Swing Classes

All classes are run Thursday night at the RED CROSS Timaru.  Simply turn up, wear comfortable shoes and we will take care of the rest.  Not sure which class you should go to?   Ask Kelsi on the door or one of the friendly teachers and they will recommend to you which classes to attend.   If you have any other questions, please email us at info@swingkatz.co.nz.

Costs are $10 per person per class or buy the full 6 week set for just $50.  Students (under 18) may dance down a level (or two for free)

6:30 – 7:30

  • Beginner class Teachers (Ben and Harriet)
  • Beginner aerial class (Limited numbers and must have own partner)

7:30 – 8:30 

  • Level 2

8:30 – 9:30 

  • Level 3 Plus

Lindy Hop

Lindy hop is a partnered dance originated from the 1930’s/40’s.  Done to mostly big band swing music. It can be flashy and fast, or slowed down and sedate. Whatever the tempo, it’s a fun dance to do and is always an expression of the music!