OSD: IndepenDANCE – The Ramblers – 7/6/19

Time to get patriotic! Wear your best red, white and blue! Salute your country and SWINGOUT!
Do it for ‘merica.
#eaglescreech

Ramblers
The Ramblers return Saturday, July 6th at The Crystal Ballroom! Enjoy New Orleans, hot jazz and dixieland style jazz from this incredible band, led by Orlando Big Band leader, Bennett Harmon! Join us for Orlando’s biggest swing dance where you’ll find great live music, the best people and a night of delight!

6:45pm – Doors Open
7:00pm – Lesson Begins – TBA
8:00pm – The Ramblers Perform
10:00pm – DJ’d music
11:00pm – Dance endsGeneral Admission $12 – Students w/ID $10 – Current Swing Knights Members $8

We accept cash or card.
Bottled water will be available for $1.

Address:
1271 FL-436, Casselberry, FL 32707

Here are some things to enjoy for this event at the Crystal Ballroom:
– Huge comfortable space
– Brand new top-notch floor
– You may bring alcohol to enjoy responsibly
– Additional seating and tables that do not impede dance space
– More (closer) parking
– Restaurants and hospitality in the immediate vicinity

If you have any questions, please let us know.

OSD: Orlando Big Band and Competition – May the 4th be with You

Orlando Swing DanceThe Force is strong with this Dance.

Join us on Saturday, May the 4th for the largest swing dance in Orlando! The Orlando Big Band is ready and waiting for YOU at the Casselberry Crystal Ballroom!

6:45pm – Doors Open
7:00pm – Lesson Begins – Teachers: Erica and Dominic
8:00pm – The Orlando Big Band Performs
?:??pm – Contest
11:00pm – Dance ends

General Admission $12 – Students w/ID $10 – Current Swing Knights Members $8

Join visiting Jedi Masters Erica and Dominic for the beginner lesson. They’ll teach you the power of the swing side.

luke and vader fight with lightsabersCompetition?
Join us for a friendly and brief intergalactic Mix and Match competition.
When? During the band breaks!
Leads and Follows will be paired with various partners in the first round. Chosen finalists will have a galactic showdown (with a twist) during the last band breaks. No partner required!
Prizes? Yes! Winning pair will receive $100 cash!!
Don’t want to compete? No problem! Come see the show and support your fellow dancers.

While this is not a strictly costumed dance, guest are welcome to wear their finest jedi robes, bring their best Wookie pal, and roll those hair buns in celebration of Star Day on the dance floor.

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Address:
1271 FL-436, Orlando, FL 32707

Here are some things to enjoy for this event at the Crystal Ballroom:
– Huge comfortable space
– Brand new top-notch floor
– You may bring alcohol to enjoy responsibly
– Additional seating and tables that do not impede dance space
– More (closer) parking
– Restaurants and hospitality in the immediate vicinity

If you have any questions, please let us know.

Orlando Swing Dance presents The Ramblers at the Crystal Ballroom 4/6/19

Ramblers

They’re back! Bring your Swing, break out your Balboa, and bounce that Charleston! Come dance with The Ramblers on Saturday, 4/6 at The Crystal Ballroom for something a little different. If you enjoy the Orlando Big Band, you’re going to love The Ramblers! Enjoy New Orleans, hot jazz, and dixieland style jazz from this incredible band, led by Bennett Harmon! Join us for Orlando’s biggest swing dance where you’ll find great live music, the best people and a night of delight!

6:50pm – Doors Open
7:00pm – Charleston Lesson Begins – Aaron and Erin
8:00pm – The Ramblers
11:00pm – Dance ends

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The Crystal Ballroom – 1271 FL-436, Casselberry, FL 32707

General Admission $12 – Students w/ID $10 – Current Swing Knights Members $8

Here are some things to enjoy for this event at the Crystal Ballroom:
– Huge comfortable space
– Brand new top-notch floor
– You may bring alcohol to enjoy responsibly
– Additional seating and tables that do not impede dance space
– More (closer) parking
– Restaurants and hospitality in the immediate vicinity

Please, be mindful of footwear and remember to bring appropriate footwear. Please no marking soles or spiked heels. If you have any questions, please let us us know.

Orlando Swing Dance Workshop

Ready to take your swing and Lindy dancing to the next level?

Orlando Swing Dance

Orlando Swing Dance is back with the first one day workshop series of 2019. Ready to start having more fun, better dances and meet new people? What are you waiting for!

 Sign up by February 28th, and pay only $40 for four hours of learning. The at-the-door price  will be $50. We are capping the class at 40 people – 20 leads and 20 follows – for a quality class experience. You will learn a month’s worth of classes in ONE AFTERNOON.
No partner required for this workshop.

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This one day workshop is for anyone wanting to learn a new swing dance style, improve their technique, or just grow in their dance knowledge. It will begin with a brief review of basic 6-count swing followed by in-depth Lindy Hop instruction. No prior dance knowledge is required to attend. Each class will build upon the last to help you progress in your dancing. You will learn connection, style, and all the foundations you need to start dancing Lindy Hop. Please arrive at 12:50pm to check in prior to the 1pm start time.

Sign up by February 28th, and pay only $40 for four hours of learning. For the discounted price of $40, payment must be received by February 28th. After February 28th, the price for the series class is $50. Each class is capped at 40 people to promote a quality learning environment.
You must complete the registration form at this link [https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSflsMruC6zycZ89D-LStzg0ksyDHg2ArddhAJr6PBkLwHx1Fw/viewform]. Once this form is complete, please guarantee and secure your spot in the class by paying via Paypal. Paypal payments can be sent to orlandoswingdance@gmail.com.

This workshop will be taught by dance instructors, Aaron Seals and Sara Rentas. Students of Aaron and Sara have fun while growing in their understanding about the wonderful world of swing.

If you have any questions or need assistance with registration, please email us at orlandoswingdance@gmail.com.