Workshops and Events

Nashville is lucky to host a variety of amazing workshop and dance events every year that bring in amazing live bands, top-notch international instructors, and dancers from all over the world. Be sure to mark these dates on your calendar because you are not going to want to miss out!

Balboa Mini Workshop With David Rehm

This 4th of July weekend Swing Dance Nashville is proud to offer you the opportunity to shuffle with world renowned balboa instructor, David Rehm in a mini workshop in Nashville, TN.

Registration now open!

David Rehm is a geek-turned-professional-dancer specializing exclusively in the partnered swing dances, Lindy and Balboa, and widely considered one of the top Balboa dancers and instructors in the world. He is regularly featured teaching and judging at events dedicated to those dances throughout North America, Europe and Asia. In addition to numerous awards, in 2006 David captured both the American and European Balboa titles (with different partners) by winning the American Classic Balboa Championship and the Euro Bal Cup. He is also the Founder and Director of The Experiment, “the world’s most personal and personally challenging Balboa and Blues dance workshops.” David is best known for his ability to capture both broad thematic abstractions and technical details all in the form of conceptual principles.

JOIN US ON THURSDAY, JULY 4TH! We are dying to celebrate 4th of July with watching one of the nation’s top fireworks shows!

Jump Session, Swing Dance Nashville’s weekly dance will be held at The Global Education Center with a Dig-Deeper class starting at 8pm and open dance floor from 9-midnight with Chelsea Reed and The Fair Weather Five!

It’s Workshop time!


  • 10 – 10:30 AM Registration
  • 10:30 AM – 1 PM Morning classes (breaks throughout)
  • 1 – 2:30 PM Lunch
  • 2:30 – 6 Afternoon classes (breaks throughout)
  • That night come see what Music City is all about! We’ll all meet downtown to cut-a-rug while Honkey-tonkin’ down the streets of Broadway!

***The workshop content has been designed to be a continuation of the Bal series we did this month—therefore intermediate-focused, reviewing the basic concepts while mostly focusing on expanding vocabulary. There will be toss-out variations—changing hands, changing sides, etc—and the same for each of the basics—pure Bal, out & in, lollies, toss-outs, turn variations, etc.) and all taught by World renowned Balboa instructor, self-proclaimed, geek-turned- professional-dancer, David Rehm joined by the incredible, Kadie Pangburn.


1601 Eastland Ave, Nashville, TN 37206

Come in through the red door, and you’ll find us up the stairs.


$65 for 6 hours of instruction and Friday night dance featuring Chelsea Reed And The Fair Weather Five included!
$75 at the door.