The Teaching Team

We are super excited to have these amazing teachers back to BBB on our return after a year off. We are still working on the full schedule for the festival so watch this space for further updates.

Mike Legenthal1602203_10102047985856815_749962308_o

Mike is a passionate aficionado of jazz and blues dances, known all over the world for her friendliness, teaching skills, beautiful following, and expressive dancing.  She…read on

Dan and MikeDan Legenthal

Dan Legenthal lives in Boston, MA, working on as many vernacular jazz and blues dances as he can.  His passion extends to both the social floor and competition.  When not competing, he teaches at events…read on

Julie Brown

Julie’s expressive dancing and joyful, playful connection are known throughout the USA.  With a background in performance and solo dance, she is best known for her solo blues, artistic choreography…read on

Shawn Hershey

Shawn Hershey came from an extensive music background, studying classical trumpet performance at the Eastman School of Music, so when he started lindy hopping in 1999 with the Lindybaby studio, he quickly got hooked!…read on

11071412_683665858445802_4027522860221445215_oAdamo Ciarallo

Adamo is dedicated to nurturing, developing, and promoting the blues scene in London and Europe. Adamo also spreads his love for blues dancing and helps to develop strong blues…read on

Vicci Moore996115_517045738433397_3145946255915357243_n

Vicci is a professional dancer, specialising in blues and swing dance.  There is nothing she loves more in the world than dancing!  She has a broad knowledge of dance and the body…read on



Featured image: Photo – credit to Devon Rowland