SHANNON LEA'S REDWOOD RHYTHM:
Founded by a longtime Lindy Hop dancer, instructor, choreographer, and performer, Shannon Lea's Redwood Rhythm emphasizes the play between dancer and musician and shares jazz standards of the 1930s and 40s with swing dancers around the Bay Area. Come see them at their Woodchopper's Ball debut!
THE WOODCHOPPER'S BALL:
The Woodchopper's Ball, named after the classic 1939 swing tune by the Woody Herman Orchestra (and their biggest hit!), is a weekly Tuesday swing dance event held at the beautiful historic Verdi Club in San Francisco.
* LIVE MUSIC DANCE PARTY, 9:00-11:30pm, with a different band each week! $10 admission (monthly class students FREE), all ages. Includes a drop-in Basic Swing Dance lesson (9:00-9:15pm), perfect for complete beginners (no partner required)!
* FULL BAR & LOUNGE, 7:30pm-closing (21+ only)! Enjoy a classic cocktail in the swanky, newly renovated lounge!
* 2,500-SQ-FT DANCE FLOOR: Large, beautiful, hardwood dance floor with plenty of room to swing out!
* NEW (4-week) MAY Lindy Hop and Balboa class series start Tuesday, May 1, 2018! Details below.
6:30pm: Doors Open
7:00-8:00pm: Monthly Int Lindy Hop & Int Balboa Classes
7:30pm-closing: Full Bar Open (21+ only)
8:00-9:00pm: Monthly Beg Lindy Hop & Beg Balboa Classes
9:00-9:15pm: Drop-In Basic Swing Dance Lesson
9:00-11:30pm: Live Music Dance Party
MAY 2018 MONTHLY LINDY HOP & BALBOA CLASS SERIES:
New 4-week Lindy Hop & Balboa class monthly class series start tonight, Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 7:00-9:00pm, at the Woodchopper's Ball! Fun, friendly, and featuring some of San Francisco’s most experienced swing dance instructors. All ages, no partner required. And enrollment includes admission to the Dance Parties!
MONTHLY CLASS SCHEDULE:
Tuesdays: May 1, 8, 15, 22 (CLOSED, NO CLASSES May 29)
Lindy Hop classes (main floor)
Instructors: Hep Jen & Kenneth Watanabe
Intermediate Lindy Hop: 7:00-8:00pm
Beginning Lindy Hop: 8:00-9:00pm
Balboa classes (upstairs)
Instructors: Jeff Kroll & Jenna Chalmers
Intermediate Balboa: 7:00-8:00pm
Beginning Balboa: 8:00-9:00pm
MONTHLY CLASS COST:
Full 4-Week Monthly Class Series: $75/person ($60 advance, by Monday, April 30, 2018)
As a 2nd Monthly Class Series: $30/person
Single Class Drop-In: $20/person
All prices include admission to the Dance Parties!
MONTHLY CLASS REGISTRATION:
Register online in advance, and pay only $60 (save $15!):
Or register and pay (full price, $75) at the door on the first day of class.