Saturday, Apr 14, 2007 • Dave & Kim Lindy Hop Workshop • Brown U. Swing

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Dave & Kim Lindy Hop Workshop at Brown U., Providence RI!!!

The Brown Swing Club will be hosting a DAVE & KIM WORKSHOP on April 14-15, 2007!!

Dave Frutos and Kim are six time US Open finalists, including their title as the 1998 US OPEN Lindy Hop Showcase Champions, and have film and television credits, including “Mulholland Drive”, “Beverly Hills 90210”, “Everybody Loves Raymond”, “Ally McBeal”, were choreographers for “The 13th Floor” and “Pearl Harbor”, and appeared in Brian Setzer’s “Jump, Jive ‘N Wail” music video.  With their upbeat teaching style and clear explanations, Dave and Kim will teach you the Lindy Hop social dance skills that are needed for a solid foundation, and the Flash and Trash moves you can’t get enough of for jam circles, or just for fun!

Details, full class descriptions, & Registration are at:

This weekend swing dance extravaganza features:

- Eight workshop classes with nationally acclaimed instructors Dave Frutos and Kim Clever!
- Saturday evening swing dance featuring the big band sounds of “The Swing Legacy”!
- Lindy-Hop demo by Dave & Kim at the dance!

All lessons and the dance will be held at Brown University, in Leung Gallery(2nd floor of the Faunce Building on the Main Green), 75 Waterman Street, Providence RI, 02912.
Workshop Class Schedule

Saturday, April 14th
10:00-11:00am Beginning Social Style Lindy
11:15am-12:15pm Intermediate Lindy Hop
1:15-2:15pm Charleston-Hop!
2:30-3:30pm Tricks Yo Mama Could Do!

Sunday, April 15th
10:00-11:00am Charlestion for Sunday Morning Hangovers
11:15am-12:15pm Fast Lindy Basics
1:15-2:15pm How to Fake Musicality
2:30-3:30pm Fast Lindy II
Workshop Pricing Information

*Note: Checks must be postmarked by Monday, April 9th to receive Pre-Registration pricing.

This includes all 8 classes and FREE entry to the Saturday Night Dance!
Pre-Registration: General Public: $80; Students: $50
Regular Registration: General Public: $90; Students: $60

This includes 4 classes on one day. Saturday Night Dance not included (cost $7).
Pre-Registration: General Public: $50; Students: $35
Regular Registration: General Public: $60; Students: $40

Mix and match to make your perfect schedule. Saturday Night Dance not included (cost $7).
Pre-Registration: General Public: $13/class; Students: $10/class
Regular Registration: General Public: $15/class; Students: $13/class

Class Descriptions

A. Beginning Social Style Lindy Hop
A class for the newbies, or folks who want a tune up. No previous Lindy experience required.

B. Intermediate Lindy Hop
Patterns for people who are comfortable with the basic and Lindy patterns. Not a continuation class of beginning Lindy Hop

C. Charleston-Hop!
That’s right, Charleston for your Lindy Hop for beginner and beyond

D. Tricks Yo Mama Could Do!
All levels can enjoy this class of social moves and tricks that are easy to learn… AND easy to use!

E. Charleston for Sunday Morning Hangovers
Geared for Intermediate dancers that are comfortable mixing Charleston with Lindy and are ready for new Charleston patterns.

F. Fast Lindy Basics: The How To…
For Lindy hoppers that are experienced but would like some tips and help kicking it up a notch! (Beg/Int. level.)

G. How to Fake Musicality
David and I share our secrets on how to look and feel musical when you dance… even if you are not. (Intermediate level.)

H. Fast Lindy II: So you think you can dance…
Not for the weak… prepare to sweat! This is where David and Kim challenge the bad a**

Organizer: Brown University Swing Club (Brown U. Swing)

The Brown University Swing Club offers weekly lessons and informal practices for anyone who loves swing or would like to learn. Lessons are open to and free for everyone, so please stop by! No experience, no partner necessary! The club also hosts an annual workshop, dances, and social events throughout the year.


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