Solomon Douglas

Solomon Douglas, dance instructor


Solomon is recognized the world over as an exponent and teacher of Lindy Hop, Blues Dancing, and related dance styles of African-American origin (such as the Charleston and Vernacular Jazz). He began teaching dance in 1999, and he has taught dance workshops all over the United States, Canada, the British Isles, Australia, and Asia. His teaching is both passionate and easygoing, both practical and philosophical.

Since 2007, Solomon’s preferred teaching partner has been Calico Goodrich. Calico is an inspired and inspiring instructor, with a passion for teaching and a passion for dance. Her deep technical knowledge, her creativity, her sense of humor, and her charming personality make her an absolute delight to learn from and to teach with.