TOWestCoast Blog

SEP14 – Falling for WCS

Week #2 of “Back to Cool” classes this week – not too late to join, and last chance for new Beginners to join in the Fundamentals series.
6:30-7:15 p.m. WCS*HD with Shelley Saxena
7:15-8:00 p.m. WCS*Repertoire
8:00-9:00 pm. WCS*Fundamentals
~8:45 start dancing with, and get to know our talented new Beginners
….until midnight:  WE DANCE!

Tuesday nights at the Dovercourt House (805 Dovercourt Rd.)
Full details at

Elaine’s Ancaster Dance – Saturday, September 19
Joanna Swanson teaching and deejaying – details on the calendar

Steps Studio Social – Saturday, September 26
Separate Salsa and Hustle/WCS rooms, with lessons – details on the calendar

Jessica Cox at You Can Dance – Sunday, September 27
Follower Intensive at You Can Dance – details on the calendar

and then….

will be HERE
in Toronto!!!!!!!
for Vision Dance Encounter
Intimate and focused West Coast Swing workshops with Jordan & Tatiana, Maxence & Virginie, Jason & Annemarie Marker and others, Jack & Jill competitions, social dancing in separate WCS room, outstanding performances – and Zouk classes and dancing, too. Official VDE West Coast Swing Pre-Party Tuesday, September 29th at the Dovercourt House. The event itself takes place at the CNIB (Canadian National Institute for the Blind) Conference Centre on Bayview Avenue – with proceeds going to the charity.

“Pure” West Coast Swing event with levelled workshops, WSDC competitions, performances and late night dancing taking place at the Holiday Inn Pointe Claire (free shuttle from/to both Dorval airport and train station – or just get in the car).  Both Joanna and I still have seats available with our  Toronto ROCKS! Montreal Westie Fest group (a.k.a. “the cool tables”) at C$144 – vs. US$125 online for general seating (no table for you)


 Other Not-to-be-missed, Get-in-the-car Events:

Advanced purchase “Mucho Mike” package is available online, in person or through email transfer:
$45 for two West Coast Swing lessons, one Hustle class and social dancing ($50 at the door) – individual workshop and dance only pricing available.
Joy of Dance Studios – 95 Danforth Ave (at Broadview). Please see the calendar for more details.

This week brings us the last Tuesday night of the summer so I’m going ask everyone: what was your best West Coast Swing memory of the Summer of 2015?  It could be an event, a single dance, or a memorable moment that still makes you laugh or smile just thinking about it.

See you tomorrow night!