A night of live Swing music and dancing
Rouge your knees, shine your shoes and prepare to enter a razzling dazzling world of Swing!
Two Lindy Hop Swing classes (Beginner & Intermediate) with world-renowned teacher Simon & stylish Anna Selmon
Top Swing DJ Mr Kicks
Underbelly Festival Spiegeltent, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road Coach Park, SE1 8XX
Tubes: Waterloo and Embankment Map
Concessions in advance: £11 (plus £1.50 online booking fee per ticket)
Standard in advance: £12.50 (plus £1.50 online booking fee per ticket)
On the door: £15
Swing For the Crown Competition
Calling all Balboa, Shag, Jazz & Lindy Hoppers! What is you favorite swing dance style?
We are proud to announce the return of the Swing for the Crown competition!!!
CLAIM THE CROWN AND WIN £200 CASH PRIZE!!
5 heats, held at the first five Swing Out events at the Underbelly Festival
1 final on the last date: Swing for the Crown Dance Competition Final at Swing Out
Swing for the Crown dance competition is a short jam style competition open to all styles of Swing including Lindy Hop, Shag, Balboa and Jazz Roots in the tradition of the Savoy Ballroom and the winners from the first 5 heats will be invited back to battle it out for the £200 cash prize & title at the Swing For the Crown Final on Tuesday 1st September 2020.
Swing for the Crown Heats:
Heat 1: Tuesday 5th May
Heat 2: Tuesday 30th June
Heat 3: Tuesday 4th August - Last Heat!
Swing for the Crown Final: Tuesday 1st September
From the decadent 20s Jazz age, the glamorous 30s, the spirit of the 40s, to the rebels of the 50s, shimmy and shake to a cocktail of live music and dancing.
Your hosts for the evening: The UK's No 1 Jitterbugs Simon & Anna Selmon
Never danced before? Join our beginners class at the start of the evening and learn all the moves you need to join in a night of raucous live music and fancy feet.
Experienced dancer? Join our intermediate class at the start of the evening for some new ideas, inspiration and good old fashioned moves.
What People Say
"Had a great night dancing at this fantastic event this evening. Great band, a good floor, and the venue had air proper air-conditioning too! Nice one Simon and team." Paul Cochrane, Swing Out 19th June 2017