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The life and times of Norma Miller

Norma Miller – also known as the “Queen of Swing” – is one of the greats of Lindy hop and is the last surviving member of legendary performance troupe Whitey’s Lindy Hoppers. She is also an author, choreographer, comedian and actor who has worked in show business for over seven decades. Born in Harlem, New […]

Swing Dance: A book by Scott Cupit

AVAILABLE IN STORES AND ONLINE NOW! You can now purchase your copy of Swing Dance from the Swing Patrol online shop or via Amazon. Copies purchased via the Swing Patrol shop will be signed by Scott! Australian customers can purchase Swing Dance via Booktopia.   ABOUT THE BOOK With all things vintage enjoying a boom worldwide, swing dancing has […]

The history of Brixton Hill – Michaela

Brixton Hill has had a few changing faces over the years and we are so proud to still be going strong as we approach our 4th birthday this year! We’ve had some great teachers along the way, and our students have gone on to be involved in competition-winning dance troupes and even to teach their […]

LEGEND OF THE YEAR 2018: NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN!

Hello Dancers! It’s almost that time of year again and we are so excited… Only a couple of months until we announce Swing Patrol’s legend of the Year at our annual Christmas party!   This year our annual Legend of the Year award will have a new twist – you get to decide who you […]

Camden History – Arrianne

My first London swing class was the Annie & Saul at Camden Swing Patrol. I loved their teaching and the people in the class and was hooked. I have since attended Swing Patrol Stockwell, Waterloo and Harringay and now am a member of Brat Pack. This year I have performed at the Hippodrome for Norma […]

Camden History – Ellen

I really enjoyed teaching in Camden. Saul has been a great teaching partner. We had always a good giggle in class. Loved the students as they were full of enthusiasm and fun loving. I was sad when I had to leave our Monday nights due to studying, but the memories stay and bring a smile […]

Victoria Park History – Erin

I got quite emotional reminiscing about Victoria Park, thinking about the first time I met David which was the day we were meant to teach together for the first time as well as open Vic Park Swing Patrol for the very first time. We had 17 students in that first class and we were stoked […]