Sunday, November 18, 2007

Lindy Hop Champions DVD

Hey all!

Laura Glaess and Scott Angelius are on a new Lindy Hop Champions DVD: Cool $%&# for Lindy, Vol. 1! We join 20 other amazing dancers and instructors to teach tricks, dips, slides, and flashy moves. :)

This DVD is awesome because there are SO many awesome dancers: Joel & Alison Plys, Jim Cruzen & Margie Adams, Shesha & Nikki Marvin, Andrew Sutton, Jerry Jordan, Dax Hock, Marcus & Barbl, Ben Morris, Daniel Newsome & Tiffiny Wine, Zack Richard & Maryse Lebeau, Doug Silton & Sarah Breck, and Minn Vo & Corina Acosta.

It's rad - and just $40.

You can order it today here:

--The Lindy Project

Thursday, November 1, 2007

Lone Star Championships - January 25-27, 2008

Lone Star Championships
Lindy Hop, Swing, Charleston, and Blues competition
January 25-27, 2008

Tena Morales (Houston), Don West (Dallas), and Scott Angelius (Austin) are hosting a new competition. It's the first annual competition in Texas for Lindy Hoppers - in Austin on Jan 25- 27, 2008.

The vision is to create an annual competition focused on fun and improvisation (aka Social Dance Competitions). This competition is for all that would like to compete in a fun and relaxed environment and those who enjoy watching creative competition and dancing all weekend! It's a social event - not only for the social dancing, but the competitions are social dance competitions: Jack and Jills and Strictlys.

Registration opening soon... so SAVE THE DATE!

Soul Jam! Sunday November 4th!

Soul Jam! is Sunday, November 4th. Like every other first Sunday of the month we'll have hot soul music, an amazing venue, bar, dancers, and you!

And if you haven't been to Soul Jam! before, here are all the details:

Sunday, November 4th
Doors open at 8pm
Free intro lesson 8-8:30pm

21 and up: $5
18 and up: $10

COPA - downtown Austin @ 217 Congress Ave

Subsequent Soul Jam!s:
December 2nd
January 6th, 2008

Lindy Hop dance classes: November 7, 14, 21, 28

The November series of The Lindy Project is beginning this Wednesday. Be sure to sign up online to get the discounted price!

Here is a quick reminder of our schedule (see more details online at

Level 1 @ 7:30
Level 2 @ 8:45
Level 3 @ 7:30
Advanced @ 8:45

After each class, we have office minutes: 15 minutes set aside for you to practice everything you've learned with the teachers available to answer questions. Then at 10-10:30 we have a practice dance, free for everyone.

Let me know if you have any questions! See you Wednesday,

Scott Angelius