Learn WCS


Learn WCS in the Monterey Bay Area

Santa Cruz County

Chuck and Pat’s WCS Lesson and Dance – Gonna Dance!
Tuesdays, Santa Cruz
Happens every Tuesday unless Chuck and Pat are on holiday. Always check calendar to be sure class is happening. Occasionally other dances will be introduced such as Nightclub 2-Step. Again, be sure to check Tuesdays on the calendar for start date and specifics..

7:00 PM – 6 week Beg. Level 2 WCS series
8:00 – Drop-in Intermediate Lesson
One lesson $9/both lessons $12

Market Street Theater, 222 Market Street, Santa Cruz
Chuck – 831.479.4826

Chuck and Pat also teach a beginning WCS series on Monday evenings through Capitola Recreation

For more information contact Chuck Dicks at:

Telephone: (831) 479-4826 - e-mail: chuckdicks@mac.com

website: www.gonnadance.com - Facebook

Monterey County

Monterey has a very active WCS community. The West Coast Swing Dance Company regularly brings in All Star or Champion dancers to teach their classes. Please refer to their schedule for details.




For a complete class schedule, pricing details, and directions, visit our website at The West Coast Swing Dance Company.

Private Lessons

Suzy Keating
One-on-one for the beginner who is leery of a group or who is already learning patterns through classes and/or videos. Suzy focuses on good basics and fine-tuning your lead. Lessons are taught in her home by Dominican Hospital. Call Suzy at (831) 462-0213 or email her at suzykeat@yahoo.com.

Pat Evans
For those unable to take group lessons or wishing to have one-on-one instruction. Take advantage of Pat’s15 years of teaching experience. Lessons are taught in her home in Santa Cruz. Contact Pat at 476-9747 or email her at pevans@baymoon.com

See our links page for more dance opps in the San Francisco and South Bay Areas.

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The West Coast Swing Dance Company is owned and operated by Rene Arreola and Jennifer Filzen.
Contact Jen at jenniferfilzen@gmail.com or 408-833-9868 with any questions.

Jennifer Filzen
Located in Monterey, Jennifer teaches Beginners in her home. Contact Jennifer at (831) 324-0816 or email her at jenniferfilzen@gmail.com.