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A COMBINATION OF TWO STYLES…

There are many variations of jive dancing, Ballroom, professional Jive, Ceroc (also known as Modern Jive), Laroc etc being taught at present time. At JIVE CLASS we do not teach any of those styles, we only teach authentic 1940’s (Swing Jive) and 1950’s (Rock’n’Roll) style of jive. The dance moves from both these era’s are […]

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A brief history of jive…

The very early origins of jive dancing stem from the late 1920’s and 1930’s when it was known either as Swing or Swing Jazz in many quarters and was very much Charleston influenced. In America (not England) this form of ‘jive’ dancing was undergoing rapid changes during the late 1930’s as the Big Bands of […]

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