This weekend I had the fortunate opportunity to travel back to Vancouver for Lindy Bout 3 for dance competitions and some rhythm social games. Fittingly, all the dances and competitions were held at the Legion Auditorium on Commercial Drive where I learned to cut my dance shoes and triple steps. Continue reading →
*Updated* Now with video! Check it after the jump.
After missing out on the Toronto Lindy Hop Homegrown Cabaret last year and hearing the post-excitement after, I was looking forward to participating in the event with the University of Toronto swing club as a performer, a photographer, and as a DJ. To top it off, I hosted the Hamfats first late-night blues party; the perfect ending to an awesome weekend. Continue reading →
TIP: Watch it again and again. It gets better each time I watch it. :)
The opportunity to put this up in all its glory is too great, it just had to be its own post. Dancers Krister Shalm and Vincent Lemieux did an awesome job with this routine and had my sides hurting. The best part? I have a video… complete in HD! Check out the giant pic after the jump… Continue reading →
Good times at Blues Blast put on by Swing Dynamite in Ottawa. I feel like I am starting to get to know the Ottawa swing scene more and I was able to participate in DJing, class learning, social dancing, and competing. Continue reading →