Stompology 2017

Groove Juice Swing: Swing Dancing in Rochester, NY

Stompology XII: Dances and Workshops June 2-4

 Posted Thursday, February 16, 2017


Registration is NOW OPEN! This year is the twelfth annual year of Stompology, Rochester's authentic solo jazz dance weekend. It's a treat to have inspiring instructors, fantastic live music, and so many dancers from all over the country in town for the event. We invite all local dancers to come enjoy the weekend with us!

No dance experience is required to attend Stompology. All levels of dancers are welcome!

  • Attend the entire weekend by buying a full weekend pass online or at the door. You get into everything: all classes (three tracks!) and all three evening dances.
  • Choose a day pass to attend all four classes on either Saturday or Sunday.
  • Buy a Dance Only Pass to attend dances on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
  • Pay as you go. We welcome drop-ins to all classes.
  • Come to the Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night dances. There will be live bands, and the dances are sure to be packed - people are traveling in from all over the country! Free beginner lesson on Saturday at 8:00pm!

Friday, June 2

  • Dance with live music: 9-midnight. $25 general/$20 students.
  • Performances and the preliminary rounds of Stompology's solo jazz competitions. Dress to impress!

Saturday, June 3

  • Classes all day
  • Free Beginner Swing Dance Lesson: 8-9pm
  • Dance featuring The Boilermaker Jazz Band: 9pm-12:30am. $25 general/$20students.
  • More performances, and the final round of Stompology's solo jazz competitions. Dress to impress!
  • Arrive early to be sure to get in on the photo booth action!

Sunday, June 4

  • Classes all day
  • Dance and dinner: 5:30-9:30pm. $15 general/$12 students.

Find more information about the weekend events at and the full weekend schedule here.

About Us

Groove Juice Swing, established in 2004, is based in Rochester, NY and specializes in Lindy Hop, the original form of swing dance from the 1920s and 1930s. Groove Juice Swing offers dance classes, weekly social dances, live band dance events, performances, and dance workshops throughout the year. Staff members and instructors are passionate about all things Lindy Hop, traveling all over the world to compete against and learn from the very best Lindy Hoppers. They bring that same commitment and enthusiasm to the dance community in Rochester.

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