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Waterloo Westies workshops and dance
November 4, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Come join us on Saturday, November 4th for another night of West Coast Swing dancing in Waterloo!
West Coast Swing is an urban, smooth, and modern style of swing dancing. It encourages personal expression of the music and is danced to a variety of music, including Top 40, R&B, Pop, Blues, and more! A must try dance!
The Waterloo Westies is very excited that Shelley Saxena will be teaching the lessons before the dance on November 4th, 2017. She will also be providing two workshops in the afternoon to add to the basics of your West Coast Swing dancing. Come learn from one of Toronto’s best dancers and West Coast Swing teachers! We are so excited to have her back. Can’t wait to see you there.
Shelley’s ultimate passion is dance and she got a minor degree in dance at University of Calgary. She has been dancing West Coast Swing for 18 years. She teaches group and private lessons as well as competes mainly in the US. She recently achieved her All Star level.
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Book your private lesson with Shelley as she will be offering privates in the afternoon before her workshops. Email her at email@example.com to book your private today.
4:00-5:00pm : Rock that Footwork
This workshop will focus on improving foot articulation. How to better roll through the feet as well as add some variety to basic anchors.
5:00-6:00pm : Let’s Sweep that Floor
Learn how and where to add sweeps into your West Coast Swing. For both leaders and followers. Building on basics, a variety of simple lead-follow patterns tht will insert sweeps/flares/rondes to help enhance overall musicality and shaping. There will also be a definite focus on quality of movement as well
Some experience with West Coast Swing dancing is required for these workshops. No partner required.
General Pricing: $30 per workshop, or $55 for both workshops
Student Pricing: $25 per workshop, or $45 for both workshops
Dancers will also receive $3 off admission to the social dance for participation in at least one workshop.
****Please note that starting in November the lessons & dance will be starting an be extra 30 minutes earlier***
7:15pm : Studio Door Opens
7:30 pm – 8:00 pm : Intermediate Lesson by Shelley Saxena
8:00 pm – 8:30 pm : Beginner Lesson by Shelley Saxena
8:30 pm – midnight : Social Dancing
General $11 ; General Student $10
Member $9 ; Student Member $8