ALASKA SWING DANCE!!!

DANCE VENUES

AND LESSONS IN & NEAR

ANCHORAGE & Fairbanks, Ketchikan, Juneau & SitkaALASKA

LINDY HOP - East Coast & West Coast Swing, Country 2 Step, Salsa & MORE!!

 

Check out

Alaska Swing Dance on Face Book,

Project Swing on Face Book,

and click here to @ twitter

(and get tweets with great dance tips for all types of dancing)

Our Current Dance Lessons: WCS & Country 2 Step

Mondays

Dance Alert: No Lessons on 9/1/14 - Labor Day

PROJECT SWING ANCHORAGE:

FREE beginning Intro West Coast Swing Lesson

Learn 4 basic moves as approved by the WSDC.

Mondays 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

(starting in Sept. the free Intro Lesson is only on 1st Mondays)

@ the Moose Lodge (4211 Arctic Blvd.)

** For dancers new & newer to WCS **

***(or WCS dancers who want to learn something new)***

Class size is limited to 10 couples at a time.

Contact Nellee to sign up, Classes are on-going

No dance partner? Call us.

Can't come on Mondays? Come on Thursdays!

Class full? We'll call you when people "graduate" beyond 6 count basic moves.

For more info: 223-0387 or nelleeb@gci.net or

Project Swing Anchorage on Facebook

More Lessons on Mondays

WCS 101 A Lessons

Learn the first 6 & 8 count foundation moves

Mondays @ 6:30-7:30 p.m. ($7pp)

WCS 101 B Lessons

Learn the rest of the 6 & 8 count foundation moves (14 total)

and fun variations

Mondays 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. ($7pp)

(Taking WCS 101A is a prerequisite)

More Monday Lessons:

FREE Intro to Country 2 Step Lessons 8:30-9:30 p.m.

New to "2"? Learn the basic steps & 2 turns - Free!

(starting Sept. the free Intro class is on 1st Mondays only)

Country 2 Step 101 A/B Lessons

Concurrent Beyond Basic Lessons @ 8:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Add lots of easy turns & moves - until you're ready for the harder ones

2 step just is "walkin' & turnin'"

Mondays 8:30 - 9:30 p.m

Thursdays:

Dance Alert: No Thurs. Country 2 Step Lessons in August & September

Pricing: Each class is $7pp. WCS students are encouraged to attend both classes (either to practice or help out) and will only be charged for 1 class. Although we offer 3 classes, the most you'll be charged is $14. Ask Nellee about even lower discount options (coupons etc.) for taking multiple classes.

Beginning and intermediate lessons, Thursdays

@ the Anchorage Moose Lodge (4211 Arctic Blvd.)

WCS 101A. Lessons @ 6:30 -7:30 p.m. - $7pp

(Learn the 1st 7 of 14 basic moves approved by the WSDC)

and

West Coast Swing 101B. Lessons @ 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. - $7pp

(Learn the 2nd 8 of the 14 basic moves approved by the WSDC)

(and endless fun variations)

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Dance Alert: No Thursday 2 Step Classes in August & September 2014

Starting this Fall - Boogie Woogie (lifts, drops & aerials) instead of 2 Step

Country 2 Step (basic & beyond). Lessons @ 8:30-9:30 p.m.- $7 pp

(Learn basic 2 Step moves and endless variations)

Thursday Swing & Country 2 Step lessons are progressive,

Drop in students are welcome, no partner necessary

Ask Nellee about our discount coupon book & other discounts

Email Nellee @ nelleeb@gci.net to schedule private Swing & Salsa lessons

***PLUS***

OUR AUGUST-SEPTEMBER 2014 SPECIAL:

 

 

BUY A COUPON BOOK

(6 LESSONS FOR $35- INSTEAD OF $42)

WE OFFER OTHER SPECIALS @ OUR LESSONS

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ALASKA SOUND & ENTERTAINMENT

Dj services and Entertainment for Parties

(clic on the pic for info)

and on Facebook: www.facebook.com/AlaskaSwingDance

 

COME & HAVE FUN LEARNING TO DANCE WITH US

Nellee is a certified GSDTA dance instructor.

(Golden State Dance Dance Teachers' Association)

 

LOOK FOR THESE ICONS ON OUR CALENDAR

TO FIND INFO ABOUT YOUR KIND OF DANCING:

***** EASTCOAST SWING & LINDY HOP

***** WESTCOAST SWING

***** BALLROOM, SWING & LATIN DANCING

***** LATIN DANCING (SALSA & MORE)

***** LINE DANCING & COUNTRY 2 Step

*****  TANGO & MILONGAS

***** BLUES DANCING

 

***** HIP HOP

***** CONTRA/CAJUN/FOLK/SQUARE DANCING

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For Photos of Nellee & Bobby's Alaskan Adventures, click on the icons below!!

Alaska, 2005 - 2006

                    

                       

            Click on the pic & come dogsledding with us!!

 

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Here's a VERY small sample of songs we play at

Nellee & Bobby's Swing & Salsa Lessons:

CLICK HERE  IF YOU WANT TO HEAR

The Mississippi Hippies Singing

“Rockalator”!!

Hey, THEY ARE FRENCH-CANADIAN

and they play great Rockabilly!

 

FOR PICTURES OF OUR RECENT DANCES -

VISIT ALASKA SWING DANCE ON FACE BOOK

TO SEE SOME OF OUR PAST DANCES, CLICK ON A PIC BELOW:

HALLOWEEN PARTY 2005 

CHRISTMAS PARTY 2005

NEW YEAR’S PARTY 2006

 

VALENTINES PARTY 2006

 

HALLOWEEN PARTY 2006

CLICK ON THE PICTURE TO SEE OUR MOVIES!!!

For Current Photos, visit Alaska Swing Dance & Project Swing Anchorage on Facebook!

MORE PICS COMING SOON!

IT COULD BE PHOTOS OF YOU!!!

IF YOU COME DANCING AT

NELLEE'S Monday & Thursday SWING DANCE LESSONS!!!

HAVING A PARTY?

WE'LL HELP!

LESSONS & MUSIC

(East & West Coast Swing, Lindy Hop, Salsa, Country 2 Step & Line Dancing)

DECORATIONS (Halloween, Christmas)...

CONTACT

NELLEE & BOBBY!!!

ak_sound@hotmail.com or

call 907-223-0387 or visit

Alaska Swing Dance on Facebook!!

CLIC ON THE PIC FOR MORE INFO

WANT TO LEARN TO DANCE BEFORE THE PARTY? OR HAVE LESSONS AT YOUR PARTY? EMAIL US FOR PRIVATE LESSONS --OR COME FOR GROUP LESSONS ON

Mondays & Thursdays!

nelleeb@gci.net

or 907-223-0387

Christmas 2008 Gingerbread Houses!

 

Stay tooned for info on our next dance party!

Visit Alaska Swing Dance on Facebook for information about our lessons and dances -- and current pictures too!

 

 

                                                    

    *** CHECK OUT OUR HISTORY OF SWING ***

COME ON ---STEP INSIDE!!!!

DON’T MISS OUT!!!

(CLICK ON THE PIC TO OPEN THE BOOK)

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AND DON’T BE A COUCH POTATO!!

COME DANCING!!!

BE A DANCING POTATO!!!

(Well, ok, you don't have to be a potato...)

Swing kids

Our Lessons include:

Techniques of lead & follow,

basic and beyond 6 & 8 count moves,

kicks, drops, lifts, whips, swing outs, flashy stuff, and

lindy charleston (side by side & tandem),

East & West Coast Swing & Lindy Hop basics and variations,

COUNTRY 2 STEP, SALSA BASICS & FLASHY MOVES,

& LINE DANCING (learn jazz steps to put pizzazz in your dancing)

WE USE THE UNIT SYSTEM OF INSTRUCTION

(DEVELOPED BY SKIPPY BLAIR)

If you know what we're teaching,

We'll teach you something you don't know!

If you missed some lessons,

we'll catch you up!

If you are brand new to dancing,

we'll work with you individually!

 

 

....NEED MORE MOVES????? 

WE'VE GOT 'EM!

Before lessons

        

                       

        LESSONS!! WE HAVE LESSONS!!

After lessons

...... .   Presto!!!     ..... 

and and and

SWING 'n COUNTRY 2 STEP LESSONS

WITH NELLEE & BOBBY AT

THE MOOSE LODGE

4211 Arctic Blvd. in beautiful midtown Anchorage, Alaska

(on the east side of Arctic, just north of Tudor Road)

Come learn to dance with us!!

Our lessons are open to the public and

free for active military & Moose Lodge Members!!

Our Lessons are progressive, but drop in students are welcome! 

Questions?  Call Nellee @ 223-0387

OR EMAIL NELLEE AT nelleeb@gci.net

WE GIVE PRIVATE LESSONS IN:

WCS, ECS, LINDY HOP,COUNTRY 2 STEP, LINE DANCING & SALSA

Email Nellee @ nelleeb@gci.net or call 223-0387

 

WE TEACH YOU HOW TO DANCE TO MUSIC FOR BLUES, ROCK N’ ROLL, ROCK A BILLY, RHYTHM & BLUES, BIG BAND SWING, JUMP SWING, HUSTLE, NIGHT CLUB 2 STEP, COUNTRY 2 STEP, SALSA, DO WOP, WALTZ~ AND EVEN HIP HOP!

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NELLEE & BOBBY’S CALENDAR ~ HERE’S WHERE YOU CAN BE DANCING!!!

OUR CALENDAR FOR "WEEK" of August 28 thru Sept. 4, 2014

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

SUNDAY

 

PROJECT SWING ANCHORAGE

Intro to WEST COAST SWING Lessons with Nellee & Bobby on Mondays at

The Moose Lodge

6:30-7:30 p.m. FREE Intro Lesson 6:30-8:30 Concurrent Basic and Beyond WCS lessons $7pp

WCS Lessons for DANCERS New & Newer to West Coast Swing (& WCS dancers who want to learn something new)

Intro CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED TO 10 COUPLES - CALL NELLEE TO SIGN UP: 223-0387

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More Monday Lessons:

WCS (101A) 6:30-7:30 &

WCS (101B) Lessons 7:30-8:30 ($7pp)

Free Intro to Country 2 Step Lessons & Concurrent Beyond basic C2 Step Lessons ($7pp)

8:30-9:30 p.m.

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LEARN New Swing & Country 2 Step dance moves @

Nellee & Bobby's

Monday & Thursday

WC Swing n Country 2 Step Lessons

6:30-9:30 p.m.

Lessons for teens & adults at the Moose Lodge 4211 Arctic Blvd.

 

 

 

 

Country 2 Step lessons

(& WC Swing @ 6:30 - 8:30 p.m)

Mondays

8:30-9:30 pm

WC SWING N' Country 2 Step DANCE LESSONS!

WITH BOBBY & NELLEE at the Moose Lodge

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TRY NELLEE'S JUKEBOX!!

Click on the Magic Jukebox for hours & hours of free music!!!

Always open!

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CHECK OUT NELLEE'S NUTSHELLS FOR MORE DANCE OPPORTUNITIES in ANCHORAGE

(THE NUTSHELLS ARE LOCATED JUST BELOW THIS CALENDAR)!

 

 

 

 

DANCE AT THE GOLDEN LION TO DON WALKER 9:00 p.m to ??

no cover!

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COME TO NELLEE & BOBBY'S THURSDAY SWING & Country 2 Step LESSONS

AT THE MOOSE LODGE 4211 ARCTIC BLVD.

"DROP INS" WELCOME 6:30-9:00 P.M

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Nellee & Bobby are taking a break on these days:

Labor Day

Monday 9/1/14

Click on our Dance Nutshells (below this calendar) for more info on places to dance in Anchorage & other Alaskan cities.

 

 

DANCE AT THE GOLDEN LION TO MUSIC BY DON WALKER 9:00 p.m to ??

no cover!

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No Thursday Country 2 Step lessons in August & Sept. 2014 - join us on Mondays instead for 2 Step - same time & same place. :)

Caught the "Lindy" Bug? Nellee & Bobby have West Coast Swing 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays at The MOOSE LODGE

$7 pp or less with the discount coupons!

Caught the Salsa Bug?

We've got the Remedy!

Call Nellee about private Beginning & Beyond Salsa Lessons We teach LA style Salsa (Salsa on 1).

LEARN SWING, 2 Step & SALSA MOVES THAT REALLY

***WOW***

THE AUDIENCE!

 

 

 

 

Live Music with

Don Walker starting at 9:00 p.m. at

The Golden Lion

No Cover, but be sure to tip Don!

Live music for WCS, ECS, Hustle, Waltz, Country 2 Step, Blues, Lindy Hop, Balboa, Cha Cha, Salsa & More!

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DJ Dance & Short Bachata Lesson 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. @ Alaska Dance Promotions on Dimond Blvd. $5 pp. Music for Salsa, Meringue etc.

Told ya to stay tooned for more info on good places for Salsa Dancing! :)

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New!

2D Friday Swing & Blues Lesson @ 7:30 p.m. ($4pp) & Dance @ 8:30 p.m.($4pp):

at The Open Space Studio, 630 E. 57th Place, Anchorage

all ages welcome

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GOT BIT BY THE SALSA BUG??

We've Got . . .THE CURE!! LESSONS !! Call Nellee about private Salsa Lessons

223-0387

Our Salsa Lessons are LA Style (Salsa on 1)

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Dance Alert:

Free Swing Dance @ Tap Root in Spenard, 6-8 p.m. 4th Saturdays

Call Nellee about private Salsa, Lindy, ECS, & WCS Lessons

223-0387

 

 

Call Nellee for private lessons. 907-223-0387

 

 

 

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Tango Lessons with Janice at Asia Gardens

Tango Lessons with Janice are back! Call Janice at 620-3600 for info!

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TAP ROOT SUNDAYS

Blues & Swing Dancing to Live Music-food & bottomless cokes 9 p.m. to closing AND No Cover! ****

You can too!

Join Nellee & Bobby for WCS lessons on Mondays & Thursdays at the Moose Lodge,

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COOL!! (Cuz, It's all in a nutshell!)

THIS WEEK'S ALASKA DANCING IN A NUTSHELL:

 

ANCHORAGE DANCING:

(Anchorage area & Mat-Su Valley)

FAIRBANKS DANCING:

DISCLAIMER:

FBX DANCING IS GREAT, THE COW IS NOT A FBX DANCER!

SoUTH EAST ALASKA DANCING:

(KETCHIKAN, JUNEAU & SITKA)

THERE'S LOTSA DANCING LISTED ONLY IN THE NUTSHELLS !

(WEEKLY UPDATES)!

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               DANCE LINKS IN ALASKA!!!

Clic on the Contact Button for

links to Anchorage & Fairbanks Dance Clubs

& Dancer-friendly Chiropractic Services

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THEY'RE FINALLY HERE - READ ALL ABOUT IT!

CURRENT OUTSIDE ALASKA DANCING IN A NUTSHELL:

 

UP COMING "OUTSIDE" EVENTS

 

COOL WEBSITES OUTSIDE ALASKA

DANCE INFO, LESSONS, WEBSTORES

UNZIP THE POWER OF SWING & SALSA!

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CONTACT NELLEE (lindyhopshop@yahoo.com ) & tell me about your event!!

Ads For Upcoming Local Events:

DETAILS! GET YER DETAILS HERE!

Just click on the Anchorage Dancing Nutshell

(above under the calendar)

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STRIKE UP THE BAND!

CHECK OUT OUR "ANCHORAGE DANCING" PAGE!

(CLICK ON THE "ANCHORAGE DANCING" NUTSHELL)

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Club Soraya

Hector (on congas) & his band El Combo Tropical

In thanks for many years of great dancing   

 

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CHECK THE NUTSHELLS

FOR MORE DANCE OPPORTUNITIES!

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MORE COMING SOON - SO STAY TOONED

SO YOU

  DON’T MISS OUT!!! 

 

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HERE'S SOME GREAT REASONS

TO KEEP ON DANCIN'!

WIN DANCE CONTESTS!

BOBBY & EMBER WON

 

$200 CASH!!

2 TICKETS TO THE IDITAROD MUSHER'S BALL

&

A STRETCH HUMMER RIDE!!

 

THEY MADE THEIR DANCE LESSONS

PAY OFF!!!

 

COME TO OUR LESSONS

 

SO YOU CAN WIN CONTESTS TOO!

TO HEAR THE MUSIC

FOR THE CONTEST BOBBY & EMBER WON

CLICK ON THE SNOW GUY PIC

 

BRIAN SETZER'S "LET IT SNOW"

 

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AND...

NELLEE & BOBBY

WON

THE DANCE CONTEST

AT AN

IDITAROD MUSHER'S BALL

 

YOU CAN WIN DANCE CONTESTS TOO!

COME TO OUR Thursday

West Coast SWING

LESSONS 6:30-8:30 p.m. ($7-pp)

No Country 2 Step Lessons in July & August 2014

N' COUNTRY 2 STEP

LESSONS 8:30 - 9:30 P.M. ($7 PP) - Boogie Woogie starts in Fall 2014

AT

THE MOOSE LODGE

4211 Arctic Blvd.

(Just North of Tudor Road)

Ask Nellee about our discount coupon books

& PRIVATE LESSONS

(ECS, WCS, Lindy Hop, Line Dancing, Country 2 Step & Salsa)

 

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"OUTSIDE" EVENTS:

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GET THE DVD IF YOU MISSED
CAMP JITTERBUG - SEATTLE 
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2014
WORKSHOPS!
DANCES!
PERFORMANCES!
COMPETITIONS!
LINDY HOP & SWING DANCING!
   

CLICK ON  THE MIDDLE PIC FOR DVD INFO!

CAN'T GO TO CAMP JITTERBUG?
WELL, THERE'S
CAMP HOLLYWOOD! 8/29-9/1/14 

MISSED CAMP HOLLY WOOD TOO?
ORDER THE DVD!
Click on the pic for more info!
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MORE COMING SOON  
 
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QUESTIONS???  SUGGESTIONS?? 

WANT TO JOIN NELLEE’S SWING EMAIL LIST???

YOU CAN EMAIL NELLEE at: nelleeb@gci.net

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Anchorage Bands

(CLIC ON THE PICS TO GO TO THE WEBSITES!)

 

THE ROCKIT RANGERS ~ A Great Alaskan Dance Band!!

 

DON WALKER LIVE ~ A Great Alaskan One Man Dance Band!!!

 

Silver Train Band ~ Blues & Beyond

Dance to a unique blend of Blues, Classic & Country Rock, Cajun & Rockabilly

For Silver Train Info or Bookings call: Pat Ryan 907-227-9227

CLICK ON THE PIC to hear Silver Train on Youtube

 

LAST UPDATED: August 28, 2014

 

 
THANKS FOR VISITING OUR WEBSITE!
YOU ARE VISITOR NUMBER SINCE APRIL 15, 2006!!
SEE YOU ON THE DANCE FLOOR!!!