New Classes!!

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Next Series! March 20, 27, April 3, 10. 17th is our social dance party!!

6:30: Level 2 – 6 Count Footwork (advanced)
7:20 Level 1 – 8 Count Footwork (beginner)
8:30 Level 3 – With Instructors’ approval only

If you have taken Level 1, 6 count footwork in February with us, or if you are already familiar with 6 count footwork with triple steps, you are welcome to join us for Level 2 – 6 count.

Level 1 will work on 8 count footwork working towards Lindy Hop signature move, Swing Out!!

Prerequisite for Level 3 is to take all 3 topics (6 count, 8 count, Charleston) in both level 1 and 2 at least once, or to be familiar and experienced with all the 3 topics. If you are interested in Level 3 class, please talk to instructors. (The location is next door to QED and you will need to register through us instead of QED).

We recommend you to register now before we start promoting outside. Last sessions got sold out!! https://qedastoria.com/collections/akemi-kinukawa-lewi-gilamichael

Next Series Starts on Feb 13th!

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This is what’s like to come to Swing Dance Astoria!! Join us every Monday!   Our current series is sold out, but the new session starts on Feb 13th!  What a great Valentine’s Gift : )  Please contact QED for gift certificates.

Email: QEDAstoria@gmail.com Phone: 347.451.3873
Register at https://qedastoria.com/collections/akemi-kinukawa-lewi-gilamichael

Social Dance Party and Last Series of 2016!!

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Social Dance Party on Nov 14th, Monday 

We are going to have the last social of the year on November 14th Monday.  This event is open to everyone!  Many students of SDA, current or past, show up, dance with each other and socialize!  Enjoy delicious snacks and drinks available at QED.  Never danced before?  No worries.  Come out and meet instructors and students.  We can show you basic footworks to get you started.

The event starts at 6:30 at QED with a mini class that anyone can enjoy.  Then the floor is all yours!  Lewi will be your DJ!  For questions, please contact us at swingdanceastoria@gmail.com

New Series Starts on Nov 21st

How time flies!!  We are going to start the last series of the year on Nov 21st! Make your resolution come true!

FORMAT: Although one series usually consists of 5 lessons, this one will only include 4 lessons due to holidays.

NEW POLICY: We are not going to allow any new students for the 3rd and 4th classes.

DATES: Nov 21, 28, Dec 5, Dec 12
Advanced Beginner: 6:30 to 7:20
Beginner: 7:20 to 8:10 (Topic: 8 count with triple steps)

VENUE: QED 27-16 23rd Avenue Astoria, NY 11105
EMAIL: QEDAstoria@gmail.com
PHONE: 347.451.3873

Instructors: Lewi Gilamichael & Akemi Kinukawa
Registration:www.qedastoria.com/collections/akemi-kinukawa-lewi-gilamichael

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/swingdanceastoria
Facebook group:
www.facebook.com/groups/swingdanceastoria

NEW CLASSES MONDAY OCT 17TH!!

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New Series starts on Monday, October 17th!!  For questions, please contact us at swingdanceastoria@gmail.com

FORMAT: One series consists of 5 lessons. The last lesson is our social dance party. We celebrate the end of the series by dancing with each other to DJed music, practicing your new moves, and getting to know one another.

NEW POLICY: We are not going to allow any new students for the 3rd and 4th classes.

DATES: Oct 17, Oct 24, Oct 31, Nov7, Nov14
Advanced Beginner: 6:30 to 7:20
Beginner: 7:20 to 8:10 (Topic: 6 count with triple steps)

VENUE: QED 27-16 23rd Avenue Astoria, NY 11105
EMAIL: QEDAstoria@gmail.com
PHONE: 347.451.3873

Instructors: Lewi Gilamichael & Akemi Kinukawa
Registration:www.qedastoria.com/collections/akemi-kinukawa-lewi-gilamichael

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/swingdanceastoria
Facebook group:
www.facebook.com/groups/swingdanceastoria

Weekly Classes Resume on Sept 12th Monday!!

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Our weekly classes resume on Sept 12th Monday!! Register before it sells out!! Details are below. (If you would like a head start, private lessons are available. Please contact us by a message or email via this page!)

NEW FORMAT: We changed the starting and ending time of both classes a little bit so that each level has a plenty of instruction time (50min each)!! In addition, one series now consists of 5 lessons. The last lesson is our social dace party! We celebrate the end of the series by dancing with each other to DJed music, practicing your new moves, and getting to know one another!

Dates: Sept 12, 19, 26, Oct 3, Oct 10
Advanced Beginner: 6:30 to 7:20
Beginner: 7:20 to 8:10 (Topic: 6 count with single steps & Charleston)
Venue: QED 27-16 23rd Avenue Astoria, NY 11105
Email: QEDAstoria@gmail.com
Phone: 347.451.3873

Instructors: Lewi Gilamichael & Akemi Kinukawa
Registration: http://qedastoria.com/colle…/akemi-kinukawa-lewi-gilamichael

New Classes Start this Monday!!

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New Swing Dance Lessons start in Astoria Queens this Monday, July 11th!!  We are taking a short break in August so do come join us!

We recommend to register soon to guarantee your spot. Tickets available at QED: A Place to Show & Tell website: http://qedastoria.com/collections/classes

Dates: July 11, 18, 25, Aug 1 
Advanced Beginner: 6:30 to 7:10
Topics: Charleston
Beginner 7:10 to 8:00
Topics: 8 count basics

Venue: QED 27-16 23rd Avenue Astoria, NY 11105
Email: QEDAstoria@gmail.com
Phone: 347.451.3873

Instructors: Akemi Kinukawa and Lewi Gilamichael

New Classes in March!!

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Our next beginner swing dance lessons start on March 14th Monday!! Last two series this year got sold out so reserve your spot asap!! Tickets are now available at QED: A Place to Show & Tell website: http://qedastoria.com/collections/michael-duke-akemi-kinukawa

Dates:
March 14, 21, 28, and April 4

Schedule:
6:30-7:10 Advanced Beginner
7:10-8:00 Beginner

Venue:
Q.E.D.   27-16 23rd Ave., Astoria, NY 11105
Email: QEDAstoria@gmail.com
Phone: 347.451.3873

 

 

Swing Dance Astoria

Swing Dance Astoria

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Swing Dance Astoria aims at creating a Lindy Hop/Swing Dancing community in Astoria, LIC and other parts of Queens and providing a friendly and safe space for anyone to join and enjoy this beautiful social dancing called Lindy Hop. This page will have updated information about upcoming classes and dance parties in Queens hosted by Swing Dance Astoria.

Email Us: swingdanceastoria@gmail.com
Call Us: 1-202-486-4809