Competitors! Make sure you check the Schedule for Competition Seminars offered for Intermediate, Advanced, and All Stars (included with your Event Pass). These workshops provide invaluable information and training for YOU!
BEGINNER’S BOOT CAMP: Palm Springs Swing Dance Classic is proud to offer the BEGINNER’S BOOT CAMP which caters specifically to beginner level dancers. Classes offered allweekend cover basic dance skills for West Coast Swing, Hustle, and more!
Intermediate and Advanced: Our Schedule is jammed packed every hour with Intermediate and Advanced workshops offered at no additional charge! Learn skills and techniques taught by some of the best instructors in the business. DON’T MISS a very special workshops by Robert Royston! Check the Schedule and make plans to be there.
Essential Competition Skills
for All Stars
Fri Aug. 16, 11:30 pm 1.5hrs
$20 Early Price
This will be a fantastic open discussion about competitions skills, strategies and what is current in competitions today.
Robert has shaped many of the swing world’s fastest-rising competitors! In this “All-Star Only” Competition Session Robert will use newly developed concepts and drills to demystify his process for becoming a successful and sought-after competitor!
* As a special bonus, participants in this session will be invited to take Robert’s “Connection Seminar” at no cost. Not only will you learn additional new content and drills developed recently by Robert, you’ll also observe the way that Robert explains these concepts to audiences of all levels. Robert and Jay are providing this at no cost, both to help All-Stars on their journey and to accelerate the learning of newer dancers who may never experience the connection quality that only All-Stars can offer. All that is asked in return for the free session is that the All-stars dance with the everyone, including lower-level dancers, in this seminar.
Connection Skills Seminar for Everyone!
Thur Aug. 15, 8:00 – 10:00 pm Limited availability.
$35 Early Price
This will be a fantastic drills class about connection skills.
Robert has some BRAND-NEW drills for us for 2019!
Do not miss out on this exciting new seminar.
Robert Royston 2019
Training for Success & Longevity
A Professional Instructors Training
Sat Aug. 17, 9:00 am- 11:00 am
Sun Aug. 18, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Robert Royston has a “Pedagogy” that has worked and been refined for over 30 years.
Robert will teach you how to create Your own “Pedagogy”, for long-lasting success.
YOU need to know this!
Pedagogy refers more broadly to the theory and practice of education, and how this influences the growth of students. Pedagogy, taken as an academic discipline, is the study of how knowledge and skills are exchanged in an educational context, and it considers the interactions that take place during learning. This is vital information for the “Professional Instructor”.
Learn how to create your “Personal STYLE of Dance Training” to set your self apart as a Professional Instructor. Learn how and where to get it and how to structure your own training process to become the best profession you can be.
Group Class Structure: Instructing Patterns VS Lecture VS Technique
Learn the steps in which you teach with clear cut patterns of teaching.
How to Structure Your Private lessons:
Learn the important keys to student retention. Learn how to keep them coming back!
Branding: Learn how to brand your self as a “Professional Instructor” for better success
Skills To Maintaining Energy:
Learn tips for better controlling the energy of your class. Learn Mic technique to be a more effective presenter.
Definitions: Learn the “7 Elements” and the “Unarguable Definitions of West Coast Swing”.
Iconic WCS Moves
& Classic Skills (More for 2019)
Do you know your “classic” skills? Do you want a foundation that will greatly improve your West Coast Swing expression? Then, you don’t want to miss this! Join us as Robert teaches the classic moves that every westie should master. (Included in your ticket! when you Pre Register Before July 15)
Essential Skills to Empower the Female Dancers!
Sat Aug. 17, 10:00 am – 11:50 am
Ladies, you will learn how to improve your own dance, thru your own self-empowerment!
Ladies, please invite “A Leader” to partner with you.
Men who are leading are free for this class.
Gentleman, please show up, we may need a few extra leads!
KYLE & SARAH’S
New Skills & Connection!
Fri Aug. 16, 10:00 am-12:00n
This is a great opportunity for everyone to improve connection and dance skills. Learn what is needed to succeed & learn valuable insight to West Coast Swing. We only have room for the 1st 40 ladies & men.
$48 pre paid.
Great Styling Techniques For Ladies
Fri Aug. 16, 1:00 pm-2:30 pm
Laureen will focus on: Walks & hip rotations, sailor shuffles (with other styling options), rhythm changes, and spin technique. This class is for everyone who wants to be a better dancer with a focus on followers, but leaders are welcome too!
$25 pre paid