Charleston workshop for BeeVee

Charleston workshop for 65 future biologists!

Last week, Lindy What?! Lindy Hop! Nijmegen was invited to teach the Charleston to BeeVee members! BeeVee has been the study association for (medical) biology students in Nijmegen since 1985, and asked us to help them prepare for their gala. What better way to prepare them than to teach them the pinnacle of 20s dances,…

When Swingin’ Denver visited Nijmegen

As you know, the Lindy Hop Nijmegen roots are going back to 2014 when we started our club in this awesome city! From the very beginning, people from all over the world visited us to teach us how to swing out, like Swingin’ Denver did back in 2015. You probably know them from their extensive…

Registration for next block open!

Registration for the new block of classes is now possible, check out our Courses page to register! Don’t wait too long with registering as we want to make sure there is room for everyone and that leaders and follower numbers are balanced, so everyone can be bouncing non-stop.

Groovology

Groove is a basic musical layer that makes us interact, connect and move to. We intuitively interact with the groove, even when we don’t know any “dance steps”. It is the rhythmical base that exists in most, if not all, music styles people dance to. In this workshop / lecture, we explored, understood and interacted…

Hooray, now we have our own solo routine! 

On the occasion of our 7th birthday, international Lindy Hoppers Ari and Simon walked, danced and hopped us through an energetic, fun routine that they choreographed specially for us. We love it! It will take some practice, but luckily, we got a good recap from our online workshop, so when it is safe again, we will…

Lecture on Quotes, references and riffs in Jazz music

Lecture on Quotes, references and riffs in Jazz music by Ron Dobrovinsky You know the feeling of hearing an unheard before tune, and suddenly something just sounds very familiar? We had a fun and interesting lecture about the small musical references jazz musicians make when they play. Popular riffs and rhythms that travel through songs…

LindyWhat? Fancy Christmas Gala!

Yes, we had a super cool live band and our DJ was playing the finest tunes. Yes, we dressed up in our finest gala dress/suite/pyjama. Yes, we had glühwine. It all happened through livesteam to meet en dance apart together!

Interactive online lesson

We had an Interactive online lesson by Sep Vermeersch, professional Lindy Hop dancer and music expert from Belgium. In the lesson, we had explore how to enjoy and feel relaxed during solo dancing! Jazz is all about expression and being your authentic ‘self’. It’s part of the roots of swing dancing. But often we are…

Workshop with Sylvester and Simon

It was our great pleasure to welcome back Sylvester from Eindhoven to give a workshop with Simon, all about changing up your rhythms in your solo and partnered dancing, inspiring yourself and your partner to create new variations and possibilities. With the motto “Get It Wrong!”, everyone had a lot of fun; the smiles and…

What’s Hop!? Second Edition

It’s back! We’re delighted to announce that the next edition of our What’s Hop?! festival (this time celebrating our sixth anniversary as a swing dance community) will take place on the weekend of 22nd-23rd February 2020. We have some amazing teachers, bands and venues in the pipeline, so save the date!22-23 February 2020