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Skyliners are auditioning!

Want to work with a highly dedicated group of high level dancers? Skyliners is a troupe focussing completely on social dancing. We get together weekly to work on technique, vocabulary, rhythm, posture, connection and creativity! We’re looking for new members to join our lovely crew. Who are the Skyliners? This is a higher level learning […]

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Swing Patrol’s 10th Anniversary Celebrations!

Swing Patrol celebrated their 10th Birthday party on the evening of the 23rd February. The festivities kicked off with a taster class at 7pm with the amazing Nick & Susie. We then danced the night away until 2am to the sounds of our awesome vintage DJs Ben Cook, Christopher Allen and Vic Araullo Peters! And […]

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Scott’s pep talk and all the best to our team

Hey everyone, I am sending this to our Swing Patrol team in Sydney, Melbourne & London even though the focus is on our London team who are competing at Savoy Cup this weekend. Yes something very special happened last year (watch the four winning troupe routines here and the amazing Michaela, Tine and others in […]

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Swing Patrol in the Huffington Post

Swing Patrol were extremely flattered to be featured in an article on the Huffington Post blog, written by Dr Lucy Maddox – clinical psychologist, lecturer, writer and member of our very own performance troupe,  The Dinahs. In the article “The Psychology of Dancing at Festivals”,  Lucy talks about the psychological aspect of dancing at festivals. It’s a fascinating […]

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The Dinahs place first at ESDC!

For the past few weeks our all-girl performance troupe – the Dinahs – have been training hard for the Jazz Roots Team Division at the European Swing Dance Championships. They were the largest team by far and up against some really tough competition from Korea, Norway, Sweden and the USA to name but a few.  […]