Thanks for taking time to swing by! JAZZ INC is a Lindy Hop and Swing Dance collective promoting all forms of Traditional Jazz Dances and Music in Singapore and around the world. We conduct classes, hold performances, do special workshops for groups and schools, and do shows for corporate events and festivals. You can find details of CLASSES and EVENTS conducted in Singapore, and teaching SCHEDULE around the world here.
Big thanks to all who swung by for Rockin In Rhythm in mid June. Hope you guys were inspired by our awesome teachers and had fun dancing to the Sin City Stompers! We now begin the second half of the year with an Intro to Swing for beginners, a Slow Lindy course for intermediate dancers, as well as a Frankie Manning series to learn some of the classic partnered and solo routines! Do check the website at https://jazzinc.wordpress.com/classes for details, including our special SG50 discount!
This time of the year also promises to be busy as we are involved in several big events including Jazz in July at the Esplanade, Night Festival at the Singapore Art Museum, and the Esplanade’s Da:ns Festival from July-October.
So here are some important dates to take note of for these events –
12 July, 2-4pm, Bitesize (Esplanade Rehearsal Studio) – Swinging the Blues: A lecture-video-demo of street dancing from 1920s to present day, tracing this development and relationship between the various forms and how they evolved. Tickets from Sistic.
25 July, 945-1030pm, Jazz in July, (Esplanade Outdoor Theatre) – Swing It by The Bay: Dancing to Elaine Lau and her Big Band. All are welcomed to join in! Free.
26 July, 6-730pm, AND 29 Aug 2-3pm, Footwork, Esplanade Rehearsal Studio – Swing for Beginners: Absolute beginners one-off workshop. Tickets from Sistic
28 Aug, 845-915pm – Night Festival, Singapore Art Museum: Performance and a free taster class, so bring your friends and join in for a bit of socials at the start for a couple of songs
25 Sept 7-830pm, Footwork, Esplanade Rehearsal Studio – Electroswing: Absolute beginners one off workshop. Tickets from Sistic.
Keep 16 and 18 Oct evenings free as well, as we will be taking to the stage at What’s Your Move, with performances and free classes!
Get ready for a whole weekend of amazing workshops and parties come June 12-14, brought to you by the Rhythm Masters – Dax Hock (USA), Sarah Breck (USA), Thomas Blacharz (France), Alice Mei (France), and Jamin Jackson (USA), here on the sunny tropical island of Singapore!
The focus of Rockin’ in Rhythm is a return to what makes Swing dancing special – its rhythms and its playfulness. The weekend will feature 10-hours of workshops in both Lindy Hop and Authentic Jazz by these popular internationally acclaimed teachers. There will also be 3 great parties with performances, live bands, competitions over the weekend, as well as pre-/post-weekend parties and food tours to the amazing tastes of the uniquely Singaporean cuisine!
Full package: $380
Weekend Party Pass: $180
Workshop Day Pass: $140 (doesn’t include party)
Individual Party Pass:
Friday – $60 (Class, Performances)
Saturday – $100 (Band, Class, Dinner, Performances, Competition)
Sunday – $60 (Band)
It’s that time again, when we end the year dancing!
The programme this year will include
– a taster class for absolute beginners (730-8pm), so bring your non-dancing friends
– Lindy, Tap, and Solo Jazz performances by students and teachers
– the Rick Smith All-stars, featuring guest singer Sinclair,
– competitions: jack-and-jack/jill-and-jill,
– lots and lots of dancing and drinking,
so, grab a ticket, and get ready to party!
Ticket (including 1 drink): $30 (early bird by 20/12), $35 (from 21/12), $40 at the door.
Party Details: China One (3E Clark Quay, #02-01, along the river front, next to the Xtreme Swing ride), 730-1130pm
Payment: Mondays at China One (730-11pm), or bank transfer. Email to register and the transfer details will be given to you.
You can also check details and RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/events/746299572128551