Emily Vanston is a professional swing dancer based out of New York’s Hudson Valley.
She offers expert instruction in a warm, supportive environment for dancers of all levels.

Upcoming Events

Sat, July 7th – “Swing with Emily Vanston” at the Dance Depot
7:30-Workshops, 8:30-DJ’d swing dance. More info

Fri, July 13th – Workshops and dance w/ live band @ Unison Arts
6:30-Workshops, 7:30-Intro lesson, 8:30-Dance. More info

July 20-22nd – Performing at the Saratoga Race Track
Dancing to live music performed by Reggie’s Red Hot Feetwarmers

July 27-29th – Performing at the Saratoga Race Track
Dancing to live music performed by Reggie’s Red Hot Feetwarmers

Tues, July 31st – Beacon rooftop workshop + dance
*NOW ON TUESDAYS*

6:00-Int Workshop, 7:00-Intro lesson, 7:30-Dance. More info

Tues, Aug 7th – Beacon rooftop workshop + dance
6:00-Int Workshop, 7:00-Intro lesson, 7:30-Dance. More info

Fri, Aug 10th – Workshops and dance w/ live band @ Unison Arts
6:30-Workshops, 7:30-Intro lesson, 8:30-Dance. More info

Sat, Aug 11th – “Swing with Emily Vanston” at the Dance Depot
7:30-Workshops, 8:30-DJ’d swing dance. More info

Header photo (c) Stuart Dean Photography

Current Classes

*Mondays* @ 9:30 AM – Basic Tap
*Moving to Mondays for July & August*

Where: Hudson Valley Dance Depot – LaGrangeville, NY
When: Next series begins Monday, July 2nd! Sign up for the full 8-week series, or drop in any time.
About: Wanna shuffle off to Buffalo, or tackle a time step? Learn the basics of tap dance in this fun and welcoming class. No experience necessary–you don’t even need to own tap shoes.
More Info: Click here to learn more or to register.

No group swing classes are being offered at this time. Please email me to be notified when new classes begin!

Private Lessons and Group Privates
Private lessons and small group privates are always available: learn at your own pace, in your own home, on your own schedule…alone, with a partner, or with your friends! Visit my Services page for more info, or email me to set something up.

“A refined, experienced, devoted, nurturing, user-friendly instructor with excellent public speaking skills and a joy-filled personality.”

– Hudson Valley Dance Depot