Thanks to everyone who came out to last week’s awesomely fun and welcoming first-Tuesday-of-the-month FREE lesson night!!
Regularly-scheduled classes continue at the Dovercourt House *TONIGHT* (we’re now at week #5 of the current series) followed by social dancing for all 🙂
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 (New classes in all levels start March 28th)
~8:45 p.m.-midnight Fun, social dance party!! Just $5 or free with any lesson
Dovercourt House – 805 Dovercourt Rd., 1st floor
See the calendar – or www.towestcoast.com/classes for more details
DYNAMIC DUO “BONUS CLASS” *THIS* THURSDAY – MARCH 11th
Open to any level – no registration required!!
8:00-9:30 p.m. Wax On, Wax Off – Fun Flares and Tricks with Nelson Clarke and Kyle Fitzgerald
9:30-11:00 p.m. Social dancing
Come one, come all!!! Just $15
At the Wu Xing Martial Arts Studio – 374 Dupont St.
See the calendar
I LOVE SUNDAYS! AT RHYTHM & MOTION WITH SHELLEY SAXENA
Drop in Intermediate WCS class 6:00-7:00 p.m. and FUN social dancing 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Rhythm & Motion Studio – 3352 Dundas St. West (at Runneymede)
www.shelleysaxena.com or see the calendar
NELSON CLARKE IN ANCASTER *THIS* SATURDAY – MARCH 18th
Wake up your feet and finesse your WCS footwork with the fun, fabulous and hugely talented Nelson Clarke.
3:00-4:00 p.m. – Learn the ‘Have Fun Go Mad’ line dance ($10)
4:00-6:00 p.m. – Styling and Footwork for both Leaders and Followers ($20)
No advance registration necessary.
Saturday night Ancaster dance:
7:00-7:45 p.m. Beginner WCS lesson with Joanna Swanson
7:45-8:30 p.m. Intermediate WCS lesson with Nelson
Admission $10 (includes both lessons) $8 for students
At the Marshall Memorial United Church in Ancaster
Facebook Event or see calendar for more details
DO YOU LIKE TO WATCH?
The University of Toronto’s annual Festival of Dance takes place at the end of this month at the Hart House theatre on the UofT campus. Billed as the “largest university dance festival in Canada” it spans two nights and features a wide variety of dance styles – including (we think for the first time on the Hart House stage) West Coast Swing! Members of our ‘Awesome Threesome’ Dance Team will be performing Friday, March 31st – curtain time 7:30 p.m. Advance tickets ($12) recommended: buy here
See the calendar for more details.
“Westies Go Ga-Ga” movie outing is planned for Friday, April 7th at the Ted Rogers Hot Docs Cinema, near Bloor and Bathurst. “Mr. Gaga” promises to be a behind-the-scenes look at the “process” of renowned choreographer Ohad Naharin, along with performances of his pieces captured on film over a period of eight years. Starting at 8:45 p.m. – arrive early to claim your seat, get some popcorn and perhaps a beer or wine (in a sippy-cup!). You can purchase your ticket in advance here.
See the calendar for more details.
ALSO IN APRIL….
- Robert Royston Intensives (and dance) in Ancaster: April 1st & 2nd Facebook Event or see the calendar
- Awesome Threesome Team Try-outs: April 2nd and April 8th Facebook Event or see the calendar
- First-Tuesday-of-the-Month FREE class: April 4th – BYOB: Bring Your Own Beginner! See the calendar
- Shelley Saxena’s Motion Study weekend: April 14th & 15th shelleydance.com or see the calendar
- Swingin’ Montreal with Maxime and Torri: April 21st & 22nd Facebook Event or see the calendar
Sweet Side of Swing Northwest (Vancouver) June 23-25 www.sweetsideofswing.com/nw.html
Toronto Open Swing Hustle Championships (TOSHC) July 13-16 www.toshc.comShare