All dance is storytelling.

Some dance styles read like a familiar book. Modern jive is a campfire story, an urban legend – alive and improvisational, evolving with every retelling. Here, leads don’t just lead, follows don’t just follow – both partners shape the direction of the dance, as follows steal the lead and leads show off their style.

Sometimes sleek and sexy, sometimes cheeky and playful, modern jive is a versatile contemporary dance, always able to adapt to whatever’s playing right now…