Hello NYC! We are so thrilled to be back and teaching this fall. This season, we will be holding a collection of workshops, and starting in 2016 we will continue with our weekly classes. We look forward to all these opportunities to dance with you! We look forward to meeting new faces at these workshops,… Read More Swing Dance Crash Course and “Eight-8’s” Special Workshop – Friday, October 9
That’s right, we said “I do” on Sunday, September 6 at a lovely park and estate in Titusville, New Jersey! The next day we continued the celebration with an even bigger picnic. The weekend was romantic, full of jazz, and of course, dancing. It was the perfect weekend. And to answer your main curiosity: Our “First… Read More Introducing Mr. and Mrs. Lawton!
We cannot believe our time aboard the Norwegian Pearl has come to an end. It has been a heck of a ride performing SWING!, Legends in Concert, and Pure Variety each week for the past six months. There are so many stories to share (and many more photos to come!) of our adventures at port—hiking… Read More New York City, we’re coming home!
When our good friend and ridiculously talented photographer, Michael George, contacted us to let us know we were to be on the cover of Rangefinder Magazine we were beyond belief! This is a great honor for Michael to have his photo selected as the cover of their summer portrait issue, Rangefinder’s most popular issue of… Read More On the cover of Rangefinder Magazine
Every day we’re away from NYC we miss our home and our students more and more. We are so thankful that our teacher and mentor Laura Jeffers continued our weekly Lindy Hop group classes and Spring 2015 Performance Class while we are cruising and performing the Broadway show SWING! with Norwegian Cruise Line. Laura led a… Read More Swing Dance Classes in NYC with Guest Instructor Laura Jeffers
On our last Caribbean cruise we had a very small world experience. None other than the lovely Mandi Gould–organizer of literally the biggest Lindy Hop event of the century, Frankie100–was on board! Mandi and Brian met when she produced the Frankie100 show at The Apollo Theater which Brian performed in last year. Mandi signed up… Read More “SWING! the Musical — Then and Now”
We are so very proud of our students back in New York who debuted a new Lindy Hop routine with choreography by Laura Jeffers for two performances at the 92nd Street Y as well as Frim Fram Jam! They worked very hard for two months putting the routine together and their hard work definitely paid… Read More Congratulations to our Spring 2015 Performance Class!
It has been a wild ride here on the Norwegian Pearl! After 20 days of install, we put up three brand new shows for the Pearl! First we put up Pure Variety, a variety show which spans multiple eras and genres including funk, country, and disco. Next, we completed Legends in Concert which includes tribute artists impersonating Madonna,… Read More SWING!, Legends in Concert, and Pure Variety Install Complete on the Norwegian Pearl
It was such an incredible time working on Legends in Concert for Norwegian Cruise Line with the incredible Travis Payne and Stacy Walker. They are both such phenomenal individuals, and we greatly admire how well they work together as team. We very much look up to them for how generous they are in their partnership. What honor it… Read More Legends in Concert with Travis Payne and Stacy Walker for Norwegian Cruise Line
Sign up for our Spring 2015 Performance Class in NYC, with guest choreographer Laura Jeffers! Laura Jeffers is a Lindy Hop all-star, our teacher and mentor, and the director of The Big Apple Lindy Hoppers! You’re going to have a blast with her! >> CLICK HERE TO REGISTER! **NEW DISCOUNTED RATES** Fridays, 8:00-9:30pm (1.5 hours… Read More Spring 2015 Performance Class with Guest Choreographer Laura Jeffers