Saturday, February 9, 2019

Upcoming Class Series


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 Classes


Dance Movement 101  
Mondays at 6pm, 4 week series begins March 4th

Our easiest & most basic class, designed for a gentle introduction to dance concepts.
No partner or dance experience needed.

$25 per person if registered in advance
$35 per person if registered at the door (space permitting only)
$9 for a single class drop-in (space permitting only)

Registration is openClick here for class info & online registration



All-Levels Jazz Dance
Tuesdays at 6pm, 5 week series begins March 5th

Learn Abigail Browning's "Gangbusters" routine.
No jazz experience needed and all levels are welcome.

$30 for the series if registered in advance
$40 if registered at the door (space permitting only)

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



Intro to Swing Dancing: Lindy Hop                 Almost Full!
Mondays at 8:15pm, 6 week series begins February 18th

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 for leads only. Click here for class info & online registration




Intro to Swing Dancing: Lindy Hop                
Tuesdays at 8:15pm, 6 week series begins March 19th

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                  Filling up for follows
Thursdays at 7pm, 4 week series begins March 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 2 Balboa
Tuesdays at 7pm, 4 week series begins March 5th

No partner required.

Pre-requisites: completed an RVA Swing Intro to Swing Dancing: Balboa unit and/or can correctly demonstrate all of the following: a Balboa basic, side scoots, progressives, paddles, come-around, lollies, and out & ins.

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



Level 3 Lindy Hop - Intermediate Lindy Hop Topics   
Mondays at 7pm, 4 week series begins March 5th

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.

Registration will open soon.



For Everyone: Fitness Classes

Dance Fitness: Strength & Stretch  
Sundays at 5pm, 4 week series begins February 3rd

An exercise class for anyone looking to build strength in their legs, glutes, and core.  All fitness levels welcome and no dance experience needed.

$25 per person if registered in advance
$35 per person if registered at the door (space permitting only)
$9 for a single class drop-in (space permitting only)

Drop-ins OK in this class. Click here for class info



Special Events & Guest Instructor Workshops


Valentines "Date Night" Couples Class Package      Waitlist Only
Friday Feb 8th, Saturday Feb 9th, Friday Feb 15th

A couples-only one hour dance class with elegant light refreshments.

$55 per couple. Advance registration only (no walk-ins)

Waitlist Only. Click here for event info & waitlist.



Pop-Up Workshop: Learn the Jitterbug Stroll with Dave Barry
Saturday Feb 16th at 3pm

No jazz experience needed.
$10 per person

Pay at the door. Workshop info here.



Line Dance Variety with Talia Moser
Wednesdays at 7pm starting March 6th

No experience needed. Learn line dances such as the Zydeco shuffle in this all-levels class.

$40 for the 4 week series or $15 per single class

Contact Talia to register. Class & contact info here.



Slow Dance & Slow Balboa with Jenn Barnett & Luis Arredondo
Saturday March 30th

Multi-level slow dance workshops. No partner needed.

Registration is open. Info & online registration here.



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.

Valentines Date Night Class Packages



Valentines "Date Night" Couples Class Package

A special couples-only one hour beginner dance class with elegant light refreshments.

$55 per couple. Advance registration only (no walk-ins)

Wait-list onlyClick here for event info & waitlist

Monday, January 14, 2019

Winter Weather Updates

Monday classes are ON as scheduled! 


Lakeside Ave is clean as a whistle and the parking lot has melted also. We are ready to dance!