• Sunday Afternoon Workshop and Dance

  • Sun, 19-08-2018 at 14:00
  • Moose Hall Old Town
    Eastcott Road
    SN1 3LS Swindon
Sunday Afternoon Workshop and Dance - Moose Hall Old Town - Swindon

There are two parts to this afternoon - Part 1 - 2pm to 4pm - A Beginners Aerials Workshop £15.00This workshop is aimed at dancers who have thought about adding a few simple lifts to their Swing Dancing but didn't know where to start.Please note the Workshop is for 'Couples' only. So please ensure you book with a partnerPart 2 - 4pm to 7pm - Afternoon Dance £7Price for both £20.00There is a licensed bar from 4pm to 7pm and Free Tea/CoffeeA great wooden dance floor - maximum numbers 60 and mostly FREE parking.Guest Teachers – Graeme and Ann from Hoppin MadGraeme & Ann live in Bath and learnt to Lindy Hop in the 1990’s at the start of the Swing revival. Among their teachers were the Jiving Lindy Hoppers and the late, great Frankie Manning. They have achieved national success and are twice U.K. Lindy Hop Champions. They have done a lot of T.V., video and film work including; BBC’s ‘Turn Back Time -The High Street’ - London Weekend's ‘Barrymore Show’ - the title sequence for ‘Josie’ on Channel 5 - featured Lindy dancers in BBC’s ‘String of Pearls’~ a history of swing music - even a comedy dance routine with the late Rod Hull and Emu.They were the choreographers for an animated jitterbug sequence in Aardman Animation's major film release, "CHICKEN RUN" Graeme and Ann work full time teaching and performing all over the country with their dance group ‘Hoppin' Mad’ and currently run classes in Bristol and Bath. They have taught and performed in New York, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Sydney, Denmark, Ireland and New Zealand. They have also taken part in the Miami Art Deco Festival and Derry Jazz Festivals.For Tickets contact Erica - 01793 340271 or erica@swingoutswindon.co.uk

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