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Jive Links

The following sites contain really comprehensive dance move information:

If you want to search for a venue, you have three main sites to choose from:

For the history and context of jive, see How to Jive.

More links

The following is a list of links of organisations relevant to jive who are linked to this site.

brighton-jive.co.uk 1940s and 50s jive dancing courses and events in Brighton and Worthing

coopjive.co.uk Dance co-operative promoting the different forms of jive, plus a free information service

dance-forums.com Articles and discussion about ballroom, swing, salsa, argentine tango, and more

danceholidays.com Organisation that runs Dance Holidays, jive and other types

danceweb.co.uk/ An excellent site with ability to enter post code to find out what sort of dancing is on in your area and other resources.

danceyourselfdizzy.com This site is provides excellent details of the moves taught at Basingstoke, Winchester and Romsey and photographs on each count for the beginner moves

discojive.com Jive venue at Newhaven & Brighton

dovedancediary.co.uk A listing of Rock n' Roll, Modern Jive and Salsa dances in Sussex, Surrey and part of Hampshire

easydance.co.uk Modern Jive Classes and Freestyles Chesterfield and Sheffield

eijkhout.net/lead_follow This is an excellent FAQ site about spinning, leading etc for mainly swing dances, but most of the concepts are general

eutek.co.uk/jive!/ Jive! in Exeter, includes a list of the names of standard beginner and intermediate moves

galwayswing.com Swing venue in Galway

gotrhythm.co.uk Jive venu in York, also organises weekends, holdiays and more

howtojive.com Great site by Christine Keeble devoted to understanding and improving the dance

jazzjiveswing.com Jive and swing classes and workshops in Birmingham, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Stroud, Ross on Wye, Worchester, Cirencester and Hereford

jillsjive.com.au Brisbane night club/dance club, teaching mainy swing-based dances, eg 4-beat rock'n'roll, Lindy, East Coast Swing, Salsa etc

jiveaddiction.com Jive weekends in Southport

jiveboogie.com Jive workshops incl. Personal Tuition in the Estepona/Marbella area, Costa del Sol, Spain

jiveclone.com/ Personal site with some links and excellent videos of three air-step moves

jivehive.co.uk Good list of weekly venues, day by day, mainly in the south with a discussion group

jiveinfusion.co.uk Modern Jive dance classes in Wakefield, Leeds, Hatfield Woodhouse, Doncaster

jivenation.co.uk Jive venues at London (Leicester Square & Holborn)

jiveparty.com London based jive/swing venue with discussion group

jiveswing.com JiveSwing (Hertfordshire) is a hybrid of Swing dances (primarily Lindy hop) and Modern Jive

jivetime.co.uk Jive venue at Ealing. Responsible for the famous Camber Sands Weekend events twice a year

jivetreasurebox.com Excellent text based jive move site with useful search engine (was dancecrave.com/jivemoves)

justjive.co.uk/ Just Jive, Modern Jive in Chester and Bromborough and Wirral with excellent QuickTime videos of 6 beginner moves and a discussion group.

klubjive.co.uk LeRoc Jive Classes in Bexhill & Rye - LeRoc Federation Member

learntodance.com US site covering many dance styles, advising how and where to learn

leroc.com Leroc (modern jive) classes & freestyles in Devon, Dorset & Somerset

leroc.org.uk The LeRoc French Jive Federation. An organisation for independent teachers of French Style Jive.

leroc-uk.com LeRoc at Farnborough, Dorking and Aldershot

lestep.com.au Australian site which includes a list of 400 move names

leswingjive.co.uk Jive Dance events in Manchester and around the North West with Leswingjive

modernjive.com An excellent site with all sorts of useful venue lists and links

pegasus-dance.co.uk Jive (Leroc)/salsa/merengue venues on the Isle of White

planetjive.co.uk Includes an incredible list of links!

planetleroc.biz Jive site at Cardiff,also providing advanced jive workshops

pulse-dance.co.uk Jive venue in Nottingham

revolutiondance.co.uk Jive venue at Knutsford, Cheshire merging other dance forms

rivieraleroc.co.uk Leroc at Taunton, Sommerset

rockroll.com.au Australian site selling Rock'n'roll dance videos

rocsters.com Jive venues in Brighton, Nettlestead/Maidstone, Hurstpierpoint and Shoreham-by-Sea

swingbelfast.com Information about Swing dancing in Belfast,Northern Ireland

swingdanceuk.com London Swing Dance Society - Lindy hopping since 1986, UK's premier society for workshops, dances, performances and Lindy Hop Shop

swinginhepcats.com Swing Stuff: Large supply of professional lindy hop, east coast swing, boogie woogie and other swing dance instructional videos, plus tshirts and pants...

swingtime.co.uk Lists and reviews swing style venues etc with a comprehensive links section

teamleroc.co.uk Jive venue at Waterlooville near Portsmouth

thejiveclub.co.uk Jive venue covering a number of towns in Essex

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