Beginner Classes



New to swing dancing? Want to give it a try?  Here are our currently available offerings for brand new swing dancers. No partner or dance experience required for any of these classes! Online registration is strongly suggested, as studio space is limited.

Jan/Feb 2018 Beginner Class Series


Swing Out Crash Course        Almost Full!
Saturday January 20th, 3:30pm - 5:30pm

No partner or dance experience required

$20 per person for the 2 hour workshop if you register online
$30 per person for the 2 hour workshop plus dance admission if you register online

Registration is open. Click here for info




Intro to Swing Dancing - Feb/March 2018    
Mondays at 8:15pm, 6-week series begins Feb 5th

No partner or dance experience required.

$45 per person for the series if you register online.
($55 at the door, space permitting)
No single-class drop-ins without advance permission.

Registration is open. Click here for info



Valentines Date Night Class Package
Friday Feb 9th at 7pm
Saturday Feb 10th at 5pm

A special couples-only class for a one-of-a-kind night out!
No dance experience needed.

Advance online registration required.

$50 per couple for 1 dance hour lesson, light refreshments, and drinks for two afterwards at Final Gravity Brewing.

Registration is openClick here for info.




Intro to Swing Dancing - Jan/Feb 2018     (Sold Out/Wait-List Only)
Wednesdays at 7pm, 6-week series begins Jan 17th now Jan 24th due to weather

No partner or dance experience required.

$45 per person for the series if you register online.
($55 at the door, space permitting)
No single-class drop-ins without advance permission.

Wait-list only.  Click here for info.




Intro to Swing Dancing - Jan/Feb 2018    Sold Out/Wait-List Only
Mondays at 7pm, 6-week series begins Jan 22nd

No partner or dance experience required.

$45 per person for the series if you register online.
($55 at the door, space permitting)
No single-class drop-ins without advance permission.

Wait-list only. Click here for info










Drop-in Beginner Lessons:

Can't commit to a month-long series or missed out on the start of a series?  Don't worry, we've got you covered!


Weekly Jazz Den Drop-in Beginner Lesson
Thursdays at 8pm 



Each Thursday, the Jazz Den hosts a one hour beginner lesson before their dance.  Show up at 8pm to take this informal intro class and learn some basic moves! No week-to-week commitment or online registration is needed for this drop-in lesson, but please arrive by 8pm to participate.

No partner, experience, or online registration needed.
This one-hour intro-level class is provided as part of the Jazz Den's weekly social dance.

$5 per person at the door (includes the lesson and social dancing afterwards)



All classes take place at the RVA Swing dance studio, located at 6114C Lakeside Ave.