SPECIALTY CLASSES

Want to join our dance team, the Eight Week Wonders? Concentrate on Balboa? Learn aerials with your dance partner? Specialty classes allow us to present all sorts of fun and interesting topics that are designed to broaden your dance repertoire and improve your skill level and dance technique.

COVID-19 CLASS REGISTRATION POLICY:
• Fully-vaccinated students only. Please present proof of vaccination status on the first night of class.
• Pre-registration online only. No registrations will be taken in class.
• Online payment via credit card only.
• Masks required for “Intermediate–Balboa for Swing Dancers.” Masks must stay over your nose securely; N95 and KN95 masks are recommended. For other classes, masks are optional unless otherwise stated.
• No refunds or class credits will be made if you are unable to complete the class.
• If covid-19 concerns prompt suspension of classes, every effort will be made to resume classes when the suspension is lifted. No refunds or class credits will be made by Gottaswing.

Day


Location


Instructors


  • Intermediate Level Balboa for Swing Dancers

    Taught by Dabe and Janelle Murphy
    Contact [email protected] and [email protected]

    Sunday nights, September 11-October 23 (7 weeks)
    6-7:20pm (includes 20 minutes of practice time)
    $145/person
    MASKS REQUIRED FOR THIS CLASS

    INTERMEDIATE–BALBOA FOR SWING DANCERS
    BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!! Known for their smooth style, effortless appearance, and limitless enthusiasm, Dabe and Janelle will show you how to incorporate the fundamentals of Balboa—Posture, Position, Pressure, and Pulse—into your swing dancing repertoire. You’ll fine-tune your footwork, solidify your stretch, and create a better connection with your partner, the music, and even the dance floor. Suitable for students with no previous Balboa experience, and there is always plenty of new material for repeat students as well. Class is followed by 20 minutes of dance practice.

    Born 2 Dance, 262 Cedar Lane SE, Vienna, Virginia 22180


    Taught by Dabe and Janelle Murphy
    Contact [email protected] and [email protected]

    Sunday nights, September 11-October 23 (7 weeks)
    6-7:20pm (includes 20 minutes of practice time)
    $145/person
    MASKS REQUIRED FOR THIS CLASS

    INTERMEDIATE–BALBOA FOR SWING DANCERS
    BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!! Known for their smooth style, effortless appearance, and limitless enthusiasm, Dabe and Janelle will show you how to incorporate the fundamentals of Balboa—Posture, Position, Pressure, and Pulse—into your swing dancing repertoire. You’ll fine-tune your footwork, solidify your stretch, and create a better connection with your partner, the music, and even the dance floor. Suitable for students with no previous Balboa experience, and there is always plenty of new material for repeat students as well. Class is followed by 20 minutes of dance practice.

    Born 2 Dance, 262 Cedar Lane SE, Vienna, Virginia 22180

  • One-Day Workshops: Charleston Function Over Flash

    Taught by NYC’s Tony and Jaime
    Saturday, September 10
    12noon-1pm
    $20/person. Online registration only; registration closes on Friday, September 9 at 12midnight.
    TAKE ALL THREE & SAVE! Register for “Lindy Boot Camp” and “Swing-Out Variations” and pay only $50.
    Discount automatically applied when you register for all three.
    MASKS OPTIONAL

    ALL LEVELS but should be familiar with eight-count Lindy patterns. Concentrating on function over fancy, you’ll learn several quick and easy transitions so you can easily navigate between positions and hand holds. The emphasis is on having fun on the social dance floor!

    Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, Maryland 20812

    Taught by NYC’s Tony and Jaime
    Saturday, September 10
    12noon-1pm
    $20/person. Online registration only; registration closes on Friday, September 9 at 12midnight.
    TAKE ALL THREE & SAVE! Register for “Lindy Boot Camp” and “Swing-Out Variations” and pay only $50.
    Discount automatically applied when you register for all three.
    MASKS OPTIONAL

    ALL LEVELS but should be familiar with eight-count Lindy patterns. Concentrating on function over fancy, you’ll learn several quick and easy transitions so you can easily navigate between positions and hand holds. The emphasis is on having fun on the social dance floor!

    Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, Maryland 20812

  • One-Day Workshops: Lindy Boot Camp

    Taught by NYC’s Tony and Jaime
    Saturday, September 10
    1:15-2:15pm
    $20/person. Online registration only; registration closes on Friday, September 9 at 12midnight.
    TAKE ALL THREE & SAVE! Register for “Charleston Function Over Flash” and “Swing-Out Variations” and pay only $50.
    Discount automatically applied when you register for all three.
    MASKS OPTIONAL

    ALL LEVELS but should be familiar with eight-count Lindy patterns. Taking you back to the basics of Lindy, you’ll review six- and eight-count patterns, including those most commonly found on the social dance floor. You’ll get coaching on the fundamentals and work up to more complex variations, timing, and styling.

    Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, Maryland 20812

    Taught by NYC’s Tony and Jaime
    Saturday, September 10
    1:15-2:15pm
    $20/person. Online registration only; registration closes on Friday, September 9 at 12midnight.
    TAKE ALL THREE & SAVE! Register for “Charleston Function Over Flash” and “Swing-Out Variations” and pay only $50.
    Discount automatically applied when you register for all three.
    MASKS OPTIONAL

    ALL LEVELS but should be familiar with eight-count Lindy patterns. Taking you back to the basics of Lindy, you’ll review six- and eight-count patterns, including those most commonly found on the social dance floor. You’ll get coaching on the fundamentals and work up to more complex variations, timing, and styling.

    Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, Maryland 20812

  • One-Day Workshops: Swing-Out Variations

    Taught by NYC’s Tony and Jaime
    Saturday, September 10
    2:30-3:30pm
    $20/person. Online registration only; registration closes on Friday, September 9 at 12midnight.
    TAKE ALL THREE & SAVE! Register for “Charleston Function Over Flash” and “Lindy Boot Camp” and pay only $50.
    Discount automatically applied when you register for all three.
    MASKS OPTIONAL

    ALL LEVELS but should be familiar with eight-count Lindy patterns. Designed to expand your dance vocabulary with interesting variations, all easy to use on the social dance floor.

    Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, Maryland 20812

    Taught by NYC’s Tony and Jaime
    Saturday, September 10
    2:30-3:30pm
    $20/person. Online registration only; registration closes on Friday, September 9 at 12midnight.
    TAKE ALL THREE & SAVE! Register for “Charleston Function Over Flash” and “Lindy Boot Camp” and pay only $50.
    Discount automatically applied when you register for all three.
    MASKS OPTIONAL

    ALL LEVELS but should be familiar with eight-count Lindy patterns. Designed to expand your dance vocabulary with interesting variations, all easy to use on the social dance floor.

    Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, Maryland 20812