Jazz Roots Class for Beginners
Learn the authentic solo dance steps of the jazz & swing age – The Charleston, Suzie Q, Shorty George, Apple Jacks and more! These steps are outrageously fun and expressive, with a soundtrack of hot & swinging jazz that will inspire you to move your body. Your teacher is world famous flapper & dance historian Sharon Davis. This is a solo dance class, no partner needed. Booking is not essential, walk-ins are very welcome.
Level: This class is for beginners, zero experience needed.
Teacher: this class is taught by Sharon Davis – a world renowned swing & jazz dancer with over 20 years experience.
When? 7.00pm-8.00pm Tuesdays. Check calendar for dates. Doors open 6.30pm, so come early to have a drink or warm up before class.
Where? Jazzbourne, 443 New Cross Road, London SE14 6TA
How much? Book online or pay at the door: £15 for one class.
Packages available if you book on our website: £50 for 4 classes / £100 for 10 classes
Tuesday Door Special: take the 7pm Jazz class and the 8.30pm Lindy Hop class for £25 for both if you pay at the door.
Is this a walk-in class or a course? This is a walk-in class, so start any time and drop in whenever you like. You don’t need to take these classes in any particular order and it’s no problem if you miss a week or attend irregularly. You can pre-book the class online or pay at the door (card/contactless only, no cash accepted).
How many classes should I take? Most beginners take this level class for 2-3 months before moving on to the higher level classes. After around 12 classes you will have a comprehensive education in the vintage jazz dance vocabulary.
Questions: Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page.