• Beginner Lindy Hop
    Monday, March 18, 2019 @ 06:00 PM
    Location: Room 201 St. John's College
  • Beginner Blues
    Monday, March 18, 2019 @ 07:30 PM
    Location: Room 201 St. John's College
  • Beginner/Intermediate Balboa
    Wednesday, March 20, 2019 @ 06:00 PM
    Location: Room 201 St. John's College
  • Beginner Jive
    Wednesday, March 20, 2019 @ 07:30 PM
    Location: Room 201 St. John's College
  • Beginner Lindy Hop
    Monday, March 25, 2019 @ 06:00 PM
    Location: Room 201 St. John's College
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Welcome

The University of Manitoba Swing Dance Club (UMSwing) is an entirely student-run organization that operates under the umbrella of the University of Manitoba Student's Union (UMSU). UMSwing is non-profit and works towards being able to provide affordable dance lesson to students and non-students. Although the majority of members are students, UMSwing is open to everyone and boasts members of all ages and skill levels. Founded in 2000, UMSwing is celebrating over 18 years of introducing people of all ages and experiences levels to swing dancing. UMSwing welcomes anyone of any ages, even those who think they have two left feet or cannot dance, and they welcome the opportunity to prove you wrong!

Lessons and Events

UMSwing offers a large variety of lessons and social events year-round. If this is your first time learning to dance, we offer beginner lessons in Jive and Lindy Hop. For more intermediate dancers, we offer Intermediate Lindy Hop, Charleston, Balboa. Other styles that we teach include Swing Rueda, West Coast Swing, Blues, and Aerials. Whether you want to fly high with some Aerials, get a great workout from Charleston, or learn some sociable Lindy Hop, UMSwing has something for you to get you interested, having fun, and meeting new people in no time!

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Fools Ball

Hey everyone!

Have you ever wanted to swing dance? Or are you looking for a night filled with hidden surprises? Now's the perfect time for both! On March 30th, swing down to Ted Motyka's Dance Studio for the masquerade ball of the year! At 8 pm there is a beginner dance lesson where you can begin to unmask the mysteries of swing dance, followed by live music from U of M Jazz students at 9 pm. Buy a ticket today and get $5 off! Regular ticket price is $20 at the door.

Contact us for tickets via:
Email- [email protected]
Facebook- UMSwing Dance Club
Instagram- @umswing
Twitter- @umswing

Or visit us at 172 Helen Glass!
See you there!