Knowing how to dance, like owning a handkerchief, being good at archery, and resisting the urge to draw mustaches on babies, is a mark of a true gentleman. Sashay your way to respectability with today's Groupon: for $10, you get admission for two to a Sunday swing workshop from Eugene Swing (a $20 value). Specializing in vintage dances such as the Charleston, the Lindy Hop, and East Coast Swing, Eugene Swing’s gurus of getting down share choreographed insight with aspiring high-steppers. Group swing workshops are offered on various Sundays, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., and fearless rug-cutters also receive a discounted ticket to test their abilities at the monthly TSO Live Jazz Event. During each workshop, instructors group students according to skill level and let the class determine which techniques they would like to improve in order to transform timid tenderfeet into hardy hoofers. Swing scholars break down complicated dance patterns into simple, fundamental movements that set pupils on a path to a more limber, acrobatic, and zoot-suited existence.
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