VINTAGE

TAP

AND

SWING

SWING OUT WITH STYLE

Welcome

Welcome to the Vintage Tap and Swing website. Edinburgh-based dancer Cathy Harrison would like to invite you to join her for some fun classes and workshops. Cathy has been dancing forever, and has experience in tap, jazz and all the main swing dances. From beginner to advanced, you'll find something to suit you here. Enjoy!

What's On

Tap Dance for Improvers

Our next three-week block of classes for starts on 24th May 2022. The following three-week block will start on 14th June 2022. You need to know the basics such as shuffles, time steps etc. Cost per three week block: £15/£12 concessions. Please email vtasevents@gmail.com to book.  

Where? North Merchiston Club

When? Tuesdays 6.30-7.30pm

Swing Dance Classes at
Dance Base

Our class is for Improver/Intermediate Swing dancers. You should know the basics and be comfortable dancing at a medium tempo. We will help you improve your technique, expand your dance vocabulary and get you dancing faster to all those fabulous big band tunes. Booking with a partner is recommended but not essential as there will be partner rotation in these classes. This is a 10 week course starting on 28th April. 

Where?  Dance Base 

When? Thursdays, 6.45-7.45pm

Book via the Dance Base website or by phone on 0131 225 5525.

Shagadelic - Shag Classes at
Dance Base

This class is for Beginners. Join this energetic and up-tempo partner class to learn the basics of two fun dances from the 1930s - the Collegiate Shag and St. Louis Shag. Both styles evolved from the Charleston, were danced in the dance halls of the USA and are still danced widely throughout the world today. Booking with a partner is recommended but not essential as there will be partner rotation in these classes. This is a 10 week course starting on 28th April. 

Where?  Dance Base 

When? Thursdays, 8.00-9.00pm

Book via the Dance Base website or by phone on 0131 225 5525.