Welcome to the home page of Mike & Mary Richardson, swing dance instructors & performers.  We teach and promote the original swing dances of the 1930's & 40's big band swing era - Lindy Hop & Balboa - and the great music of that era!  Keepin' it Real!

Out-of-Town Dance Events

o Sat., Dec. 17thSwing Dance in Cincy, featuring the Matt Tolentino Band.  Mike will be Djing during the band's breaks.
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o June 2023:  It’s not too early to begin to plan for the All Balboa Weekend (ABW)!  ABW normally takes place the 3rd weekend in June.

 

 

 

 

Hepcats Dance Events

Check out these two upcoming Hepcats events!

o Sat., Jan. 14th - Hepcats Saturday Night Swing Dance!

o Sun., Jan. 22nd - Hepcats Winter 2023 Classes begin.

Group Classes & Private Lessons

New series of Hepcats group classes start Sun., Jan. 22nd.  Beginner Lindy Hop, Intermediate Lindy Hop/Swing Dance, and Beginner Balboa offered.  Click here for class registration info.

o Already know some swing dance?  Don't settle for "step, step, rock step....".  Learn the original swing dances - Lindy Hop & Balboa - and get hep to the jive!

o New for the classes that start Jan. 22:  Intermediate Lindy Hop/Swing Dance - add some cool moves to your repertoire!

o  The Beginner Lindy Hop & Balboa class series are also good for those that have a basic knowledge of Lindy Hop and Balboa and want to improve their technique and styling (and maybe learn one or two new moves!).


Want to learn right away and get one-on-one instruction for Lindy Hop and/or Balboa?  Take private lessons with Mike & Mary!  Contact Mike at info@luv2swingdance.com or 859-420-2426 for more info.

What's Next?

o Sat., Jan. 14th - Hepcats Saturday Night Swing DanceLet's kick off the new year with a swing dance!

o Sun., Jan. 22nd - Hepcats Winter 2023 Classes beginBeginner Lindy Hop, Intermediate Lindy Hop/Swing Dance, and Beginner Balboa class series offered!  Click here for registration info.