Studio Schedule

Photo by Jerry Almonte:

RVA Swing Classes

Advance registration & pre-payment is required for all RVA Swing weekly class units unless otherwise stated on the class page (no walk-ins).


8:15pm: Queer Intro to Swing Dancing w/Mattie & Olivia (6 wk series, start date still TBD, Jan 2024)
class info & online registration coming soon!


7pm: Solo Jazz for Holiday Cheer w/Cate (2 week short series starts Dec 5th)

7pm: Beginner Solo Jazz/Learn the Shim Sham w/Mike (4 week solo movement series starts Jan 9th, 2024

8:15pm  Intro to Swing Dancing w/Cate & Mike (6 week partnered series starts Jan 16th, 2024)


7pm: Intro to Swing Dancing w/Sydney & Jordon (6 week partnered series starts Jan 25th, 2024)

RVA Swing Events

Tickets for our dances & single-day workshops are typically available at the door as well as online. Online registration is strongly encouraged for all workshops.

RVA Bal/Shag Social
a casual afternoon of uptempo dancing, hosted by some of our local shag & balboa enthusiasts
Sunday, Dec 3rd
1pm: lesson/review/guided practice
1:30pm: social dancing to DJ'd music

Jumpin' at the Lakeside: Special Holiday Edition
featuring live music from The Boilermaker Jazz Band
Friday Dec 15th at The Dance Space
7pm: Beginner Swing lesson
8pm: Social dancing
tickets available online or at the door 

Balboa Workshops for All Levels
special one-day workshops w/options for beginners AND intermediates
Saturday Jan 20th, 2024
online registration strongly suggested

Classes & events by other groups in our space

Renters set their own schedules, prices, and policies, which may differ from those of RVA Swing. 

Renters handle their own payments & registration.  
Please follow the links below to go to their individual websites, or to contact them for more info


7pm: Hoop Dance/Choreography/Burlesque with Scarlet Starlet (Scarlet's class schedule changes up a bit depending on her performance schedule so be sure to check her website for detailed class & registration info)


New! 5:15pm: Yoga with LimberVA. Weekly drop-in classes start Jan 3rd, 2024.  Contact Deepak for more info:

8pm: Burlesque Peer Review Session with Poppy LaFae (every 3rd Wednesday, contact them for more info)


5:30pm: Belly Dance Boot Camp w/ Shari (next session starts Jan 4th
Basic belly dance experience needed. 


New! 7:45am: Yoga with LimberVA. Weekly drop-in classes start Jan 6th, 2024. Contact Deepak for more info:

Saturday, Feb 10th at 12pm:  Burlesque workshops with Flame Cynders.