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Wir freuen uns Thomas Marek  bei uns als Gasttrainer vorstellen zu dürfen! Thomas Marek ist ein professioneller Stepptänzer, Choreograf und Performer und hat schon auf großen Lindy Hop Festivals (ua. am Harlem Festival und in Herräng) unteranderem Musicality für Advanced Lindy Hoppers unterrichtet.

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Als Pionier des modernen Tap Dance in Deutschland und Europa ist er seit den 1990er Jahren aktiv und hat in dieser Zeit auch international bekannte Swing TänzerInnen gecoacht und selbst Lindy Hop getanzt. Deshalb weiß Thomas sehr genau, welche Themen für Authentic Jazz dancer in ihrem Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz, etc. besonders wichtig sind (und mit welchen sie sich schwer tun).

Wir veranstalten mit ihm sowohl einen “Classic Tap Steps and Rhythms for Jazz Dancers” Workshop als auch einen 8-Wöchigen Kurs mit dem Title:  ”Musicality – It’s all about that authentic jazz” welcher sich im speziellen an Solo Jazz- und Lindy Hop TänzerInnen richtet.

Details zu den Kursen findet ihr hier:

Inspirational Saturday – “Classic Tap Steps and Rhythms for Jazz Dancers” 

8-Wochen-Kurs:  ”Musicality – It’s all about that authentic jazz”

 

Weil vermehrt nachgefragt wurde, veranstalten wir in den nächsten Wochen ein paar…

Tanz-Schnupper-Termine:

(Grundsätzlich sind bei Schnupperstunden keine Vorkenntnisse notwendig, sie tun aber auch nicht weh.)

Sonntag, 3. September 18:00-19:00:
“Lindy Hop – Platz zum Schnuppern”
Ort: “Park macht Platz“ Linke Wienzeile 58, 1060 Vienna, Austria

Sonntag, 10. September 18:30 – 19:15:
“Lindy Hop Open-Role/Role Switch Schnupperstunde”
Ort: “Swing the Boat” Badeschiff (Donaukanal 1010 Wien)

Montag, 18.September 20:00 – 20:45:
“Slow and Bluesy Solo Jazz mit Hanna!”
Ort: Monday Mess Around im Fania Live (Gürtelbogen 22-23, 1080 Wien)

Montag, 25.September 20:00 – 20:45:
“Lindy Hop Taster”
Ort: Monday Mess Around im Fania Live (Gürtelbogen 22-23, 1080 Wien)

und…

Lindy Refresh Sessions:

Wenn du dir noch unsicher bist, ob du bereit für einen Lindy Hop Beginner+, Intermediate oder Int-Adv Kurs bist oder du nach längerer Pause nicht einfach wieder so in einen Kurs einsteigen möchtest:
Am 5., 12., 19. und 26. September je 20:15 – 21:30 gibt es jeweils ein offenes betreutes Training “Lindy Refresh”!
Wir helfen dir, tanzen mit dir und geben bei Wunsch Feedback.
Ort: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Teilnahme: Freie Spende.
Bei Interesse bitte anmelden per Email an contact@ighop.at oder SMS: +436607685317 und Bescheid geben, an welchen Tagen du teilnehmen möchtest!

 

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General facts:

# We worked out 6 different classes focussing on different key topics. Weekly classes (8 weeks, 75 Minutes each class).

# All these curricula are exciting and tempting but have different requirements. As always, not every class is for everyone. Please read the “About” and “Requirements” text carefully and sign up for the courses that fit.

# The maximum of participants is limited, therefore we ask to register only if you are committed to coming to the classes and you have a deep interest in dancing with Maria & Daniil.

# For regular updates, news, activities, exchange about class-related things, etc., please join the DIR#7-Facebook group.

# The Early-Bird-registration opens on Monday, 9th of October at 11:00 PM (save the date!) and goes till Monday, 6th of November.

# The Early-Bird-Price per 8-week-class is € 145,- after Monday, 6th of November. (Lazy Bird) the price per 8-week-class is € 180,-.

# We recommend the “Double DIR# me!” and the “Triple DIR# me!!” Packages with a discount up to 165,- of the regular price.  

 

The Classes:

Solo Jazz with Daniil: «Performance Class»

January  17th – March 7th (8 x 75 Minutes)
Wednesdays: 20:15 – 21:30
About: This is all about expression. In this class, you will explore interesting rhythms and melodies, different steps and their variations and, last but not least, individual ways of hearing the music and expressing it through movement. Learn the logic of transitioning between move(ment)s, widen the musicality-horizon and get performance experience since you will be able to perform the result of your intensive work with Daniil at the farewell-party.
Requirements: This class is open to intermediate or advanced Solo Jazz dancers or alternatively dancers with experience in other similar dance styles. You have to be willing to practice between the classes and do extra rehearsals for the show.
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 145,-/125,-/105,- Lazy Bird: 180,-
Go to registration

Lindy Solo with Maria: «Follow Yourself»

January  17th – March 7th (8 x 75 Minutes)
Wednesdays: 18:45 – 20:00
About: In Lindy Hop classes, the focus is often on the communicative part and the dynamics of leading and following in the dance. However, especially for followers it is important to know their own possibilities to be creative. So in this class, Maria will work with you on body movement: she will show you how to warm up and stretch, help you with your coordination and stay-ability and do solo jazz practice exercises with you. Then you will focus on footwork variations in Lindy Hop. But rather than just memorizing some particular moves, she will help you understand the principles of variating so you can start creating many of those variations on your own.
Requirements: For intermediate and higher-level Lindy Hop followers.
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 145,-/125,-/105,- Lazy Bird: 180,-
Go to registration

Lindy Hop Base: «The Complexity of Simplicity»

January  18th – March 8th (8 x 75 Minutes)
Thursdays: 18:45 – 20:00
About: Most of us have experienced, in dancing or otherwise, that something which seemed really easy at one point proved to be much more complex when our understanding of it deepened. In this course, Daniil and Maria will address exactly this topic in Lindy Hop. They will take you on a journey into the depths of the basic principles of couple dancing: solo technique, communication and styling. Developing your abilities in these areas will rapidly increase the level of confidence you have in your dancing (which is more often than not what makes the difference between a mid-level dancer and an advanced one).
Requirements: For intermediate and intermediate-advanced dancers. The kind of work done in this course is certainly very productive for higher levels as well.
Place: Veranstaltungssaal in der Gentzgasse 22-24, 1180 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 145,-/125,-/105,- Lazy Bird: 180,-
Go to registration

Lindy Hop Slow & Fast: «Feel the Difference»

January  18th – March 8th (8 x 75 Minutes)
Thursdays: 20:15 – 21:30
About: It’s sometimes hard to say which tempo is more difficult to dance to: fast or slow. Often, students get stuck in the mid-tempo range songs and are afraid to explore further in either direction. In this class, Daniil and Maria will teach you technique and give you tips that will help with any DJ’s choices. How they themselves say: “If you have your timing right, you’ll be able to dance to any song perfectly. Timing is the key to everything”.
Requirements: For intermediate-advanced dancers and higher levels.
Place: Veranstaltungssaal in der Gentzgasse 22-24, 1180 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 145,-/125,-/105,- Lazy Bird: 180,-
Go to registration

Lindy Hop Figure Variations: «Think Outside of the Box»

January  16th – March 6th (8 x 75 Minutes)
Tuesdays: 18:45 – 20:00
About: This is the place where Daniil and Maria share their very personal approach to Lindy Hop. This is how they themselves describe what they want to do with you in this class: “For us there are principles of how our Lindy works. We will work with you on understanding figures from the perspective of their different aspects like momentum, footwork structure, directions and condition of contact to be able to create something of your own. We will not feed you with one fish every class, we will give you the fishing rod.”
Requirements: For advanced and advanced plus dancers.
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 145,-/125,-/105,- Lazy Bird: 180,-
Go to registration

Lindy Hop Performance Group: «Creativity in Showing Off»

January  16th – March 6th (8 x 75 Minutes)
Tuesdays: 20:15 – 21:30
About: Daniil and Maria have made the transition from dancing the dance to performing the dance and know where the differences lie. In this class, they will introduce you to their understanding of kick-ass dancing in competitions, jams and for your own performance pieces. They will work with you on topics like dancing with a high sense of musicality by understanding composition, being self-confident and cool by doing less and getting proper jam circle practice before performing at the farewell-party. They will help you to create some impressive prepared content to have up your sleeve for jams and competitions but also cover further themes relating to the artistic aspects of Lindy Hop. 
Requirements: For advanced and advanced plus dancers. For this course you are required to register with a fixed partner. There will be NO partner rotation. You have to be willing to practice between the classes and do extra rehearsals for the show.
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 145,-/125,-/105,- Lazy Bird: 180,-
Go to registration

People attend classes/workshops and the DIR-program entirely at their own risk. Participants of classes/workshops and the DIR-program are temporary “supporting members” of the association IG HOP.

 

 

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We are pleased to announce our next Dancers in Residence:
Maria Filippova & Daniil Nikulin from Moscow.
Over the past two years we saw with amazement that with every new performance Maria and Daniil presented, they pushed their dancing to a new and surprising level showing no fear of genre-boundaries. Their fast development and their individuality in dancing is truly inspiring. By inviting them to take part in the DIR#-program, we want to support them in the creation of their artistic output and progression as well as learn from their approach and dedication to dancing.
Join the DIR#7 program to add new perspectives to your own development and to get to a place where dance is not a copy of a copy but movement in evolution.
More information  about Maria & Daniil, details and registration coming soon.

For now just watch their most recent performance and start getting excited with us.

 

 

 

Weil Tanzen im Sommer genauso schön ist wie sonst auch, gibt es jetzt die IG Sommer Kurse!
Lindy Beginner – Advanced, andere Swing Tänze, Shim Sham,… hier ist für jede und jeden was dabei!
Kosten:
3-Stunden-Tages-Kurse: 30,- pro Person
Alle Details findet ihr hier.
Unser reguläres Kursangebot ab September wird Mitte Juli fixiert und veröffentlicht.

 

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About:

Although K-pop generally refers to South Korean popular music, some consider it to be an all-encompassing genre exhibiting a vast spectrum of musical and visual elements. K-pop is a ‘fusion of synthesized music, sharp dance routines and fashionable, colorful outfits’. Songs typically consist of one or a mixture of pop, rock, hip hop, R&B and electronic music genres… Some people say the big secret behind the good dancing of the Korean Lindy Hoppers is their K-pop-Dance background. Gil Seong Bin Park, our actual Dancer In Residence, is also a well known K-pop-dance teacher in Seoul and we are super happy to learn from him a crazy and fun K-pop routine!

Check out this K-pop video compilation to get an idea what we are talking about and sign up for this inspiring K-pop Saturday:
https://youtu.be/F5cMZoiXuJc 

About the Inspirational Saturdays general:

Mit diesem neuen Kursformat von 3-Stunden Workshops an einem Samstag Nachmittag im Monat bietet die IG Hop die Möglichkeit, neues Bewegungsmaterial für ein kreativeres und inspirierteres Lindy Hop Leben zu sammeln. Mit Top-level Input von Profis der verschiedensten Bereiche, die fürs Lindy Hoppen interessant sind, sollen die Inspirational Saturday Workshops die Teilnehmenden eintauchen lassen in neue Arten Rhythmus auszudrücken, Körper zu bewegen und Musik zu erfahren. Body percussion, Vogueing und House-Dance sind nur der Beginn einer langen Liste an tanzbaren Kunstrichtungen, die wir fürs Lindy Hoppen produktiv machen können. Be inspired.
Voraussetzungen:
Wenn nicht anderes angegeben, braucht es keine speziellen Vorkenntnisse. Alle interessierten können teilnehmen, jedoch richten sich die Kurse an die TänzerInnen in unserer Szene. 
Kosten:
3-Stunden-Tages-Workshop: 30,- pro Person
Termin: Saturday, 13. Mai2017, 17:00-20:00 Uhr
Ort: Tanzstudio Goldegg – Goldeggasse 29, 1040 Wien
Hier gehts zur Anmeldung

 

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About:

House Dance steht nicht nur für einen „Tanzstil” sondern geht einher mit der Underground House Music Culture. Es handelt sich um einen „Social Dance“, der seinen Ursprung in einem „Club Environment“ hat, und in starker Connection mit der Musik (von Disco ausgehend bis hin zu House Music ) lebt.

Musikalisch sowie bewegungstechnisch ist „House“ stark von diversen afrikanischen und lateinamerikanischen Rythmen geprägt, so ist es auch von „vorangegangenen“ „Social Dance“ Formen aus der Afro- Amerikanischen „Kultur“ stark inspiriert.

Im Workshop wird der Focus von einem natürlichen Zugang zum eigenen Groove aus, auf die Basic Elemente der Bewegungssprache und der eigenen Interpretation des Materials und der Musik gelegt. Der Workshop wird Elemente aus „technischen“ Übungen wie Isolationen und rythmische Muster beinhalten, wobei wir Variationen bestehender Schritte und Bewegungsabfolgen, spontane Stegreifkompositionen und Freestyle- Übungen kreieren werden.

Katrin Blantar ist Tänzerin und als Performerin, Choreographin und Tanz Dozentin tätig. Ihre Leidenschaft, unterschiedliche Tanz- Ansätze zu erforschen, sowie auch Performances und Engagements brachten sie dazu viele Teile der Welt zu bereisen. Während ihres langjährigen Aufenthalts in New York City wurde sie von der Musik & Tanzszene der Underground House- Culture inspiriert, mit der sie sich intensiv beschäftigt.

Video links:
https://youtu.be/uGwzoJ7LFMs
https://youtu.be/GDTZ36vG7UQ
https://youtu.be/4IxeuGI6Htw
https://youtu.be/pbhSuHegw34

About the Inspirational Saturdays general:

Mit diesem neuen Kursformat von 3-Stunden Workshops an einem Samstag Nachmittag im Monat bietet die IG Hop die Möglichkeit, neues Bewegungsmaterial für ein kreativeres und inspirierteres Lindy Hop Leben zu sammeln. Mit Top-level Input von Profis der verschiedensten Bereiche, die fürs Lindy Hoppen interessant sind, sollen die Inspirational Saturday Workshops die Teilnehmenden eintauchen lassen in neue Arten Rhythmus auszudrücken, Körper zu bewegen und Musik zu erfahren. Body percussion, Vogueing und House-Dance sind nur der Beginn einer langen Liste an tanzbaren Kunstrichtungen, die wir fürs Lindy Hoppen produktiv machen können. Be inspired.
Voraussetzungen:
Wenn nicht anderes angegeben, braucht es keine speziellen Vorkenntnisse. Alle interessierten können teilnehmen, jedoch richten sich die Kurse an die TänzerInnen in unserer Szene. 
Kosten:
3-Stunden-Tages-Workshop: 30,- pro Person
Termin: Saturday, 25. März 2017, 16:00-19:00 Uhr
Ort: Tanzstudio Goldegg – Goldeggasse 29, 1040 Wien
Hier gehts zur Anmeldung

 

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About:

Voguing entstand wie Lindy Hop in New York Harlem, nur halt 50 Jahre später und ist auch ein besonderes Beispiel dafür wie künstlerische Energien Gesellschaft transformieren können.
Wer Voguing nicht kennt hier ein kleiner visueller Überblick:
https://www.facebook.com/timelinenews/videos/1665704406786350/

Voguing besteht oft aus einem Aneinanderreihen von exzentrischen Posen und erinnert an ein stilisiertes Nachstellen eines Mode-Foto-Shootings.
Die Pose und das Posen ist ein zentrales Moment im Tanz, bekommt jedoch im zeitgenössischen Lindy Hop interessanter Weise recht wenig Beachtung. Und nicht zuletzt darum möchten wir uns mit diesem Voguing Workshop diesem Thema zuwenden.

Katrin La Draganda – Mother of the Kiki House of ViVi – ist die zentrale Persönlichkeit wenn es um Voguing in Wien geht.
https://www.facebook.com/voguinginvienna/

About the Inspirational Saturdays:

Mit diesem neuen Kursformat von 3-Stunden Workshops an einem Samstag Nachmittag (16:00-19:00) im Monat bietet die IG Hop die Möglichkeit, neues Bewegungsmaterial für ein kreativeres und inspirierteres Lindy Hop Leben zu sammeln. Mit Top-level Input von Profis der verschiedensten Bereiche, die fürs Lindy Hoppen interessant sind, sollen die Inspirational Saturday Workshops die Teilnehmenden eintauchen lassen in neue Arten Rhythmus auszudrücken, Körper zu bewegen und Musik zu erfahren. Body percussion, Vogueing und House-Dance sind nur der Beginn einer langen Liste an tanzbaren Kunstrichtungen, die wir fürs Lindy Hoppen produktiv machen können. Be inspired.
Voraussetzungen:
Wenn nicht anderes angegeben, braucht es keine speziellen Vorkenntnisse. Alle interessierten können teilnehmen, jedoch richten sich die Kurse an die TänzerInnen in unserer Szene. 
Kosten:
3-Stunden-Tages-Workshop: 30,- pro Person
Termin: Saturday, 25. Februar 2017, 17:00-20:00 Uhr
Ort: Tanzstudio Goldegg – Goldeggasse 29, 1040 Wien
Hier gehts zur Anmeldung

 

In unserem neuen Format lernt ihr beide Rollen zu tanzen!

Lindy Hop ist ein partnerschaftlicher Tanz und basiert auf den Rollen des Leading und Following. In unserem neuen Kursformat lernt ihr von Beginn an, beide Rollen zu verstehen und zu tanzen, ohne euch für eine der beiden entscheiden zu müssen.
Wir werden am Beispiel der Lindy Hop Basics an den Grundlagen von Bewegung und Paartanztechnik arbeiten, um in weiterer Folge ein besseres Verständnis für die Lead/Follow-Dynamik zu entwickeln und so ein umfassenderes Tanz-Körperbewusstsein aufzubauen. Nach diesen 8 Wochen steht euch nichts mehr im Weg, um beim Tanzen mit JederMann/Frau Spass zu haben!

Die Termine findet ihr bei den Beginner Kursen und sind mit “Open Role” betitelt.

 

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General facts:

# Find more information about DIR#6 with 길 (Seong Bin Park)  & 뽈 (Suyeon Oh) here.

# We worked out 6 different classes focussing on different key topics. Weekly classes (8 weeks, 75 Minutes each class).

# All these curricula are exciting and tempting but have different requirements.  As always not every class is for everyone. Please read the “About” and “Requirements” text carefully and sign up for the courses that fit.

# The maximum of participants is limited, therefore we ask to register only  if you are committed to coming to the classes and you have a deep interest in dancing with Gil & Suyeon.

# The Early-Bird-Registration opens on Sunday, 29th of January at 23:00 PM (Save the date!) and goes till February 28th.

# The Early-Bird-Price per 8-week-class is € 135,- after February 28th (Lazy Bird) the Price per 8-week-class is 165,-

# Special offer: Lindy Hop Class + Performance Track Package: 235,-! (Solo Jazz Performance or Lindy Hop Performance) (Early Birds only)

 

 The Classes:

#Special Charleston Special

April 11th – May 30th (8 x 75 Minutes)
Tuesdays: 18:45 – 20:00
About: Are you tired of dancing the same Charleston patterns over and over again? Then this is the class for you. Here, Gil and Suyeon will focus on making your Lindy Charleston special. They will spice it up with very new moves, variations and stylings and also work on technique. After this class, dancing to fast tempo music will be something you will enjoy and excel at.
Requirements: (Level : Int-Adv) You know the basic Charleston patterns like the Hand-to-hand-Charleston, Tandem-Charleston, some variations etc.
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 135,- Lazy Bird: 170,-
Go to registration

#Solo Jazz Performance Track

April 11th – May 30th (8 x 75 Minutes)
Tuesdays: 20:15 – 21:30
About: For this class, Gil and Suyeon will develop a Solo Jazz routine which they will teach and rehearse with you over the 8 weeks to perform it at the farewell party (June 3rd 2017) for a live audience and for youtube eternity. The choreography will include complex moves and teach you how to transition between them and help you improve the ones that you already know. Working on your understanding of a choreography will allow you to make a crucial step forward in your dancing as it offers you the chance to embrace the performative aspects of dance and gives you a deeper understanding of how to interpret the music you hear and how to carry yourself with an audience and your entire group in mind.
Requirements: This class is open to intermediate up to advanced Solo Jazz dancers or alternatively dancers with the experience of dancing routines in similar dance styles. Knowing some of the classic Solo Jazz routines like the Shim Sham, Big Apple, Tranky Doo, etc. is definitely helpful. The pace of this class will be fast so you have to be willing to practice between classes and rehearse for the show on your own (Performance date: June 3rd).
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 135,- Lazy Bird: 170,-
Go to registration

#Keep Punchin’ – Jam and Competition Moves

April 12th – May 31st (8 x 75 Minutes) 
Wednesdays: 18:45 – 20:00
About: Do you want to really stand out in a jam-circle or competition? This class will give you the tools for that. Gil and Suyeon will show you the moves for shining in a performance setting. Note that the material in this class will include simple to medium-difficulty lifts and air steps. Additionally, they will teach you how to dance comfortably and convincingly to fast music (if you’re not doing a Special Charleston).
Requirements: (Level : Adv and Adv+) You can swing out nicely to fast tempos (185 bpm+). You want to join jam circles or you want to participate in competitions and performances. 
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 135,- Lazy Bird: 170,-
Go to registration

#Lindy Hop Performance

April 12th – May 31st (8 x 75 Minutes)
Wednesdays: 20:15 – 21:30
About: For this class, Gil and Suyeon will develop a Lindy Hop group choreography which they will teach you to perform it at the farewell party (June 3rd 2017) for a live audience and youtube eternity. Working on your understanding of a choreography will allow you to make a crucial step forward in your dancing as it offers you the chance to embrace the performative aspects of dance and gives you a deeper understanding of how to interpret the music you hear and how to carry yourself with an audience and your entire group in mind.
Requirements: (Level : Adv, Adv+) We highly recommend to also take the ‘Keep Punchin’ – Jam und Competition Moves’ class in combination with this class, because we will work with the material of that class. This class is limited to 16 participants so it is important for us that you are interested in a commitment to rehearse with this group and also to perform on stage (Performance date: June 3rd). 
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 135,- Recommended in combination with ‘Keep Punchin’ – Jam und Competition Moves’:235,- Lazy Bird: 170,-
Go to registration

#Slow Swing ‘n Blues

April 13th – June 1st (8 x 75 Minutes)
Thursdays: 18:45 – 20:00
About: Besides Lindy Hop, Gil and Suyeon are also passionated Blues dancers. In this class they will work with you on relaxed and comfortable dancing to Slow Swing and Blues music. You’ll learn the technique of how to actually walk slowly and how to embrace to then dive into the more intricate aspects such as dips and tricks to give a performance quality to your slow and blue dancing.
Requirements: For Intermediate Lindy Hop Dancers and higher. It’s okay if you haven’t learned Blues dance yet. But also if you are an experienced Blues dancer, you will learn a lot of new stuff in this class.
Place: Veranstaltungssaal in der Gentzgasse 22-24, 1180 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 135,- Lazy Bird: 170,-
Go to registration

#Gil and Suyeon’s Delight

April 13th – June 1st (8 x 75 Minutes)
Thursday: 20:15 – 21:30 
About: This class offers you to learn what is special about Gil & Suyeon’s dancing. They will introduce you to their favourite Lindy Hop moves and stylings. They will work with you on breaking bad habits and building good ones so that you can develop your very own, personal style. This class is especially interesting for followers who want to learn the secrets of Suyeon’s graceful and amazing styling and leaders who want to learn from Gil how to develop a leading style that fits your abilities and allows your to show your individual strenghts.
Requirements: For Int-Adv dancers and Advanced. You dance a lot and you feel comfortable dancing to fast tempos too. You invent your own variations while dancing, and want to work on better technique.
Place: Veranstaltungssaal in der Gentzgasse 22-24, 1180 Wien
Price: Early Bird: 135,- Lazy Bird: 170,-
Go to registration

People attend classes/workshops and the DIR-program entirely at their own risk. Participants of classes/workshops and the DIR-program are temporary “supporting members” of the association IG HOP.

 

 

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About:

A body-percussion workshop for Swing dancers. For this first edition, we are extremely pleased to announce that we were able to invite the master percussionist Luis Ribeiro. He will teach a body percussion workshop and give us rhythmical material which we can work with and integrate into our Lindy Hop. Two hours will be dedicated to intensive work with Luis with one hour afterwards to train and experiment with hitting on ourselves.
Trainer: Master percussionist Luis Ribeiro ( http://luis-ribeiro.com/ )

About the Inspirational Saturdays general:

Mit diesem neuen Kursformat von 3-Stunden Workshops an einem Samstag Nachmittag im Monat bietet die IG Hop die Möglichkeit, neues Bewegungsmaterial für ein kreativeres und inspirierteres Lindy Hop Leben zu sammeln. Mit Top-level Input von Profis der verschiedensten Bereiche, die fürs Lindy Hoppen interessant sind, sollen die Inspirational Saturday Workshops die Teilnehmenden eintauchen lassen in neue Arten Rhythmus auszudrücken, Körper zu bewegen und Musik zu erfahren. Body percussion, Vogueing und House-Dance sind nur der Beginn einer langen Liste an tanzbaren Kunstrichtungen, die wir fürs Lindy Hoppen produktiv machen können. Be inspired.
Voraussetzungen:
Wenn nicht anderes angegeben, braucht es keine speziellen Vorkenntnisse. Alle interessierten können teilnehmen, jedoch richten sich die Kurse an die TänzerInnen in unserer Szene. 
Kosten:
3-Stunden-Tages-Workshop: 30,- pro Person
Termin: Saturday, 28. Januar 2017, 16:00-19:00 Uhr
Ort: Tanzstudio Goldegg – Goldeggasse 29, 1040 Wien
Hier gehts zur Anmeldung

 

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Wir freuen uns wieder auf acht intensive Kurswochen mit Lindy Hop Intermediate bis Advanced+, Performance Gruppen, Blues und Solo Jazz von April bis Mai 2017. (Kursdetails folgen bald. Early Bird Anmeldung startet am 21. Januar.)

ABOUT :

Mit dem DIR#6 erfüllen wir uns den langgehegten Wunsch, koreanische TänzerInnen zu uns zu holen und sind stolz, dass wir Gil Seong Bin Park & SuYeon Oh für unser Dancer In Residence Programm gewinnen konnten.

Beide sind in Korea – der größten Lindy Hop Szene der Welt – große Lindy Hop Stars, hierzulande kennt sie aber noch kaum jemand.
Bei unserer Recherche und den Überlegungen, wen wir als DIR#6 einladen möchten, wurden wir uns im IG HOP Team rasch einig, dass SuYeon Oh und Gil Seong Bin Park zu den außergewöhnlichsten TänzerInnen Seouls gehören. Beide stechen dadurch hervor, dass sie in ihrem Tanzen auf einzigartige Weise Musikalität und Individualität zum Ausdruck bringen und sind deshalb jeder für sich eine perfekte Wahl für das DIR# Program. Die zwei haben bisher hauptsächlich in anderen Konstellationen getanzt und werden nun in Wien zum ersten Mal ihre künstlerischen Energien fusionieren.

뽈 / Suyeon Oh

Bei einem ihrer wenigen Europa Aufenthalte verzauberte Suyeon Oh beim Lindy Shock 2015 mit ihrem graziösen Tanzen sowohl Leader als auch Follower gleichermaßen. Wir freuen uns deshalb besonders, diese fantastische Tänzerin nun für zwei Monate nach Wien zu bringen, damit man auch hier ihrem “Spell” erliegen und sich von ihrem besonderen Zugang zum Tanzen inspirieren lassen kann.
Suyeon Oh arbeitet seit 2008 als Tanztrainerin, Choreographin und Organisatorin im Lindy Hop Kontext. Sie ist Mitglied der Tanztruppe “Rangers”, macht wie keine andere Lindy Hop zu einem Ausdruckstanz und kann ohne Übertreibung zu den besten Lindy Hop Followern der Welt gezählt werden.

Hier ein Video von Suyeon Oh beim All-Stars Weekend 2015 mit einer Special Performance – 견우 & 뽈 (Gyunwoo & Suyeon Oh)

길 / Gil Seong Bin Park

Gil Seong Bin Park begann seine Tanzkarriere mit 18 als Streetdancer und kam über diesen Weg zum Lindy Hop. Er unterrichtet bereits seit 2007 nicht nur Lindy Hop sondern auch „K-Pop Dance“. Die Besonderheit seines Tanzens liegt deshalb nicht zuletzt darin, dass er über die Genre-Grenzen hinweg verschiedenste Tanzstile für sich individuell produktiv macht. Seine Devise ist „Express your feeling through music“ und um das in die Tat umzusetzen ist ihm jedes Mittel recht. Wer an wirklich guter Technik interessiert ist und wie Seong Bin Park den Lindy Hop als einen kreativen Tanz sieht, sollte die Gelegenheit nicht auslassen, von diesem außergewöhnlichen und humorvollen Tänzer zu lernen.

Hier ein Video von Gil Seong Bin Park beim All-Stars Weekend 2016 Invitational Jack & Jill – 메티 (Sunghee Meti Cho) & 길 (Seong Bin Park)

Um jede menge Detail und aktuelle Informationen zu bekommen trete der DIR#6-Facebook Gruppe bei!

Alternativ informieren wir auch hier über die website und über den E-Mail Newsletter über alle Neuigkeiten und Kursdetails!

Die Anmeldung eröffnet am 29.Januar 2017

 

About:
Mit diesem neuen Kursformat von 3-Stunden Workshops an einem Samstag Nachmittag im Monat bietet die IG Hop die Möglichkeit, neues Bewegungsmaterial für ein kreativeres und inspirierteres Lindy Hop Leben zu sammeln. Mit Top-level Input von Profis der verschiedensten Bereiche, die fürs Lindy Hoppen interessant sind, sollen die Inspirational Saturday Workshops die Teilnehmenden eintauchen lassen in neue Arten Rhythmus auszudrücken, Körper zu bewegen und Musik zu erfahren. Body percussion, Vogueing und House-Dance sind nur der Beginn einer langen Liste an tanzbaren Kunstrichtungen, die wir fürs Lindy Hoppen produktiv machen können. Be inspired.
Voraussetzungen:
Wenn nicht anderes angegeben, braucht es keine speziellen Vorkenntnisse. Alle interessierten können teilnehmen, jedoch richten sich die Kurse an die TänzerInnen in unserer Szene. 
Kosten:
2,5-Stunden-Workshop: 30,- pro Person

Um immer am aktuellsten Stand zu sein und die Anmeldung nicht zu verpassen melde dich bitte für unseren NEWSLETTER an!

 

 

Tanzerei in der Markterei Markthalle

…in der schönsten Markthalle Wiens.
Von Jänner bis Juni 2017 veranstaltet die IG HOP jetzt (NEU!) jeden Samstag ein feines Swing Dance Event in Kooperation mit der Markterei Markthalle.Die aktuellen Events und Termine sind immer auf unsere Facebook-page zu finden: www.facebook.com/swingoutwithus/

Adresse:
Dominikanerbastei 11, 1010 Wien zwischen Stubentor (U3) und Schwedenplatz (U4).
Eintrifft ist frei!

Mehr Informationen zur Markterei unter:
https://www.facebook.com/diemarkterei/
http://www.markterei.at/

 

A weekly social dance full of surprises, games, jams’n'shit!
Solo jazz dancers, role-switchers, group-dancers, Peabody Rockers and Stealers are especially welcome!

Started: 2016, on going.

Monday Mess Aronund on Facebook

IG HOP Monday Mess Around - Temporary Flyer

 

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at GOLDEN HARP (Erdbergstraße 27, 1030 Wien)
mit: – A#Band LIVE!
20:00 doors open and dancefloor opens with DJ Torte
21:00 A#Band LIVE (there might be even a little extra surprise!)
22:00 DJ Torte
22:30 OPEN JAM SESSION (You play an instrument? Bring it, swing it, and jam with the musicians – it’s gonna be great!)
// Cover: 5 EUR //
Bring your friends!
Be there, celebrate the season finale with us, we wanna see you all!
LET’S DANCE!

Check out the BAKING BREAD facebook site
And get involved – this week we need volunteers like YOU to sit at the door. EXTRA LOVE!
We welcome all who come and support us!
Go crazy!

 

DIR#5-Farewell - ALina Sokulska
Die Band: ♥ THE COTTON LICKERS ♥

New Performence by Dancer In Residence: ♥ ALINA SOKULSKA ♥

Dance Performances von allen ♥ DIR#5 PARTICIPANTS ♥

Der Dj ♥ Mr MOOSBRUGGER ♥

Location: ♥ Black Church ♥, Donau City Strasse 2

Unkostenbeitrag: ♥ 10,- ♥

Das ist die letzte Gelegenheit mit Alina zu tanzen und die Performances die sie während der Residency entwickelt hat zu bewundern!

Das FB-Event inkl. aller Details unter: https://www.facebook.com/events/131627700583345/

 

IG HOP on: Pauschalreise "Maribourbon Street Parade"

IG HOP is happy – once again! – to invite you all aboard. This time we are off to beautiful Maribor for Maribor Swing Festival 2016! https://www.facebook.com/events/1744031322499283/

MARIBOURBON STREET PARADE

As always on our Pauschalreisen, expect a safe and relaxed trip with loads of entertainment and lively commentary from MC Alexei, the voice of ourFrom the Top by IG HOP podcast.

Our regular passengers will know what this means but for those of you who haven’t yet taken a ride with us, this video from our latest trip to Brno this year sums it up nicely: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4W8Z5paTucQ

Saturday, 28.05.2016
Departure from Vienna: 12:00, Schwedenplatz, 1010
Sunday, 29.05
Departure from Maribor: 04:00 
Arrival in Vienna: ca. 07.30, Schwedenplatz, 1010

Price per person: €49, ( including entry to the venue)
Go to the registration…

Availability is limited due to seating restrictions, so Hop on – first come, first served!

For all news and actual information please go to the Facebook event:
www.facebook.com/events/466903553514252/

 

Mrz 042016
 

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“Exploring the field between training, learning and party…”
Unter diesem Motto veranstalten wir jeden Donnerstag Tanzabende in der Bäckerstraße 16 mit verschiedenen Schwerpunkten:
Beginner Friendly Night – Creative Dancing & Jams Session – Open Teachers Night – and more.

Organisiert wird alles durch Volunteers in der Szene.
Wenn auch du bei unseren BAKING BREAD sessions mithelfen möchtest mach dich schlau und kontaktiere das Team auf der Baking Bread Page!

Facts:
Wann: Jeden Donnerstag 21:00 – 01:00 Uhr
Location: ÖTK-Veranstaltungsaal(1.Stock), Bäckerstraße 16, 1010 Wien
Eintritt: freie Spende
Page: www.facebook.com/BakingLindyBread/

 

We proudly present Alina Sokulska as our Dancer in Residence#5!
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With Alina we will step out of the Lindy box to explore the expanded context of jazz dance.
While also an extraordinary swing dancer, Alina is a specialist on related dances including bebop, UK Jazz, African dance, Latin jazz and much more. Her deep involvement with various forms of jazz has helped her develop new and innovative approaches to choreography, social dance, improvisation and musicality.
IG HOP is happy to give Viennese dancers the opportunity to share in Alina’s extensive knowledge and talent.
Be part of this jazz adventure!

During her 2-month-residency Alina will offer classes about bebop styles, blues, African dance, performance, choreography, improvisation and more!

To get the freshest updates, please join the DIR#5-Facebook group!

Registration for the classes opens on Feb. 15th!

Alina performing with Fedor Nedotko:

Alina dancing Jazz and Bebop:

 

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General facts:

# Find more information about DIR#5 with Alina Sokulska here.

# The maximum of participants is limited, therefore we ask to register only  if you are committed to coming to the classes and you have a deep interest in dancing with Alina.

# All classes will take place at Festsaal of CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15, 1070 Wien ( 100m² dance floor and a 6m mirror wall!!)

# All classes are solo dance classes so no partner required for registration

# The Early-Bird-Registration opens on Monday, 15th of February at 00:01 AM (Save the date!) and goes till March 15th.

# The Early-Bird-Price per 8-week-class is € 135,- after March 15th (Lazy Bird) the Price per 8-week-class is 165,-

# We recommend the “Double DIR# me!” and the “Triple DIR# me!!” Packages with a discount up to 150,- of the regular price. 

 

 The Classes:

#VERNACULAR JAZZ AND BLUES

April 12th – May 31st,  2016 (8 x 75 Minutes)
Tuesdays: 18:45 – 20:00
About: This course focuses on the vernacular styles danced in America from the turn of the 20th century until the mid 1940s: from Cakewalks, Charleston, Blues, Jazz steps and Swing up to the beginning of the Bebop era. Alina will work with you on steps, basic jazz and blues rhythms, body movement, attitude and improvisation. For all the people out there who love solo dancing and want to take their physical and conceptual understanding of movement to a new level…authentic style! Video Ref.: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ByEzObz2BDw
Requirements: This class is open to everyone. You bring motivation to work hard during the courses and practice outside of class. The tempo will be suited to the group’s needs. 
Price: Early Bird: 135,-/110,-/100,- . Lazy Bird: 165,-
Go to registration

#PERFORMANCE

April 12th – May 31st,  2016 (8 x 75 Minutes)
Tuesdays: 20:15 – 21:30
About: As an experienced dancer, you know that dancing is performing. In this course, Alina will work with you on the choreographing of vernacular jazz styles and teach you how to use your improvisation skills to fit a show setting. You will learn how to apply your knowledge of authentic jazz dances to develop a unique performance and you will have the opportunity to dance it for a big audience at the final party of the DIR#5 programme. https://youtu.be/nj6-G908tCM
Requirements: This class is open to intermediate or advanced Solo Jazz dancers or alternatively dancers with experience in other similar dance styles. You have to be willing to practice between the classes and do extra rehearsals for the show.
Price: Early Bird: 135,-/110,-/100,- . Lazy Bird: 165,-
Go to registration

#BEBOP STYLES

April 13th – June 1st,  (8×75 Minutes) 
Wednesdays: 18:45 – 20:00
About: Get a new(er) perspective on your dancing! This course focuses on post-war, post-swing, non-mainstream styles of jazz dance: the BEBOP! Here, Alina will touch upon authentic American Bebop styles of the 1940s. You will discover how to improvise to more complicated jazz rhythms and phrasings and learn how to speed up your dancing while making it look easy and stylish at the same time: https://youtu.be/lb8GG6O8hlI . You will dance to bebop, cool and hard bop.
Moreover, Alina will also, together with you, dig into the UK Jazz styles: Bebop and Fusion of the 1980s, danced to bebop, latin jazz and fusion jazz:
https://youtu.be/j1ncxUHJSNc
https://youtu.be/IGDWczYvUq8
Requirements: This class is open to everyone. You bring motivation to work hard during the courses and practice outside of class. The teaching tempo will be high.
Price: Early Bird: 135,-/110,-/100,- . Lazy Bird: 165,-
Go to registration

#MASTERCLASS

April 13th – June 1st,  (8×75 Minutes)
Wednesdays: 20:15 – 21:30
About: In this course, you will have the possibility to work with Alina in a focused group at a high-tempo. The masterclass format allows you to make best use of all the resources Alina brings with her as a dancer and choreographer in order to take your individual style of dancing to another level. Learn about unexpected and original ways to shine on the dancefloor, in competitions and get innovative ideas for your choreographies. Digging into all the styles Alina teaches, from Afro Roots to an extensive coverage of Vernacular styles and Bebop, will give you the possibility to work on your quality of movement and add a whole new range of dance choices to your repertoire.
https://youtu.be/kPnYrVMi8WE
Requirements: You are an advanced Solo Jazz dancer or advanced professional dancer in another discipline. You are used to focused work at a high tempo in and outside class. 
Price: Early Bird: 135,-/110,-/100,- . Lazy Bird: 165,-
Go to registration

#AFRO ROOTS

April 14th – May 19th, (5×75 Minutes)
Thursday: 18:45 – 20:00 
About: Gettn’ up and lowdown to the Afro roots of jazz culture: In this course Alina will teach you Afro-Cuban folk dances, Orishas of Yoruba tradition, about the Arará tradition and Palo as well as the basics of Afro-Cuban rumba. If you don’t know, what most of these are but get excited just reading about them, this course is for you. The main aim of the classes is to develop the plasticity of your body, learn basic Afro steps of the above-mentioned national dance styles and apply this feeling to your jazz dance. You will be challenged to work hard on body isolations, plasticity and body movement. https://youtu.be/5PHQUmWnXSE
Requirements:
This class is open to everyone. You bring motivation to work hard during the courses and practice outside of class. The tempo will be suited to the group’s needs.
Price: Early Bird: 85,-/75,-/65,-. Lazy Bird: 95,-
Go to registration

#FOLLOWER’S CHOICE

April 14th – May 19th, (5×75 Minutes)
Thursdays: 20:15 – 21:30
About: It is no longer a secret that the follower doesn’t exclusively depend on the leader and has many opportunities for expressing his or her individuality. Developing and shaping this dance identity is the focus of this course: practicing basic rhythm variations and footwork that doesn’t depend on the lead but are the followers personal choice during couple dancing. Alina is going to teach you how to apply your solo Vernacular jazz or bebop steps in your usual Lindy Hop.
https://youtu.be/WMSU4CMavnA
Requirements: Intermediate or advanced Lindy Hop follower dancers.
Price: Early Bird: 85,-/75,-/65,-. Lazy Bird: 95,-
Go to registration

 

People attend classes/workshops and the DIR-program entirely at their own risk. Participants of classes/workshops and the DIR-program are temporary “supporting members” of the association IG HOP.

 

Nov 122015
 

A great night, with fabulous performances, a big band in a nice ballroom! Let’s give Ryan and Ann a party they will never ever forget!

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Featuring:
# The fabulous Maurer Big Band
# Ryan Calloway & Ann Mony
# Three DIR#4 Performances!
# DJ Horner
# MC Alexei & Elizabeth

Timetable:
20:00 = Start with Dj Horner
20:30 = Open taster with Ryan & Ann (The original Big Apple!)
21:30 = Opening performace & The Maurer Big Band!

Location: VZ Mariahilf, Otto Bauergasse 7, 1060 Wien
with 160m2 of very nice dancefloor

Price: € 10,-

Links:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1629403803977735/
http://www.facebook.com/maurerbigband/
http://www.ryanandann.com/

 

 

IG HOP - Dancers In Residence - (DIR#4) - Ann Mony & Ryan Calloway

To do: Swing out with us at the Bäckerstraße!
Dancers In Residence: Ann Mony and Ryan Calloway
Band: The Juke Swing Band feat. Ryan
Dj: Marc D’Olimpio
Entry: 6,-*/ 8,- € (*Special price for all DIR#4 participants)
Location: Bäckerstraße 16 (1.Stock) 1010Wien
Party start: 19:30
Band start: 21:30
Orange is the color to impress!
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1660827847466961/

 

Neben privaten Initiativen unterstützt die IG HOP auch als Verein die Flüchtlingshilfe mit einer Geldspende. Wer noch nach Möglichkeiten sucht, sinnvoll einen Beitrag zur Flüchtlingshilfe zu leisten, dem sei neben der Caritas und dem Roten Kreuz auch auf diese Initiative hingewiesen, die man sowohl mit persönlichem Engagement als auch mit Sachspenden unterstützen kann: Deutschkurs für Traiskirchen.
https://www.caritas.at/
http://www.roteskreuz.at/
https://deutschkursfuertraiskirchen.wordpress.com/

Aug 312015
 

Minus 20% für “Leading Women” bei allen Kursen der IG HOP!

Als Antwort auf das generelle Gender Gap und die Erfahrung, dass die meisten Frauen sich für die Follower-Rolle anmelden, haben wir einen LEADER-SUPPORT-FONDS (LSF—20%) geschaffen, mit dem wir genderabhägigen Stereotypisierungen beim Tanzen entgegenwirken möchten.

Diese Förderung soll primär Frauen dazu ermutigen sich zum Leaden zu entschließen und damit letztlich auch das Leader-Follower-Verhältnis in Kursen und am Dancefloor auszugleichen. Fairerweise gilt diese Förderung aber auch für Männer die sich als Follower anmelden.

Und so funktioniert’s:

Hake bei der Kurs-Anmeldung einfach die LSF—20% Option an und die IG HOP übernimmt 20% deines Kursbeitrags. (Solo- und Role-Switch-Kurse sind von dieser Förderung ausgenommen.)

 

Aug 272015
 

About:
Collegiate Shag ist bekannt für sein auffälliges Footwork und eignet sich wegen selbigem auch besonders gut fürs Tanzvergnügen zu höheren Tempi. Tanze mit uns den neben Lindy Hop wohl lustigsten Swing Tanz der 1930er Jahre. In diesem 8-Wochen-Kurs lernt ihr die Basics, gute Technik, Moves und Variations. Collegiate Shag ist nach wie vor ein Geheimtip unter SwingtänzerInnen. Be a part of it! 
Kosten: 
90,- pro Person für 8 x 75 Minuten.

Aktuelle Termine:

08. November 2017 - 10. Januar 2018

Inhalt: Collegiate Shag Beginners (Keine Vorkenntnisse notwendig, hier fängt man zum Shagen an!)
Mittwochs: 20:15 – 21:30
Ort: Studio Barada, Robert-Hamerling-Gasse 1, 1150 Wien
Trainer:  Ada & Maria (Kurs auf Deutsch. English on demand)
Kurs-Details und Anmeldung…

24. Januar – 14. März 2018

Inhalt: Collegiate Shag Intermediate Modul I (Footwork variations, solid technique and moves, moves, moves!)
Vorkenntnisse: Das Basic Footwork kannst du im Schlaf, du hast ein paar moves im Gepäck und du musst das Wort Connection nicht im Duden nachschlagen?
Dann ist dieser Kurs das richtige für dich!
Mittwochs: 20:15 – 21:30
Ort: Studio Barada, Robert-Hamerling-Gasse 1, 1150 Wien
Trainer:  Ada & Maria (Kurs auf Deutsch. English on demand)
Kurs-Details und Anmeldung…

15. März –  3. Mai 2018

Inhalt: Collegiate Shag Beginners (Keine Vorkenntnisse notwendig, hier fängt man zum Shagen an!)
Donnerstags: 20:15-21:30
Ort: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Trainer:  Ada & Maria (Kurs auf Deutsch. English on demand)
Kurs-Details und Anmeldung…

17. Mai – 12. Juli 2018

Inhalt: Collegiate Shag Intermediate Modul II
Vorkenntnisse: Das Basic Footwork kannst du im Schlaf, du hast ein paar moves im Gepäck und du musst das Wort Connection nicht im Duden nachschlagen?
Dann ist dieser Kurs das richtige für dich!
Donnerstags: 20:15 – 21:30
Ort: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Trainer:  Ada & Maria (Kurs auf Deutsch. English on demand)
Kurs-Details und Anmeldung…

Um immer am aktuellsten Stand zu sein und die Anmeldung nicht zu verpassen melde dich bitte für unseren NEWSLETTER an!

Allgemeine Infos über die IG HOP Kurse unter: IG HOP CLASSES KONZEPT
Wähle bitte nur einen Kurs bei dem du sicher bist, dass er deinen Vorkenntnissen entspricht. Bei Unsicherheit kontaktiere uns unter contact@ighop.at . Sollte es trotz allen Infos auf der website Unklarheiten oder Schwierigkeiten geben kontaktiere uns ebenfalls unter contact@ighop.at.

 

IG HOP DIR#4 Ann Mony and Ryan Calloway

General facts:

# More information about DIR#4 with Ann Mony and Ryan Calloway here

# We worked out 6 different classes focussing on different key topics. Weekly classes (8 weeks, 75 Minutes each class).

# All these curricula are exciting and tempting but have different requirements.  As always not every class is for everyone. Please read the “About” and “Requirements” text carefully and sign up for the courses that fit.

# The maximum of participants is limited to 26 people per class.

# Therefore we ask to register only if you are committed to coming to the classes and you have a deep interest in Lindy Hop dancing and an exchange about the dance.

# All classes will take place at Festsaal of CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15, 1070 Wien

# The Early-Bird-Price per class(till 6th of July): € 135,-, after that: € 170,-

# Special offer: Lindy Hop Class + Solo Jazz Class package: 235,-! (Early Birds only)

# The Early-Bird-Registration starts on Monday, 1st of June at 00:01 AM!

 

 The Classes:

Focus On Rhythm And Musicality

6. October – 1. December 2015  (8 x 75 Minutes)
Tuesdays: 18:45 – 20:00
About: In this class we focus on rhythms and moves based on relaxed fundamentals and good technique!
Requirements: You know how a nice swing out works. You know 6-count-basics, 8-count-basics, charleston basics and also some variations, and now you want to bring more fanciness and variety to your dancing.
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Course details and Registration

Pre-Lindy Hop And Other Swing Dance Styles

6. October – 1. December 2015  (8 x 75 Minutes)
Tuesdays: 20:15 – 21:30
About: Are you tired of dancing the same lindy hop and charleston patterns? There is a whole world of dance styles waiting for you: bal-swing, slow drag, Peabody, the turkey trot, and more! All these styles are a great resource to spice up your repertoire and incorporate them into your lindy hop dancing!
Requirements: You are very comfortable with 6-count-basics, 8-count-basics, and charleston basics. You want to bring more variety to your dancing and develop the skills to lead or follow new rhythms and patterns on the dance floor.
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Course details and Registration

Ryan And Ann’s Special Sauce

8. October – 3. December 2015  (8 x 75 Minutes)
Thursdays: 18:45 – 20:00
About: In this class we introduce you to our favourite moves and stylings. We work on breaking bad habits and building good ones so that you can develop your own style.
Requirements: You dance a lot and have already been to international workshops. You can dance to fast tempos (185 bpm+), invent your own variations while dancing, and want to work on better technique!
Place: The first 5 times are at ÖTK Veranstaltungssaal, Bäckerstraße 16, 1010 Wien and the last three dates are at Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Course details and Registration

Jam Circles And Joyful Dancing

8. October – 3. December 2015  (8 x 75 Minutes)
Thursdays: 20:15 – 21:30
About: In this class we give you the tools to shine in jam circles and competitions: entrances and exits, fast dancing, flashy moves, individual styling, and musicality!
Requirements: You dance a lot and have already been to international workshops. You can dance to fast tempos (185 bpm+), invent your own variations while dancing, and want to work on better technique! The pace of this class will be quite fast. That means practice between the classes is expected.
Place: The first 5 times are at ÖTK Veranstaltungssaal, Bäckerstraße 16, 1010 Wien and the last three dates are at Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Course details and Registration

Solo Jazz Performance Group!

7. October – 2. December 2015  (8 x 75 Minutes)
Wednesday: 20:15 – 21:30 
About: In this class we work on stylings of jazz vocabulary as well as on complex solo moves and sequences. The goal of this class will be to perform a routine or two at the end of this 8 weeks at the DIR#4 farewell party!
Requirements: You know a variety of solo jazz steps and some of the classic solo jazz routines (Shim Sham, Big Apple, Tranky Doo, etc.). The pace of this class will be quite fast so you have to be willing to practice between classes and rehearse for the show.
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Course details and Registration

Lindy Hop Show Group!

7. October – 2. December 2015  (8 x 75 Minutes)
Wednesdays: 18:45 – 20:00
About: In this class we will develop a group choreography for shows. We will give you the tools to create your own routines and fine-tune your performance skills. This class shall be a kick off for a long term continuing show group to perform on future opportunities.
Requirements: You are an advanced dancer. You enjoy dancing swing outs to fast tempos. You maybe have experience with air steps and you are definitely not afraid of them. You are interested in a longer term commitment to rehearse with this group and also to perform on stage.
Place: Festsaal des CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15 (1.Stock), 1070 Wien
Course details and Registration

 

People attend classes/workshops and the DIR-program entirely at their own risk. Participants of classes/workshops and the DIR-program are temporary “supporting members” of the association IG HOP.

 

 

Our next Dancers In Residence:

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We are very happy to have these two amazing dancers come to Vienna from October till November 2015 to share their  knowledge and passion of swing dancing. Ryan and Ann are known for their creative and innovative dance vocabulary as well as for their profound and inspiring teaching of Lindy Hop.

Watch these two dancers in action and start getting excited NOW!

Ryan Calloway shines on the dance floor. His enthusiasm, buoyant rhythm and boundless creativity inspires other dancers to fall in love with dancing and find their own creativity as well. With an open and warm style, he welcomes individuals to not only learn the traditions of Vintage Jazz Dance, but to add to it as well. Ryan is also passionate about carrying on the tradition of Hot Jazz music. He is the clarinetist and bandleader of the San Francisco based band, The Hot Baked Goods . Give it a listen!

Ann Mony is an award-winning lindy hop dancer, teacher, and choreographer who blogs about it all on Feets of Jazz . Ann grew her skills as a dance teacher after falling madly in love with swing dancing in 2000. Known for her playful style and the joy that she exudes while dancing, Ann shares her love of the dance in workshops, competitions, performances, and on the social dance floor. Ann was a founding member of the DC Cherry Blossoms, an all-female solo charleston team, and was proud to be a member of various lindy hop teams in Montreal, including the always-inspiring Northern Lights.
If that isn’t enough, you can find more information about Ryan and Ann on their website:
www.ryanandann.com

Join us in a new round of our Dancers in Residence program in fall and take part in our great parties, special activities and stellar classes! More information, details and registration coming soon.

Apr 302015
 

The Bäckerstraße

This place is simply perfect for a regular swing event with all this 1st-district-1st-floor-atmosphere, a FABULOUS Petra behind the bar, lots of space to hang out and specially to swing out wide. To keep on swinging the Bäckerstraße we joined forces in a new collaboration of Avalon Jazz Society and IG HOP!

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THE BÄCKERSTRAßE
Time: 21:30-01:00
Dates: 30.4., 14.5., 28.5., 11.6.2015
Location: ÖTK Kletterzentrum Wien, Bäckerstraße 16, 1st Floor, 1010 Vienna

Apr 302015
 
Volksgarten Pavillon. Mai - September 2015

Volksgarten Pavillon. Mai – September 2015

Hot, juicy & fruity jazz in early 20th century mood every monday, from beginning of 4th of May to 7th of September starting at 20:00 at Volksgarten Pavillon in downtown Vienna. Free entrance.

If it is raining or cold the venue is closed, so check this site for updates! http://www.facebook.com/fruityhop

FRUITY HOP
04.05.2015 – 07.09.2015, 20:00
Volksgarten Pavillon Burgring 1, 1010 Wien

 

Matinee mit Ausklang. 15.3.15, 11:00

Eine der spektakulärsten, schnellsten und akrobatischsten Lindy Hop Tanzszenen der Filmgeschichte ist auf Wiens größter Leinwand zu sehen!

IG HOP & Cinema Sensation laden zum ersten Teil der Reihe aufg’’ärmt – performing jazz on screen im Gartenbaukino. Ein neues Format das sich vertiefend mit der Herkunft, Entwicklung und Gegenwart des Jazz beschäftigt. Wer danach aufg“wärmt und vom Geist des Jazz ergriffen ist, kann beim musikalischen Ausklang in der Philiale weiterswingen.

Zum Auftakt zeigen wir „Hellzapoppin’ aus dem Jahr 1941. Einer der großen Swingfilm-Klassiker und bekannt für die Tanzszenen mit den sogenannten Luftschritten, choreographiert von Frank Manning, einem der begabtesten Tänzer dieser Zeit.

HELLZAPOPPIN’
Ein Film von H.C. Potter
USA 1941, 84 Min, OV, 35mm

Join the Event on Facebook

AUFG’’WÄRMT performing jazz on screen #1

 

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For those who don’t know them yet:
Christian Frommelt and Jenny Shirar are two extraordinary swing dancers from St. Louis (USA). They are famous for a unique and original style in lindy hop. But their absolute special treasure is the St. Louis Shag, a quite unknown but very nice and fun swing dance from their hometown!
www.christianandjenny.com

We proudly had Jenny and Christian last year as our “Dancers In Residence” for two month in Vienna and we all enjoyed specially their great and competently teaching.
Don’t miss the chance to have a class with them (again)!

Timetable for Parties and Workshops:

Friday (February 6th 2015):

20:30-02:00:
Welcome Party!
Location: SCHWARZBERG, Schwarzenbergplatz 10, 1040 WIEN
DJs: Dj POSCH SPICE and Dj Marc D’Olympio
No Entry Fee!

Saturday (February 7th 2015):

14:00-16:00:
Introduction to St Louis Shag!
Topics: Learn the St. Louis Shag basic, and quintessential shapes and moves, including kickouts, fall off the logs, inside crosses, spins, and sliding doors.
Requirements: For all Levels of swing dancers (It is never too early or too late to learn the St Louis Shag and you can alway work on the basics!)
Costs: EUR 26,-
Location: STUDIO NULL PUNKT EINS, Rienösslgasse 4/1, 1040 WIEN
Go to the registration

17:00-19:00:
Lindy Hop, St. Louis Style!
Topics: Learn some of the unique trademarks of the St. Louis dancers, including the three-wall swingout, stop reverse, “swivels”, the walk, and more.
Requirements:  You have to feel comfortable with executing the basics of Lindy Hop (Swing out, Circle,…)
Costs: EUR 26,-
Location: STUDIO NULL PUNKT EINS, Rienösslgasse 4/1, 1040 WIEN
Go to the registration

20:30-02:00:
Farewell Party!
Location: WUK Statt Beisl, Währingerstraße 59, 1090 WIEN
DJs: Dj Papageno and Mr VOUT
No Entry Fee!

Sunday (February 7th 2015):

11:30-13:30:
St. Louis Shag expanded!
Topics: In this class we will build on the basics of St. Louis Shag to create new combinations, rhythms, and shapes. We will explore the basic used by Kenny Wetzel, and use it as a jumping off point for new rhythmic variations.
Requirements: You must have at least taken the first Introductory Shag class, or have ability to execute basic shag footwork and patterns. The tempo of the class will be high!
Costs: EUR 26,-
Location: STUDIO NULL PUNKT EINS, Rienösslgasse 4/1, 1040 WIEN
Go to the registration

14:00-16:00:
Early- and Pre-Lindy Hop Swing Dance Styles!
Topics: Take a deeper journey into the charleston-based movement of the original lindy hoppers. We’ll work on breakaways and other patterns inspired by Shorty George and other dancers in the film After Seben, as well as other raw late 1920s partnered swing dance movement.
Requirements: You know Basic 20ies Charleston, Basic Snowden Lindy and you are a fast learner / advanced Lindy Hop dancer!
Costs: EUR 26,-
Location: STUDIO NULL PUNKT EINS, Rienösslgasse 4/1, 1040 WIEN
Go to the registration

The Jenny & Christian PACKAGE (All classes):
Recommendation: For all people who want to enjoy the whole weekend with Jenny and Christian we have a package price of EUR 96,-. 
Go to the registration

Link to facebook event page here!

 

Wer noch nach Geschenkideen sucht, dem sei wie jedes Jahr geholfen mit unserem IG HOP Tanzkursgutschein. Betrag ist frei wählbar.
Bei Interesse Email an contact@ighop.at

IG HOP Tanzkursgutschein

 

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Join a fatalistic night and an unforgettable goodbye to Erin & Nathan (best dancers in the world) with an amazing band from Brno!

Location:
Schwarzberg (former Ost Klub)
Schwarzenbergplatz 10
1040 Wien

The Band:

FATS JAZZ BAND (SK)

www.fatsjazzband.com
A nine member swing orchestra FATS JAZZ BAND was initiated in 2011 by Ladislav Fančovič, presently one of the best Slovak pianists. FATS JAZZ BAND—seven musicians and two singers—plays original earlier swing music which moves you to past times, makes your blood boil and takes you back to the golden age with graceful manners, elegant dresses, and hot parties.

And there will be two Dance-Performances:

DIR#3 Performance Group

Erin Morris & Nathan Bugh

 

On the 2nd Floor we will have finest Slow Swing, Jazz and Blues tunes! On decks:

Dj Philipp Moosbrugger

Dj Marc D’Olimpio

 

Start: 20:00
Band start: 22:00
Entry: EUR 10,-

Swing out with us!

 

 

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BURNT SKIN

Swim with Swing & Kegel

IG Hop is pleased to present Burnt Skin, a new event on the banks of the River Danube. Each month this summer, swim and swing out with us at the beautiful Strombad Kritzendorf!

Be sure to bring your Kind und Kegel – and whoever else you can get hold of – as there’ll be more than just dancing.

>> Flex your vocal chords at Speakers’ Corner: sing, chant & rant!
>> Be a DIY DJ: BYO playlists.
>> Or just lie around in the sun, if that’s more in your line.
>> Children are also welcome: there’s a spacious playground near the beach and of course, Speaker’s Corner will be open to them, too.
>> Back by popular demand, our famous temporary Burnt Toast tattoos will make your skin kraul – in a good way!

Come on wheels! The Vienna Swing Bike will lead a proud parade of swinging cyclists all the way from central Vienna.

Or else just take the train: the Schnellbahn 40 will take you straight to Kritzendorf.

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BURNT SKIN - Swim with Swing & Kegel

Dates: Sunny Sundays >> June 29, July 27, August 24 2014
Don’t forget to check the weather forecast:
if the sun ain’t shining, we’ll put it off.

Strombad Kritzendorf, Neue Badstraße 1
Start: 11:00, No No entry fee

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BURNT SKIN is presented by IGHop.at

More Details:
www.ighop.at/burntskin
www.facebook.com/swingoutwithus
www.donaurestaurant-kritzendorf.at

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General facts:

# More information about DIR#3 with Erin Morris and Nathan Bugh here.

# We have weekly Lindy Hop classes on four different levels and a weekly Solo Jazz class for intermediate/advanced dancers. Please register only for a level whose prerequisites you match.

# The maximum of participants per class is 24 people.

# Therefore we ask to register only if there is a deep interest in a lived Lindy Hop dancing and an exchange about the dance.

# All classes will take place at  Festsaal of CVJM – Wien, Kenyongasse 15, 1070 Wien

# The Early-Bird-Price per class(till 7th of July): € 135,-, after that: € 170,-

# Special offer: Lindy Hop Class + Solo Jazz Class package: 235,-! (Early Birds only)

# The Early-Bird-Registration starts on Tuesday, 3th of June at 00:01 AM!

 

Pre-Intermediate-Intermediate / Level B:

Requirements:
I have enthusiastically been dancing Lindy Hop regularly for more than a half year but less than a year and know just about how a swing out works. I know 6-count-basics, 8-count-basics, and charleston basics, and maybe even some fancy variations.
Start: 30. September 2014,
Tuesdays: 18:45 – 20:15 Uhr
to the registration…

Intermediate / Level C:

Requirements:
I’ve been dancing Lindy Hop for more than a year, both in trainings and social events, feel good about my musicality in dance, I freely combine and vary the moves I’ve learned.
Start: 30. September 2014,
Tuesdays, 20:30 – 22:00 Uhr
to the registration…

Intermediate-Advanced / Level D-E:

Requirements:
I dance a lot and have already been to a couple of international workshops, I can dance to fast tempos (185 bpm+) and sometimes invent my own variations while dancing.
Start: 2. October 2014,
Thursdays, 18:45 - 20:15 Uhr

# If there are enough registrations, this class will be devided into two levels and the second class (higher level elected by an audition) will start at 20:30 also on Thursdays.

to the registration…

Advanced+ / Level E-Z:

Requirements:
I dance a lot and don’t think much about steps anymore while social dancing. When the tempo gets high my dancing doesn’t get hectic, I work a lot on the quality and fine-tuning of the basics. (This level is primarily for Lindy Hop teachers!)
Start: 1. October 2014,
Wednesdays, 18:45 - 20:15 Uhr
to the registration…

 

Intermediate/Advanced Solo Jazz:

Requirements:
I know the Shim Sham and some Solo-Jazz and -Charleston moves or even some other jazz routines (eg: Tranky Doo, Jitterbug Stroll, Big Apple, Al &Leon Shim Sham, St. Louis Shim Sham). And I feel comfortable with learning steps and routines on a regular tempo.
Start: 1. October 2014,
Wednesdays, 20:30 - 22:00 Uhr
to the registration…

 

People attend classes/workshops and the DIR-programm entirely at their own risk. Participants of classes/workshops and the DIR-programm are temporary “supporting members” of the association IG HOP.
In case you have to cancel your registration, we will have to charge 50% of the full price in the time of cancellation betwenn six to two weeks before classes start. Within two weeks before the classes start, we charge 75% of the full price and after classes started we don’t refund at all.

 

 

 

 

We are proud to officially announce  our Dancers in Residence #3 (DIR #3):

Erin Morris and Nathan Bugh!

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 DIR #3 – We welcome these two phenomenal dancers and their skills, experience and very special expertise in Jazz Movement. We look forward to two full months of intense learning and exchange on rhythm, musicality, improvisation and creativity.

Do NOT miss the chance (places are limited!) and be a part of developing and jazzin up the Vienna Lindy Hop scene on a whole new level!

Find out more about Erin & Nathan…

Feb 062014
 

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Jenny und Christian (DIR#2) sind wahrscheinlich die besten lebenden St. Louis Shag Tänzer. Darüber hinaus gibt es auch im Lindy Hop einige St. Louis spezifische moves und styles. Grund genug um uns zumindest ein Wochenende diesem zu widmen!
Der Zeitplan:

Samstag, 22.2.2014:

11:00-12:30 St. Louis Shag part 1
13:30-15:00 St. Louis Swing
21:30-03:00 Vienna Swing Dj Battle 2013 (Garage X: Petersplatz 1, 1010 Wien)

Sonntag, 23.2.2014:

12:00-13:30 St. Louis Shag part 2
14:30-16:00 St. Louis Shim sham
20:30-02:00 St. Louis Shag Night (Cafe Leopold: Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Wien)

Der Kurse erfordert keine speziellen Vorkenntnisse, es empfiehlt sich aber eine schnelle Auffassungsgabe und Grundkenntnisse in Swing Tänzen zu haben. Die Kurse finden alle im Studio Eddy Franzen (Jacquingasse 57, 1030 Wien) statt. Das ganze Package(Kurse+Parties) gibt es um EUR 78,-.
Die Teilnehmerzahl ist auf 30 beschränkt, wir möchten daher darum bitten sich nur anzumelden wenn wirklich ein tiefgehendes Interesse am Angebot besteht. Darüber hinaus empfiehlt es ich natürlich schnell mit dem ANMELDEN zu sein!

 

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Dance the DJs away and decide who’s the best VIENNA SWING DJ 2013!

Samstag, 22.February 2014
Garage X, Petersplatz 1, 1010 Wien
Start: pünktlich 21:30
Eintritt: € 5,-

Those brave who want to TAKE PART in the COMPETITION, please register and get more information about the rules: contact@ighop.at

Nov 112013
 

BURNT TOAST

 

BURNT TOAST

Frühstück mit Swing & Kegel

Termine: 20 Oktober, 17. November, 22. Dezember 2013
BRICK5, Fünfhausgasse 5, 1150 Wien
9:00 – 15:00
10:30 Hausband & Guests
8€ Eintritt (= Frühstücksguthaben)

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Es erwartet dich ein Frühstück 

… bio und frisch vom Adamah Hof
… Biobrot vom Pheinsten
… Kinder willkommen, Spielzeug vorhanden
Kinderbuch Vorleserei in verschiedenen Sprachen
… Kakao, Tee, Getränke etc. und der allerbeste Kaffee von Kaffeemodul
… viel frisches, freies Wasser
… Portiönchen für Zwischendurch
… Ab 10:30 Livemusik: The Cotton Quartett & Guests
… und Musik aus der Konserve, delikat ausgewählt
… Alles auf 2 Ebenen mit Garten & Terrasse, 150m2 Dancefloor
… Eine Veranstaltung geeignet für tanzende und nicht-tanzende FreundInnen

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BURNT TOAST is presented by IGHop.at

Weitere Infos siehe Flyer und unter folgenden Links:
www.facebook.com/swingoutwithus
www.brick5.at
www.thecottonlickers.bandcamp.com

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PHOTOS BURNT TOAST #1
PHOTOS BURNT TOAST #2

 

 

We proudly announce our second edition of the “Dancers in Residence” – program with:

Christian Frommelt & Jenny Shirar

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“What thrills me about Christian and Jenny is their dedication to local styles in St. Louis. As Lindy becomes more universal and more dominant, it also is becoming homogeneous and destructive to regional styles. By focusing on St. Louis, and taking to original dancers, Christian and Jenny are conserving the detail, the grit, and the meaning of the dance–and they are also great, great teachers!”
Nathan Bugh

With this words we think everything is said. It is our mission with the DIR-program to support Dancers with a special style and unique access to the core of the dance. In this context Christian Frommelt and Jennifer Shirar were often recommended by other professional and international Lindy Hop Instructors. We are glad to have them here for two month to inspire the Viennese and European scene.

The Facts:

# We have weekly classes on four different Levels. Please register only for a Level whose prerequisites you match.

# The maximum of participants per class is 24 people.

# Therefore we ask to register only if there is a deep interest in a lived Lindy Hop dancing and an exchange about the dance.

# All Classes will take place at Tanz Studio Eddy Franzen, Jacquingasse 57, 1030 Wien

# The Early-Bird-Price(till 21.Nov.): € 135,-, after that: € 170,-

# The Early-Bird-Registration starts on Monday, 21.October 2014, at 00:01 AM

 

Pre-Intermediate-Intermediate / Level B:

Requirements:
I have enthusiastically been dancing Lindy Hop regularly for more than a half year but less than a year and know just about how a swing out works. I know 6-count-basics, 8-count-basics, and charleston basics, and maybe even some fancy variations.
Start: 21. January 2014,
Tuesdays: 18:45 – 20:15 Uhr
to the registration…

Intermediate / Level C:

Requirements:
I’ve been dancing Lindy Hop for more than a year, both in trainings and social events, feel good about my musicality in dance, I freely combine and vary the moves I’ve learned.
Start: 21. January 2014,
Tuesdays, 20:30 – 22:00
to the registration…

Intermediate-Advanced / Level D:

Requirements:
I dance a lot and have already been to a couple of international workshops, I can dance to fast tempos (185 bpm+) and sometimes invent my own variations while dancing.
Start: 23. January 2014,
Thursdays, 19:30 – 21:00
to the registration…

Advanced-Advanced+ / Level E-Z:

Requirements:
I dance a lot and don’t think much about steps anymore while social dancing. When the tempo gets high my dancing doesn’t get hectic, I work a lot on the quality and fine-tuning of the basics.
Start: 22. January 2014,
Wednesdays, 19:30 – 21:00
to the registration…

 

People attend classes/workshops and the DIR-programm entirely at their own risk. Participants of classes/workshops and the DIR-programm are temporary “supporting members” of the association IG HOP.
In case you have to cancel your registration, we will have to charge 50% of the full price in the time of cancellation betwenn six to two weeks before classes start. Within two weeks before the classes start, we charge 75% of the full price and after classes started we don’t refund at all.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Sat & Sun | 13:00-16:15:

Lindy Games Workshop

Add a whole new level of fun to the social dance floor of Vienna!
More Information and Workshop-registration:
www.ighop.at/anmelden

Saturday | May 25th | 20:00

FRANKIE‘s 99th Birthday Party!

Dj Viper Lili & Mr. VOUT
Win 2 Herräng-Party-Passes!
Presented by Swing the Lead!
WUK Statt-Beisel
Währinger Straße 59
1090 Wien

Sunday | May 26th | 17:02

Shim Sham Flash Mob !!!!

Stephansplatz | 17:02!!!
Supported by
IG HOP Contirbute
www.ighop.at/contribute

 

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Für Anfänger/-innen, Wiedereinsteiger/-innen und Fortgeschrittene (Der Workshop ist aufbauend, max. 20 Teilnehmende)
Teil 1: So, 26. Mai
Teil 2: So, 2. Juni
Teil 3: So, 9. Juni
jeweils 13:00 – 16:30 Uhr

ORT:
Das andere Theater
Orpheumgasse 11
8020 Graz
KOSTEN: € 99,-
Zum Anmelden geht es HIER
und DA zur Facebook-Seite

MEHR INFOS AUCH UNTER:
+43 650 3054725 oder ighop@managerie.at

Nov 252012
 

Wer zur Erinnerug ein T-shirt haben möchte kann jetzt bestellen.
Die Leiberl sind Bio, ausgezeichnete Quali und aus fairem Handel (www.guterstoff.com), daher 18,-.
Bestellung unter: contact@ighop.at (bitte sagen ob S, M, L oder XL und ob männlich oder weiblich.)

Nov 172012
 

Vienna Swing Dj Battle 2012

Garage X, Petersplatz 1,
1010 Wien
1. December 2012, Start: 10pm

 

DIR#1 FINAL WEEKEND

with Dargoff & Brittany

Parties:

Friday-Party @ Garage X:
The Cotton Lickers (www.thecottonlickers.com)
Dj VOUT (www.palpatatin.com)

Saturday @ Garage X:
Vienna Swing Dj Battle 2012
(Information & registration: contact@ighop.at)

Workshops:

Saturday
11:00-13:00 Solo Jazz/Charleston
14:00-16:00 Airsteps (Level C-Z only)

Sunday
11:00-13:00 Slow Lindy
14:00-16:00 Jams & Competition (Level C-Z only)

Whole Package (Parties + Workshops): EUR 90,- (!)
Parties + 2 Workshops – Package: EUR 55,-
Single Workshop: 26,-

Information & registration: dir@ighop.at
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we proudly announce our first edition of the “Dancers in Residence” – program with: Michael “Dargoff” Darigol [US] & Brittany Johnson [US]

> read more about classes and REGISTRATION …
> read more about Michael “Dargoff” Darigol & Brittany Johnson …

 

PALPATATIN KOSMETIK in cooperation with IG HOP presents

some NEW ORLEANS DAYS
8. – 11. of June, Vienna

We managed to arrange for one of the most sought after present-day representatives of New Orleans Jazz to perform in Vienna: Cassidy and the New Orleans Kids

Lindy Hop & Solo Jazz WORKSHOP!
Along with the band travel CHANCE BUSHMAN and LISA CASPER (www.nolajitterbugs.org), renowned New Orleans dancers and teachers. They agreed to teach a weekend of their very own style of swing dancing on the 9th and 10th of June.

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Milson & Bara

Barbora und Milson sind  zwei der führenden Persönlichkeiten der tschechischen Swing Szene. Ihre Spezialität ist der Rhythmus und sie lassen ihre langjährigen Erfahrungen als tap dance Tänzer_in und Lehrer_in in ihren Lindy Hop Unterricht miteinfließen.  

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Apr 142012
 

FRUITY HOP – heiß wie gestern & süß wie niemals
presented by PALPATATIN KOSMETIK & IG HOP

hot, juicy & fruity jazz in early 20th century mood every monday, from beginnig of june to end of august starting at 20:00 at Volksgarten Pavillon in downtown Vienna. free entrance.

http://www.facebook.com/fruityhop

 

THE TUESDAY HOP – solid swingin jass
presented by PALPATATIN KOSMETIK , WIRR NACHTCAFE und IG HOP

every tuesday from beginning of september to end of may.

every 2nd tuesday:
THE SOLID SWINGIN JASS SESSION
a jam session for jass musicians and jass dancers

every last tuesday: swing bands live in concert

starting at 21:00 at WIRR NACHTCAFE in the 7th distric of Vienna.

http://www.facebook.com/tuesdayhop

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