Lindy Hop and other Swing dance classes

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Lindy Hop: beginners, continued, try it, Spring 2023 and full schedule.
Blues, Balboa, Solo Jazz etc: beginners, Try it, all

HepTown arranges swing dance courses in the south of Sweden. Always in Lund and Malmö. Sometimes also in Helsingborg and Ynglingarum near Tjörnarp. Primarily in the dance Lindy Hop but sometimes in other dances too.

Who dances Lindy Hop with HepTown?
 Everyone! From teens to senior citizens… Have a look at some photos from our events

During the great swing band era of the 20th century there emerged certain swing dances, quite unlike anything the world had ever seen before. The most well-known and legendary of these swing dances was the “Lindy Hop”. Also known as “Jitterbug”. Originated in the black neighborhoods of Harlem during the twenties and thirties. After decades of slumbering in oblivion, Lindy Hop has once again revived

Full swing dance course schedule 

What to try it first? Check out all the events with a Lindy Hop taster for beginners

Next beginners’ Lindy Hop weekend

LevelStartDay & timePriceVenueInstructors  
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A. Lindy Hop Beginners' course 5 SUNDAYS, A
Sön 16.30-18.00 5 ggr. Start 22/1. Gymnastiksal 42, Lerbäckskolan, Lund. Price 650:-.
Instructors Jenny J, Kim.
A22/1Sön 16.30-18.005 ggr650:-Gymnastiksal 42, Lerbäckskolan, LundJenny J, KimLate 23 förare och 26 följare anmälda till totalt 44 platser
A. Lindy Hop Beginners' Weekend Lund 4-5/2, A
Lör & sön 11-16 2 ggr. Start 4/2. Gasquesalen, Kårhuset, Lund. Price 650:-.
Instructors Jenny J, Kim.
A4/2Lör & sön 11-162 ggr650:-Gasquesalen, Kårhuset, LundJenny J, KimDirect 15 förare och 16 följare anmälda till totalt 40 platser
A. Lindy Hop Beginners' Weekend Malmö 11-12/2, A
Lör & sön 11-16 2 ggr. Start 11/2. Festsalen, Ungdomens hus, Malmö. Price 650:-.
Instructors Helena, Mattias B.
A11/2Lör & sön 11-162 ggr650:-Festsalen, Ungdomens hus, MalmöHelena, Mattias BDirect 22 förare och 25 följare anmälda till totalt 50 platser
A. Lindy Hop Beginners' 5 Tuesday Nights, A
Tis 20.20-21.40 5 ggr. Start 14/3. Festsalen, Ungdomens hus, Malmö. Price 650:-.
Instructors LinaMaria, Mattias B.
A14/3Tis 20.20-21.405 ggr650:-Festsalen, Ungdomens hus, MalmöLinaMaria, Mattias BDirect 2 förare och 4 följare anmälda till totalt 30 platser
A. Lindy Hop Beginners' Weekend Malmö 20-21/5, A
Lör & sön 11-16 2 ggr. Start 20/5. Festsalen, Ungdomens hus, Malmö. Price 650:-.
A20/5Lör & sön 11-162 ggr650:-Festsalen, Ungdomens hus, MalmöDirect 1 förare och 1 följare anmälda till totalt 40 platser
A. Lindy Hop Beginners' Weekend Lund 27-28/5, A
Lör & sön 11-16 2 ggr. Start 27/5. Gåsalyckan, Gåsasteget, Lund. Price 650:-.
Instructors LinaMaria, Mattias B.
A27/5Lör & sön 11-162 ggr650:-Gåsalyckan, Gåsasteget, LundLinaMaria, Mattias BDirect 0 förare och 0 följare anmälda till totalt 40 platser

After the weekend you continue with a full semester of beginners-continued

You can continue on any of these regardless of where you started. You can eg take a weekend in Lund and continue in Malmö

LevelStartDay & timePriceVenueInstructors  
A & B-terminskursare & instruktörer = fritt inträde på socialdanser S23
Ons 20.00-22.30 43 ggr. Start 18/1. Stora Salongen, Moriska Paviljongen, Malmö. Price .
18/1Ons 20.00-22.3043 ggrStora Salongen, Moriska Paviljongen, MalmöInfo
B. Lindy Hop Beg-continued, B
Mån 18.15-19.45 10 ggr. Start 20/2. Gasquesalen, Kårhuset, Lund. Price 1050:-.
Instructors Elin S, Niclas.
B20/2Mån 18.15-19.4510 ggr1050:-Gasquesalen, Kårhuset, LundElin S, NiclasDirect 2 förare och 6 följare anmälda till totalt 40 platser
B. Lindy Hop Beg-continued, B
Tis 18.15-19.45 10 ggr. Start 21/2. Gymnastiksal 2, Johannesskolan , Malmö. Price 1050:-.
Instructors Jerry, Helena.
B21/2Tis 18.15-19.4510 ggr1050:-Gymnastiksal 2, Johannesskolan , MalmöJerry, HelenaDirect 2 förare och 11 följare anmälda till totalt 40 platser
B. Lindy Hop Beg-continued, B
Ons 18.15-19.45 10 ggr. Start 22/2. Stora Salongen, Moriska Paviljongen, Malmö. Price 1050:-.
Instructors Annette, Johan N.
B22/2Ons 18.15-19.4510 ggr1050:-Stora Salongen, Moriska Paviljongen, MalmöAnnette, Johan NDirect 9 förare och 20 följare anmälda till totalt 46 platser
B. Lindy Hop Beg-continued, B
Sön 16.30-18.00 10 ggr. Start 26/2. Gymnastiksal 42, Lerbäckskolan, Lund. Price 1050:-.
Instructors Jenny J, Kim.
B26/2Sön 16.30-18.0010 ggr1050:-Gymnastiksal 42, Lerbäckskolan, LundJenny J, KimDirect 6 förare och 7 följare anmälda till totalt 40 platser

And after that you repeat or take a higher level. See all classes at our full swing dance course schedule

Blues Dance, Solo Jazz, Boogie Woogie, Balboa and Collegiate Shag (Beginners’) courses

LevelStartDay & timePriceVenueInstructors  
Blues Party Crew
Lör Start 28/1. NGBG, Malmö. Price 0.
Instructors Jared, Håkan L.
28/1Lör0NGBG, MalmöJared, Håkan LLate 4 anmälda till 10 platser
Blues dance Beginners'/Fundamentals Weekend Malmö 28-29/1, A-C
Lör & sön 11-13 2 ggr. Start 28/1. Festsalen, Ungdomens hus, Malmö. Price 450:-.
Instructors Philippa, Vivien.
A-C28/1Lör & sön 11-132 ggr450:-Festsalen, Ungdomens hus, MalmöPhilippa, VivienLate 20 förare och 21 följare anmälda till totalt 50 platser
The Black Cat's Blues Dance Party
Lör 20.00-02.00 Start 28/1. NGBG, Malmö. Price 0.
28/1Lör 20.00-02.000NGBG, MalmöLate 44 anmälda till 60 platser
Balboa Beginners'/Fundamentals Weekend Malmö 1-2/4 2023, A
Lör & sön 11-16 2 ggr. Start 1/4. Festsalen, Ungdomens hus, Malmö. Price 800:-.
Instructors Sonja, Anton C.
A1/4Lör & sön 11-162 ggr800:-Festsalen, Ungdomens hus, MalmöSonja, Anton CDirect 3 förare och 5 följare anmälda till totalt 46 platser

Events that include a beginners Lindy Hop taster class

Events that include a beginners taster class in Blues Dance, solo jazz, Balboa, Shag, Boogie etc

Swing course news

Fall Lindy Hop course registration Posted in: classes, Front news - Beginner Lindy Hop weekends are already open for registration and while the summer activities are in full swing, we open registration for the autumn semester courses at noon on July 18th. However, there is no stress as everyone who registers until noon July 25th has the same chance to get… Continue Reading
Fall course registration is open Posted in: classes, Front news - Beginner weekends are already open for registration and while the summer activities are in full swing, we open registration for the autumn semester courses at noon on July 18th. However, there is no stress as everyone who registers until noon July 25th has the same chance to get a spot. Continue Reading
End of season, Summer Swing, Swing Kids and Fall classes Posted in: classes, Front news - English translation will be available below soon(ish) TRANSLATION IN PROGRESS…. Spring semester in coming to an end with the last Monday Night Swing May 23rd and the Last Wednesday Night Hop June 8th. The last course, a theme class, The Congeroos show routine starts on Wednesday The semester is ends… Continue Reading

The restrictions was lifted February 9th, but the pandemic is not completely over and we still try to reduce risks of infection. When you social dance and take classes with us, you commit to doing the same. See what currently applies here

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