Friday, April 5, 2019

Upcoming Class Series

Photo by Jeff Liu-Leyco Dance & Photography

Advance online or in-studio registration is strongly suggested for all RVA Swing class series.

Unless specifically labeled a "drop-in" class, single class drop-ins are not allowed without advance permission from the studio or instructor.


Beginner & All-Levels Classes


All-Levels Jazz Dance: The Jitterbug Stroll    
Tuesdays at 6pm, 3 week series begins April 16th

Learn a fun and easy jazz routine!
No jazz experience needed and all levels are welcome.

$20 for the series if registered in advance
$30 if registered at the door (space permitting only)

Registration is open. Click here for class info & online registration




Dance Movement 101                         
Mondays at 6pm, 3 week series starts May 6th

Our easiest & most basic class, designed to get nervous beginners comfortable moving their bodies to music before they try a partnered class.

$20 per person if registered in advance
$30 per person if registered at the door (space permitting)

Registration is open. Click here for class info & online registration



All-Levels Jazz Dance: That's a Plenty    
Tuesdays at 6pm, 6 week series begins May 7th

Learn a brand new Charleston routine from Alyssa Kelly
All levels are welcome!

$40 for the series if registered in advance
$50 if registered at the door (space permitting only)

Registration is open. Click here for class info & online registration




Intro to Swing Dancing: Lindy Hop                          Just added!
Tuesdays at 7pm, 6 week series begins May 21st

Learn an energetic style of partnered swing dancing from Harlem's Savoy Ballroom.
No partner or dance experience needed.

$45 per person if registered in advance
$55 per person if registered at the door (space permitting, online registration encouraged)

Registration is open. Click here for class info & online registration.




For Continuing Students


Level 2 Lindy Hop                 
Tuesdays at 8:15pm, 4 week series begins May 7th

No partner required.

Pre-requisites: completed an RVA Swing Intro to Swing:Lindy Hop unit and/or can correctly demonstrate all of the following: 6 & 8 count footwork with triples, outside/inside turns, side passes, swingouts, lindy circles.

Registration is open. Click here for class info & online registration




Level 3 Lindy Hop - Intermediate Lindy Hop Topics    
Thursdays at 7pm, 5 week series begins May 2nd

No partner needed.

Pre-requisites: completed at least one RVA Swing Level 2 Lindy Hop course and/or can correctly demonstrate all of the following: 6 & 8 count footwork with triples, outside/inside turns, tuck turns, side passes, swingouts, lindy circles, basic Charleston etc.

Topics & instructors change monthly so that you'll learn new things in every Level 3 series. For May, Cate Rauschenberger & Dave Barry will take the helm of this lindy hop ship!

Registration is now open. Click here for class info & online registration



Special Events & Workshops


Mother's Day Date Night class
Sunday May 12th at 5pm

Reservations required.
$45 per couple early bird special (register by 4/20/19)
$55 per couple thereafter

 Take your Mom (or the mother of your children) out for a special evening! Enjoy light refreshments and festive beverages before and after this 1-hour couples-only class.

Registration is open. Click here for event info & online registration



Balboa Cram Session
Saturday May 18th
10am - Intro to Balboa (beginner/all-levels)
1pm - Intro to Balboa Part 2: Bal-Swing (beginner & intermediate)
3:30pm - Fancy Balboa Things (intermediate/advanced

In this series of 2 hour class blocks, Ryan & Erica will start with a beginner level Intro to Balboa and move all the way to int/advanced material by the 3rd class.  Take 1, 2 or all 3 class blocks!  (New dancers must start with class 1)


Registration is open. Click here for workshop info & online registration 



Looking for the schedule of classes currently in session? You can find it on our complete class schedule page. Registered students can consult their Registration Confirmation email for specific class dates for their series.



If the class series you want is already full for your role, please make sure to join the wait-list via the link on each class page. We often have last-minute cancellations, which will go to the first person on the wait-list.