Class Descriptions

Discover Dance Evening

If you haven’t danced before, or don’t believe you can, then you must come and join us for this fun evening.  Meet our instructors, social dancers and discover what social dancing is all about – maybe try it yourself.  Enjoy some snacks and see some demos and get more information on available Ballroom, Latin and Swing classes.  Couples and singles welcome.  Pre-registration required.

Two Left Feet Ballroom Dance

A slow paced, fun session to get you started in social dancing for those who have never danced, or have given up and would like a fresh start.  Learn the elegant Social Foxtrot at your own speed with plenty of guided practice time.  Couples and singles welcome.

Two Left Feet Latin Dance

A slow paced, fun session to get you started in social dancing for those who have never danced, or have given up and would like a fresh start.  Learn the lively Cha Cha Cha at your own speed with plenty of guided practice time.  Couples and singles welcome.

Ballroom Dance Beginner

Introduction to International ballroom dancing with certified instructor.  Impress your friends on the dance floor with the elegant Waltz, effortless Social Foxtrot, energetic Quickstep and characteristic Tango.  Make it a fun and social outing while keeping your body agile.  No previous dancing experience required.  Partners are recommended but singles are welcome.

Ballroom Fever – Beginner

Learn to ballroom dance with a certified instructor. Impress your friends on the dance floor with the elegant Waltz, Social Foxtrot and Quickstep. Make it a fun and social outing while keeping your body agile. No previous dancing experience is required. Couples and singles welcome.

Latin Fever – Beginner

Learn to Latin dance with a certified instructor. Impress your friends on the dance floor with the Cha Cha, Rumba and Samba. Make it a fun and social outing while keeping your body agile. No previous dancing experience is required. Couples and singles welcome.

Ballroom & Latin Dance Beginners Continuation

More on International Ballroom and Latin American dancing.  A quick review of basic techniques covered in the beginner’s class followed by more advanced but easy variations.  Come join us even if you have not danced for awhile.  This continuation class will cover about two out of the ten International dances each season including Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep, Samba, Cha Cha, Paso Doble, Rumba and Jive.  Each session will consist of one hour of instruction followed by 30 minutes of practice time jointly with the Ballroom & Latin Advanced group.  Prerequisite: Ballroom & Latin Dance Beginner 1 & 2 or equivalent.  Jive & Swing Beginners not compulsory but highly recommended.

Ballroom & Latin Advanced

A continuous technique class for those who wish to learn more on the ten International Ballroom and Latin American dances.  Two of the ten dances will be covered in each season.  Different dances will be taught each season until all ten dances are covered.  Classes will focus mainly on techniques on the Silver to Gold Star syllabus steps plus the occasional open materials aimed for skilled social dancers, competitors and medal exam students.  Each session will consist of 30 minutes of practice time jointly with the Beginner Continuation group followed by one hour of instruction.  Prerequisite: minimum three sessions of Beginners Continuation; must be familiar with most Bronze syllabus steps or equivalent.

Jive & Swing Beginners

Learn the all-time dance favourite that rocked the world!  Never jived?  No problem, this class is for you.  We will commence with simple routines and slower tempo music and gradually progress to faster pace variations.  Make it a fun and social outing while working your legs with jumps and kicks.  No previous dancing experience required.  Partners are recommended but singles are welcome.

Jive & Swing – Beginner Continuation

More advanced variations for those who got hooked to this dynamic dance.  Prerequisite: Jive & Swing Beginner or equivalent.

Latin Dance Formation Team

This is a continuation session for the Latin Formation Team.  You will work towards performing at larger events and competitions. You will also be expected to invest in a team costume and practice times outside of the regular session.  New participants interested in joining are asked to contact the instructor through Parks & Recreation before registering.

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