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Beantown Discount Date May 10!

Has summer arrived? It seems like it for us here in Massachusetts as it’s been uncharacteristically warm. Beantown Camp will be here before you know it. Now is the time to register if you would like to receive the discount tuition prices, expiring on Monday, May 10! (Plus a reminder that full payments are also due.) This year we have some great sponsors on board helping to bring together campers from throughout the New England area:

  • Boston Swing Dance Network
  • Boston Swing Central
  • Blues Café
  • Swing City
  • Connecticut Swing Dance Society
  • Mainiac Swing Dance Society
  • Providence Swings
  • Vermont Swings

Blues Cafe will be hosting the Saturday Night Blues Party. Boston Swing Central will be joining us to host the Beantown Wednesday Dance Party with the fabulous Gordon Webster. Providence Swings will be hosting the open practices each day and all our sponsors will have representatives participating at camp and helping us to make it an awesome experience for everyone. Don’t miss out on this phenomenal gathering of dancers, instructors, DJs and musicians! There are classes for all levels of experience, including beginners. Beautiful campus, dances, classes, competitions and many other fun activities included. Camp runs from June 24 to July 1 with several registration options to choose from. Come for the Whole Shebang, Week, Extended Weekend, or Weekend. The camp website is filled with details and registration information: http://www.beantowncamp.com/ Happy dancing, Aurelie & Tony Facebook


Beantown Camp 2010

The 14th annual Beantown Camp will be held at the beautiful Endicott College campus in Beverly, MA. Camp runs from June 24 to July 1 and there are multiple registration options:

  • Whole Shebang, June 24 - July 1
  • Week, June 25 - July 1
  • Extended Weekend, June 25 - June 28
  • Weekend, June 25 - June 27

Beantown Camp Highlights

  • Special Guest Norma Miller
  • An Awesome Line-up of Instructors: Ryan Francois & Jenny Thomas * Sylvia Sykes * Peter Strom * Ramona Staffeld * Skye Humphries * Naomi Uyama * Michael Jagger & Evita Arce * Zack Richard & Maryse Lebeau * Mike Roberts & Laura Glaess * Eric Fenn * Richard Badu * Daryl Begin & Jennifer Stout * Joshua Boroff & Devona Cartier * David & Jennifer Coulombe * Joel Domoe & Melanie Myers * Michael Gamble & Jaya Dorf * Shawn Hershey & Amanda Gruhl * Dan Newsome & Gaby Cook * Chris Nickl & Shirley McAdam * Patrick Szmidt & Natasha Ouimet * Andrew Thigpen & Karen Turman * Marc-Andre Vachon & Catherine Desjardins
  • Lindy Hop Tracks (5 progressive levels)
  • Balboa Mini-Tracks (2 progressive levels)
  • Ryan’s Jazz Routine Mini-Track
  • Eric’s Hip Hop Combo Mini-Track
  • Blues Mini-Track (B-I)
  • Optional Classes with Focused Topics: Blues Exploration (I-A) * Movement * Aerials * Solo * Partner Charleston * Musicality * Partnering & Technique * Competition/Performance
  • Morning & Afternoon Stretch Classes
  • Open Practices
  • Classes for All Levels (including beginner)
  • 4 Nights of Live Music: Cangelosi Cards * Mike Dibari Swingtet * The Racky Thomas Band * Gordon Webster & Friends
  • A Great Mix of Fabulous DJs with Head DJ Michael Gamble
  • 9th Annual Northeast Lindy Hop Championships: Solo Charleston * Strictly Lindy * Nov/Int/Adv Jack & Jills
  • The Show (Nuff Said!)
  • Performances
  • Beantown Cafe
  • Beantown’s Got Talent
  • Soul Party with Peter Strom
  • Saturday Night Blues Party co-hosted with Blues Café
  • Endicott Pub
  • Camp Barbecue
  • Ice Cream Party
  • Late Night Dancing
  • 3 Quality Meals Per Day
  • Multiple Housing Options
  • Beautiful Coastal Setting
  • Private Beaches
  • Air-Conditioned Dance Spaces
  • plus Surprises!

For details: http://www.beantowncamp.com/