Celebrating Frankie Manning Month with two days of great workshops with Carla Heiney and Rye Crowen. 

All classes are held in the Ballroom Backroom at Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, Maryland 20812. Classes are $20/advance registration, $25 at the door. Advance registration ends at 11:59pm on Saturday, May 27. Classes are suitable for intermediate and advanced students.

Special offer: Register and pay for five workshops, get the sixth free. Email [email protected] for instructions.


Flow-mentum and Energy

PRICE: $20 ADVANCE REGISTRATION; $25 AT THE DOOR

Sunday, May 27, 12noon-1pm

Let's create a dynamic dance that embraces organic movement all while being creative and interesting. This class looks at how to make better choices on the social dance floor while working on some cool new moves! Four-count, six-count, eight-count—it is all about increments of two and using natural flow!


Transitions and Building a Dance 

PRICE: $20 ADVANCE REGISTRATION; $25 AT THE DOOR

Sunday, May 27, 1:20-2:20pm

Your chance to put it all together on the dance floor. How do the best dancers create a memorable and exciting dance? Let's create the ebbs and flows, highs and lows of a good dance and get started on the right foot to set up success. The class will utilize a mini-routine format to accomplish some of these goals, but it's all about building upon social dance techniques.


Slower Lindy

PRICE: $20 ADVANCE REGISTRATION; $25 AT THE DOOR

Sunday, May 28, 2:40-3:40pm

Sometimes we find that it’s easier to dance to faster music, and are at a disadvantage when the song is slower and mellower. Learn how to adapt your moves and styling to Motown, Rhythm and Blues, Blues, and more.