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November 2017
$5
22November
The Brink Lounge, 701 E Washington Ave
Madison,WI53703United States

Swing Dance

The Brink Lounge welcomes social dancers to this weekly event with Jumptown DJs. The event is 18+ friendly. $5 cover. There’s also both food and drink available. Food is served until 10pm. There are usually wine specials on Wednesdays; a selection of tap and bottled beer, wine, and cocktails; and soda, lemonade, juice, etc. The Brink is about four blocks from the Capitol Square and within walking distance from campus.

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$25
30November
Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center, 953 Jenifer St
Madison,WI53703United States

Intro to Lindy Hop A

Welcome to Lindy Hop A, a 4-week introductory course! Come learn to swing dance with us. We’ll show you basic Lindy Hop moves and rhythms and get you social dancing in 4 weeks. Lindy Hop A focuses on 6-count rhythms and moves like the Tuck-turn and Pass-by along with fundamental Lindy Hop technique and style. No partner or experience required. Instructors: Sarah and Jason Special Note! We will not host class on November the 23rd due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

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$25
30November
Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center, 953 Jenifer St
Madison,WI53703United States

Intermediate: Tranky Doo!

Now that you've learned the Shim Sham, it's time to learn the next line dance, the Tranky Doo! The Tranky Doo is a well-known piece of jazz choreography and frequently taught and danced at social events to The Dipsy Doodle by Ella Fitzgerald. Check out this video from 'Spirit Moves' to get some historical context of how the dance was originally done! Instructor: Tracey Special Note! We will note hold class on November 23rd for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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$25
30November
Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center, 953 Jenifer St
Madison,WI53703United States

Intermediate: Choreography

In this class we will be teaching short choreographies that you can use in jams, competitions or just to show off with on the social dance floor. We will be teaching several short to medium length "classic" Lindy Hop Routines such as the California Routine and Stops. And we'll also teach a few short routines that Katie and Jason came up with. Whether you want to challenge yourself with new movement, or learn something to bust out on the dance floor this class has you covered. Instructors: Katie and Jason Special Note! We will not host classes on November 23rd for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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December 2017
$5
01December
Madison Circus Space, 2100 Winnebago St
Madison,WI53704United States

Jumptown Monthly Dance

Come join us at Madison Circus Space for swing dancing on a spacious floor. Bring your friends, bring a juggler. $5 cover at the door to pay for venue rental (lesson included). Venue now requires an electronic liability waiver; sign at the registration table or go to MadisonCircusSpace.com and click the link at bottom right. 9–9:30pm Beginner Lesson: We’ll show you 6-count swing basics so you can get on the floor and dance right away. No partner or experience required. 9:30pm–Midnight: Social dancing. Shoes: Everyone must bring another pair of clean shoes. No wearing the same shoes that they wore outside. If people forget to bring a clean pair, we’ll ask them to dance in socks.

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