February 9-12, 2023

31st Annual

‚ÄčSweetheart Jamboree

Doug Silton


Doug Silton, professional dancer, choreographer, performer, and instructor, has been dancing since 1988 and has been teaching, competing, and performing internationally since 1998. He travels the globe sharing his love of social dancing, technique, as well as judging on the WSDC and NASDE circuits and competing in the Showcase and Sophisticated and Champions Jack & Jill and Strictly dance divisions.


Doug is the founder of a Domestic Non-Profit Foundation, The Silton Foundation, which gives over $15,000 in dance scholarships annually to dancers in financial need.


From 2017 - 2020, Doug was a primary and specialty judge at the US Open Swing Dance Championships - the premiere West Coast Swing dance competition in the world. Not only was he the most worked judge because of his level of fusion expertise but he was responsible for the West Coast Swing judges' training for Lindy Hop.


To book private coaching with Doug at Sweetheart Jamboree please email dance@dougsilton.com or text 503-407-1037