Event Description

Swing Dance Society – Taster & Social!

Linklater Rooms, Elphinston Building

Friday 04 February 2022 at 7pm - 11pm

IMPORTANT UPDATE: We regret to inform you that an increasing number of those who attended Monday's taster session have now tested positive for Covid, so we decided to cancel all of the events this week (today's taster and Friday's taster and social). We hope you understand. If you wanted to come along to the tasters but couldn't make it on Monday, depending on how the situation develops, we will have tasters next week same schedule and completely free! So keep an eye out for any updates on our Facebook page!
If you have attended Monday's session please follow Scottish Government Guidelines. People who are fully vaccinated and have had close contact with someone who tested positive have to take lateral flow tests daily for a week.
Stay safe!


Orignial message:

Have you always wanted to dance Charleston like in the Roaring Twenties or do you like jazz music? Now it's your time to shine! Join the Swing Dance Society for our third taster session, which will include a Social! No experience or partner is necessary!

The first events are free, so come to as many classes as you want, to try them all out!

Our schedule will be:


18:10-19:40: Beginners Lindy & Charleston
19:50-20:50: Beginners Blues
21:00-22:00: Advanced Lindy

18:10-19:10: Improvers Lindy & Charleston
19:20-20:20: Beginners Shag

19:00-23:00: Lindy & Blues Taster + Social


Important Covid related info:
- Wear masks inside (and while dancing)
- Bring hand sanitizer if possible and make use of it regularly
- Fill out the Test and Protect form for all classes and socials
- Take a lateral flow test on the same day before you attend any classes


Looking forward to meeting you and happy dancing! :)