Int Swing Workshop Jan 20 & Next First Friday is Feb 7th.

Int Swing Workshop Jan 20 & Next First Friday is Feb 7th.



Whether you’re looking pursue new skills or just meet new people, swing dancing is the way to go.

To get you started, we offer several options to fit your budget, time, and skill level.

Private Lessons - For all levels
Private lessons are great for those with busy schedules or preparing for a special event. Private lessons are offered daily with either resident ($65) or senior ($75) instructors. Each session is 55-minutes, and you do not need a partner. Click here for more details on private lessons for individuals, couples, and small groups.

Location: Our studio - 1850 N Western Ave

Drop In for Beginners - First Friday
On the first Friday of every month, we host an evening called "First Friday". There's a beginner friendly lesson at 8pm followed by social dancing from 9pm - Midnight. No reservations, experience, or partners are necessary. You'll enjoy dancing with folks of all skill levels and partners love to rotate throughout the evening. Click here for all the details.

Location - Our Studio - 1850 N Western Avenue

Bi-Monthly Classes for Intermediate Swing Dancers
On the 1st and 3rd Mondays, we offer a 90-Minute workshop for Intermediate Swing dancers, comprised of 60 minutes of instruction followed by 30-minutes of social dancing with the instructors and each others.

Suitable for: Dancers who already have the basic rhythm and turns of East Coast Swing.

Material Covered: Each week will feature different figures from what was formally Swing II A, B, and C in addition to some classic Lindy Hop patterns like the skip up, mini-dip, and more.

Cost -$18 pre-registration online, $20 at the door, $22 with credit card at the door

Location: Our studio - 1850 N Western Avenue

4-Week Progressive Classes for All Levels (Swing, Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz, Charleston and more)
Looking to learn some new moves in the new year? Join local nonprofit Traffic Jam! Swing for their 4-week class sessions. This February, continue where you left off in your BCS group classes with your favorite instructors in swing, Lindy Hop, solo jazz and more! Plus, BCS students are eligible for $5 off your first Traffic Jam! group class

Visit for pricing, class suggestions, location, registration, and how to snag your $5 discount! You can also send an email to with any questions.

Location: 3868 N Lincoln Avenue, 2nd Floor

4-Week Group Class Pricing

Priced Per Student
Number of 4-Week Classes Per Session 4-Week Tuition Discount
One 3-week Class (December 2019) $67 $62, by 11/27
Two 3-week Classes in same session December 2019 (ex: Swing II and Lindy I in Nov. ) $110 18%

I love Big City Swing! I’ve been going there for years, and now my husband is learning swing there as well, and he loves it too…. If you’re thinking about learning to dance swing, this is THE place to go…

MW, Nov 2015 via Yelp

Private Lessons

If a 4-week session doesn’t fit your busy calendar, get started with a private lesson scheduled by appointment.

Private Lessons


Dive a little deeper into the details of scheduling, canceling, and what to wear.