Christina’s Pittstop Report!

Lots of dancers from Columbus and other nearby scenes headed out last weekend to the 10th annual Pittstop Lindy Exchange in Pittsburgh, PA, November 19-21, 2010.  One of our Columbus …

History of The Cupcake Aerial

Those who attended Rocktober 2010 here in Columbus, Ohio may have had the chance to learn a crazy aerial from Kevin St. Laurent and Jo Hoffberg, called The Cupcake.  The …

Tribute Dances by Lindy Hoppers

The Lindy Hop world tends to favor dancers creating their own choreography, but sometimes it’s appropriate to honor our forebears with a tribute dance. A few of these have caught …

Favorite Pics from Rocktober 2009

It was so fun taking pictures at Rocktober 2009.  I smiled so hard my cheeks hurt.  We have tons of pictures of people in deep thought, people laughing at Kevin …

May 25 is National Tap Dance Day!

May 25 is National TapDance Day in the US, and the date is significant because it’s the birthday of Bill ‘Bojangles’ Robinson.  You can read more about this on Dance …

Using Dance to Teach Kids Healthy Living

Balletmet Columbus’s blog, ‘A Tutu For You’ featured their Momentum program they present in area elementary schools that uses dance to teach concepts of healthy living and culminates in a …

Ready for SMACKDOWN?

Tonight’s the last night of preparations for two Columbus dance teams in preparation for the big Midwest swing dance team competition, Dayton Swing SMACKDOWN! It all goes down this Saturday, …

Gift Ideas for Lindy Hoppers

When I started swing dancing in 2001, it was quite hard to find much in the way of products for swing dancers. Now there are tons of things out there …

Getting ready for Fall Quarter!

For those of you who do not know me, allow me to introduce myself: I’m Rob, the President of Swing Dance Club. Swing Dance Club is an awesome little group …