LEONARDTOWN A&E ONLINE PRESENTS:
Leonardtown Learn & Share Series
The Leonardtown Learn & Share Series presents Dance Classes taught by professional dancers/choreographers. Click on a link below to start learning today.
LEARN TO TAP
Beginner Tap Lessons with Justin Myles
Justin Myles is a professional dancer/choreographer/singer/songwriter. This talented artist from Maryland/DC has toured the Country and also Internationally with off-broadway and HBO productions like Tap Dogs and STOMP, and has competed with his dance group JaM Project on World of Dance. We're excited to announce that Justin will be teaching a weekly Beginner's Tap Dance Class right here on Leonardtown Learn & Share! Learn to tap dance from a World-Class Performer! No Shoes, No Problem - all you need is a desire to learn!
Learn to Dance Salsa
Beginner Salsa Lessons with Donna Jordan
Learn to Swing Dance
Beginners Swing Dance Lessons with Diversity Dance Community
Raymond Tuazon is a passionate choreographer and coordinator, with a strong affinity for swing dancing. To date, he has choreographed 17+ performances, from swing and ballroom to hip hop and traditional folk dancing. He is one of four founders of Diversity Dance Community, a group dedicated to community, learning, and dance in Southern Maryland.
About Lindy Hop:
Lindy Hop is a partner swing dance. It was born in Harlem, New York City, in the late 1920's and became popular in the 1930's and 1940's (also known as the "swing era"). With roots from African rhythm/movements and European structured dance, Lindy is an eclectic fusion of popular dances at the time - particularly Jazz, Tap, Breakaway, and Charleston.
Learn Bboy Basics
Beginners Bboy Lesson with Diversity Dance Community
Leonardtown A&E Online is presented by the Leonardtown Arts & Entertainment District and is sponsored by the Commissioners of Leonardtown, the Leonardtown Business Association and the St. Mary's County Arts Council.