TOWestCoast Blog

13SEP16 – JUST DANCE!

Join Shelley Saxena on the *first* floor of the Dovercourt House tonight (Tuesday, September 13) for social dancing in our new home*
9:00 p.m. until midnight – only $5 or FREE for students currently registered in the WCS*HD or WCS*Fundamentals series

Please see the calendar for full details.

We’re back to regularly scheduled classes *next* week, September 20th:
6:30-7:15 p.m. WCS*HD $18 drop-in
7:15-8:00 p.m.  WCS*Repertoire
8:00-9:00 p.m.  WCS*Fundamentals – Sorry, no drop-ins. Graduates of this series are invited to “Rinse & Repeat” for FREE (pay only $5 for the Social)

*Yes – the move to the first floor is permanent. Hope you like the change!
The Dovercourt House is located at 805 Dovercourt Rd. (west of Ossington, north of Bloor)

THURSDAY NIGHT WCS WITH THE “DYNAMIC DUO” – NEW CLASSES STARTING SEPTEMBER 15th
Nelson Clarke and Kyle Fitzgerald are also in a new space, teaching two classes followed by a WCS social!
8:00-9:00 p.m.  Building your Foundation
9:00-10:00 p.m.  Improving your Foundation
(Series of four classes $55; all eight classes $100; Drop-ins $15)
**Please note that both levels of classes assume a mastery of West Coast Swing basic patterns and technique**
10:00-midnight WCS Social – Just $5 or free with any class
See the calendar for more details/future schedule
Wu Xing Martial Arts Studio – 374 Dupont (near Dupont subway station)

HUSTLE/WCS SOCIAL AT JOY OF DANCE – SEPTEMBER 16-18
Fun and fabulous Daniel McGee and James Kilburn are back at Joy of Dance for a weekend of West Coast Swing (Friday) and Hustle (Saturday & Sunday)
See the calendar for more complete schedule, or the Facebook Event
Joy of Dance – 95 Danforth Avenue (at Broadview)

SUNDAY WCS WITH SHELLEY – NEW *BEGINNER* CLASSES STARTING SEPTEMBER 18th
5:00-6:00 p.m.  Fall Beginner Series (six weeks for $90)
6:00-7:00 p.m.  Intermediate Drop-in Classes $18 including Social
7:00-9:00p.m.  Social WCS dancing just $5 or free with any class
See the calendar or www.shelleydance.com for more details
Rhythm & Motion – 3352 Bloor St. West (at Dundas)

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24th

  • “Three’s Company” Team Rehearsals start!! See the calendar for more details and please contact me if you have any questions!
  • September WCS Ancaster Dance – Joanna Swanson teaching and deejaying. See the calendar or Facebook Event
  • Steps Studio Grand Opening Party – celebrating their new location with WCS/Hustle room. See calendar for more details

FOOTNOTE – The science is in: dancing is good for your brain, as well as your body 🙂
All of us who dance know the benefits of dancing go well beyond just getting us off the couch and being with other people.  My cousin, a ballet instructor, sent me this interesting link:
http://www.lifehack.org/374710/5-things-that-will-happen-to-your-brain-when-you-dance

 

See you next week!!

Julie

 

 

0