Ithaca NY Classes


Mondays

West Coast Swing Lessons

Ithaca, NY

Taught by Steve Ryan
At: "Lifelong Building"
119 W. Court Street, Ithaca NY 14850 (Activity Room)

No partner needed!

Spring Session 1
Mondays, April 16 - May 14, 2018 (5 weeks)
Class# Time Class Description
Class 1 6:30 - 7:20 pm WCS: Beginner’s continued. (Must know the basics) Topics: Elasticity, &a1 rolling count, and basic turning technique
Class 2 7:20 - 8:10 pm. WCS All levels: (Must know the basics). This class will start with a body isolation warm up! Taught with Cindy Overstreet (This class will set followers free!) Topics: Two count increments, changing rhythms, follower’s footwork intensive, and cool patterns for leaders. Half price if you are taking Class 3!
Class 3 8:10 - 9:00 pm.

WCS intermediate: (Must know the basics). Topics: Bending the track, acceleration and deceleration. Taught with Cindy Overstreet

For more information call: 315.729.6763 | Facebook | Email: stevenryan@aol.com. Private Lessons Available.

Come out Dancing!

Syracuse Swing Dance at the The Puttin’ on the Ritz Dance Studio
1st & 3rd Fridays of every month

Join us for our semi-monthly Friday dances in Syracuse!
No Partner needed.

Location: "Puttin' on the Ritz Dance Studio (next to Sears)" (Entry #6)

California music mix:
(Hustle, Nightclub 2 Step, Waltz, Salsa, Country 2 Step, and ballroom) until 10:30pm! After that, mostly west coast!

8:00pm lessons will be west coast swing (all levels) unless notified on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SteveRyanDance
All levels (must know basics) 8:00 – 9:00PM. $7.00 (with dance $10.00)
Dance $5.00. 9:00 PM – 11:30PM. (I’ll go later, if enough dancers want to dance more!
Two Dance Floors
DJ music mix: Pop, Blues, R&B, Contemporary, Funk, Country, Big band, and Rock & Roll.

Stay in touch on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/SteveRyanDance
For more information call 315-729-6763.


About Steve

Steven Ryan is a professional dancer who has been dancing for more than 25 years, and has won numerous dance competitions throughout that time in jazz, theatre arts, hustle &, west coast swing. He is an advanced level swing dancer on the international circuit. He has choreographed many swing dance routines that were performed by class members at local dances and at the Syracuse Symphony. He’s a firm believer in strong technique. He is also the founder of The Syracuse Swing Dance Society. He has been teaching swing for 17 years and stays current by attending and competing at National Events.

Recent accomplishment: Winning First Place in the Rising Star division at Swingin' New England. See the routine here.