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Jive Frenzy class nights are a great way to meet people, have fun and keep fit all whilst learning to dance. Our classes are taught by a fully qualified UKA LeRoc Modern Jive Instructor and are delivered in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and promote safety on the dance floor. They cater for different levels of abilities and encourage dancers to develop their confidence and individual style. All classes are suitable for couples & singles, so there is no need to bring a partner with you and are suitable for adults of all ages and abilities . They help increase participation in health and                                                  fitness activities as well as teaching a wide range of skills which can be used in everyday life.

 Come along and learn this popular social dance  

EVERY MONDAY AND WEDNESDAY EVENINGS AT MANOR BARN, BEXHILL

AND TUESDAY EVENINGS AT ADASTRA HALL, HASSOCKS

 

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Monday Class @ Manor Barn, Bexhill

8:00pm: Doors Open

Arrive and get ready to start the first class.


8:15pm – Beginners class

This class is suitable for complete beginners or for those looking to start from scratch again. We recommend that dancers spend a minimum of 6 weeks in this class to understand the fundamentals of the dance – coordination, technique and linking moves together to create a fluent dance style. You will also pick up all the dance essentials, including; terminology, travelling steps and most importantly, rhythm.

8:45pm – Practice Time

This is a chance to have a short break to get refreshments, socialise and practice some of the moves you have learnt.


9:00pm – Intermediate class

This class is designed for people that have been dancing more than 6 weeks and are ready to take their dancing to the next level. You will start to learn variations of our beginner moves and some of the more complicated turns and spins. Each week we focus on three moves to enhance your repertoire and individual style.


 9:30pm – 10:30pm – Freestyle dancing

This is when the lights go down and the music goes up – ready to socialise and practice your

moves on the social dance floor.

 

Tuesday Jive Fusion Class @ Adastra Hall, Hassocks

 

Class information:
Our new Jive Fusion classes are aimed at anyone wishing to learn modern jive with an added funky flava! Including, new dancers/ beginners and intermediate/ advanced dancers.

Our Jive Fusion class nights focus on teaching you a range of Modern Jive moves whilst learning the art of this slotted style of dance . Our classes will give you the tools to feel confident dancing to a range of tempos and genres of music. These classes are taught by fully qualified Le Roc Modern Jive teachers Kane Jenner and Sally Bates.

Evening Schedule:
7:30pm – Doors Open
7:45pm – Beginners Class
8:15pm – Practice time/short freestyle
8:30pm – Intermediate/Advanced Class

Price:
£6- Includes both classes and freestyle.
£5- Freestyle only (After 9pm)

***Special offer for beginners*** Join our 6 week beginner class for just £30!

Teachers:
Kane Jenner and Sally Bates – UKA Qualified LeRoc Federation Teachers.

Music/DJ
A mix of uptempo modern jive and funky music.

DJ Kane Jenner – Kane has been DJing at Modern Jive events for the last 10 years and over the last 5 years he has DJed at many Smooth Jive and West Coast Swing events. Kane is a well known on the dance circuit for his modern jive sets at the King Alfred (KA) and various dance weekenders over the country. Furthermore, Kane is the resident DJ at Smooth, Blues and Funky Jive in Bolney at his Jive Frenzy events.

Venue:
Adastra Hall, Hassocks. This lovely venue has a sprung wooden floor and free onsite parking.
We will also be providing complementary tea, coffee, squash and biscuits, as the venue does not have a bar.

 

Wednesday Class @ Manor Barn, Bexhill

7:30pm: Doors Open

Arrive and get ready to start the first class.


7:45pm – Beginners class

This class is suitable for complete beginners or for those looking to start from scratch again. We recommend that dancers spend a minimum of 6 weeks in this class to understand the fundamentals of the dance – coordination, technique and linking moves together to create a fluent dance style. You will also pick up all the dance essentials, including; terminology, travelling steps and most importantly, rhythm.

8:15pm – Practice Time

This is a chance to have a short break to get refreshments, socialise and practice some of the moves you have learnt.


8:30pm – Intermediate class

This class is designed for people that have been dancing more than 6 weeks and are ready to take their dancing to the next level. You will start to learn variations of our beginner moves and some of the more complicated turns and spins. Each week we focus on three moves to enhance your repertoire and individual style.


 9:00pm – 10:30pm – Freestyle dancing

This is when the lights go down and the music goes up – ready to socialise and practice your moves on the social dance floor.

PRICE:

Manor Barn Bexhill: £7.00 – this includes 2 classes and freestyle dancing.

 

**SPECIAL OFFER FOR NEW DANCERS**

Join our 6 week beginner class for JUST £30 (saving £12)

 

Ten Reasons To Participate

  • Dance keeps both the body and the brain active, vital for people of every age
  • Dance offers a way to improve strength and flexibility, which helps keeps muscles and joints healthy
  • Choosing to start a new hobby can help you meet new people and make friends with people who have similar interests
  • Dance helps you learn about your body, improving your posture and balance
  • Taking time out in the day to partake in a hobby can help to reduce stress levels
  • Dance can offer insight into other cultures, either through the dance style itself or meeting new peopleolder_couple-dancing1
  • Dance can led to new career opportunities, or help build vital communications skills needed in every profession
  • Participating in dance can help increase your self esteem and confidence through mastering new skills
  • Dance offers a creative outlet for people to express their personalities in a safe environment
  • Dance is a fun way open up new possibilities, keep healthy and enjoy yourself