Shim Sham Fun

Shim Sham Fun

A very big thank you to everyone that came down to share a super fun, Shim Shammin' afternoon. The workshop was a great success and I had a blast teaching it.

Hullabaloo

Hullabaloo

The Swing It crew had a great time dancing it up all weekend at Hullabaloo. A very big thank you to the PSDS and everyone involved in running it!

Swingin with 92.9

Swingin with 92.9

We recently had the pleasure of working with 92.9 and Heidi preparing her for her big performance with Don!

Learn To Dance In A Day Bookings

You’ve reached the Learn To Dance In A Day booking page. Sign up as a… Lead (you’ll be leading the moves) Follow (you’ll be following the moves) Couple (Lead & Follow.  Even though you’re a couple you will still be changing partners in class) Once you’ve registered you will receive an email soon after with all of the workshop details. We look forward to seeing you there! Please note: You do not need a Paypal account to pay for the workshop.  You’ll be able to use your credit card without having to sign up with Paypal once you fill out the...

Perth Lindy Jam 2018

Perth Lindy Jam 2018

Perth Lindy Jam Returns For Its Tenth Year! On June 1st – 3rd 2018 the Perth Lindy Jam is back! PLJ is three days of crazy fun dancing alongside fantastic workshop classes taught by world class teachers. Each year Swing It prides itself on inviting the best teachers in the world to come and teach at Perth Lindy Jam and this year is no different…

Stomp Off is back!

Stomp Off is back!

Stomp Off is back!  Swing It is proud to announce that our Authentic Jazz Dance weekend will be returning 17th/18th March 2018, headlined by the amazing Kathryn Kelly from Melbourne.

Learn The Stew

Learn The Stew

It’s time to learn the vintage solo routine, The Stew! The Stew (often called “Mama’s Stew”) is a vintage choreography famously used by Whitey’s Lindy Hoppers to warm up before practicing routines.   This routine got its nickname after Louise “Mama Lou” Parks, a former hostess of the Savoy Ballroom in Harlem who helped preserve and teach the dances of the swing era (especially during the revival in the 80’s)   The Stew will be taught over two weeks and is open to all levels (no experience necessary). Venture down and dive into the roots of our amazing dance and...

Solo Charleston Series

Solo Charleston Series

It’s time to get all 1920s as we kick off a two part Solo Charleston series! Solo Charlston was all the rage in the 20s and, as you know, Charleston gave birth to Lindy Hop and is still such an influence on the dance. So this is the perfect chance to get into the roots of our amazing dance and also learn some new, old school skills! This is a two part series and is open to all levels (no experience necessary). Also, we encourage you to do both classes but you don’t need to have done the first if...

Swing It Featured on Today Tonight

Swing It Featured on Today Tonight

  After having the Today Tonight crew come and hang out with us at our Swing dance classes it was a real treat to finally see the story go to air.  We couldn’t be more happy with it.  They did a great job of showing the fun energy of the classes and capturing just why this dance of ours is so addictive! Check out the video and see for yourself… Two of our fantastic dancers were featured.  Bec, who’s one of our teaching team and is a fantastic dancer, and Allan, one of the friendliest and most committed dancers in...