RICHARD PUCCI. Richard is Artistic Director of The Uptown Swing Dance Company, running large social dance events in London and around the UK, since 2011. Combining a love for authentic swing, jazz and blues music with a deep understanding of swing dance styles and years of experience teaching at all levels, Richard is highly respected as a DJ for dancers of all levels of experience, as well as enthusiasts of vintage culture. He has a passion for collecting vintage records and is always looking for hidden gems to share with the dance floor.
Richard is a prominent figure on the local and international dance circuit, and is frequently invited to share his love of swing music and dance with other communities in Europe and beyond.