Sarah Sullivan and the New Old Fashioned for Friday Night Swing!

Our house band, Sarah Sullivan and the New Old Fashioneds take the stage again at the Mobtown Ballroom for an incredible night of Jazz, Swing Dancing, and Lindy Hop. Drop in beginner lesson at 8, dance at 9. Cold Cocktails all night. Dress to impress. $15/$!0 students. We will also be having a slow Lindy Hop contest!

Monday Night Swing Dance

Come at 8 for a drop-in beginner lesson ($10, with free dance after). Dancing begins at 9 ($7 dance only). The bar opens at 7:30. Monday is the most welcoming and engaging night for beginner dancers, and, like everything we do here, it's exceedingly fun.

Friday Night Swing

The dance formerly known as the Baltimore Strut. Friday night swing and Lindy Hop has become a Mobtown institution. Packed, zany, and intense, we go whole hog on Friday nights--now featuring a full bar! (bar at 7:30, drop in lesson at 8; dance at 9). Later in the evening we rock a little soul music. $10 for the lesson (dance included) or $10 for the dance without the lesson.

Intro to Lyra Workshop

In this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to try out the lyra, or aerial hoop. Students will learn how to get onto the lyra, learn multiples moves and choreography on the lyra, and experiment with the dynamic movements of the lyra – spinning, swinging, and orbiting! No previous aerial experience necessary. Come on out and learn to fly with us!

BAL-timore Workshop Weekend

BAL-timore--Charm City's first full weekend of Balboa workshops--will feature two nights of live music, competitions, and two full days of workshops from world class instructors Sylvia Sykes, Javier Johnson, Annabel Quisao, and Michael Quisao.

Dynamic Aerials Workshop

This is an introduction class to dynamic movement. We will learn about the technique of beats on both silks and trapeze in a safe environment. We will then apply these dynamics to some of the skills we already know to make them even more flashy! Must have taken beginner level silks and/or trapeze.

Trapeze Workshop

In this workshop we will investigate ways to translate moves from aerial fabric to the trapeze ropes, and wind your way around the bar with forwards, backwards and diagonally! Please wear tight fitted clothing and bring long sleeves. PreReqs: Strong Inversion and Front Balance on the bar.

Intro to Circus Wheel Workshop

In this workshop, students will explore the exciting world of wheels - both German and Cyr! Get ready to spin, roll, ride and twirl. No experience necessary.