Dallas Swing Dance Society

Local Clubs

  • Ft Worth Swing Dance Syndicate: Dancing in Ft. Worth. Friday night dancing with some great music.
  • Denton Swing!: Denton Swing was organized to provide and promote swing dancing in Denton. Dances are normally held on the first Saturday and third Friday of the month and are open to people of all ages. All of the dances are smoke and alcohol free. The cost is $5.
  • Sons of Hermann Hall: Local swing dance club. Instruction by Jerry and Kathy Warwick every Wednesday night from 8 - 9pm. Social dance till midnight.
  • Sammons Center for the Arts: Sponsor for DSDS Dances

Private Instructors

  • Jerry and Kathy Warwick have been teaching Swing and Lindy Hop for over 15 years. They have been active in teaching swing, Lindy Hop and Blues in the Dallas area as well as across the country, including national events in St. Louis, San Francisco, Portland, and Austin. You can catch them teaching weekly at Sons of Hermann Hall in Deep Ellum every Wednesday night. To contact call (214) 537-2776 or emailjerry@jerryandkathy.net
  • Elaine Hewlett has been teaching Lindy Hop in Dallas since 1997 and taught at workshops from coast-to-coast. She offers a variety of weekly Swing/Lindy Hop classes for all levels. Private lessons are also available. Visit www.therhythmroom.net emailinfo@therhythmroom.net or call 214-228-4454 for more details.

Societies & Performance Groups

Local Dancewear & Stores

  • Karizmah Dance Shoes: At Karizmah you will find a large and growing selection of dance shoes for men and women. We have new, as well as consignment dance shoes and costumes.
  • Tango Rouge Ballroom Dancewear: Online dancewear store specializing in dancewear and shoes for ballroom, Latin, and swing dancers across the U.S.

Other Links

  • Kandasea Vacations: The official travel agency of DSDS. DSDS receives a donation for every trip scheduled. If you plan a trip via this site please email Kandaseavacations@yahoo.com and tell her that your trip was refered by DSDS.
  • Savoy Style: Archives of early Lindy Hop. See how it was done in the day.
  • Voice of Dance: The premier portal for dance, featuring performances, classes, reviews, news and events, image galleries, chat, instructional video, a store, a global dance directory, and more
  • Rhythm Holiday!: Welcome to Hot Rhythm Holiday! An exclusive Balboa and Collegiate Shag weekend workshop featuring world-renowned instructors, hot live jazz, the 2nd Annual Hot Rhythm Ball, and introducing the Texas Balboa and Collegiate Shag Championships.