Price: €3 (€3 members)
Roisin Dubh, are delighted to announce the arrival of the Jitterbug Club every Tuesday from 7.30pm starting February 15th.
The Jitterbug Club consists of Swing dance classes for complete beginners from 7.30pm by Galway Swing. No partner is required and classes are taught in a fun and friendly atmosphere.
Stick around afterwards and practice your new dance steps to the sounds of the West Coast Big Band from 9.30pm.
Dance Class details can be found at www.galwayswing.com or call Paul on 087 935 8160
The band has put together a jumping jive set for all dancers featuring the music of Sinatra, Michael Bubble, Glenn Miller and Duke Ellington, so throw on your dancing shoes or just bring your tappin’ toes and join in the fun at the Jitterbug Club Swing Nights at the Roisin Dubh Tuesday Nights.
Location: Roisin Dubh
Price: €22.50 (€20 members)
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