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.


October 2017 Class Series


All Levels Jazz Routines  
Tuesdays at 7pm, starting Oct 3rd

4-week series

$30 per student when registered online

Registration is open. Class info & online registration.


Beginner Lindy Hop  
Tuesdays at 8:15pm, starting Oct 3rd

4-week series

$30 per student when registered online

Registration is open. Class info & online registration.



Beginner 6-Count Swing  
Mondays at 7pm, starting Oct 9th

4-week series

$30 per student when registered online

Registration is now open. Class info & online registration.


September 2017 Class Series

Beginner Vintage Jazz
Tuesdays at 7pm, starting Sept 5th

4 week series
(single class drop-ins also available, space permitting)

$30 per student when registered online
$10 single class drop-in

Registration is still open for single classes. Class info & online registration



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 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.