- Oct 19 – Oct 21, 2018
- Graz, Austria
- Lindy Hop & Collegiate Shag
- International teachers
- Musicality class with live music
- 2 parties with live acts
Eglė Nemickaitė & Arnas Razgūnas (LIT)
In the Collegiate Shag as well as in the Lindy Hop track Egle & Arnas are gonna make the Hep Cats dance…
Petra Robek & Janez Šepetavc (SLO)
Fast cat paws! Petra & Janez are gonna take care of that…
Janez met swing in 2008 and since the first moment it has become his passion. He started teaching at Studio Dansa, where he still teaches today. He is a social dancer by nature and his favourite award is the Social Dancer Award at Ljubljana Sweet Swing Festival. Petra and Janez became dance partners in 2014.
They are teaching weekly lindy hop classes in Slovenia and at international swing events. Together they won the strictly lindy competition at Sofia Swing Dance Festival 2016. They are also part of Retronom swing group. They are high energy dancers that like fast songs and social dancing.
Ada & Maria (AUT)
Ada and Maria are gonna make you sweat…
|10:30-12:30||Lindy Hop, both levels at Landessportzentrum|
|14:00-16:00||Lindy Hop, both levels at Landessportzentrum|
|20:30-21:30||Musicality class with live band at Volkshaus|
|21:30-||Party at Volkshaus|
|11:30-13:30||Collegiate Shag, both levels at JUFA Hotel|
|15:00-17:00||Collegiate Shag, both levels at JUFA Hotel|
- Swing-Café special
- Start: 20:00
- Postgarage Café, Dreihackengasse 42, 8020 Graz
- Free admission!
- Live: The Prohibition Stompers
- All the Cats Join in: musicality class with the Coquette Jazz Band at 20:30
- Start: 21:30
- Volkshaus, Lagergasse 98a, 8020 Graz
- Free admission!
- Live: The Coquette Jazz Band/Swingwagon
Lindy Hop Intermediate
Your feet start to twitch and move when you hear Swing music and you already made the first steps on the dance floor? In this level the basics will get a deeper focus to make the experience on the Social dancefloor even better. For this level you should be dancing Lindy Hop for at least half a year and participate in classes and workshops at regular intervals.
Lindy Hop Intermediate/Advanced-Advanced
Lindy Hop became a part of your life and the Socials are fixed dates in your calendar? On this level, moves are becoming more challenging, variations and musciality are only waiting to be discovered! This level is just right for all Swing-oholics, who regularly participate in international festivals and still want more. For this level you should be dancing Lindy Hop for at least 2 years and participate in classes and workshops at regular intervals.
Collegiate Shag Intermediate
Prerequisite is the attendance of Collegiate Shag beginner and improver workshops, solid knowledge of the basic step and some of its variations, side-by-side and open positions as well as turns.
Collegiate Shag Intermediate/Advanced-Advanced
Collegiate Shag is one of your favourite dances! You feel very comfortable on the social dance floor and have a good repertoire of moves. In this workshop you will learn new variations and widen your knowledgle and improve your technique. For this level you should have been taking Collegiate Shag-classes and practiced the dance regularly for at least 1,5 years.
Registration and prices
- Lindy Hop on Saturday (4 hrs), Oct 20: EUR 35
- Collegiate Shag on Sunday (4 hrs), Oct 21: EUR 35
- Free admission to parties
- Friday, party:
Postgarage Café, Dreihackengasse 42, 8020 Graz.
- Saturday, workshops:
Landessportzentrum, Jahngasse 1-3, 8010 Graz.
- Saturday, musicality class and party:
Volkshaus, Lagergasse 98a, 8020 Graz.
- Sunday, workshops:
JUFA Hotel Graz City, Idlhofgasse 74, 8020 Graz.
The Lindy Cats