Speakeasy Blues


Venue

Looking Glass Cocktail Club
49 Hackney Road, London, E2 7NX

Public Transport: Old Street Underground, Hoxton or Shoreditch High Street overground

Admission

On the door or guarantee your space BOOK HERE
£10 / £9 in adv for 1 class,
£15/ £13 in adv for 2 classes
FREE Social Dance 8-8.15pm & 9.15-10.30pm (PS If you arrive during the classes the front bar is open for cocktails & beers)

Step through the Looking Glass
and enter a world of music, dancing and cocktails

Next date: Sunday 26th November
Simon Selmon & Anna Lambrechts
This months theme will be on how to walk, different styles of stepping, advanced lead and follow techniques, putting them all together to make your dancing more expressive and stand out on the dance floor.

Sunday 17th December
The Christmas Edition with Simon Selmon & Anna Lambrechts
We are moving the classes one hour earlier so we have an extra hour of social dance - party time!

Classes

7-8pm Absolute Beginners Blues class
No partner required, no experience necessary.
8.15-9.15pm Intermediate Blues class
You have previous Blues dance experience. You are comfortable switching between solo, loose and close hold Blues positions and are ready to be challenged. 

What you can expect to learn:

  • How to move your body better with isolation exercises
  • Feeling the pulse & Musicality
  • Connection
  • Classic rhythms and patterns

Your teachers
Simon Selmon former US Blues dance champ & his partner Anna Lambrechts

Social dancing

9.15-10.30pm Dance to Slow Swing, Blues and Jazz from DJ 'Mr Kicks' vintage & contemporary music collection

Future Dates

Sunday 26th November
Sunday 17th December

Did you say cocktails?
Red Queen, White Queen, Drink Me Eat Me, Mad as a March Hare, Shrinking Violet, Nobody's Perfect, Order of the Chrysanthemum, Smelling of Roses and Farewell to Joe
Or just tell the experts behind the bar what you like and you can leave it to them to create a mouth watering indulgent nectar to suit your taste-buds!

What is Blues dancing? Click HERE