August 2020: Cat's Corner is back live and online!

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Cats Corner is the Wednesday Night Swing Dance Party in San Francisco that features monthly and weekly swing & Lindy Hop classes, live swing music every week with rotating bands and cocktail bar so you can enjoy drinks and socialize between dances.

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Cat’s Corner has moved to an online streaming format via Zoom.

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August 5, 2020
  • Steve Lucky & Carmen Getit

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Dance Party

Dance Party

They say a Cat has nine lives and that certainly applies to Cat’s Corner, which has enjoyed several incarnations since its inception in 2001. Founded by Catrine “Cat” Ljunggren, Joel Tornatore and Elliott Donnelly, the vision of Cat’s Corner was



Dance and listen to the best of the SF Swing and Jazz scene every Wednesday, featuring a wide variety of bands, different each week! Music styles range from Benny Goodman-styled cool combos, Hot Traditional Jazz, classic high-energy Big Band Swing,

Venue – The Valencia Room

Venue – The Valencia Room

The Valencia Room 647 Valencia Street, SF (near 18th) The iconic 30 year historic dive bar formerly known as the Elbo Room has been revived as The Valencia Room. The venue’s goal is to preserve the diverse culture and lasting

What dancers and students are saying

I've danced at swing clubs all around the world, and Cat's Corner is one of the best. Great environment, great people and great music.


Cat's Corner has been a fun learning experience so far, and I look forward to taking several more months of classes here. I've been telling my friends all about it!

Stephanie C. YELP.COM

[a] primo destination for hopping the night away

SF Examiner