Schedule

Venues

De Omval

Friday, Saturday, Sunday night

The Friday, Saturday and Sunday parties will take place in Theater de Omval. Theater de Omval is in the heart of Diemen, about 10 minutes biking from the class venue. The Theater has a playful atmosphere and a big hall for dancing. The party will be spread out over two levels. The ground floor is the relaxing area where the registration desk and cosy café are located. Upstairs is the main ballroom with a wooden floor. Since the venue is located in the heart of Diemen, restaurants, supermarkets and an ATM are at walking distance.

Ouddiemerlaan 104
1111 HL Diemen
The Netherlands
www.theaterdeomval.nl

Kompaszaal

Thursday and Monday
The Thursday and Monday parties will take place at The Kompaszaal, one of the places where weekly social dances of Amsterdam are being held. The historic building dates from the 1950’s and used to be the arrival hall for the cruise ships of the royal dutch steamship company.

KNSM-Laan 311
1019 LE Amsterdam
The Netherlands
www.kompaszaal.nl

Competitions

Everyone is encouraged to join our competitions, regardless of dance experience. Competing is about having fun and challenging yourself. We will have a Jack and Jill and a Strictly competition. Sign up for these competitions can be done online a couple of weeks before the event. We’ll announce the exact date as soon as we can.

 

Jack and Jill Competition

This is a social competition. You can sign up individually and will be paired with a random partner. In the finals you’ll dance with a partner who is picked for you. We’ll have amazing prizes for the best 3 couples!

  • Level: open for all levels
  • Sign-up: without a partner
  • Prelims: all-skate format, with dancers judged as individuals (note limited number of spaces available)
  • Finals: Jam style followed by all-skate, with dancers judged as couples
  • When: Prelims on TBA, Finals on TBA

 

Strictly Lindy Competition

This is a social dance Lindy Hop contest. You join the competition with a partner you choose without knowing the music beforehand. We have great prizes for the 3 best couples!

  • Level: open for all levels
  • Sign-up: with a partner
  • Prelims: all-skate format, with dancers judged as couples (note limited number of spaces available)
  • Finals: Jam style followed by all-skate, with dancers judged as couples
  • When: Prelims on TBA, finals on TBA