Welcome to the homepage of Mike & Mary Richardson, swing dance instructors & performers. We teach and promote the original swing dances of the big band swing-era, Lindy Hop and Balboa, and the great music of that era!

Sat., Dec. 12th - Hepcats Holiday Swing Dance!
Dance Events

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Group Classes / Private Lessons

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Out-of-town events

Sat., Nov. 28:  Smorgasboard of Swing in Cincy.Smorgasboard2015


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What’s next?  Sat., Dec. 12th – Hepcats Holiday Swing Dance!

Santadance[1]o Saturday, December 12th:  Hepcats Holiday Swing Dance!  Yule be swingin’ as DJ Mike Richardson plays lots of solid tunes, plus some swingin’ holiday numbers!

HP,2[1]o Sunday, Jan. 24th:  Hepcats Winter/Spring 2016 classes start.  Click here for more info.

Out-of-town events 

MCSo Nov. 20th-22nd: Music City Shuffle, Nashville, TN. A weekend workshop Balboa event in the music city. See their web site for all the info.

o Saturday, November 28th:  Smorgasboard of Swing, in Cincy.  A one day workshop event, with a Saturday night dance. See their web site for all the info.  A big thanks to Ryan Quatman for organizing this event!

2ndSatBalo Saturday, December 12th, 3-6 pm:  Second Saturday Balboa Sessions, at College Hill Town Hall, Larch St., Cincy.  Calling all Balboa dancers….a chance to practice and dance Balboa!  Thanks to Heather Fanska for organizing this event.