By Elaine Buchignani from Swing Dance SCT
There are plenty of examples of talented couples with mismatched sizes in the modern scene, but let’s take it back to the original Lindy Hoppers to appreciate some of the greatest size disparate couples to ever grace the floor. Check out this compilation on our YouTube channel:
More about the dancers and how they used their bodies to express themselves to jazz --
There are many complex and valid concerns that dancers face when trying to find partnerships, community, and acceptance in Lindy Hop, but we hope these original Lindy Hoppers inspire you to celebrate the unique talents and abilities of every body type and the infinite, creative ways they can interact with each other to jazz.