Trisha & Ben Lindyhop Workshop
Oct
21
12:00am12:00am

Trisha & Ben Lindyhop Workshop

Bookings are now open for our autumn Lindyhop workshop and dance features new enormously popular guest teachers to Leicester, Trisha Sewell and Ben Cook. They will be teaching our usual arrangement of six classes spread over the afternoon ranging from beginner+ level to advanced. We also have the very talented Jim Wynn Swingtet playing at the evening social dance. 

Simply choose the levels you feel most comfortable with when you make your booking. If you do not attend the workshop but wish to come to the dance it will be £8 on the door. You can download details of the workshop and dance here and use the form to make a postal booking if you wish. Our preferred means of booking is online which can be found here

Please note you will not receive an automatic reply or invoice. This will follow once we have received your booking and we review our leader-follower balance. We will however always let you know whether or not you have a place. If you have not heard from us after about 7 days then please email us.

This workshop will be very popular so get your bookings in early. You always stand a better chance of getting a place if you can book with a partner.

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Mel & Jo Balboa Workshop
Jan
27
12:30pm12:30pm

Mel & Jo Balboa Workshop

We welcome the return of teachers Mel & Jo for our annual Balboa workshop. They are both well known on the UK and international Balboa scene and have been dancing for many years.

Classes will run in our usual format starting with beginner level up to advanced. Simply choose the levels you feel most comfortable with when you make your booking. If you do not attend the workshop but wish to come to the dance it will be £8 on the door. You can download details of the workshop and dance here and use the form to make a postal booking if you wish. Our preferred means of booking is online which can be found here. Please note you will not receive an automatic reply or invoice. This will follow once we have received your booking and we review our leader-follower balance.

Bookings will open in October 2017.

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Bic & Simone Lindyhop Workshop
Jun
24
12:30pm12:30pm

Bic & Simone Lindyhop Workshop

Our summer Lindyhop workshop and dance features a return of the very popular guest teachers Bic and Simone. They will be teaching our usual arrangement of six classes spread over the afternoon ranging from beginner+ level to advanced. Bookings will open in early April so keep an eye on this page to check. We also have the wonderful Tessa and the Applejacks playing at the evening social dance. 

Simply choose the levels you feel most comfortable with when you make your booking. If you do not attend the workshop but wish to come to the dance it will be £8 on the door. You can download details of the workshop and dance here and use the form to make a postal booking if you wish. Our preferred means of booking is online which can be found here.

Please note you will not receive an automatic reply or invoice. This will follow once we have received your booking and we review our leader-follower balance. We will however always let you know whether or not you have a place. If you have not heard from us after about 7 days then please email us.

This workshop will be a sell out so get your bookings in early. You always stand a better chance of getting a place if you can book with a partner. 

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Apr
22
10:30am10:30am

Balboa Saturday

Balboa Saturday
We will be running another one day workshop covering Pure Balboa and Bal-Swing material. The day will consist of four classes – two in the morning session and two in the afternoon session followed by a short Tea Dance at the end to practice and enjoy your dancing. We expect all attendees to have covered some of the Balboa basics either by attending some of our previous classes or by attending classes and workshops in other areas. 
Date: Saturday 22nd April
Venue: St Andrew's Church Hall, Old Church St, Aylestone, Leicester LE2 8ND. (This is the same venue as our Tuesday Leicester Lindy classes).
Times: 10:30 Doors open, 11.00 - 13.00 Classes 1 & 2, 13:00-13:30 Lunch and practice time, 13:30 – 15:30 Classes 3 & 4, 15:30 - 16:30 Tea dance. The morning and afternoon sessions will be broken into two classes with a short break in the middle. Admission price is £8 for each session or £15 for the whole day. 
 
If you’d like to take part in the workshop, please just email us at leicesterlindyhop@ntlworld.com telling us your name, leader or follower, and your partner’s name if applicable. Alternatively you can leave a message on our FB page or message Mandy Driscoll or Ian Buehring. We try and get a reasonable balance of leaders and followers so booking as a couple helps us but do not be deterred if you want to book on your own we nearly always manage to fit everybody into the classes. 

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Jenny Thomas & Scott Cupit Lindyhop Workshop
Jan
28
11:30am11:30am

Jenny Thomas & Scott Cupit Lindyhop Workshop

We have booked the first date for our 2017 workshop programme. It will be Lindyhop again folks with the return of the wonderful teachers Jenny Thomas and Scott Cupit. We will have the great swing band Swingamathing playing at the dance in the evening. Bookings will open in late November 2016.

Classes will run in our usual format starting with beginner+ level up to advanced. Simply choose the levels you feel most comfortable with when you make your booking. If you do not attend the workshop but wish to come to the dance it will be £8 on the door. You can download details of the workshop and dance here and use the form to make a postal booking if you wish. Our preferred means of booking is online which can be found here.

ALL LEVELS NOW FULLY BOOKED

Please note you will not receive an automatic reply or invoice. This will follow once we have received your booking and we review our leader-follower balance. We will however always let you know whether or not you have a place. If you have not heard from us after about 7 days then please email us.

This workshop will be a sell out so get your bookings in early. You always stand a better chance of getting a place if you can book with a partner.  

 

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Janet & Chris Balboa Workshop
Nov
12
12:30pm12:30pm

Janet & Chris Balboa Workshop

We welcome the return of teachers Janet & Chris for our annual Balboa workshop. They are both well known on the UK and international Balboa scene and have been dancing for many years.

Classes will run in our usual format starting with beginner level up to advanced. Simply choose the levels you feel most comfortable with when you make your booking. If you do not attend the workshop but wish to come to the dance it will be £8 on the door. You can download details of the workshop and dance here and use the form to make a postal booking if you wish. Our preferred means of booking is online which can be found here. Please note you will not receive an automatic reply or invoice. This will follow once we have received your booking and we review our leader-follower balance.

The Jim Wynn Swingtet will be playing for us for the first time at the evening dance. Well known in the Birmingham area - this will be their first swing event in Leicester.

Bookings will open at the end of July.

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Bic & Simone Lindyhop Workshiop
Jun
25
12:30pm12:30pm

Bic & Simone Lindyhop Workshiop

Our summer Lindyhop workshop and dance features a return of the very popular guest teachers Bic and Simone. They will be teaching our usual arrangement of six classes spread over the afternoon ranging from beginner+ level to advanced. We welcome back Tessa and the Apple Jacks for the evening dance playing their wonderful swing dance music suitable for all ability levels. If you do not attend the workshop but wish to come to the dance it will be £8 on the door. You can download details of the workshop and dance here

We are now almost fully booked on some levels. If you can book as a couple or single leaders you will still be assured of a place for a few more days.  

Online booking can be found at. Please go to this link for online booking.  

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