8-Week WCS Courses (Beginner Level 2) START!
Time & Location
About the Event
Join our 8-week courses and learn West Coast Swing, the popular, smooth partner dance from North America! Fun, adaptable to any music (from radio pop to blues) and—oh yes—addicting.
3 levels + 1 practice session every week*:
✪ MONDAY 20:00–21:00 BEGINNER LEVEL 1 (L1) ✪
Perfect for those who have completed one of our Beginner Bootcamps, complete beginners to partner dancing & WCS, and Westies who want to improve their fundamentals. Covers the core of our dance in connection, rhythm, and basic technique.
Instructors: Jennifer (Canada) & Alex (Romania)
✪ TUESDAY 20:00–21:00 BEGINNER LEVEL 2 (L2) ✪
Perfect for those who have completed the Beginner L1 course or demonstrated equivalent in assessment. Covers more complex combinations, patterns, and technique.
Instructors: Gordon (Netherlands) & Jennifer (Canada).
* Due to public holidays, the schedule is:
March 24 - class 1
March 31 - class 2
April 7 - class 3
April 14 - class 4
April 21 - class 5
April 28 - class 6
May 5 - no class (Liberation Day)
May 12 - class 7
May 19 - class 8
+ 15 min of practice time between Beginners L2 and Intermediate class for both levels.
✪ TUESDAY 21:15–22:15 INTERMEDIATE ✪
Perfect for dancers who have finished a WCS beginners course and want to build on their connection, repertoire, and start exploring musicality.
Instructor: Gordon (Netherlands)
For more practice...
✪ MONDAY 21:00–22:00 OPEN PRACTICE ✪
Grab a partner and let's practice! Open to ALL WCS dancers. This is a space for peer feedback and to work on what you learn in class. There is no teaching here, but instructors will be available on site to answer questions and provide advice for improvement. Costs: €5 drop in / free for Beginners L1 students
Learn more about our classes at westcoastswing.amsterdam/weekly-classes
~~~ Psst, there are FREE TRYOUTS: Get a taste for WCS first at our Open Day 1 week before! ~~~
>> COSTS >>
EARLY BIRD: Single €95 / Couple €180 *(paid by Mar 17)
REGULAR: Single €105 / Couple €200
* 2nd course is 50% off
* Couples must be 1 leader + 1 follower
* Couples must register for the same level.
>> HOW TO REGISTER >>
1) Fill out the registration form (click on the "Register Now" button).
2) Send payment to:
- JN LIU
- NL70 ABNA 0253 0882 08
- Mention: WCSA 8 weeks (your level), (your partner's name if applicable)
See you on the dance floor!
WCS Amsterdam team