West Coast Swing and Hustle in CT

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Pictures of 2015

Thanksgiving West Coast Swing in Norwalk, CT - November 28, 2015

Thanksgiving West Coast Swing 2015 - Beginner Class

West Coast Swing at Dance Dimensions in Norwalk, CT - September 10, 2015

West Coast Swing in Norwalk, CT on September 10, 2015

West Coast Swing at Dance Dimensions in Norwalk, CT - September 3, 2015

West Coast Swing in Norwalk, CT on Sept 3, 2015

Our West Coast Swing classes in Norwalk, CT are still growing. Our Week 1 class on Thursday, September 3, 2015 was attended by 37 dancers, of which 13 were newcomers to West Coast Swing. Our regular dancers attend the beginner class to continuously improve their basic knowledge (a true dancer never graduates from a beginner class) and to warm up for the Intermediate/Advanced class afterwards.

West Coast Swing at Dance Dimensions in Norwalk, CT - August 20, 2015

West Coast Swing in Norwalk, CT on August 20, 2015We had 30 dancers in the West Coast Swing beginner class in Norwalk, CT on August 20, 2015. This was wonderful because it was a Week 3 (of a 4 week series). There is a lot of momentum building in our dance classes. Our Intermediate class also had 30 people and our dance was attended by over 50 people. This is definitely one of the best West Coast Swing scenes in Connecticut.

West Coast Swing at Dance Dimensions in Norwalk, CT - August 8, 2015

West Coast Swing in Norwalk, CT on August 8, 2015West Coast Swing classes in Norwalk, CT have been very well attended. This was our beginner class with 34 attendees on Thursday, August 8, 2015. More pictures of this West Coast Swing.

Swingin' Into Spring 2015

SwingShoes Group at Swingin Into Spring 2015Some of the regular and new West Coast Swing dancers who joined the SwingShoes Group at Swingin Into Spring 2015

Dance Dimensions New Dance Floor - February 2, 2015

Dance Dimensions, Norwalk New FloorDuring the winter storm on February 2, 2015, Dance Dimensions replaced its entire dance floor. Formerly, the floor was a high-gloss, very fast surface. The new dance floor is perfect without any separations and a excellent service for all partner dancing.
See all the pictures of Dance Dimensions new floor

Freedom Swing 2015

Sandy Menoret at Freedom Swing 2015Sandrine Menoret had a good time at Freedom Swing 2015. The event was a fun time and well managed. It had opportunities for newcomers and professionals alike and had great late-night social dancing.
See all the pictures from Freedom Swing 2015

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Pictures 2008

It's hard to know on which night to go to dance in Norwalk....especially with a dance as fierce as Hustle!  Our last dance of 2008 on Tues, Dec 30 had 30 hard core dancers and our guest instructor Steve Neeren from NYC. 

Well - That's it!  2008 is over.  But, 2009 is going to make last year look like a practice party.  See you there!

Over 30 dancers tore the roof off of Rhythm in Norwalk on Monday night, Dec 29 (yes, Monday) when West Coast Swing and Open Mic night came together.  The house band, The Bad Catz were a special treat for our dancers.


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Pictures 2010

Erik & Anna at Stamford Xmas Tree 2010

Erik & Anna starting the holiday season at the Stamford Xmas Tree lighting in Stamford, CT on Sun, Dec 5, 2010.

Erik Novoa, Lisette & Darcy on Nov 28, 2010

Lisette, Darcy & Erik hit the town after Saturday, WCSwing classes.


The Swingin New England Photos are ready to be seen.
Bookends, Strictly Swings and Jack & Jills, it's all here.


to Anthony & Rebecca DeRosa

They had a beautiful wedding this past weekend and I love watching them dance.

I had the honor of dancing with the bride and Anna danced with the groom....good friends because of dance!!

Erik Novoa & Anna Novoa - West Coast Swing at Oberlin College
Erik & Anna Novoa teach 8 workshops in West Coast Swing at Oberlin College on Sat, Oct 9 in Ohio.

Anna had an awesome dance with the amazing Alex Kim at the Hustle Room at the NY Salsa Congress on Sept 5.· There were 1000s (no exaggeration) of salsa dancers exposed to top-level Hustle during this Labor Day weekend event.

Summer Hummer 2010 was a great dancing and bonding experience. Here are most of the dancers that joined our tables for this awesome event.

Anna stands in front of Ochre Court Mansion in Newport, RI where were the guest instructors for Hustle and West Coast Swing on Aug 7, 2010. It was an amazing experience.

Our West Coast Swing & Hustle classes performed a full routine in the Choreographers' Showcase at the Crystal Theatre in Norwalk, CT on Friday, July 30, 2010.· They did a great job and exemplify how dance can bring people together. Bravo!!

Anna and I finally have some promo pictures for our new routines.
(These are from Disco America 2010 - see the rest)

We hope you get a chance to see them a one of the events near you.

Deborah Székely taught some awesome WCS workshops this past weekend. She and I were most impressed with the Jazz class.

Liberty Swing was a fantastic dance event last weekend.· Visionary routines along with social Jack & Jills made it inspiring. See the Liberty Swing pictures

Congrats to Josh (1st Place) and Mark (4th Place) for their amazing moments in the Novice Jack & Jill

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Anna and I had an amazing experience at Stardust dance weekend.· We debuted a new WCS and Hustle routine and resurrected our former Contemporary Ballet routine.· Here's a look from the performance on Sat, June 12 and below is a sneak peek at some of our rehearsals.

Erik's dancing birthday party was just incredible. Over 70 people from all over the area danced the night away.
Steve & Anthony (our DJ) did a great job w their workshops and music on Sun, June 6.

Josh & Sevens have a fun dance at the Platinum Party, where over 90 people attended.

New couple, Jeff & Meghan are dancing with everyone including each other on Week 3 of West Coast Swing at Dance Dimensions in Norwalk, CT

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Watch the video of our Hustle TV Promo on CT-Style.· Pass it along and let people know what we do.
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And here's our West Coast Swing TV Promo.


Some of our Hustle crew filmed a 5min commercial.· We'll keep you posted on our air date.
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Watch the video of our West Coast Swing March Choreography. I'm excited to see what April's choreography will look like.·
Start it this Week!

Boston Tea Party Swing Dance event was so good, even Tatiana was doing flips!··· But I still think our group had the best time.

Boston Tea Party Photos are Here
23 of us had a great time at Boston Tea Party Swing Dance Event last weekend.· We can't wait for the rest of this year's events.
(special thanks to Liza May for this pic)
Maria Torres and Erik NovoaErik & Maria Torres are all hugs after her Latin Jazz class on Sat, March 20. That class explored movement that was different and challenging.· Here's a quick peak:
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Just a taste of what our advanced West Coast Swing class has to offer.· Some of the people in this video started their WCS journey with us. This video was taken on March 18, 2010.

You know dance is a priority when you spend your Birthday at West Coast Swing night.· Happy Birthday Lisette!
Another way you can tell someone likes West Coast Swing is when they travel from Brooklyn, NY to Norwalk, CT for our classes and party.· Jen is getting better fast!!

Erik Novoa & Anna Brady dance Hustle at MADjam
Anna and Erik kick it to another level at MADjam 2010. Congratulations to the Competitive Crew for placing in almost every division.· It was a special weekend.


Thurs, Feb 11 - Some new faces, some regular faces, and one birthday girl (Kim) and one birthday boy (Cliff). If you don't know them, come meet everyone at West Coast Swing night, every Thursday.


New Year's Dancin Eve was so much fun.· We're looking forward to going to many other events in 2010 as a group.· Above, Anna and Charity conga around the ballroom on New Year's Eve.

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West Coast Swing, Hustle, Salsa, and Night Club Two-Step
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Dance Dimensions
15 Cross Street
Norwalk, CT

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