Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Register Now for September Class Sessions



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.


Sept 2017:

For Total Beginners

Special Event: One Day Beginner Crash Course   Filling Up: Register Soon

Saturday, Sept 2nd
12pm - 5pm
there will be a one hour break at 2pm

Learn how to swing dance in this 4 hour afternoon course with our special guest instructors Joe & Kadie Pangburn. Joe & Kadie specialize in Balboa, a style of swing dancing popular in Southern California and they can't wait to share it with you.

BONUS: registration for this special crash course also includes admission to a swing dance with a live band later that same evening at Dogtown Dance Theater (a $25 value!)

$55 per student if registered online
$65 at the door (space permitting)

Registration is open. Workshop info & online registration


Beginner Vintage Jazz Dance      Spaces available
Tuesdays at 7pm, 4 week series beginning Sept 5th

No partner or dance experience required.

$30 per person for the series if you register online.
($40 at the door, space permitting)

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


Beginner 6-Count Swing                 Spaces available
Tuesdays at 8:15pm, 4 week series beginning Sept 5th

No partner or dance experience required.

$30 per person for the series if you register online.
($40 at the door, space permitting)

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



Beginner Lindy Hop                    Spaces available 
Mondays at 7pm, 4 week series beginning Sept 11th

No partner or dance experience required.

$30 per person for the series if you register online.
($40 at the door, space permitting)

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


Next Steps for Continuing Students

Level 2 Lindy Hop                               Spaces available
Mondays at 8:15pm, 4 week series  beginning Sept 11th

No partner required. Students taking this class must have already completed at least one month each of Beginner Lindy Hop and Beginner 6-count Swing and should be able to demonstrate most of the material from those units, especially swing outs. This class will not be suitable for beginners or for students still struggling with lindy hop rhythm or footwork.

$30 per person for the series if you register online.
($40 at the door, space permitting)

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



For Experienced Students


Level 3 Lindy Hop        Spaces available
Thursdays at 7pm, 4 week series starting Sept 7th

$30 per person for the series if you register online
($40 at the door, space permitting).

No partner required. This class is intended for dancers who have solid fundamentals and are consistently safe & successful in their social dancing. Instructor permission is required prior to registration.

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



For Everyone: Drop-In Dance Fitness Classes

Join Erica for drop-in fitness classes to complement your dance education.  Increasing your physical fitness can help you to become a stronger, more confident dancer. These classes will be beneficial for non-dancers as well!

Dance Fitness Schedule for August:

Tuesdays at 6pm
Saturday mornings at 10am
(No class on Sept 2nd)


Open to all fitness levels. Basic dance/movement experience is helpful, but not required!


$8 single class drop-in or buy a discounted multi-class punch card online
*punch card is only good for Dance Fitness classes

Walk-ins welcome. Class info and online punch-card purchases


In addition to our own curriculum, there are a variety of other classes held at the studio by independent instructors, which you can find on our complete class schedule page.


All classes listed here are held at the RVA Swing studio, located at 6114C Lakeside Ave.

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.