pre-dance workshop: 7:30 - 8:30 P.M.
dance: 8:30 - 11:30 P.M.
cost: Just $15 for the whole night! Student Rate (under 23 with ID): $10 (unless otherwise noted below)
location: Check location for each dance below. Unless otherwise noted, the location is Swedish Cultural Center, 1920 Dexter Ave N (just north of downtown).


December 20: Casey MacGill and his high 5

Dress up for this holiday season dance at the Swedish and please bring some snacks to share. NWDance hosts one of Seattle’s favorite swing bands. Casey MacGill performs music that swings. Nat “King” Cole Trio meets the Mills Brothers. Fats Waller meets Fats Domino. Slim Galliard meets Fred Astaire. In the Holiday spirit please bring a food item to benefit the North Helpline Emergency Services and Food Bank. Performance by Savoy Swing Performing Troupe at break. The evening starts with a Pre-dance workshop at 7:30 PM with Michelle Badion.


January 3: John Holtes Radio Rhythm Orchestra at the Leif Erikson Ballroom in beautiful downtown Ballard

The Leif ballroom is the perfect place to host this popular big band. Their repertoire includes the greatest arrangements from the swing era as well as John Holte’s delightful original compositions. The evening starts with a Pre-dance workshop at 7:30 PM.


Send comments and suggestions to