Learn to Lindy hop in Windsor

Swingland Windsor @ The Old Court - Lindy hop classes

Swingland's Windsor classes take place on Wednesday evenings, downstairs at The Old Court Arts Centre. Swing dance (Lindy hop) classes for absolute beginners and up.

About Swingland Windsor

In our Windsor classes you may join in the partner rotation, or stick with one partner if you prefer. Unless otherwise stated, advance booking is optional and you may just turn up and pay in the class. Come alone, with a partner or a friend, or in a group (sorry, no children or pets).

The classes are taught by Swingland founder Martin Ellis, with help from Lauren.

The Old Court

The Old Court Artspace is a vibrant Arts Centre which has been extensively renovated over the last few years. The bar on the ground floor is open for drinks and snacks (crisps etc.) throughout the evening.

6.45pm Starting out - beginners classes at Swingland Windsor

For those new to swing dancing the evening starts with weekly drop-in classes aimed to make those first steps as straightforward and enjoyable as possible. Covering all the basic steps and rhythms of Lindy hop - different material is taught each week and the classes are designed so that you can join any time and you can progress without needing to be there every week. No previous experience required. Fun, social and informative! Rotate partners (no partner needed) or stay with fixed partner - your choice.

8pm Intermediates classes at Swingland Windsor

These classes are aimed at those with knowledge of the steps and rhythms taught in the beginners classes. Partners all rotate in intermediates.

Practice time

Classes run for an hour each, and are each followed by 15mins practice time/social.

Prices, booking, and schedule

Please see dates/booking for more details, including prices. Pre-booking is optional unless stated.

Dates/schedule, prices & booking

Wednesday 1 June 2022

Drop-in classes at Swingland Windsor

Swingland Windsor @ The Old Court - Wednesday 01-Jun-22, 6:45pm to 9:15pm

Weekly Lindy hop classes at The Old Court, Windsor. No previous experience required. Start any week. No partner needed.

6.45pm - Beginners Lindy hop classLearn all the basics of Lindy hop! No previous experience required. Start any week. Followed by 15mins practice time.
8pm - Intermediates Lindy hop classMove your dancing up a level! Followed by 15mins practice time.

£12 (£10 concessions) per class, in advance or on the door. Special combined rate for both classes - £18 (£15 concessions) in advance or £20 (£16 concessions) on the door. Classes run for an hour each, and are each followed by 15mins practice time/social.
Pre-book or just turn up

Swingland Class Cards are accepted for all our drop-in classes.

Classes start and finish promptly at the advertised times. If you're running a bit late, please do join in and do your best to catch up - but we can't run past the finish time.

The Old Court

How to get to Swingland Windsor

The Old Court Artspace (formerly known as "The Firestation") is a lovely venue in the heart of Windsor. A combined pub and Arts Centre with very friendly and laid-back atmosphere and fully licensed bar, it is located on the corner of St Leonards Road & St Marks Road. We are in the dance studio downstairs.

The Old Court Artspace, St Leonards Road (corner of St Marks Road), Windsor, Berkshire SL4 3BL.

By train - The Old Court is a ten minute walk from Windsor Central Station (shuttle to Slough with mainline to Paddington, Maidenhead and Oxford) or fifteen minutes from Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (mainline to Waterloo).

By bus - The Old Court is well served by buses to and from Windsor, Slough, Bracknell and the surrounding area. Routes 71, 191, 200, 701 & 702 either go right by us or very near by. Click here for Firstgroup bus route details and a neat interactive route map.

By car - Windsor and hence The Old Court are within easy reach of the M4 (Jct 6) and M40 (Jct 2). There is free parking in local streets outside the venue (please check signs as some bays are charged until 8pm, although the charge is very reasonable).

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Useful links

Venue website www.oldcourt.org/

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