Next WCS CSA Dance:

Friday, July 5, 2024 • 6 PM – 10 PM

Next WCS Chautauqua Hall Dance:

Saturday, September 1, 2024 • 6 PM – 10 PM

Special Event: Saturday West Coast Swing Workshop and Dance Party with Austin Kois

$45.00

Price: $45.00 per person.

When you purchase this event online, you will receive an email notification of your purchase. This email is your proof of full event pass purchase. Your name will be added to our attendees list which we will check you in on the day of the event.

You may also purchase your full event pass on the day of the event at the door.

You may also send in a check to purchase the full event pass. Make it out to and send to:
Jennifer Filzen Dance
601A Dickman Ave.
Monterey, CA 93940

Private lessons:
Cost: $125.00 for 45-minute private lesson with Austin Kois. Private lessons are limited to between 1-2 people per private. (Note: Payment will be taken at the time of the private lesson, paid directly to Austin.)

Austin is a West Coast Swing Champion-level competitive dancer and instructor. The private lessons will be held on July 13 at the address above at the times shown below. Private lessons are a great way to receive one-on-one instruction and feedback as well as learn individual, personalized technique. Private lessons are paid for by the student directly to the instructor. To schedule a private lesson with Austin, please see the schedule of available times below. Email info@wcsdanceco.com to secure one of the available time slots below. Check below for availability.

Private lessons available time slots with Austin Kois:

10:15 – 11:00 AM
11:15 – 12:00 PM
12:15 – 1:00 PM (BOOKED – Not available)
1:15 – 2:00 PM (BOOKED – Not available)

Refunds on Special Dance Event:
If you purchase a full event pass, but find out later that you cannot attend for the entire day, you have two options.

1) You may transfer your full event pass to another person. Please email info@wcsdanceco.com to inform of us this change.
2) You may request a full refund credit back to the credit card that was used to purchase the full event pass.

Please notify us as soon as you know you will not be attending the event in its entirety or wish to transfer your full event pass to another person. However, if you are going to miss one of the workshops, part of a workshop, and/or the social dance party, we cannot offer any refunds or prorated refunds.

If you have any questions, please email info@wcsdanceco.com

Special Event: Saturday West Coast Swing Workshop and Dance Party with Austin Kois

$45.00

Price: $45.00 per person.

When you purchase this event online, you will receive an email notification of your purchase. This email is your proof of full event pass purchase. Your name will be added to our attendees list which we will check you in on the day of the event.

You may also purchase your full event pass on the day of the event at the door.

You may also send in a check to purchase the full event pass. Make it out to and send to:
Jennifer Filzen Dance
601A Dickman Ave.
Monterey, CA 93940

Private lessons:
Cost: $125.00 for 45-minute private lesson with Austin Kois. Private lessons are limited to between 1-2 people per private. (Note: Payment will be taken at the time of the private lesson, paid directly to Austin.)

Austin is a West Coast Swing Champion-level competitive dancer and instructor. The private lessons will be held on July 13 at the address above at the times shown below. Private lessons are a great way to receive one-on-one instruction and feedback as well as learn individual, personalized technique. Private lessons are paid for by the student directly to the instructor. To schedule a private lesson with Austin, please see the schedule of available times below. Email info@wcsdanceco.com to secure one of the available time slots below. Check below for availability.

Private lessons available time slots with Austin Kois:

10:15 – 11:00 AM
11:15 – 12:00 PM
12:15 – 1:00 PM (BOOKED – Not available)
1:15 – 2:00 PM (BOOKED – Not available)

Refunds on Special Dance Event:
If you purchase a full event pass, but find out later that you cannot attend for the entire day, you have two options.

1) You may transfer your full event pass to another person. Please email info@wcsdanceco.com to inform of us this change.
2) You may request a full refund credit back to the credit card that was used to purchase the full event pass.

Please notify us as soon as you know you will not be attending the event in its entirety or wish to transfer your full event pass to another person. However, if you are going to miss one of the workshops, part of a workshop, and/or the social dance party, we cannot offer any refunds or prorated refunds.

If you have any questions, please email info@wcsdanceco.com

West Coast Swing Full-Day Workshop & Dance Party with Refreshments

Event Date: July 13, 2024 from 3:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Austin Kois is a Champion level West Coast Swing dancer. He has been dancing West Coast Swing for over a decade and teaching for more than half of that time. Austin lives in San Francisco, CA, where he helps run the venerable Mission City Swing, one of San Francisco’s most iconic West Coast Swing dance nights as Head of Education and a member of the leadership team. Austin also runs Groovy Tuesdays WCS in conjunction with Starlite Ballroom in San Jose, CA on Tuesday nights, bringing dancers together from all around the South Bay.

In 2023, Austin was inducted into the California Swing Dance Hall of Fame in the Nova Star category. He has won or placed in a multitude of competitions in both Jack and Jill and Strictly Swing divisions at contests across the United States and internationally.

The West Coast Swing Dance Company is excited to bring Austin to the Monterey Peninsula for a day of workshops, dances, & private lessons!

Please note, for this event all dancers should know their basics in West Coast Swing.

Event Schedule:
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ~ Workshop “Easy Ways To Make Pattern Variations”
4:00 PM – 4:10 PM  ~ Dance break
4:10 PM – 5:10 PM ~ Workshop “Rhythm And Anchor Variations
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5:10 PM – 7:00 PM ~ Dance venue closed for Dinner Break (everyone will be on their own for dinner)
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM ~ WCS dance party with snacks, refreshments, and PIZZA!!