Balboa Swing Classes in Brisbane

Tuesday: Drop-in Balboa Swing Classes with Corner Pocket Swing

Balboa Swing classes are currently running!

Beginners can start any Tuesday night at 6:30 pm in the Balboa Fundamentals class. You don't need to bring a partner. We rotate the class so you'll get to dance with lots of people. If possible, please book classes through the Corner Pocket Swing web store: https://cornerpocketswing.com.au/store

Schedule:

Level

Title

Time

Level 1Balboa Fundamentals*6:30 to 7:30 pm
Level 2Balboa Explorers**7:45 to 8:45 pm
Varies Special Class***8:45 to 9:45 pm

Cost:

  • Level 1 - $19 Adults ($16 concession card holders)
  • Level 2 - $19 ($16 c.) (Level 2 students may attend the Level 1 class on the same night at no additional cost, and we strongly encourage it!)
  • 3rd timeslot specialty classes (if advertised): $19 or $10 if also doing another class.

All classes are $1 more to pay at the door.

To be eligible for the concession rate, you must have one of the following cards: Full-Time Student Card, Health Care Card, Pensioner Concession Card, Commonwealth Seniors Health Card.

PREPAID 8-CLASS PASSES are available! Enjoy 8 classes for the lower price of $130 ($110 concession). Class cards are valid for 6 months from the date of purchase.
Buy for yourself or as a gift here:
http://cornerpocketswing.com.au/store

Location:

The Danish Club
36 Austin St, Newstead, QLD, Australia.
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Our wonderful venue is situated very close to the city for easy access from all suburbs and is a stone's throw from a variety of great places to eat and drink before class. But most importantly, it's air-conditioned...

Balboa Swing Classes Danish Club Interior dancing students
Inside the Danish Club
Danish Club Exterior
Exterior of the Danish Club

Contact:

Rob's phone number: 0418 715 891

Teacher Profiles:

Robert Edwards & Emma Hadfield

Facebook Pages:

Corner Pocket Swing - Balboa is the Facebook page for this class.

www.facebook.com/rob.and.emma.dance is the Facebook page of the teachers.

Code of conduct:

http://brisbanebalboaswing.dance/code-of-conduct/

Notes:

The Corner Pocket Swing website also has a page with these class details.

*Beginners can start in this class any Tuesday night. You don't need to bring a partner. We rotate the class so you'll get to dance with lots of people.

**Level 2 Balboa Explorers classes will assume that you can lead or follow the fundamentals of Balboa, such as Up-hold, Down-hold, and Out&In basics, Ad-libs, Crab-walks, Paddles, Come-around, Throw-outs, and Lollys. All of these are regularly taught in the Level 1 Fundamentals class, and you are most welcome to move up once you've got a handle on them.

***Special Class - please check the Corner Pocket Newsletter or Facebook to confirm that the Special Classes are running. They currently cycle through a monthly schedule as follows:
1st Tues: Slow Bal Fundamentals (L1 first-timers welcome)
2nd Tues: Slow Bal Explorers (L2 not your first time)
3rd Tues: Slow Bal Explorers (L2 not your first time)
4th Tues: Balboa Extenstion (L3 for those looking for a challenge)
5th Tues: Balboa Extenstion (L3 for those looking for a challenge)

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