21st Year • Endicott College • Beverly • Massachusetts • USA

The information on this page is for Beantown Camp 2016. Get on the mailing list to get notified when further information for Beantown Camp 2017 is available.

Provisional Schedule Information (subject to change)

Class names and descriptions are being added as they become available. Your track class schedule will be available at camp. Please note, there may need to be changes before the start of camp, but every effort will be made to keep this schedule up to date. Get on the mailing list for updates on Beantown Camp 2016.


Monday, June 27, 2016

8:45–​9:45am Breakfast Dining Hall
9:30–​10:30am Check-Out (Weekend Sunday Night Add-On) Callahan
Lindy Hop Tracks
10:00–​11:00am Other Tracks Other Tracks Other Tracks Other Tracks Example Track Other Tracks
Mini-Track 1
11:15am–​12:15pm Swingout Variations (Beg–Int) How Does It End? Javier & Jenna Let's take a look at our swing outs and focus on the second half and color the multiple bonus ending options. Partner Charleston (Int/Adv–Adv) 1920's Style Charleston Daryl & Jennifer Explore the evolution of this dance we love and learn some early Charleston, pre-Lindy Hop steps. Jazz Routine Mini-Track (Int–Adv) Jazz Part 2 Jenny Chorusline Ladies Mini-Track Chorusline Ladies Part 2 Gaby Balboa Mini-Track (Beg–Int) Bobby & Kate
12:25–​1:25pm Lunch Dining Hall
Mini-Track 2
1:35–​2:35pm Specialty (All Levels) Soul Line Dances Peter Peter will take you through three or four different line dances to great R&B music so you can bust 'em out on the floor at the Soul Party! Footwork/Rhythm Variations (Beg–Int) Styling Variations Skye & Sylvia We will add fun individual styling variations to spice up the basics. Competition/Show (Int–Adv) PERFORM(ENH)ANCE Zack & Lunou What do you want to convey in your performance? Intention is key and we'll explore that in this high-powered class! Hip Hop Combo (Int+) Hip Hop Part 3 Eric Tap Routine Mini-Track Tap Part 3 Nathan
Lindy Hop Tracks
2:50–​3:50pm Other Tracks Example Track Other Tracks Other Tracks Other Tracks Other Tracks
4:05–​5:05pm Presentation Growing Up Next to the Savoy Norma Miller & Bobby White Rose Performance HallThe Lifestyle of the New York Swing Era.
5:20–​6:20pm Open Practice Tara Chapel 5:50–​6:20pmAfternoon Chi Richard RoseTime to regenerate with Tai Chi movement. 5:50–​6:20pm Stretching Lori Aerobics Room A great way to look after your body at the end of the day! Discussion Cultures of Consent Sarah Sullivan & Nicole Zuckerman LodgeYour role in preventing and responding to sexual or gender-based harassment, coercion, and violence in Lindy Hop communities. Movement (All Levels) More Fundamentals of Movement Eric Friday's Fundamentals of Movement class is not required. Eric will change things up and add some more! Specialty (Must know St. Louis Shag Basics) St Louis Shag 2: SHAGIFY! Jon & Jenna Looking for some more Shag moves? Here's a fun way to up your repertoire! We take some classic steps and moves from other dancers and put them into St. Louis Shag. Must know St. Louis Shag Basics.
Camp Shop Callahan
6:30–​7:30pm Camp BBQMisselwood Tent
6:30–​8:30pm Lawn Games by the SeaMisselwood
8:30–​9:30pm Housing Check-Out (Extended Weekend) Monday evening activities are included with the Extended Weekend Callahan
9:00pm–​12:00am Evening Dance Callahan
9:30pm–​12:30am Endicott Pub Gully's
10:00pm–​12:00am Beantown Karaoke with Jon Tigert Gully's
12:00am S'mores Outside Lodge
12:00am–​Late Soul Party with Peter Strom Lodge