Description of Events:
Jedi Swing is a Mix and Match competition with a twist: both partners are blindfolded. Prelims are held on Saturday afternoon and the finals will be danced in front of an audience at the Rialto Theatre on Saturday night!
Swing Out Endurance Contest
Just what it sounds like! find a partner, and you’ll be swinging out until you drop! The last couple still standing (and still doing triple steps) wins.
Vintage Dance Clips with Mike Thibault
From Rochester NY, Mike Thibault brings us original films from the early-mid twentieth century featuring jazz musicians and jazz dancers. Educational and entertaining, Mike’s presentation and discussion provide a unique glimpse into the history of swing music and swing dance.
Soul Get Down
CCX collaborates with Montreal Swing Riot’s creators: Social Art beat to provide an afternoon of social dancing with live music and guest performers from the Montreal Street Dance Scene! You’ll get the chance to dance to soul, funk, swing and more with modern and vintage street dancers- it’s a party you won’t want to miss!