TUESDAY, AUGUST 29th Last week of 4X4 classes, and last week of Flash Mob rehearsals *this week*!
6:30-8:00 p.m. Flash Mob rehearsal (must know choreography! If you learned at home you pay only $5 for the social
8:00-9:00 p.m. 4×4 “WCS moves you should know” – $15 to drop in, including social
9:00 p.m. until midnight – WCS social for all levels – $5
The days (and nights) do seem to be getting cooler but please continue to BYOWB – Bring Your Own Water Bottle – as always to the Dovercourt House, 805 Dovercourt Rd.
More details about the Flash Mob below and on the Facebook Event Page
THURSDAY, AUGUST 31st West Coast Swing on the Harbourfront *this week*
A chance for a Public Display of West Coast Swing – if you know the Flash Mob choreo please join us for a little “preview” before….
….SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 2nd Flash Mob – it’s ON!! We’re meeting at the Pavilion in the new Trillium Park at Ontario Place at 1:00 p.m. as we join the global West Coast Swing community in performing this year’s International West Coast Swing routine. Bring your camera! Bring your friends! Bring a picnic lunch and plan to spend the day at Ontario Place (free admission to the Active Ontario Festival – we might even perform the routine in another location!) or the CNE.
Directions and Transit
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5th: Happy WCS Anniversary and Open House – *next* week!
Celebrating 15 years of weekly West Coast Swing classes in Toronto with FREE CLASSES in *all* levels and discounted series pricing (available until September 12th):
6:30-7:15 p.m. WCS*HD with Shelley Saxena – $77 (reduced from $95)
7:15-8:00 p.m. WCS*Repertoire – $60 (reduced from $75)
8:00-9:00 p.m. WCS*Fundamentals – $60 (reduced from $75)
Class series run from September 5th – October 10th
Pre-register for classes online http://towestcoast.com/purchase-classes/ (email transfer or PayPal) – or at the door with Amazing Grace or “Alias Grace” – cash or cheque only.
West Coast Swing every Tuesday night at the Dovercourt House: 805 Dovercourt Rd. (west of Ossington, north of Bloor)
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th: GRATITUDE DANCE
Another fun celebration of West Coast Swing in the GTA – by getting *out* of the GTA – with an end-of-summer road trip up north to Thornbury (near Blue Mountain). A bunch of fun outdoor activities are suggested on the ACTIVITIES PAGE.
ALSO IN SEPTEMBER:
- Weekly Mix-it-up Mondays at the West-Way with Lucky Sipin
- The Dynamic Duo (Nelson Clarke & Kyle Fitzgerald) offer weekly WCS classes and practice session Thursday nights
- Weekly Sunday Fun Day WCS classes & practice with Shelley Saxena at Rhythm & Motion www.shelleydance.com
- Toronto Swing Dance Society Open House Friday, September 8th
- Phil & Flor are in Ancaster Saturday, September 16th
- Daniel and Jameson Hustle Intensive at Joy of Dance September 16-17
As always, please refer to the TOWestCoast calendar for more info – and let me know if you have any questions.
LOOKING AHEAD TO OCTOBER…
Get in the car! (or take the train or book your flight) to Montreal for Montreal Westie Fest – now taking place at the Marriott In-Terminal hotel at Dorval Airport – so if you do fly you can literally walk from the plane to your hotel room without going outside.
Check out the Toronto Rocks Montreal Westie Fest Facebook Page for updates, to post inquiries about ride-share and find room-mates – and don’t forget to contact Joanna Swanson – after you’ve registered – so she can save you a place at one of the Toronto Tables. Official website http://www.montrealwestiefest.com/