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

Aug 31-Sept 2nd – Performing at the Saratoga Race Track
Dancing to live music performed by Reggie’s Red Hot Feetwarmers

Tues, Sept 4th – Beacon rooftop workshop + dance
5:30-Inter. Workshop, 6:30-Intro lesson, 7:00-Dance. More info

Sat, Sept 15th – “Swing with Emily Vanston” at the Dance Depot
7:30-Workshops, 8:30-DJ’d swing dance. More info

Sun, Sept. 16th – Beacon rooftop workshop + dance
3:00-Inter. Workshop, 4:00-Intro lesson, 4:30-Dance. More info

Fri, Sept 21st – Workshops and dance w/ live band @ Unison Arts
6:30-Workshops, 7:30-Intro lesson, 8:30-Dance. More info

Sat, Oct 13th – “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

Fridays @ 9:30 AM – Basic/Beg Tap
Where: Hudson Valley Dance Depot – LaGrangeville, NY
When: Next series begins Friday, Sept. 14th! 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. Some experience suggested, but not required. Tap shoes not required.
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