Pontus + Isabella Weekend – April 28th/30th
now 7h of classes only 135 EUR + 1h extra class in Swivel + personal training only 15 EUR (incl. 3x Social Nights)
We present to you our Lindy Hop Weekend with Isabella and Pontus in Dresden. It will help you to develop and train your feel in solo & couple dancing for medium & fast swing music. We offer perfect learning conditions:: max. of 15 couples in each class, inside of a beautiful dance studio. Get inspired, and have great time dancing with us ♪♫
What can you expect?
Solo dancing can inspire can help you get ideas and have more fun on the dance floor. It also enhances your awareness of your own body and create your own personal style of dancing. There will be:: 2h of solo jazz / charleston lessons. Lindy Hop includes a lot of technique, improvisation and an exchange of ideas with your dance partner. There will be:: 5h of Lindy Hop lessons.
• This workshop covers a wide range of things that help to improve your dancing.
• The event will be held @ Savoy Club!
• You can book one extra lesson on Saturday afternoon to get private instructions on your swivels and partner dancing.
The new updated event will have one level for all! No matter if you are Level 1 or Level 2 dancer — Pontus and Isabella will make sure, that you will learn best in our mixed class environment. Our previous class description has been::
Level 1 addressing beginner-intermediate dancers who might have taken between 1-2 years of Lindy Hop classes. You know most of the shim sham elements, and some basic Solo Charleston moves. You are in the process of getting a feel for the music, you want to polish your basics and get to know new fancy useful social moves and techniques.
Level 2 addressing intermediate-advanced dancers who dance more than 2 years of Lindy Hop with more demanding material. You know some Solo Charleston moves, you know the parts or the complete Big Apple or even Trankey Doo. The dancers should also be confident dancing socially and in any connection; dancers who have traveled to a few Lindy Hop festivals or workshops.
LINDY HOP INSTRUCTORS • ISABELLA & PONTUS
Isabella is a well-known international dancer. She teaches and performs around the globe, exhilarating students and audiences of all ages. Isabella is often mentioned as one of the top three followers of the world. She is well known for her crazy style and her great expression. Her professional career started in Italy 2002, with a quick start of claiming several titles in numerous international competitions as well as teaching across the world together with Vincenzo Fesi. Isabella has been dancing different kinds of dance since she was a child. She has been in the entertainment business for a long time, dancing as well as singing.
Persson has been dancing continuously since he was 5 years old, actively competing (since the age of 6) and started teaching professionally as a 16-year old. After graduating, he moved to Stockholm in 2008 to evolve his dancing, being offered membership of the dance company, Harlem Hot Shots. He has since then been spreading the dance on a full-time basis through shows and competitions, not to mention, teaching. He has worked with television, theaters and international events all around the world.
Pontus’ teaching is focused on practicing of quality body movement as well as realizing the magic of enjoyment. With true spirit the individual dancer can become truly great. Knowledge and Performance are keywords to his dancing and teaching.
Isabella and Pontus started to actively dance together January 2011. In this short time dancing together they have won the hearts of audiences around the world and been able to collect following titles, amongst others:
Swedish Champions 2011/2012/2013 in Boogie Woogie; Swedish Champions 2011/2012/2013 in Lindy Hop; Vice European Champions 2011/2012/2013 in Boogie Woogie; Vice World Champions 2011/2012/2013 in Boogie Woogie; 1st place World Cup 2011 in Lindy Hop; 3rd place in the famous ILHC 2011 ( strictly Lindy Champions division); 1st place at the famous ILCH 2012 ( Invitation strictly division); 3rd at ILCH ( Classic division); 2nd place at the famous ILHC 2013 ( strictly Lindy Champions division); 2nd World Lindy Hop Championship 2012. Pontus also won the Charleston division.
On the dance floor
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