• 1 – 4 MARCH 2018
    DANCE, LIKE YOU HAVE NEVER DANCED BEFORE

     

     

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  • Once again we are reliving the past. It will be a great ball of jazz music and dances organized by warsaw lindy hop school “Shim Sham – warszawski swing”.

     

    We are inviting you to magical weekend full of joy. Join us while we bring back the glamorous days of golden era of jazz!

     

PARTIES

 

  • Thursday

    Venue: Nova Maska, Krakowskie Przedmieście 4/6
    Band: Happy Jazz Band
    1 Taster
    DJ
  • Friday

    Venue: Warszawski Dom Technika NOT, Czackiego 3/5
    Band: Hot Sugar Band
    Band: Heart of Dixie
    DJ
    2 Tasters
    Open JnJ
    Solo Charleston
    Photo booth
    Retro bazaar
  • Saturday

    Venue: Warszawski Dom Technika NOT, Czackiego 3/5
    Band: Hot Sugar Band
    Band: Heart of Dixie
    DJ
    2 Tasters
    Advanced JnJ
    Group photo
    Photo booth
    Retro bazaar
  • Sunday

    Venue: Nowy Świat Muzyki, Nowy Świat 63
    Band: Cayo Jazz band
    Open strictly lindy
    DJ

For details check schedule.

You won’t be able to buy party passes at venues.

MUSIC

 

You won’t be able to buy party passes at venues.

SCHEDULE

THURSDAY


Thursday (1st March)
20:00 Taster: Tomas & Agnes (Nova Maska)
“Just Relax! – don’t you hate it when people say that?”
21:00 Party begins at Nova Maska

FRIDAY


Friday (2nd March)
11:30 – 13:30 City Tour
Start point
15:00 – 16:00 Open Class: Leo
“Solo jazz conversation”
(Riviera Dance School, Room 1)
Open Class: Ira & Shorty
“10 Cool Moves To Do In Tandem Charleston”
(Riviera Dance School, Room 2)
16:15 – 17:15 Open Class: Austeja
“Adding some spices to your basics”
(Riviera Dance School, Room 1)
Open Class: Rokas & Ruta
“Take it easy – Tandem Charleston”
(Riviera Dance School, Room 2)
20:00 – 21:00 Taster: Patrick & Marie (WD NOT, Room A)
“Chase it”
Taster: Alexia (WD NOT, Room B)
“Syncopation for lindy hoppers”
21:00 Party begins at WD NOT
21:00 Registration for Jack’n’Jill Open closed.
21:15 Jack’n’Jill Open prelims (WD NOT, Room B)
22:00 Teachers introduction (WD NOT, Room A)
00:00 Jack’n’Jill Open finals (WD NOT, Room A)
01:45 Solo Charleston prelims and finals (WD NOT, Sala A)

SATURDAY


Saturday (3rd March)
Level Int Int-Adv 1 Int-Adv 2 Adv Invitational Solo
Address Edelmana 2
(name of the street was changed from Lewartowskiego)
Niska 5 Miła 7 Stawki 14 Niska 5
(small gym)
Niska 5
10:00-10:45 Registration & Audition (Niska 5)
11:00-12:00 Ali & Claudia Nicolas & Mikaela
12:15-13:15 Sep & Alexia Peter & Pavli Nicolas & Mikaela
13:30-14:30 Ali & Claudia Joyss Peter & Pavli Nicolas & Mikaela Sep & Alexia
14:40-15:40 Ali & Claudia Sep & Alexia Nicolas & Mikaela Joyss
15:50-16:50 Sep & Alexia Peter & Pavli Joyss
20:00-21:00 Taster: Heart of Dixie (WD NOT, Room A)
“Musicality”
Taster: Lee Meidan & Štěpán (WD NOT, Room B)
“Send Out Reformations”
21:00 Party begins at WD NOT
21:00 Registration for Jack’n’Jill Advanced closed.
21:15 Jack’n’Jill Advanced prelims (WD NOT, Room B)
00:00 Jack’n’Jill Advanced finals (WD NOT, Room A)
01:00 Winners annoucement

SUNDAY


Sunday (4th March)
Level Int Int-Adv 1 Int-Adv 2 Adv Invitational Solo
Address Edelmana 2
(name of the street was changed from Lewartowskiego)
Niska 5 Miła 7 Stawki 14 Niska 5
(small gym)
Miła 7
11:00-12:00 Peter & Pavli Ali & Claudia Joyss
12:15-13:15 Nicolas & Mikaela Peter & Pavli Sep & Alexia Joyss
13:30-14:30 Joyss Nicolas & Mikaela Ali & Claudia Sep & Alexia Peter & Pavli
14:40-15:40 Nicolas & Mikaela Sep & Alexia Ali & Claudia
15:50-16:50 Nicolas & Mikaela Ali & Claudia
20:00-21:00 Taster: Austėja Žalalytė (Nowy Świat Muzyki)
“Conversation with music”
21:00 Party begins at Nowy Świat Muzyki
22:45 Strictly lindy prelims
00:00 Strictly lindy finals


  • Open class

     

    Friday’s classes ONLY for full pass owners. We’ve prepared for you 4 classes on various topics, so take a look at the schedule and decide which classes suit you the best.

  • Taster

     

    A lesson just before the party. We invite all festival’s participants (both full pass and party pass owners) to join taster class! If you are interested in tasters’ topics, you can find them in our schedule.

  • Lindy Hop workshops

     

    During audition you’ll be divided into 4 groups: Intermediate, Intermediate – Advanced 1, Intermediate – Advanced 2 oraz Advanced.

  • Solo workshops

     

    If you signed up for Solo, you don’t have to attend the audition. Please, pick up your wristband at the registration desk during Friday party.

  • Invitational group

     

    If you received an invitation from the organizers to join this group, you do not have to appear at the audition. There is no possibility to join the group by participating in the audition.

VENUES

SP nr.32 im. Małego Powstańca, Edelmana 2 street (name of the street was changed from Lewartowskiego)
Gim nr.37 im. Baczyńskiego, Niska 5 street
LO nr.81 im. Fredry, Miła 7 street
Zespół Szkół Poligraficznych im. Marszałka Józefa Piłsudskiego, Stawki 14 street
Riviera Dance school, Waryńskiego 12 street
Nova Maska, Krakowskie Przedmieście 4/6 street
Warszawski Dom Technika NOT, Czackiego 3/5 street
Nowy Świat Muzyki, Nowy Świat 63 street

PRICE

  • Early bird SOLO JAZZ

    70 EUR

    Up to 9 hours of classes
    4 parties with live music

    First 10 people

    Sold out

  • SOLO JAZZ

    95 EUR

    Up to 9 hours of classes
    4 parties with live music


    Open


  • Early Bird
    LINDY HOP

    95 EUR

    Up to 11 hours of classes
    4 parties with live music
    5 levels

    Registration in couples only. Valid for first 50 couples

    Sold out

  • LINDY HOP

    125 EUR

    Up to 11 hours of classes
    4 parties with live music
    5 levels


    Open


  • PARTY PASS

    50 EUR

    4 parties with live music
    3 tasters


    Open

  • To join Lindy Hop classes you need to know the Swingout and basic 6-count and 8-count moves.
  • To join Solo Jazz classes you need to dance for at least 6 months.
  • Lindy Hop classes will be held on 5 levels. Right before the first class there will be an audition which will divide dancers into groups. Those who do not participate in audition will join Intermediate group.
  • The highest level (Invitational) is a closed group and it won’t be possible to join it through the audition. If you want to apply to this group you need to pick it in your registration form and the organizers will make a decision – you might be asked to send in your dance bio, achievements or a video.
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  • HOW TO GET HERE?

     

    If you don’t have a car don’t worry. We prepared a cheat sheet for you with all options for transportations.