"Clear instruction from amazing teachers combined with a relaxed, fun atmosphere - I'm ready to continue Swing dancing all year round!"
DM April 2013

"That was a GREAT waltz lesson last evening... count me in from
now on taking ANY other lessons you and Ret are giving ANYWHERE.
I like your style of teaching. It is organized, consistent, and you both pay attention to detail... your passion for dance shines through"
DK May 2011

~ Swing Lessons begin Jan. 28, 2015 ~

Instruction by Peggy Leiby & Ret Turner

About our lessons

  • Singles or Couples Welcome - registration will be reasonably gender balanced
  • Class size is limited to maximize individual attention
  • Our teaching method: in addition to teaching steps and moves, we focus extensively on partnering dynamics - and fun!

~ Swing Lessons ~
January 28 to April 8, 2015
Wednesday evenings, 8 - 9:15 p.m.

Allens Lane Art Center
Allens Lane & McCallum Street, Phila., PA 19119
(directions, includes walking from Allens Lane Septa station)


Wednesdays, 8 - 9:15pm (Note: Jan 21 cancelled)

Basics: Part 1: Jan 21, 28, Feb 4 ~ Part 2 (Beyond the Basics): Feb 11, 18, 25

Get hoppin’ and boppin’, jumpin’ and jivin’, and generally in the Swing. The course will cover the basics and beyond of East Coast style swing, then go into easy-to-learn and popular swing moves that you’ll find yourself enjoying on the dance floor.

Intermediate: Part 1: March 4, 11, 18 ~ Part 2: March 25, April 1, 8

Expand your repertoire of cool swing moves & develop your partnering skills. Course material will include 8-count Lindy style patterns

Registration Form

  • 3 lessons: $30
  • 6 lessons: $48 (additional lessons continue @ $8)
  • Try a lesson: $12

Please let us know if & when you plan to attend so we can monitor gender balance.

Questions? Contact Peggy or Ret at 215-643-4397 ~ lessons@mostlywaltz.com