DanceSport Dupont Circle at Church of the Pilgrims—Beginner

PRICE: $120

Taught by Byron Willis and partner
Contact [email protected] 

Eight-week Thursday night session runs March 8-April 26
7-8pm, class
8-8:30pm, dance practice
BIG IMPORTANT NOTE: Class on Thursday, March 29 moves to
 Friends Meeting House of Washington, 2111 Florida Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008-1912, Assembly Room/North Room. 

Tuition is $120 per person for the eight-week session; no partner required. If you have a prepaid voucher or gift certificate please Email [email protected] for instructions before attempting to register.

Learn the essentials! Our beginner class series takes you through the basics of swing: six-count, eight-count Lindy Whip and Circle, and both side-by-side and Back Charleston.

DanceSport Dupont Circle at Church of the Pilgrims, 2201 P Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20037


DanceSport Dupont Circle at Church of the Pilgrims—Intermediate

PRICE: $120

Taught by Byron Willis and partner
Contact [email protected] 

Eight-week Thursday night session runs March 8-April 26
8-8:30pm, dance practice
8:30-9:30pm, class
BIG IMPORTANT NOTE: Class on Thursday, March 29 moves to
 Friends Meeting House of Washington, 2111 Florida Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008-1912, Assembly Room/North Room. 

You must be registered for the entire session; no walk-ins allowed! Tuition is $120 per person for the eight-week session.

For a detailed description of what we teach in our beginner series and what you therefore need to be comfortable with for our intermediate level, please see our YouTube clip with a demonstration of the material covered in the beginner class. Gottaswing instructors reserve the right to make final determination as to appropriate class level for students.

This session, Byron is focusing on Adventures in Closed Position. Build your technique and partner connection in closed position with weight changes, triple steps, the Lindy circle, blindfolded dancing, the yo-yo, step drags, face to face position, skates, and more.

DanceSport Dupont Circle at Church of the Pilgrims, 2201 P Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20037