SwingColumbus offers 4-week lesson series for everyone! The first lesson at the beginning of the month is drop-in. Pay the tuition remainder to take the entire course.

Special topics workshops are sprinkled throughout the year. Pricing for these workshops vary.


February 2019 Intro to 30’s Charleston & 6-Count Swing with SwingColumbus

 

Join SwingColumbus for their February monthly lesson series! This 3-week lesson series are held THURSDAYS in February 2018:  7, 14, and 28. No partner required! We will rotate during the lesson so everyone can practice. SwingColumbus strongly encourages their students to attend all lessons, as there will be no make-up classes or refunds for classes missed.

You must attend the first class to join the entire series. 

Intro to 30’s Charleston: 6:45 – 7:45 PM (Facebook event link)

This progressive 3-week course dives into the classic experience of 1930’s Charleston. 1930’s Charleston goes hand-in-hand (pun intended) with many styles of Jitterbug and Lindy Hop and great to know for faster songs with higher tempos.  This class series will prepare you to dance socially with swing dancers from Columbus and around the world.

This class series is designed for beginners; so no prior experience is required.

No partner required! We are friendly social group and will rotate partners in class.

Intro to Lindy Hop Series: 8:00 – 9:00 PM (Facebook event link)

This progressive course introduces the fabulous swing dance called Lindy Hop. This class series will prepare you to dance socially with swing dancers from Columbus and around the world.

No partner required! We are friendly social group and will rotate partners in class.

This class series is designed for dancers who never taken a class with SwingColumbus or less than 4 Lindy Hop series classes with us. No partner is required in order to take this class.

SwingColumbus strongly encourages their students to attend all lessons, as there will be no make-up classes or refunds for classes missed. 

Class Location
First Unitarian Universalist Church
Clintonville 93 W Weisheimer Rd, Columbus, Ohio 43214

Free parking lot available.

Class General Public Friend / Senior Member Student / Ambassador Member
Intro to Lindy Hop $50 $40 $20
Intro to St. Louis Shag $50 $40 $20
Unsure this class is for you? Drop in for the first class of the month and pay the rest once you join the entire lesson series $15 each $15 each $15 each

Cash or Check only at the registration desk.

January 31: Learn Tandem Charleston with SwingColumbus

Join SwingColumbus for their one night only crash course in partnered Tandem Charleston! No partner required, but bring your friends so we have a full class!

Tandem Charleston is also sometimes called “front-to-back Charleston.” It is one of the most recognizable moves in the Charleston dance repertoire and has some really fun variations you can play with!

Prior experience with 1930’s Charleston desired. The Tandem Charleston is built on top of the 1930’s style Charleston basic. See below for an example from Uptown Swing, a great group of dancers and instructors in Minneapolis, MN.

Come learn an iconic part of Lindy-hop Charleston vocabulary!

Thursday January 31, 2019
6:45 PM – 8:45 PM
First Unitarian Universalist Church
Clintonville 93 W Weisheimer Rd, Columbus, Ohio 43214

Free parking lot available.

Admission

Class General Public Friend / Senior Member Student / Ambassador Member
Learn Tandem Charleston $20 $10 $10

Cash or check made out to SwingColumbus, Inc at the door.

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Monthly Lesson Registration

You pay a drop-in rate for the first class of each month. If you decide one class is enough, there is no pressure to take the rest of the series. But if you love the class and want to continue, you pay the remaining cost for the rest of the series at the end of the first class!

Registration Protocol

  1. Only the first lesson in the monthly series may be taken as a drop-in lesson.
  2. Student and member discounts do not apply to the drop-in lesson.
  3. Anyone continuing the full lesson series after the drop-in lesson must pay the remaining tuition at the end of the class.
    1. Payments will not be accepted after the first week.
    2. Students who have not paid will be turned away.
    3. Administrators are not present to accept payment after the first week.
    4. Instructors do not accept payments.
  4. Anyone taking the full lesson series must take the first class of the month.
  5. No one is permitted to join the full lesson series after the first week.
  6. No discounts will be offered for missing classes.
  7. If choosing to take the full lesson series, students must pay the full tuition.
  8. Cash or checks made out to SwingColumbus are accepted as payment. We cannot accept debit/credit cards at this time.