8th Dec (Sat) Workshops – Due to unforeseen circumstances, Workshops on Saturday have been cancelled. Party is ON!
7:30pm-late Almost Christmas Party Cost: $30 (includes one standard drink, taster class, and competition entry fees), $35 at the door
Swing by for JAZZ INC’s annual Almost Christmas Party, this year at Ink Bar, with the wonderful Dawn Ho singing and swingin it for us. The theme will be Gangstars and Dolls. There will be a taster class (7:30-8:15pm, perfect for beginners), and competitions (solo jazz, jack and jill, best dressed)!
7:30-8:15pm Taster Class 8:15pm-9:00pm DJ-ed Socials
9:00pm-9:30pm Solo Jazz Competition 9:30pm-10:15pm Band Set Socials
10:15pm-10:45 Jack & Jill Competition 10:45-11:30pm Band Set
11:30pm-late DJ-ed and Band Socials
Competition Formats (Prizes to be won!)
Solo Jazz - All participants get to semi-finals (up to 8 contestants), where they will do the Shim Sham, showing off their flair and creativity, followed by an all skate solo Jam till the end of the song. 3 contestants will be picked for the finals, where they will be in the spotlight for 2 x half chorus, followed by all skate till the end for 1 medium song and 1 fast song.
Jack & Jill - All participants get to semi-finals, up to 5 couples, and they will rotate 3x to 2 medium and 1 fast song. For the finals 2 leads and 2 followers will be chosen and they will not rotate. They will dance 1 medium and 1 fast songs, dancing 3 x half chorus of spotlight, followed by all skate till end of each song
9th Dec (Sun) Workshops
3:00-5:00pm How to be a Better Lindy Hopper Cost: $40
It doesn’t matter what level we are, we can always be better Lindy Hoppers, swing by for a shared session on exercises and techniques that will make us better Lindy Hoppers. Lindy Hop knowledge is required but no partner needed for sign ups.
NOTE: Workshop is at Popstars City, at Millenia Walk, #02-30. Prices are valid till 4th Dec, after which they will be $5 more per class, and $10 more for payment on the day of workshop