Hello EVERYONE!! “Ch-ch-ch-changes, time to make a change…” Things here at Vermont Swings are always a’changin’. This e-Update is listed by eventMessage 1 of 1 , Nov 6, 2002View SourceHello EVERYONE!!
Ch-ch-ch-changes, time to make a change Things here at Vermont Swings are always achangin. This e-Update is listed by event types, so you can scan the information for the stuff your especially interested in This is what weve got for you:
Dances scheduled in the next couple weeks
Lessons starting now (or just started and still have room!)
Practice Sessions so you can come anytime to practice or just remember some moves
Workshops whats on the workshop horizon
Upcoming Events you might need to register now, but theyre not in the next few weeks
Out and About Possible dance opportunities in the area
As always, questions, comments, and contributions are always welcome!
See you on the dance floor!!
Friday, November 8, 2002
2nd Friday of the Month Swing Dance Hosted and DJ'd by Brandy Anderson at the Champlain Club in Burlington, VT. 8-11pm, $5/person. For more info, e-mail Brandy at bhanders@....
Friday, November 8, 2002
The Colin McCaffrey Swing Band plays a swing dance at the Rumney School in Middlesex VT
Colin fronts a great band playing Swing and Jazz favorites. 7 pm lesson with Chris Sumner and Karrwright Lee. The dance starts at 8 p.m. Cost unknown at press time
Tuesdays, November 5th through December 10th:
Lindy 102 - In a fun and friendly atmosphere, you will learn cool Lindy Hop moves as well as partnering skills, musicality and styling from Andre and Shirley. This class introduces the fundamentals that make Lindy Hop so cool (and addictive)! At the Hall of the Greek Orthodox Church, 600 South Willard St., Burlington, (enter the parking lot from Ledge Road) Only $45 for 6 weeks and also includes FREE Vermont Swings Practice Session 7:30 to 9:30. For more information, http://www.vermontswings.com/Lessons.html. To register, contact Shirley at (802) 860-7501 or shirleylindys@....
FREE MASTER CLASS!!! One time only!
For intermediate/advanced dancers with a good foundation of Lindy Hop, Steve and Juliana will help you break out of your routine 8-9 p.m. YMCA, 266 College Street, Burlington, Vt. Be on time weve only got ONE hour!! FREE, FREE, FREE!
Wednesdays, October 30th through December 11th:
Beginner Swing Lessons - Mike and Rosie teach a six week series at 7:15-8:15 in Middlebury. Practice from 8:15-8:45 included, $42. At the Vermont Sun Fitness Center, Exchange Street, Middlebury, VT. No partner needed. No class Nov. 27th. For more information, contact Mike at 802-352-9049 or Rosie at 603-448-2216. Please bring clean, soft-soled shoes.
Sundays, November 10th - December 15th:
Hollywood Style Swing Lessons Brandy Anderson teaches several classes:
5 to 6 pm: Intro to Swing, 6 to 7 pm: Collegiate Shag, 7 to 8 pm: Intermediate/Advanced Hollywood Style Swing. $50/person for a 6-week session or $13/person/class. Partner not required. The Champlain Club at 20 Crowley St. in Burlington. For more information, go to www.hollywoodstyleswing.com or e-mail Brandy at bhanders@....
Starting November 20th
Intro to Swing 6 week session with Juliana and Steve. No partner required. YMCA $48 for non-Y Members, $24 for Y Members. YMCA, 266 College Street, Burlington, Vt. Call to register: 862-9622.
Every Monday at Middlebury College 7-10 p.m. in McCullough Hall, lindy hop practice session. Geared towards teaching the lindy to people who have not done it before, and giving them the opportunity to grow as a dancer by practicing with dancers of all skill levels. Everyone is invited, FREE. "Making the world a better place, one dance at a time" For more information, directions, etc. contact Christopher at choward@...
Every Tuesday in Burlington - At the Hall of the Greek Orthodox Church at 600 South Willard Street in Burlington, VT (Driveway entrance is off Ledge Road). This practice session offers an informal opportunity to dance and practice. EVERYONE is welcome! No partner needed. $3. 7:30 to 9:30 pm. Plenty of parking!
Saturday, November 16, 2002
Charleston Workshop: Come learn Charleston, get some exercise, and learn some new fancy moves. 6-7:30 p.m. YMCA, 266 College Street, Burlington, Vt. Call to register: 862-9622.
November 16 - 17, 2002
Weekend Workshop with Doug Silton - The Swinging Air Force of Montreal will host nationally renowned performer/instructor/DJ Doug Silton from L.A. The workshop will have more limited registration than usual (about 40-50 participants) and is targeted to intermediate level dancers instead of the general public. Info and registration for this workshop is available directly on this link: http://swingingairforce.com/doug_reg.htm
Friday, November 22, 2002:
Cab Calloway Concert: If you havent read about it on the Vermont Swings Discussion groups, the Cab Calloway Orchestra will be in Barre, 8 pm: $10, $18, $21, and $26. For more info, call 476-8188 or go to http://www.barreoperahouse.org/. Dancing is not guaranteed, but we know there is dance space and a least 10 swing dancers have already bought tickets!!
Saturday, November 30, 2002
Dips and Tricks with Steve and Juliana at the Y. 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 14, 2002
Musicality and Styling with Steve and Juliana at the Y. 6 to 7:30 p.m.
OUT AND ABOUT: Possible dance opportunities bring a partner or two, no guarantees
Thursday, November 7 Big Joe Burrell plays Halversons with some jazz and blues. $5 Church Street, Burlington, VT.
Tuesday, November 12 Big Joe Burrell plays The Waiting Room (Planned Parenthood Benefit) 9 p.m. No charge. St. Paul Street, Burlington , VT.
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