Lindy in the Pines - A weekend of Lindy hop, Shim Sham and Balboa in Prescott, AZ with International dance instructor Steve Conrad - August 28-29, 2015

Lindy in the Pines - A weekend of Lindy hop, Shim Sham and Balboa in Prescott, AZ with International dance instructor Steve Conrad


Friday: August 28, 2015

DJ Dance Party
7pm-11pm

Saturday: August 29, 2015

11am-12pm: Lindy hop FUNdamentals
12pm-1pm: Lindy Hop 2
1pm-2pm: LUNCH
2pm-3pm: Shim Sham - Vintage jazz line dance from the 1920's
3pm-4pm: Balboa FUNdamentals

Break 4-7:30pm

7:30pm: East Coast Swing Lesson
8:30pm-11pm: Dance at Studio

Prices: 

Full weekend pass (classes and dances): $55 OR 
Dances $7 each
Drop-In classes: $15 each

Instructor Bio:

Steve Conrad has been swing dancing for 20 years. He had his first lindy hop lesson with dance legend Frankie Manning in 1996 at Swing Camp Catalina. He was hooked and soon became a founder of the AZ Lindy Hop Society that same year. He has been teaching/performing Lindy hop and East Coast Swing for over 19 years. He has taught on twelve Lindy Cruises, at the Desert Dance camp in Las Vegas and Laughlin, Carnage Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA, at Lindy Groove in Pasadena, throughout Europe, and the only instructor to teach and perform in 26 cities in China. He worked with the Mercury hip hop squad, the Phoenix Suns dancers, and the Arizona Sidewinders, teaching or performing at half time. Steve has taught more than 20,000 people how to swing dance through workshops, school districts, classes at Borders Books, and over 19 years of lindy hop classes in Arizona. He was a founder of the Phoenix Lindy Exchange in 2001 and he was also the promoter/DJ/instructor for the Bash on Ash for 5 years. Steve runs the swing nights at FatCat Ballroom on Tuesdays in Phoenix. Currently he is teaching dance in schools and is working with non-profit organizations to help bring social dance into the school system of AZ.