lindy hop


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Noun1.lindy hop - an energetic American dance that was popular in the 1930s (probably named for the aviator Charles Lindbergh)
social dancing - dancing as part of a social occasion
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They also arranged a pamper session which started at 2pm, followed by the afternoon tea, live music, bingo, raffle, tombola, a vintage photobooth and Lindy Hop Cardiff even made an appearance.
Together with around 100 dancers who meet weekly at the British Legion Club in Newport, Amanda is organising a fundraising evening of '50s music for anyone to join in dancing the jive, lindy hop and rock 'n' roll.
Catapulted by an exultant July 4th weekend at Montreal Swing Riot where she was crowned Solo Jazz co-Champion, Starchild Dance founder, Traci Bartlow joins with native New Yorkers and fellow Frankie Manning Ambassadors of Lindy Hop, Ray F.
20s Charleston to the moves transported back to Liverpool by the seamen who sailed the great ships - Jives, Jitter Bug and Lindy Hop.
For dancers, there are sessions at The Pop-Up Dance Hall on Regency Wharf, off Broad Street, and at The Dark Horse in Moseley with The Swing Era Lindy Hop dance teachers.
Visitors can flap and Lindy Hop through the 1920's at the Gatsby Garden Party where professional dancers will set the stage.
For the number "Slap That Bass," Feore created almost nine minutes of raucous Lindy hop.
When the new Doctor Who arrived on Saturday night I was half expecting to see he had travelled back to 1964 and was busy watching the very first Match of the Day while practising the Lindy Hop and waiting for his homemade lavender-infused ciabatta loaf to finish baking.
I'M not saying the BBC's rampant cross-promotion is becoming dangerously out of control, but When the new Doctor Who arrived on Saturday night I was half expecting to see he had travelled back to 1964 and was busy watching the very first Match of the Day while practising the Lindy Hop and waiting for his homemade lavender-infused ciabatta loaf to finish baking.
Told through the intense physical and narrative dance style that Bad Taste Kompany have become renowned for, the outdoor piece featured a unique fusion of world-class breaking combined with Lindy Hop, Charleston, and swinging big band music of the roaring twenties that tapped into the spirit of gangsters, bootleggers, gamblers, flappers, and hep cats of the time.
With vintage clothing and homeware stalls, workshops, photo booths, lindy hop dance classes, hair and beauty salons, and live music.
I'd watch the locals dance the night away doing Lindy Hop while sipping cocktails in the balmy evening air.