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Anthony And Irina Swing 2 KL 3/22/2019 City: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Dances: Balboa Swing 2 Places is excited to present Anthony & Irina Swing 2 KL: Workshop Edition! Both Anthony and Irina are versatile dancers, amazing competitors and performers, and most importantly, exhibit their passion for the dance fully on the social dance floor. We'll be having two days of workshops and 3 nights of social dancers to regional DJs. We are excited to bring them to Malaysia and are looking forward to welcoming you as well! Teachers: Anthony Chen, Irina Amzashvili
 
 
 
 
Vienna Balboa & Laminu Experience 2019 3/22/2019 City: Vienna, Austria Dances: Balboa, Other In 2019, join us for our 7th edition of the Vienna Balboa & Laminu Experience!
This is going to be a splendid and familiar week-end of Balboa, Laminu and Slow Balboa – with classical and different class formats.
In addition, we’re having 3 levels of Balboa classes – including total beginner level, 2 levels of Laminu classes, 1 level of Slow Balboa.
Teachers: Dan & Gemma Guest (UK), Mickey Fortanasce (USA) & Masha Krohina (RU), Axel Schwarz & Sandra Hartbach (AT) Bands: Gadjo Manouche (HR), Diknu Schneeberger Trio (AT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Roma Balboa Weekend 3/29/2019 City: Rome, Italy Dances: Balboa The Italian biggest Balboa Weekend celebrates its 3rd Anniversary!
We'll be dancing in astonishing locations, we'll have toe-tapping bands, breath-taking competitions, inspiring classes and never-ending parties!
This 3rd edition includes:
- four levels workshop with 6 hours classes + concept classes + taster classes+ invitational class
- 3 parties + a pre-party on Thursday
- Historical Venues: Palazzo Brancaccio & Salotto Palatino
- Top quality Live Music
- International Competitions
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Teachers: Mickey Fortanasce & Masha Krohina
Andreas Olson & Olga Marina
Vincenzo Fesi & Moe Sakan
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Hard Knox Knoxville, TN
Hard Knox 4/5/2019 City: Knoxville, TN, USA Dances: Lindy, Balboa, Solo Jazz, Shag Hard Knox is returning for its 6th year to provide a place to learn, dance, throw down, inspire, and have fun with dancers from across the Midwest and Southeast in the heart of the Tennessee Valley. That includes a free team showcase, 13-piece big band, strictly any-swing goes competition (new this year), electives such as solo jazz, Balboa, Shag, vernacular dances, etc. in addition to Lindy Hop audition tracks, and classes from uncommon instructor pairs. Teachers: Sylvia Sykes, Todd Yannacone, Kelly Arsenault, Peter Strom, Jon Tigert, and Mia Goldsmith Halloran Bands: Michael Gamble & his Rhythm Serenaders Orchestra, Michael Gamble & his Rhythm Serenaders
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Fleur de Lindy New Orleans
Fleur de Lindy 4/11/2019 City: New Orleans, USA Dances: Lindy, Balboa FLEUR DE LINDY is no ordinary Lindy Exchange. How could it be? New Orleans is no ordinary city! You are invited to experience the beauty and culture of the birthplace of Jazz. Bands: TBD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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GreenBal Greenville, SC
GreenBal 4/26/2019 City: Greenville, SC, USA Dances: Balboa Balboa, Tea, and Board Games. 5 dances with 4 hours of class. Teachers: Kadie and Joe Pangburn Bands: The Side Porch Swings
 
 
 
 
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Scissortail Swing Oklahoma City
Scissortail Swing 4/26/2019 City: Oklahoma City, USA Dances: Lindy, Balboa Hosted by Swingout OKC, Scissortail Swing is Oklahoma City's first Lindy hop workshop and dance weekend!

For our first-ever event, we're bringing the fun! With 6 nationally recognized instructors, 3 live bands, 2 days of instruction, 3 social dances, fierce (and some secret) competitions, AND a jazz brunch, there's plenty to get hyped for!

Whether you have already gotten to know us or haven't met us yet, come to OKC and let us share our community with yours!
Teachers: Peter Flahiff and Lauren Smith
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Swing into Spring Dallas, TX
Swing into Spring 4/26/2019 City: Dallas, TX, USA Dances: Lindy, Balboa, Shag We will have classes in Lindy Hop, Collegiate Shag, Balboa, Sunset Shuffle, Authentic Jazz and Tap. Teachers: Peter Strom, Grace Durant, Ryan Martin, Kiera Hansen, Ursula Hicks, Spencer Lovelace, Elaine Hewlett, Alex Zahabizadeh, Veronica Adams, Misty Owens
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Canadian Swing Championships 2019 Sherbrooke
Canadian Swing Championships 2019 5/17/2019 City: Sherbrooke, Canada Dances: Blues, Lindy, Balboa, Solo Jazz, Boogie Woogie, West Coast The Canadian Swing Championships is an annual weekend of mayhem for all types of Swing dance. 4 days of incredible competitions, workshops with international dancers and teachers, live bands and more!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Canadian Swing Championships 2019 5/17/2019 City: Sherbrooke, Canada Dances: Blues, Lindy, Balboa, Solo Jazz, Boogie Woogie, West Coast The Canadian Swing Championships is an annual weekend of mayhem for all types of Swing dance. 4 days of incredible competitions, workshops with international dancers and teachers, live bands and more!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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All Balboa Weekend Cleveland, Ohio
All Balboa Weekend 6/13/2019 City: Cleveland, Ohio, USA Dances: Balboa The 2019 All Balboa Weekend will take place at the Holiday Inn on Rockside Road in Independence, Ohio from the early evening of Thursday, June 13th until very, very late on Sunday, June 16th. Some may even call that Monday morning. ;) Competitions: American Classic Balboa Championships (ACBC), Mix & Match, Pro-Am, Intergalactic Balboa Championship. Teachers: Sylvia Sykes, Marty Lau, Andreas Olsson, Olga Marina, Mickey Fortenasce, Kelly Arsenault Bands: Michael Gamble and the Rhythm Serenaders Orchestra
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Swing in Corsica ** Balboa & Jazz Roots ** 7/5/2019 City: Cargese, France Dances: Balboa, Solo Jazz SWING festival with Balboa & Jazz roots.
6h balboa Workshops / 2 levels (inter / Adv)
3h jazz roots workshops
3 apero & parties
Dance floors outside & inside
Wonderful Teachers, Nejc & Oksana, Solen & Laurent
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Around the festival : Snorkeling, paddle, hiking, yoga, corsican Wine degustation ...!
Full pass with all acomodations available soon on our website
Ready to book your Swing trip in Corsica ?! :)
Teachers: Solen Le BIHAN and Laurent WALLET
Oksana Shkiray and Nejc ZUPAN
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Swing in Corsica ** Balboa & Jazz Roots ** 7/5/2019 City: Cargese, France Dances: Balboa, Solo Jazz SWING festival with Balboa & Jazz roots.
6h balboa Workshops / 2 levels (inter / Adv)
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Dance floors outside & inside
Wonderful Teachers, Nejc & Oksana, Solen & Laurent
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Around the festival : Snorkeling, paddle, hiking, yoga, corsican Wine degustation ...!
Full pass with all acomodations available soon on our website
Ready to book your Swing trip in Corsica ?! :)
Teachers: Solen Le BIHAN and Laurent WALLET
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Hamburg Balboa Exchange 2019 7/18/2019 City: Hamburg, Germany Dances: Balboa Right in the heart of the city of Franzbrötchen, the famous red mile, a legendary fish market (Sundays 5am-9.30am) you will find a growing and alive Balboa scene! Of course, the town has a lot more to give and see! When you come to visit and dance at the end of July, you'll be quite surely welcomed by sunny weather. We will offer you a weekend with Parties and some activities, and additionally/optionally some fun Balboa classes with teachers from abroad. Teachers: Javier Izquierdo & Lucía Galiana (VLC, Spain), 2nd teacher couple tba Bands: several bands, tba
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Balast Off! 2019 Huntsville
Balast Off! 2019 8/1/2019 City: Huntsville, USA Dances: Balboa THE CALL HAS BEEN SOUNDED! LET THE COUNTDOWN SEQUENCE COMMENCE.....

Balast Off! has returned for mission number 6 on August 1st-4th 2019 in Huntsville Alabama!

Featuring 4 NIGHTS of dancing, 3 FULL DAYS of classes and 6 FULL mission tracks to choose from, will you answer the call?

More mission details to come at www.balastoff.com !
Teachers: Kate Hedin, David Rehm, Nick Williams, Shani Brown, Bobby White, Annabel Truesdell Quisao, Susan Manke, Corey Manke... and more TBA!
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CincyHop 2019 Cincinnati
CincyHop 2019 8/1/2019 City: Cincinnati, USA Dances: Blues, Lindy, Balboa, Shag Join us for our fouth annual swing dance exchange Aug 1-4 in Cincinnati OH. Four days of dancing in beautiful venues throughout Cincinnati. Awesome bands and DJs will keep you dancing all weekend. We can't wait to dance with you! Bands: Visit website for details.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Camp Hollwood 2019 Los Angeles, CA
Camp Hollwood 2019 8/30/2019 City: Los Angeles, CA, USA Dances: Blues, Lindy, Balboa, Solo Jazz, Shag Camp Hollywood is one of the largest and longest running swing dance camps in the world. Now in its 22nd year, we're proud to offer the finest selection of international dance instructors, live music and competitors which provide a fun-filled long weekend with something for everyone!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Camp Hollwood 2019 8/30/2019 City: Los Angeles, CA, USA Dances: Blues, Lindy, Balboa, Solo Jazz, Shag Camp Hollywood is one of the largest and longest running swing dance camps in the world. Now in its 22nd year, we're proud to offer the finest selection of international dance instructors, live music and competitors which provide a fun-filled long weekend with something for everyone!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Camp Hollwood 2019 8/30/2019 City: Los Angeles, CA, USA Dances: Blues, Lindy, Balboa, Solo Jazz, Shag Camp Hollywood is one of the largest and longest running swing dance camps in the world. Now in its 22nd year, we're proud to offer the finest selection of international dance instructors, live music and competitors which provide a fun-filled long weekend with something for everyone!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Rhythm Is Our Business Nashville, TN
Rhythm Is Our Business 10/11/2019 City: Nashville, TN, USA Dances: Lindy, Balboa Mark your calendars for year two of Rhythm Is Our Business, a workshop weekend just outside of Nashville, TN! Featuring two nights of live music, two full days of classes, world-class instructors, bamboo floors, 9 tons of air conditioning, and more - stay tuned on facebook and on our page to follow along!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Rocky Balberna Bern
Rocky Balberna 11/8/2019 City: Bern, Switzerland Dances: Balboa Save the date!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Austin Lindy Exchange Austin, TX
Austin Lindy Exchange 11/21/2019 City: Austin, TX, USA Dances: Lindy, Balboa, Shag We are Roaring into Our 20's! with this year's Austin Lindy Exchange. Come Celebrate our 20th Anniversary with amazing bands and non-stop dancing. This ALX is gonna be BIG!
 
 
 
 
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PittStop Lindy Hop Pittsburgh
PittStop Lindy Hop 11/22/2019 City: Pittsburgh, USA Dances: Lindy, Balboa PittStop is different from many other events in that it is solely focused on social dancing. No classes and no competitions, just dancing for the joy of it! This will be our 19th successful year and we can hardly wait until November! Bands: Gordon Webster, The Boilermaker Jazz Band, Chelsea Reed and the Fairweather Five
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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