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Workshops With Dan Repsch and Jenny Sowden!

For our last day of workshops in 2016, Capital Blues is bringing to you Dan Repsch and Jenny Sowden, sweeping through DC in early November.

All of the classes will be held Sunday, November 6th, in the Back Room at Glen Echo (the usual Thursday night venue). Glen Echo Park is located at 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo, MD 20812

$15 / class. $45 / day. No partner required. Doors open at 11:30am to accept registrations.

WORKSHOP SCHEDULE
12:00 – 1:15
Dirty Jazz
In some of our lovely Ballroomin’ songs there are raunchy sounds, often found in the horn section, and we’re going to work that horn into your dancing. We’ll play with opposition, purposeful timing, invitational dancing and the Spanish Inquisition (aka surprises).

1:25 – 2:40
Embrace Freedom
Expression within Embrace. We’ll explore techniques follows and leads can use to add independent musicality to the dance while keeping a cozy connection in this dance position. Embrace your Freedom!

== 20 min snack break == (we’ll have some snacks)

3:00 – 4:15
Side Passes
Side pass: a type of movement where the partners change places in space. There are so many ways to do this! We will cover the technique for ease, the variety for creativity, and the surprises for fun.

4:25 – 5:40
Struttin’ Movements
Getting down Struttin as a dance and different creative struttin movements. Note: not just high A frame