Balboa is a 1930’s swing dance that became popular in the crowded ballrooms of Newport Beach, California, and most famously at the Balboa Pavilion on Balboa Island. Known as a dancer’s dance, it is recognized by its close embrace, fancy footwork, and strong emphasis on lead/follow connection. It is also renowned for its ability to be danced comfortably at blazing fast tempos. Come learn to Bal!
We teach a 4 week series geared toward beginners. If you have never social danced before or even if you are comfortable dancing, but just don’t know Balboa, this series is for you. During the 4 week course we will cover the basic movements of Balboa. These core movements will allow you to discover what Balboa and Bal-swing are about and why it’s loved by so many swing dancers.
Four week beginner series starts 7/1/2017.
Only $40. No partner necessary. Register in advance at swingtucson.com.