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09APR18 – You could be dancing!!

NOT TOO LATE!!….to join any class series that started last week and will continue until May 8th (five classes/weeks remaining)

6:30-7:15 p.m.  WCS*Finesse with Shelley Saxena : $99 including dance party
7:15-8:00 p.m.  WCS*Repertoire
: $85 including dance party (Finesse and Repertoire together: $145)
8:00-9:00 p.m.  WCS*Fundamentals : $85 including dance party
~8:45 p.m. Join our newest dancers to warm up for social dancing until midnight (Guest DJ Rain!) – just $5 or free with any class
Register online or at the door with “Amazing Grace” (cash or cheque only)

More details and class FAQs at:
Dovercourt House – 805 Dovercourt Rd. (west of Ossington, north of Bloor)

  • Not too late to join Shelley’s Sunday classes either – or see the calendar
  • Monday nights with Lucky at the West-Way are ongoing – please see the calendar
  • The Dynamic Duo started a new series last Thursday – (check if space is still available; classes are role-balanced)

*THIS* FRIDAY, APRIL 13th – Special WCS Musicality Class at TSDS
The Toronto Swing Dance Society has invited me to teach a special West Coast Swing musicality lesson before their monthly dance this Friday.
7:30 p.m. Doors Open
7:45-9:00 p.m.  Lesson (assumes knowledge of West Coast Swing Basics:  Side Passes, Sugar Push, Tucks and Whips)
9:00 p.m. until midnight:  Dancing to a mix of West Coast, East Coast and Latin/2-Step/other styles
Usual TSDS pricing ($5 or members, $10 for non-members) – and there’s a bar available!
Facebook Event or please see the calendar
Lithuanian House – 1573 Bloor St. West (just west of Dundas)

*NEXT* FRIDAY, APRIL 20th – TurnOut Friday
Hosted by Lucky and Maelys, beginner/basics wcs lesson followed by social dancing in a cool craft brewery/restaurant in Liberty Village. Just $10 (with a $5 coupon towards your drink or something to eat!)  Please see the calendar
3 Brasseur (3 Brewers) – 2 Liberty St., Liberty Village 

May is my birthday month so I’m especially psyched that we have so much fun dancing to look forward to!!

  • The one-and-only Mr. Robert Royston will be in Ancaster May 4-6 teaching three “intensive” workshops. See the calendar for more details.
  • Lucky Sipin will be teaching the at the Friday Night Toronto Swing Dance Society Dance on May 11th or see the calendar
  • Shelley Saxena’s next Follower Styling Secrets is scheduled for Saturday, May 12th at the Dovercourt House or see the calendar
  • JulieFest!!  It’s my party: Friday night, May 25th at the Dovercourt House, and then at Joy of Dance on Saturday, May 26th Facebook Event or please see the calendar
  • And then there’s the…

Brought to you by the same “magical” couple who brought you Spotlight New Year’s Dance Celebration: Jason and Annemarie Marker – and backed by an amazing Pro Staff (Ben Morris & Victoria Henk, John Kirkconnell & Alyssa Glanville, Jason Miklic & Sophy Kdep, Matt Auclair, Sonya Dessureault, our own Nelson Clarke 😊, and others)

Sweeeet International Pass available (US$115 before May 6th) – and thank you, Joanna Swanson for arranging tables!

  • Please register online and then personal message or email Joanna to let her know you want to sit at one of the Canada ROCKS the Michigan Classic tables Facebook Event
  • Check out the *new hotel* and book your US$129 MiC rate Hotel Website

Please let me know if you have any questions and see you tomorrow night!!