New Class - West Coast Swing! @ 116 SE Yamhill St, Portland, OR 97214-2137, United States, Portland [from 7 to 28 February]

New Class - West Coast Swing!


130
7 - 28
February
18:30 - 19:30

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116 SE Yamhill St, Portland, OR 97214-2137, United States
NEW CLASS!!! You've asked for it, you've got it! West Coast Swing is coming to VMAC at our new location with the amazing Joy Davina! If you've been wanting to learn WSC this is the class for you!

PLEASE NOTE: All classes starting in February will be held at our NEW LOCATION 116 SE Yamhill.

Beginners West Coast Swing — February
Wednesdays 2/7-2/28 — 6:30pm-7:30pm

Pre-register by clicking on tickets above or by going to vmacpdx.com

West Coast Swing is a cool and groovy style of swing. Smooth, relaxed movement to match blues and contemporary R&B music. This beginning series is designed to introduce dancers to the basic six and eight count rhythms, partnering connections of compression and stretch, and basic social patterns

West Coast Beginning Series 1.1
Left side pass
Underarm pass
Push break
Sugar tuck

West Coast Beginning Series 1.2
Left side pass
Rolling Pass
Push break
Inside Roll

West Coast Beginning Series 1.3
Underarm pass
Whip
Basket Whip
Starter Step

Instructor: Joy Davina
Joy Davina has a degree in theater and dance from Northwestern University and has a diverse background in ballet, tap, jazz, ballroom, latin and swing dance. She actively competes on the West Coast Swing circuit to stay up to date on current technique and styling. Teaching is her passion for over 25 years and she specializes in Salsa, West Coast Swing, and unique and inspirational wedding choreography.

Joy makes each wedding dance special. One couple wished to recreate the «Dirty Dancing» scene for their first dance and she made it happen in 10 lessons!
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