Join us for a fun-filled weekend of lindy hop and blues dancing on October 23-25, 2015!  We'll have three days of classes with amazing teachers Joshua Mclean, Josephine Kaye, Chris Ramirez, and Anna Baker, plus three dances featuring the best swing and blues bands in Memphis.

Make sure to check out our Facebook event for Blindy as well!

Schedule

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23RD

7:00 PM

East Coast Swing Lesson at Rumba Room (303 S. Main)

7:30 PM

Welcome Dance at the Rumba Room (303 S. Main)
Band: Candace Mache and the Swing and Sway

9:30 PM

Band ends; stay for Bachata or explore Memphis’s blues scene:

Center for Southern Folklore (119 S. Main)
Beale Street: Handy Park Pavilion, Rum Boogie Café, Blues City Café

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24TH
All classes at Rhodes College, Bryan Campus Life Center, Aerobics Classroom

11:00 AM

Lindy 1 –  Teachers: Josh and Josey

12:00 PM

Lindy 2 –  Teachers: Josh and Josey

1:00 PM

Break to pick up lunch and return (Recommended: Lynx Lair on campus)

1:45 PM

Lunch & Learn with Josey

Dance Dance Evolution: From Lindy Hop to Hip Hop

2:30 PM

Hip Hop – Teacher: Jaukeem Jadoire Balcom

3:30 PM

Blues 1 – Teachers: Chris and Anna

4:30 PM

Blues 2 – Teachers: Chris and Anna

5:30 PM

Break for dinner

8:00 PM

Main Dance @ the Center for Southern Folklore (119 S. Main)
Bands: The Side Street Steppers and the Roy Brewer Trio

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25TH
All classes at Rhodes College, Bryan Campus Life Center, Aerobics Classroom

11:00 AM

Blues 3 – Teachers: Chris and Anna

12:00 PM

Blues 4 – Teachers: Chris and Anna

1:00 PM

Break for lunch (off-site)

2:30 PM

Lindy 3 – Teachers: Josh and Josey

3:30 PM

Lindy 4 – Teachers: Josh and Josey

4:30 PM

Break for dinner

7:00 PM

Farewell Dance @ Avenue Coffee (786 Echles St.)