SwingMania is Launceston's school for swing dancing. Come along Wednesday evenings for a fun and friendly learning environment.
No need to book, no experience or partner required, just come along, look forward to seeing you there!
The music of the 1920's-50's inspired swing dancing, getting jitterbugs on the floor for almost 100 years.
Our classes cover Lindy Hop, 6 beat, Charleston and other dances from the era. No partner or experience required - and within minutes you'll have your toes tapping!
Winter Warmer Sessions:
Devil's Door Cafe,
91 George Street, Launceston
Classes will be tailored to best educate all students on the various Swing Dance styles while maintaining compliance with all current Government restrictions, and hygiene practices. Please see our COVID Update below.
If you have any questions or concerns don't hesitate to contact us via facebook or email.
6.30pm – All Levels Class ($10 for the whole night!)
Designed to get you moving and on the dance floor, we'll tailor moves and footwork to the individual level of each student. We will have you looking and feeling like a real jitterbug in no time!
7.15pm – Social Dancing (Free or included with class price)
An opportunity to practice your moves or just come along for the social. We'll provide great DJ tunes and the opportunity to grab a drink or bite to eat.
No experience or partner required, no need to register, just turn up wearing comfortable shoes and clothes you can move in!
Classes typically rotate between 6 beat, Lindy Hop (8 beat) and Charleston.
If you are unable or uncertain about attending an in-person class please contact us for access to an online stream of ourclass.
Due to current restrictions and hygiene protocols we ask that all students please comply with the following when attending classes:
Payment: Please pay with exact change where possible, or make use of the EFTPOS facilities.
When arriving: After paying please immediately proceed to hand washing facilities. Please do not move chairs closer to others. When class is called to start please find an open space on the floor and stick to it unless otherwise instructed. Social distancing is key, please under no circumstances hug or shake hands (even if you’re so happy to see friends again).
Hand sanitiser: We have plenty of hand sanitiser, please use it throughout class especially if you have touched your face or have had to cough or sneeze.
Feeling unwell?: Keeping our students and teachers safe is our number one priority, if you feel unwell or may have been in contact with someone with Covid or have traveled overseas in the last 14 days it is vital you stay at home. Please let us know and we’ll make sure you can ‘attend’ virtually.
Class cap: To ensure proper social distancing we have a capacity limit for our classes. Please arrive promptly to ensure your place in the class. We would hate for you to miss out!
Do not hesitate to contact us with any questions on concerns.
Join our facebook group here for regular updates of information.
Saturday 18th September: Social Dancing at Harvest Market
Join us for a social dance or just pop by for a coffee. 10:30am - 12:30pm