NEW course-based learning at Swing Patrol Fitzroy. Plus a new social dancing hub in the inner city. The six week course structure will allow for a personalised approach to the ongoing needs of the class, and provide an opportunity to build ideas and techniques over a dedicated amount of time. When Mondays, 6 week courses, bookings only. 6 30pm Fundamentals open level 7 30pm Savoy Class advanced 8 30-11 30pm Social dancing all welcome How Much $90 per person for 6 week course, online pre-registration only no door sales. Social dancing is by donation, cash at the door (suggested donation $10 $5 if you re not dancing much or have done a class). Band nights When live bands play we ask everyone to pay for social dancing whether they have done a class or not, so we can cover all the costs, the band can be paid and we can proudly support live music. Entry fee for live band nights may vary, but will be advertised in advance. Where Ashtanga Yoga Centre, 110-112 Argyle Street, Fitzroy, VIC, 3065 Website https //mel.swingpatrol.com/ve... . . . . . . 6 30 7 30pm Fundamentals Open Level Class In the Fundamentals course, students will learn both partnered Lindy hop and authentic solo jazz. The course includes a thorough study of swing music, how to access and communicate rhythm through the body, and the history of this dance starting right back in Harlem in the 1920s. This course is open to anyone and everyone! No partner required. It will suit dancers with 0-3 years experience. Our first course commences Monday 20 August! When 6.30pm on Mondays 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 3 Sep, 10 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep 2018 Where Ashtanga Yoga Centre 110-112 Argyle St, Fitzroy How much $90 per person for the 6 week course, $180 for a Pair Pass (1 Lead 1 Follow) Pre-bookings only, no cash sales. Registrations close 5pm Sunday 19 August 2018 . . . . . 7 30 8 30pm Savoy Class Master Class by application The Savoy course is intended for advanced dancers looking to work hard and grow as dancers. In this course, Chris and Anna will build on your existing swing dancing skill set working towards more expressive, rhythmic and authentic social dancing. There will be continued focus on connecting with your partner in different ways to all different kinds of swing music. The first course, beginning 20th August, will include learning about the roots of the dance, dancing with increased rhythm and musicality with a partner, and developing each student into a more confident and rounded dancer through encouragement of expression and work on technical ability. This course is aimed at advanced swing dancers and there will be homework! Access to this course will be by application or invitation. No partner required. Our first course commences Monday 20 August! When 7.30pm on Mondays 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 3 Sep, 10 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep 2018 Where Ashtanga Yoga Centre 110-112 Argyle St, Fitzroy How much $90 per person for the 6 week course, $180 for a Pair Pass (1 Lead 1 Follow) Pre-bookings only, no cash sales. Registrations close 5pm Sunday 19 August 2018 . . . . . 8 30pm 11 30pm Social Dance at the Fitzroy Monday Jam Enjoy three hours of social dancing every week at the Fitzroy Monday Jam! DJs are selected to play the best swing music for dancing across a large range of tempos, and the parties feature musicians, tap dancers and other performers on a regular basis. Social dancing is by donation, so that we can cover our expenses and continue to bring you great DJs, musicians, and performances. We recommend a donation of $10 but also encourage you to pay what you can afford we want this dance to be inclusive and accessible to everyone. . . . . . Swing Patrol teaches fun and friendly dance classes all over Melbourne. We teach swing dancing - Lindy Hop, Charleston, Balboa, Collegiate Shag, Blues dancing - in fun, casual environments. Beginners welcome - no partner or experience required. Check out the website for details on classes, workshops, socials and events https //mel.swingpatrol.com Images Cuskelly Photography from Aug 20th till Sep 25th Weekday Mon Address Melbourne Website https //mel.swingpatrol.com/venue/fitzroy.