February News

A round up of news from Manchester Lindy and chums:

MCRLX solo tickets have been on sale for 12 days, and 1/3 of the total number available for the whole event have already been sold! Follow and Switch tickets are currently £45 in person or £50 online. Lead and Couple tickets go on Sale at Manchester Lindy on February 24th, and online on the 28th at 11am.

Early bird prices end 1st April. At this rate we’ll sell out before that happens!

You can win an MCRLX 2015 ticket of YOUR CHOICE (Lead/Follow/Switch) at this Saturday’s Teapots and Twirls February Frolic in Leeds, where it (and a whole load of other awesome prizes) will be raffled in aid of SARSVL.

Tickets for Teapots and Twirls are just £6 (£5 LUU Swing Soc) in advance, or £7 (£6 LUU Swing Soc) on the door.

Tonight, Manchester Universities Swing Dance Soc will swinging out with TWO LEVELS of class for the very first time, more information here.

On Sunday, Taina will be teaching The Tranky Doo, one of the classic Jazz choreographies once performed by Whitey’s Lindy Hoppers. Come along and learn how to Eagle Side.

After that there is a Level 2 partnered Lindy Hop lesson .

Tranky Doo Workshop: £10; Lindy Hop Workshop £8; Both £16
Students: £6 /£5/ £9 (only with valid student card, pls present on day)

Taina will also be rounding up the entire Big Apple on the 1st March. This is a chance to really nail this classic routine, hammering together all the parts you’ve learned at Manchester Lindy over the last weeks.

(week 4 of The Big Apple in Jazz class this Tuesday at Manchester Lindy’s Swing Social – we hope!)

If that’s whetted your appetite for more Jazz, don’t forget in May, Manchester Lindy will be hosting a four hour workshop with Trisha Sewell.

In person tickets £30 – available now. Online tickets £33 from 26th of February, details will be posted here on the ML website, and on the Facebook event.

AND The Lindy Circular is BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!  Thanks to Leanne for graciously accepting the title of Blogger-in-Residence.

AND Manchester Lindy dancer Daisy will be playing on Friday 27th February at the Longfield Suite, Prestwich, with her band the Swing Commanders…

AND The Hotsy Totsys are rehearsing for their public debut at MCRLX! Don’t forget to like their Facebook Fan Page.

I think that’s it, phew!