Monthly Archives: March 2014

Swing Dance – “Swing into Spring” 40s/50s Southend Essex

Swing Dance – “Swing into Spring” The fabulous Swing & Rock n Roll  dance  – “Swing into Spring” was held at the Ambleside Social Club on Friday 28th March.  An evening of Charity all proceeds from the Swing Dance which generously amounted to £706.00, will be heading to the Cancer Research Organisation.  Cancer research are always looking for for help to raise money for their cause please visit their website if…..

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Dance Classes Essex – Learn to Jive Rock ‘n’ Roll & East Coast Swing

Dance Classes in Essex What happens at the Mr Dickie Bows runs 3 dance classes they are in Southend – Rochford and Rawreth near Rayleigh all are in the county of Essex.  Rose and Tony have both been dancing for many years and decided that they would like to pass on that enthusiasm to others who may also wish to dance.     Our Classes The Monday night class is in…..

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Swing Dance – Jive at the Ecko Club Southend

Swing Dance to the Great Sounds of 1940’s The Ecko club in Thornford Gardens Southend hosted a Swing Dance many of our class members took part and a great relaxed time was had by all.  The music was varied from Mick the DJ and two sets  were performed by Alison Austin a regular at these events.  Blasting out tunes from the war years such as We’ll meet again and This…..

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Rock n Roll Dancing – Jive to Live music – Chelmsford

Jiving to 1950’s Rock n Roll  in Chelmsford Essex Live Rock n Roll Music & Dancing in Chelmsford from the fabulous Lights Out – excellent 3 piece rockabilly band.  Playing a mixture of Jive’s, boppers and strollers a packed audience came to see the trio’s last gig – however you will be able to see them on the circuit playing a weekenders. Bad boys in the early day and then…..

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Dance swing Jive in Essex

Dance Swing Jive 1940’s Style Mr Dickie Bows – we are based in Rochford and serve the local community in Southend and Rayleigh for Dance .  We have recently open a class in Southend and the numbers are slowly increasing.  We teach at these Dance classes the a number of strolls and give two jive lessons one beginners and one a little more advanced.  We also incorporate Social Foxtrot and…..

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Swing Jive Class at Ashingdon

Mr Dickie Bows has Swing Jive lessons in Rochford Essex on a Monday Evening starting at 7.30 for beginners, at 8.00 the class starts with some strolling and then progressing to the jive lesson, there is some freestyle between the 2 jive lessons, a beginners and intermediate.  We are at St Andrews Church Hall Church Road Ashingdon Essex SS4 3HY.  Free refreshments.  

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Dancing Jive from the past

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