Monday 2nd September
With King Groovy & The Horn Stars – London’s Grooviest Big Band”
& SwingDanceUK’s Swing For the Crown Heat!
Two Swing classes (Beginner & Intermediate) with world-renowned teacher Simon Selmon & stylish Anna Lambrechts
Top Swing DJ Mr Kicks
A night of live Swing music and dancing
Rouge your knees, shine your shoes and prepare to enter a razzling dazzling world of Swing! From the decadent 20s Jazz age, the glamorous 30s, the spirit of the 40s, to the rebels of the 50s, experience a whirlwind of live music and dancing. Follow the SwingDanceUK team to pick up some moves at the start of the evening, then step, stomp and shimmy your heart out for a whoopee good time!
Never danced before? Join our beginners class at the start of the evening and learn all the moves you need to join in a night of raucous live music and fancy feet.
Experienced dancer? Join our intermediate class at the start of the evening for some new ideas, inspiration and good old fashioned moves.
Shimmy and shake to a cocktail of the best sounds of the 1920-50s. Take to the floor or just sit back and enjoy some hot live jazz and jump blues.
During the band break, we will be running the Swing for the Crown dance competition heats – a short jam style competition open to all styles of Swing including Lindy Hop, Shag, Balboa and Jazz Roots in the tradition of the Savoy Ballroom and the winners from the first 4 heats will be invited back to battle it out for the cash prize.
Truck on down for an exciting – thrilling – sensational Swing Out
SWING FOR THE CROWN COMPETITION:
Calling all Balboa, Shag, Jazz & Lindy Hoppers!
What is you favorite swing dance style?
During the band break, the Swing for the Crown dance competition heats – a short jam style competition open to all styles of Swing including Lindy Hop, Shag, Balboa and Jazz Roots in the tradition of the Savoy Ballroom and the winners from the first 5 heats will be invited back to battle it out for the £200 cash prize & title at the Swing For the Crown Final on Monday 2nd September.
Swing for the Crown Heats:
Heat 1: Monday 8th April
Heat 2: Monday 6th May
Heat 3: Monday 3rd June
Heat 4: Monday 8th July
Heat 5: Monday 5th August
Swing for the Crown Final: Monday 2nd September
Concessions in advance: £12.50 (includes £1.50 of fees per ticket)
Standard in advance: £14 (includes £1.50 of fees per ticket)
On the door: £15
Book online here or Call 0844 545 8282