Monday Night Swing and FUNdamentals Classes


New Hilo Hep Cats classes begin Monday, May 8 at Aloha Wellness Center, 239 Haili Street (corner of Haili and Kapiolani, across from St. Joseph’s Church.) Classes will run through June 19 (no class on Memorial Day, May 29).

Six week session for $35; discounts for multiple classes or if you bring a new student. Drop-ins $10. No partner needed.

7:00 p.m. FUNdamental Dance Techniques: Angela and Mike will teach a variety of skills applicable to partnered social dancing in general and Lindy Hop in particular. Dancers of all levels and backgrounds are welcome—experienced dancers will be challenged to improve their technique while beginners will gain new insights.  There will be themes such as musicality, floorcraft, stealing games, creative movement, matching your partner, and more—the intent is to get you more comfortable and creative on the dance floor.  

8:00 p.m. Beginning 8 Count Lindy Hop: Learn the iconic move of Lindy Hop--the swingout--and other essential moves from Angela. Beginners are welcome; students who have taken 6-Count Lindy or another swing style (e.g., East Coast Swing) will have a head start.