Wednesday classes

Birmingham’s first regular Collegiate Shag classes

Collegiate Shag – a partner dance done primarily to uptempo swing and pre-swing jazz music (185-250+ bpm).
Covering the basic footwork, close and open dancing and a couple of break steps. All you need to get going on the dance floor with this fun dance.

Improvers Lindy Hop – Know the basics and want more?
Six week blocks working on rhythms, syncopation and variations to step up your social dancing.



Beginners Collegiate Shag : 7.30pm
Come and learn the basics of Shag in a fun, friendly and relaxed class.

Improvers : 8:45pm
Know the basics? Learn how to improve your social dancing with variations, musicality and technique tips.

£6.50 per class
Student discounts on production of NUS card.

Class Structure

Classes run in 6 week blocks.


What do I need to dance

We recommend  leather soled shoes and casual clothing.

The Corks has air conditioning and you have access to the bar downstairs for those wanting a drink.


225 Alcester Road South
Kings Heath
B14 6DT

No. 50, Alcester Rd
No. 35, Kings Heath Square
No. 11, Addison Rd, Alcester Rd


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