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20JUN17 – TOSHC WEEK!

Getting SO excited about the upcoming West Coast Swing invasion for the Toronto Open Swing & Hustle Championships!!  Don’t let the word “championships” intimidate you; sure, there’ll be a bunch of (fun!) competitions, but also a wide range of workshops and learning opportunities – including a three-hour mini-intensive with Arjay Centano on the Thursday night. Check out the complete workshop schedule hereI’ve put together a suggested itinerary for the week leading up to TOSHC...

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13JUN17 – Swingin’ in the Summertime!

Please BYOWB (Bring Your Own Water Bottle) and stay hydrated!! Oh, and guys might want to bring a spare shirt or two. Yeah, it’s that time of year again…Classes continue this week; guest deejay in da (Dovercourt) house 😊6:30-7:15 p.m.  WCS*HD with Shelley Saxena - $18 to drop in, including social dancing 7:15-8:00 p.m.  WCS*Repertoire - $15 to drop in, including social dancing 8:00-9:00 p.m.  WCS*Fundamentals – Sorry, no drop-ins. The next Fundamentals (Beginner) serie...

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05JUN17 – Aloha!

Greetings from Prince Edward Island!  Yes, I have “Islands on my mind” right now as we plan for this year’s International West Coast Swing Flash Mob. The kick off to this years ‘Summer School’ to learn and practice as a group is coming up:  Tuesday, June 27th – with an “Island Theme” (grass skirts, Hawaiian shirts, leis, pirate gear, a T-shirt from your last Island vacation, anything nautical….) Facebook Event or see the calendar – but in the meantime….I’m looking...

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