Egle Nemickaite is a swing dancer from Vilnius, Lithuania where she is dancing, performing, teaching and inspiring the community at What a Jazz Dance Studio everyday. Dance followed Egle through all her life, but she found the real passion for Lindy Hop and later on for Collegiate Shag too. Dance has always felt like a big liberation for Egle. Liberation from routines, thoughts, work, limits. Dancing makes her feel true to herself, music and partner. It gives her the power of total freedom and also peace to the mind, body and heart. Her rich teaching experience is being increasingly appreciated at the international workshops as well. She shares her enormous passion for dance with great joy and commitment.
Arnas Razgūnas is a gentleman and passionate in everything he does. A dedicated swing dancer and teacher, a social dancer to the core, an explorer who often gets lost to surprise himself and discover things he didn’t think he could do. A true jazz enthusiast inspired mostly by energetic effortless swinging music Arnas is actively seeking a deep understanding of what’s swing in music and dance. Rich experience in teaching everyday local classes grants quality and fun with a clear explanation of his material by expressing music and yourself in it. Arnas is a co-founder of What a Jazz Dance Studio in Vilnius and co-organizer of the one and only Balboa & Shag festival in Lithuania – Swing Paradise.