​* Léo Newman *

Lindy Hop, Charleston, Blues & Vintage Jazz

"It's not the destination: it's the journey."

Léo started dancing over a decade ago and has been unstoppably enthusiastic ever since.
Traveling for workshops, dance events, and Jazz festivals, Léo is a zealous advocate
​for the lessons that can only be taught through active social dancing.

A keen competitor from the start, he has won or placed in numerous competitions
​from Lindy Bout in Vancouver to Harlem in Lithuania. 

​* Jordana King *

Lindy Hop, East Coast Swing, Charleston, Blues & Vintage Jazz

Jordana was introduced to swing dancing through the University of Ottawa in 2005 and had been addicted ever since! Jordana has taken classes with world-class instructors, including Virginie Jensen and Skye & Frida, & was accepted into the first-ever Master’s level class at Swing Out New Hampshire 2013. She has been teaching Swing dancing for over 8 years. 

"Jazzy J" has taught workshops in Kingston & Ottawa, and is thrilled to have been part of the Dance With Alana family for 8 years! Her passion is to encourage students of all levels to explore their musicality through social dancing, and to have a blast on the dance floor!