Swing Along FAQ’s

  • 1. What is Kunia Cultural Hub?

    Kunia is a cooperative art space. We have weekly dance, movement & art classes. We organise events, festivals & exhibitions. Our main goal is to create a supportive community, to promote self expression and creativity through artistic and cultural activities and to bring people together through art events & festivals. We are trying to make Kunia a safe space for everyone. We encourage diversity and empower inclusivity.

  • 2. What is Swing Along?

    Swing Along is a swing dance festival hosted by Kunia Cultural Hub in Thessaloniki, Greece. It’s a celebration of swing dancing, including Lindy Hop, Vernacular Solo Jazz, African Dances and a variety of movement oriented theme classes.

  • 3. When and where is Swing Along taking place?

    Swing Along will take place from November 29th to December 3rd in Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • 4. Who can attend Swing Along?

    Swing Along is open to dancers of all levels. Whether you’ve been dancing for years or you’re just starting out, there’s something for everyone.

  • 5. Are there any classes for beginners?

    Yes for complete beginners we offer a free taster class on Wednesday 29 November at Galleria Mikrou Mikous.

  • 6. What can I expect at Swing Along?

    Swing Along offers a dynamic mix of dance classes, workshops, and unforgettable parties. You’ll have the opportunity to learn from top-notch instructors, dance the night away, and make lasting memories.

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  • 7. Why open level classes?

    Inclusivity: Open-level classes are open to dancers with varying levels of experience. Whether you’re taking your first steps in dance or you’re a seasoned dancer looking to refine your skills, these classes accommodate all.

    Adaptability: Instructors tailor their teaching to meet the diverse needs of the participants. They provide options and variations in choreography or technique, allowing each dancer to progress at their own pace.

    Collaboration: Open-level classes foster a sense of community and teamwork. Dancers of different levels often work together, learning from one another and offering support and encouragement.

    Challenge and Growth: Less experienced dancers can learn from more advanced dancers, while experienced dancers can refine their fundamentals. This mix challenges everyone and promotes continuous improvement.

    Enjoyment: Above all, open-level classes prioritise the joy of dance. They create an environment where participants can have fun, express themselves, and develop a deep appreciation for the art form.

  • 8. Can I purchase tickets at the door?

    It’s recommended to register in advance to secure your spot and take advantage of any early bird discounts. However, if there are spots available, you may be able to purchase tickets at the door. We will make announcements on social media for door sales, based on the registrations we received.

  • 9. Is there a code of conduct for Swing Along events?

    Yes, Swing Along promotes a respectful and inclusive atmosphere. Attendees are expected to follow a code of conduct that encourages kindness, inclusivity, and a safe environment for all participants

  • 10. Can I bring non-dancing friends or family to the parties?

    Absolutely! The parties are a great way to introduce friends and family to the world of swing dancing and have a fantastic time together. Most parties are free and some have an entrance fee. Check our website for more info.

  • 11. Can I get a refund if I can't attend after purchasing tickets?

    We do not offer refund options but you are welcome to transfer your pass to someone else. Please read our terms & conditions for more information. If you decide to transfer your passport please contact our admin team via email hello@kunia.gr so as to update our records.

  • 12. How can I pay for Swing Along?

    You can pay for your pass of choice via bank transfer, or at our space during working hours. More payment details will be send to participants once they submit their registration.

  • 13. How can I stay updated on Swing Along news and announcements?

    To stay in the loop, follow Kunia Cultural Hub (@kuniahub) on social media and regularly check the official website for updates, schedules, and important information leading up to the festival.

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