Category Archives: Charleston dance moves

Where to learn to Charleston in London!

http://girljam.org/ Check out this link for more information on Girl Jam. Hopefully there’ll be another one next year! If you really want to get to grips with solo Charleston then this is the class for you. Also in London, you’ll … Continue reading

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Diary of a Charlestonite part 3

I forgot to mention that after Girljam, some of us took part in a solo Charleston contest at the Swing Pit. It was a laugh and a half! And a friend of mine won! Here we are, rather proud to discover that … Continue reading

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Diary of a Charlestonite

I’ve had a great year teaching hen parties, first wedding dance and attending some wonderful vintage events. Here’s some pictures: Crazy partner dancing at the Vaudeville Rave. This is a marvellous dancer called Daniel Jazz. He can spin round at … Continue reading

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Charleston class continues from 16th June – 7th July

Last month saw Charlestonites in Reading learning partnered Charleston with guest teachers Debra Tompkins and John Scanlon. People really enjoyed it and though it was a jump for some, to move from solo steps to learning about partnering techniques such … Continue reading

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How to put on a vintage tea dance: September’s 1920s Tea Dance at The Rising Sun

Oh, it was a lovely afternoon! Here’s a picture of me in September at Rising Sun Arts Centre‘s marvellous tea dance. So far these events are biannual, but I can’t wait until the next one! Are you thinking of staging a … Continue reading

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Charleston Dance classes have just started at Cornerstone Arts in Didcot

I’m pleased to still be teaching at Cornertones in Didcot, Oxfordshire on Tuesdays from 8-9.30pm. The course runs for 8 weeks from October through to the end of November. Whether you’re a bit of a flapper or a 20s jazzman, … Continue reading

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Charleston Dance classes Autumn 2010 at the Rising Sun Arts Centre

We’re back! Charleston Dance Classes for Autumn 2010 are at 7.30pm every Thursday at the Rising Sun Arts Centre on Silver Street in Reading, and started on 5th October. The class is a drop in, so you just turn up … Continue reading

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