Social & Competition Concepts for West Coast Swing
with Samantha Buckwalter

Location: ATOMIC Ballroom
Saturday, December 9th, 2023
12:00 pm – 3:15 pm

This workshop is designed for dancers Level 2 and up who strive to look and feel like a competitive dancer on the social dance floor. Samantha will guide you through a deep dive into concepts such as Connection, Teamwork, Turn Techniques, Pattern Comprehension and Recognition, and most importantly phrasing your dance to any song just like a seasoned competitor.

Sugar Push, Left Side Pass, Underarm Turn, Whip, Starter Step, The basic concepts of Outside Turns/Tuck Turns and Inside Turns. No partner needed!

Class Schedule

  • 12:00 pm  Registration / Check-in
  • 12:15pm – Creating Teamwork through Connection
  • 1:00pm – Tuning Up Your Turns
  • 1:45pm – Build Your Patterns Like A Pro
  • 2:30pm – Musical Comprehension and Phrasing

The whole workshop is $60 (discounted at check out) or 5 punches from your Punch Card if you pre-register by 11/17/23. Or $70 at the door. VIP members will receive 50% off the presale price. Register in person or use the link below!