Big City Swing

Big City Swing is Chicago’s home for all dances of the Jazz Era.
From Swing to Charleston to Jitterbug to Lindy Hop, we honor the past while bringing partnered dancing into the future.

Our brand new studio is Open
1850 N Western Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647

Group Classes & Private Lessons

BCS offers instruction for all levels, from novice to competitor, and everything in between.   Our informative and entertaining classes and private lessons are taught by our seasoned instructors who have the patience, talent, and sense of humor to guide everyone towards their dancing goals.



Our wedding dance program is for brides and grooms seeking an elegant, graceful and confident first dance.   Through our 3-Week Wedding Dance Group class or private lessons, we have options to fit couples’ budgets and busy schedules.


Whether you’re planning a party for 50 or 500, Big City Swing will add high energy entertainment to your corporate or social event with a performance, lesson, or combination of both. Big City Swing will customize entertainment to fit your vision and budget.

First Fridays

Join us for our First Friday beginner-friendly drop in lesson followed by dancing by Chicago’s best swingin’ jazz DJs.

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