The JCC Health Club is proud to offer both Registerable Dance Programs (below) and Drop–In Dance Classes. Unlike any other club in the city, Registered Dance Programs are available to the public for a fee, and at a discounted rate to Members. Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to dance
Swing Dance 101: Beginner
Learn cool moves to classic tunes! This progressive, basic swing dance class will teach the absolute beginner how to Jitterbug or what is now known as East Coast Swing. This partner dance class will teach beginner moves in swing and the technique to execute them properly. The class will learn a routine over a six week period. No partner or experience required.
Swing Dance 102: Advanced Beginner
Advance in Jitterbug and East Coast Swing by learning more involved patterns with harder footwork. Build your dance vocabulary and partnering skills. This class is the prerequisite for Lindy Hop (level 3), which is the grandfather of all swing dances and has 8-count patterns. No partner required.
Swing Dance 103: Intro to Lindy Hop (Intermediate)
Bring all your moves together into complete sequences. Learn new eight-count patterns to make your dance more intricate and expressive. No partner required.
Swing Dance 104: Lindy Hop Variations
Now that you've gotten proficient at 8-count swing. Change it up! This class is geared towards taking your 8-count basics and making them syncopated. Change patterns and add style and personality to your swing!
Swing Remix Dance Party
Swing Remix is a monthly social dance based in New York City that features live music by world class swing bands, top notch DJs, and dance performances. All levels are welcome and admission includes a free beginner dance lesson. We also feature dance workshops for more advanced swing dancers before the party.
Free Nia Jam Series
Once a month, experience Nia—a beautiful blend of dance, martial arts, and yoga. All levels welcome.
Zumba Gold for Seniors
The easy-to-follow program that lets you move to the beat at your own speed. It's an invigorating, community-oriented dance-fitness class that feels fresh, and most of all, exhilarating! Zumba Gold classes provide modified, low-impact moves for active older adults.
Israeli Dance with Tamar
Join us every Thursday night for an evening filled with Israeli dancing and fun. Enjoy the relaxed and inviting atmosphere. Open to all levels.