dance from one of the dancers from the original Rhythm Hot Shots of Sweden!
Instructors: Catrine Ljunggren (of the original Rhythm Hot Shots)

7:30pm Frankie's Classic Figures Lindy Hop Workshop (Int/Adv Level) 50min (JCC in Manhattah)
Catrine will present some of the great classic figures of one of the most heralded Lindy Hopper of All Time, Frankie Manning. In the late 1980's and early 1990's Catrine and the Rhythm Hot Shots studied and were personally coached by Frankie. He helped them become one of the greatest "recreative" Lindy Hop dance troupes in the world.
Instructors: Catrine Ljunggren

7:45pm Swing Beginner Class (all levels) instructors Paolo & Laurentina

*these workshop will be held at the JCC in Manhattan


Earlier on Saturday DEC 7th is this Swing Workshop featuring Paolo & Lindsey! So you can make it a FULL DAY of events in NYC!
See Details below.

Note: this event is not affiliated with the Swing Remix Party. It is held in a separate location:

Dips Tricks and Patterns with Paolo & Laurentina

Dips, Tricks & Patterns Swing Workshop PART 2
SAT OCT 5th Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Dance Manhattan 39 West 19th Street 5th Floor call 212-807-0802 for details and to sign up
Instructors: Paolo and Lindsey






SATURDAY NOV 2nd 2013

6:30pm Swingin' with The Charleston Swing Workshop (Level Int) 50min (JCC in Manhattah)
Learn some of the classic Charleston patterns. Then discover how easily you can transition from one step to another. Then mix it all into your Swing basics.
Instructors: Brian Lawton & Samantha Siegel

7:30pm Tandem Charleston Swing Workshop (Int/Adv Level) 50min (JCC in Manhattah)
You’ve seen the Tandem Charleston before and always wanted to learn it. Now, here’s your chance to learn the secrets behind it. We’ll even spice it up with some fancy kicks and tricks.
Instructors: Brian Lawton & Samantha Siegel
*Both of these workshop will be held at the JCC in Manhattan


SATURDAY OCT 5th 2013

6:30pm Swivels and Spins (Level Int) 50min (JCC in Manhattah)
Put some Swivel in your steps and easy spins for both leaders and follows. Great for those with some solid experience but open to all levels.
Instructors Adrienne Weidert & Paolo

7:30pm Keep it Classy Part 3 "Hollywood Style Swing" (Int/Adv Level) 50min (JCC in Manhattah)
By popular demand, Adrienne returns to feature more of her "Hollywood Style Swing". This will be PART 3. So look out for some fantastic new material!
Instructors: Adrienne Weidert & Paolo

*Both of these workshop will be held at the JCC in Manhattan

Earlier on Saturday OCT 5th is this Swing Workshop featuring Paolo & Laurentina! So you can make it a FULL DAY of events in NYC!
See Details below.

Note: this event is not affiliated with the Swing Remix Party. It is held in a separate location:

Dips Tricks and Patterns with Paolo & Laurentina

Dips, Tricks & Patterns Swing Workshop
SAT OCT 5th Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Dance Manhattan 39 West 19th Street 5th Floor
Instructors: Paolo and Laurentina

Add some stylish patterns to your dancing. Then study leverage and stretch techniques for tossing tricks and dips, and learn the benefits of explosive wind ups. Combine it all with style and finesse. (adv basic and up)

1:00 Lindy Patterns
2:00 Our Favorite Dips
3:00 Adding Tricks and Combining it all
call 212-807-0802 or visit dancemanhattan.com






SATURDAY SEPT 7th 2013

Traveling Shoes with Charleston
6:30 pm class (Advanced beginner/Beginner Intermediate)
We'll explore fun ideas and traveling charleston footwork patterns to add a whole new world of charleston to your vocabulary.  
Instructors Dan Newsome & Elaine Silver

Social Syncopation
7:30 (Intermediate and up) 
Leadable ways to express the music through follow styling and leader syncopation.  Make your body express what you hear and open up new possibilities in your improvisation.  
Instructors Dan Newsome & Elaine Silver


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SATURDAY May 18th 2013

6:30pm
Rhythm Variations
Learn how to add great rhythm to your step. This material in this class is most commonly associated with the grandfather of all swing dance, The Lindy Hop.
Instructor Nathan Bugh

7:30pm
Lindy Hop Mixing Footwork Patterns
Use your basic footwork patterns in new ways, and take your Lindy Hop to the next level.
Instructor Nathan Bugh




SATURDAY APRIL 6th 2013
6:30pm The Shim Sham line dance (Dean Collins Style) (Level Open but experience helpful) 55min Instructor Jenna Applegarth
You’ve perhaps heard of the Shim Sham and even know some of the steps. But do you know the version made popular by Dean Collins (featured in over 35 films from “A Day at the Races” 1937 to Hellzapoppin’ 1941). Here’s you chance to learn the cool extended material of this line dance.
Instructor Jenna Applegarth

7:30pm Swing Workshop "Movement & Creativity" (Int/Adv Level) 55min Instructor Jenna Applegarth
Jenna will present methods for how to move with style on the dance floor while bringing out your creative side. (Level Int./Adv.)

Check out Jenna's fabulous style in this recent clip from Lindy Focus where she placed 2nd!




SATURDAY FEB 2, 2013

6:30pm Swing Workshop (swing experience required) Details Coming shortly
Instructor Spencer Weisbond

7:30pm Keep it Classy "Hollywood Style Swing PART 2" (Level Int/Adv)
InstructorAdrienne Weidert

7:45pm FREE Intro to Swing Dance class (All levels)
Instructor TBA



SATURDAY FEB 2, 2013

6:30pm Lindy Hop "Get It Right" Workshop (swing experience required) Details Coming shortly
Instructor Spencer Weisbond

7:30pm Keep it Classy "Hollywood Style Swing" (Level 2-3)
Instructor Adam Brozowski and Adrienne Weidert

7:45pm FREE Intro to Swing Dance class (All levels)
Instructor Paolo Pasta Lanna (your host for the evening)



SATURDAY DEC 29th 2012

6:30pm The Madison Time Dance Workshop (All levels) This line dance is one of the most unique, from the year 1958, often danced live on the Buddy Dean Show broadcast out of Baltimore, Maryland. We'll perform this later in the evening.
Instructor Paolo Pasta Lanna (your host for the evening)

7:30pm Lindy up your Jitterbug (Level 2) In this workshop we add footwork and patterns that will take your swing to a higher level.
Instructor Nissreen Almazouni

7:45pm FREE Intro to Swing Dance class (All levels)
Instructor Spencer "The name is Bond...Spencer WeisBond!" and (your host of the evening)

held at the JCC in Manhattan 334 Amsterdam Ave, NYC



THURSDAY DEC 27th 2012

Swing Santa dance workshops
SWING SANTA Workshops (held at 39 W 19th St)
Thursday, December 27 7–9pm - advanced basic
SANTA SIZE YOUR SWING
Learn fun, playful new patterns great for your Holiday parties.
Get into the Lindy Spirit! and be the LIFE of the NEW YEAR’S Celebrations!

Friday, January 4 7–9pm - intermediate/advanced
SUPER SIZE YOUR SWING
More patterns, spins, and stuff that will take you into the NEW YEAR with a BANG!


Join the FACEBOOK Invite Page
Location: Dance Manhattan 39 West 19th St (bet 5th/6th ave)
PRICING $35 per workshop
PREPAID by Thu, Dec 27
$30 for per workshop $55 for both
No Refunds No Exchanges




SATURDAY DEC 1st 2012


6:30pm Dance Workshop THE SHIM SHAM (All levels) Great for those with experience in Swing and Lindy Hop but open to all levels. Instructors Paolo Pasta Lanna & Helena Verheyen

7:30pm Dance Workshop JAZZIN' IT UP LINDY HOP (Level 2) Take your Lindy Hop to the next level here. Instructor Brian Lawton & Samantha Siegel

location: The JCC in Manhattan


AFTERNOON Workshop Special

tricks dips swing workshop paolo
Tricks, Dips and Pretzels Dance Workshop
1:00 – 4pm (adv basic and up)
This workshop will cover tricks, dips and patterns that are easy to learn. We begin with techniques & dynamics necessary to lead and follow these fun moves. The second half we guide you through pretzel patterns and dips. Partner not needed.
1:00pm techniques and dynamics for tricks.
2:30pm dips and pretzels

Join the FACEBOOK Invite Page
Location: Dance Manhattan 39 West 19th St (bet 5th/6th ave)
Pricing $20 per section, $35 all. ($30 in advance for all)






SATURDAY NOVEMBER 3rd 2012

6:30pm Intro to the Balboa Dance Workshop (All levels) Great for those with experience in Swing and Lindy Hop but open to all levels. instructor Paolo Pasta Lanna
7:30pm A Charleston Chain Reaction - In this workshop we will string together Charleston patterns that will fit effortlessly into your lindy hop. Dance Workshop (Level 2) instructor Joe Palmer