Balboa was created in the ballroom on Balboa Island in Southern California and was danced as early as 1915. It is usually danced in very close hold and thanks to tiny steps you can "shuffle" to songs as fast as 300 BPM or more.
Tap Dance was evolving in slavery areas from 18th century, mostly in major cities where Irish tap and "African tap" met. Between 1950 – 1955, tap dance was one of the mainstream dances in the USA that was featured in many performances, shows, movies, etc.
Program for building and maintaining your physical and dance abilities. This is an OPEN LEVEL class - anyone can join in!
Lessons are focused on basic gymnastic elements and their use in partnered moves and aerials for Lindy Hop. This is an OPEN LEVEL class, even complete beginners may join in.
Classes for kids who like rhythm, like to move, dance, would like to learn tap dancing and likewise. This may be ideal before joining "adult classes".
Swing for kids is a dance course in the style of dances from 1920s-50s. Kids learn some solo jazz steps, variations, and some traditional swing routines like Shim Sham Shimmy.