Phil Adams & Mindia Robin have taken their passion for dance and created a growing community of wonderful people who all share a love of dance. They teach and judge dance internationally, but are based in Southern California. They enjoy inspiring others to improve their dance abilities in a fun environment. Experience this magical couple first-hand, through their DVD's, weekly classes, private lessons, 1st Saturday Workshop & Swing Dance, Special Events, & entertaining Newsletter "As the Dancer Turns!"
BIG NEWS!!! Phil & Mindia have a new FACEBOOK PAGE: Phil And Mindia Dance! Please visit & like the page!
PHIL & MINDIA'S DANCE TEAM PERFORMANCE:
The Team's brand new West Coast Swing routine had its big debut at the 1st Saturday Event on June 3rd (South Bay Dance Center in Lomita)! The video will be uploaded soon, with a few pics! The Team will add more performances later in the year. Stay tuned...
(See Dance Team page for more info.)
PHIL & MINDIA'S IMPROV WEST COAST SWING DANCE:
To catch a recent glimpse of Phil & Mindia doing a lead & follow (improvised) West Coast Swing Dance at the Hacienda Hotel, check out "Phil and Mindia" on YouTube! This was from 2014 at the Hacienda Hotel, where Phil & Mindia taught for years. Thanks to Terry Cricksman for taking & sharing this fun video!
1st TIMERS FREE for the THURSDAY venue at WESTCHESTER ELKS LODGE! (See Class Schedule page for details!)
EXCITING NEWSFLASH! PHIL & MINDIA TAUGHT THE NEW 2017 INTERNATIONAL WEST COAST SWING ROUTINE!
Thanks to friends in France (see credits at the end of the video) for creating another fun routine to share with the world. In 2017, Phil & Mindia had 37 couples perform at Grand Park, Los Angeles.
2017 FLASHMOB PERFORMANCES!
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 2nd, 2017: INTERNATIONAL Flashmob performance around the world! Los Angeles venue... DRUM ROLL PLEASE... International West Coast Swing Flashmob Performance (here's the video) & 3 HOUR SOCIAL WCS DANCE PARTY!!
Phil & Mindia hosted & DJ'd this event.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th, 2017: Flashmob performance at Phil & Mindia's monthly event on the 2nd Saturday. Also celebrating Mindia's Birthday! South Bay Dance Center in Lomita. ***NOTE*** $5 Spectator/Non-Dancer fee.
***UPCOMING*** THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21st, 2017. Flashmob performance at Phil & Mindia's weekly Thursday Dance at Westchester Elks Lodge in Playa Del Rey! 1st Timers FREE! (See Special Events page for details.)
2018 INTERNATIONAL FLASHMOB WCS!
You can join the Facebook page just for the Los Angeles International Flashmob group. Start looking for a partner for next year! Practice will be over the summer of 2018 (beginning around June or July). If you need a partner, let Phil & Mindia know; they will try & help you pair up.
2016 INTERNATIONAL FLASHMOB WEST COAST SWING!
In 2016, Phil & Mindia had 34 couples perform the International Flashmob at the Santa Monica Promenade (here's the video). Thanks to Steve Stingley & assistant Marty Heger for the memories on video & in pics! On that day around the world, on September 3rd, there were 39 countries represented, 240 cities, & over 6000 dancers all doing the same great WCS routine. WOW!!!
"LOVE FOREVER" MUSIC VIDEO RELEASED!
A while back, a sweet couple (former students), David & Brittany Farkas, came to Phil & Mindia's Thursday venue at Westchester Elks (Playa Del Rey), to film a music video for a song from their new album! Phil & Mindia were so thrilled to be a part of this music video project with their inspired dance family! David & Brittany are a lovely couple; they are talented musicians as well. Thank you so much for this opportunity. Please enjoy the music video... watch until the very end for a fun-loving surprise! It was a treat to get to dance to the beautiful song "Love Forever" & share all the joy with everyone.
Learn how to dance, with lots of fun along the way! Phil & Mindia (pictured above) offer many classes throughout the week, from Beginner to Advanced levels. They teach at different venues throughout SoCal. Come meet their growing community, and check out their FREE WEEKLY BEGINNER CLASSES! No partner needed for any classes. No experience needed for Beginner classes. Drop-ins always welcome for all classes at all locations. Click here for a printable schedule (opens in a new window).
WEEKLY WEDNESDAY CLASSES w/ PHIL at MEMORIES in WHITTIER: INTERMEDIATE HUSTLE, BEGINNER CHA CHA, & INTERMEDIATE NIGHTCLUB 2-STEP! (See Class Schedule page for details, and click here for a printable flyer.)
UPCOMING PRACTICE FOR DANCE TEAM STARTS BACK UP AGAIN IN OCTOBER! Let Phil & Mindia know if interested.
THE NEXT MONTHLY WORKSHOP & SWING DANCE EVENT is on the 1st SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7th: PHIL & MINDIA TEACH & DJ!
Thanks everyone, for making Mindia's Bday celebration & Flashmob Party on September 9th epic! Great people, great memories, & a great visit from Hurricane Evacuees Steve & Russ Axelrod (Mindia's dad & brother) from Florida!
SAME VENUE: SOUTH BAY DANCE CENTER in Lomita... 4,500 square foot hardwood dance floor! AGES 18 & up. Complimentary bottled water & snacks included.
Join 150 to 200 dancers for one of Southern California's largest Swing Dance parties! On the 1st Saturday of every month (occasionally on the 2nd Saturday), hundreds of dancers come for workshops & social dancing. There are WORKSHOPS for WEST COAST SWING, COUNTRY 2-STEP, & NIGHTCLUB 2-STEP (no partner needed). Dance past midnight to great music.
*NOTE* See 1st Saturday Event page for pricing , details, & upcoming event dates.
SAVE THE DATES for upcoming 1st Saturday Events:
NOVEMBER 4th, & DECEMBER 2nd, 2017!!
See the printable flyer for details (opens in a new window).
PHIL & MINDIA'S STUDENTS PERFORM INTERNATIONAL FLASHMOB FOR WEST COAST SWING SEPTEMBER, 2nd, 2017! Grand Park, Los Angeles. 37 couples in 101 degree heat... WOW!
WEEKLY VENUE for PHIL & MINDIA'S WEST COAST SWING THURSDAYS at WESTCHESTER ELKS LODGE in PLAYA DEL REY!
***FIRST TIMERS FREE!!!***
NO PARTNER OR EXPERIENCE NEEDED for Beginner classes; drop-ins welcome for all classes! AGES 21 & up. NO OUTSIDE BEVERAGES PERMITTED.
See Class Schedule for details or click here for the printable flyer (opens in a new window).
*NOTE* CLASSES & DANCING ARE EVERY THURSDAY, (UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED).
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 2nd: INTERNATIONAL FLASHMOB PERFORMANCE! Grand Park, Los Angeles.
2nd SATURDAY EVENT on SEPTEMBER 9th, 2017! MONTHLY WORKSHOP & DANCE: MINDIA'S BDAY PARTY & INTERNATIONAL FLASHMOB PERFORMANCE!
(Lomita). (See Monthly Event page for details.)
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21st: INTERNATIONAL FLASHMOB PERFORMANCE! Westchester Elks in Playa Del Rey. 1st Timers FREE! (See Special Events page for details.)
1st SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7th:
MONTHLY WORKSHOP & DANCE! South Bay Dance Center in Lomita. (e Special Events page for details.)