FALL TERM
Saturday, September 9 - Saturday, December 23, 2017


The studio is CLOSED on Sunday, October 8 and Monday, October 9 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

 

Ballroom dancing is back in a big way. We see it on Dancing With The Stars and So You Think You Can Dance. Joy of Dance has adult ballroom dance classes in International Standard, International Latin, as well as American Smooth and Rhythm. There are classes for those new to ballroom and classes for those more experienced dancers. At Joy of Dance we have classes from beginner to the more advanced. The beauty of ballroom is that it can be experienced and danced at any age. Joy of Dance offers the best in International Standard, International Latin or American Smooth and Rhythm styles of dance in either a group or private classes.  

Please see our Fees and Information page for pricing.

(Jump-In Class. Please phone the studio at 416-406-3262 to find out the best times to jump into class.)


Absolute Beginner
Wednesdays: East Coast Swing, Tango, Rumba, Waltz
Fridays: Tango, East Coast Swing, Waltz, Rumba
Tuesdays: Weast Coast Swing, Cha Cha, Tango, Rumba
Sundays: East Coast Swing, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, Tango

Beginners
Tuesdays: Foxtrot, Tango (8 & 7 weeks)

American Ballroom Basics Adult Jump-In dance classes are perfect for newcomers to Ballroom and is also good for those wanting to refresh and review. In these classes you will learn the basics of steps, rhythm, arm work, and leader and follower techniques.

Each dance is taught for four weeks. Our teachers are some of the best: Lauren, Ian, Nicole, Arpad and Mark.

Theses are Jump-In classes. Students can start every four weeks. For more information contact us at info@joyofdance.ca or call us at 416-406-3262.

September 09 - December 23
Sundays 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Instructor: Mark  Absolute Beginner Register
Tuesdays 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Instructor: Lauren  Absolute Beginner Register
Tuesdays 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Instructor: Lauren  Beginner Register
Wednesdays 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Instructor: Ian  Absolute Beginner Register
Fridays 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Instructor: Arpad  Absolute Beginner Register

(Jump-In Class. Please phone the studio at 416-406-3262 to find out the best times to jump into class.)


American Ballroom Boot Camp adult dance classes take learning style and technique to the next level.


Saturdays: Waltz, Viennese Waltz, Rumba
Sundays: Tango, Cha Cha, Waltz, Rumba

September 09 - December 23
Saturdays 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Instructor: Annie Register
Sundays 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Instructor: Mark Register

(Jump-In Class. Please phone the studio at 416-406-3262 to find out the best times to jump into class.)


American Ballroom Bronze adult dance classes are for those who have the fundamentals under their belt and are progressing through their bronze level of dance. Steve covers the basics for both American Smooth and Rhythm progressing through technique, balance, and basic patterns from both a Leader and Follower perspective. Both Smooth and Rhythm classes are available:


Bronze, Level 2 Smooth - Waltz, Foxtrot, Viennese Waltz, Tango
Bronze, Level 2 Rhythm - Rumba, Cha Cha, East Coast Swing, Salsa

September 09 - December 23
Wednesdays 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Instructor: Steven  Smooth Register
Wednesdays 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Instructor: Steven  Rhythm Register

(Jump-In Class. Please phone the studio at 416-406-3262 to find out the best times to jump into class.)


Have you been dancing Bronze level for a while and want to take it to the next level? Milena has an amazing ability to teach you the steps and techniques for silver that you are dancing with confidence quickly and easily. Silver level steps are really fun and very expressive. Don't wait, take this class now.

September 09 - December 23
Wednesdays 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Instructor: Milena  Smooth Register
Wednesdays 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm Instructor: Milena  Rhythm Register

(Registered Class)


Argentine Tango adult dance classes bring you one of the most popular and recognizable forms of Tango. We invite you to Tango Argentinian Style with us.

September 09 - December 23
Fridays 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Instructor: Danielito & Linda W  Beginner Register
Fridays 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm Instructor: Danielito & Linda W  Intermediate Register

(Registered Class)


Take your ballroom dancing to the next level in this exciting formation class! In this class you will learn a choreography consisting of various ballroom dances (such as tango, cha cha and swing), and some free form choreography including spins, dips, lifts and tricks.

September 09 - December 23
Thursdays 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm Instructor: Nicole Register

(Jump-In Class)


Hustle is a dance that can be done to all kinds of popular dance music: Pop, House, Funk, Remix, Latin or Disco music.

The Beginner adult dance classes are best suited for newcomers or those at the basic beginner level. You will get an understanding of the music and the basic concept of moving on the floor doing simple turn patterns.

Level 1 is the progression from basic beginner to a more advanced beginner to Level 1. In this class, Mark focuses on the newer footwork for leaders and wrap turn combo and double turn combos for followers.

September 09 - December 23
Saturdays 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Instructor: Steven & Annie  Boot Camp - Intermediate Register
Mondays 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Instructor: Mark  Beginner Register
Tuesdays 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm Instructor: Mark  Intermediate (Level 1) Register

(Jump-In Class. Please phone the studio at 416-406-3262 to find out the best times to jump into class.)



International Ballroom Basics Adult Jump-In dance classes are perfect for newcomers to Ballroom and is also good for those wanting to refresh and review. In these classes you will learn the basics of steps, rhythm, arm work, and leader and follower techniques.

Rumba, Waltz, Cha Cha, Tango


Each dance is taught for four weeks. For more information contact us at info@joyofdance.ca or call us at 416-406-3262.

September 09 - December 23
Thursdays 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Instructor: Lisa  Absolute Beginner Register

(Jump-In Class. Please phone the studio at 416-406-3262 to find out the best times to jump into class.)


International Bronze dances for this term are Tango, Cha Cha, Foxtrot, Jive.

September 09 - December 23
Wednesdays 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm Instructor: Annie Register

(Jump-In Class. Please phone the studio at 416-406-3262 to find out the best times to jump into class.)

International Silver is suited for those with bronze experience in the dances and wanting it to take it to the next level. Annie will take you through the fundamental techniques and move on to advanced bronze and silver figures.


Waltz, Rumba, Foxtrot, Cha Cha

September 09 - December 23
Fridays 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Instructor: Annie Register

Kizomba (8 weeks) & Bachata (8 weeks)

Kizomba is an up-and-coming dance, rapidly gaining popularity in the Latin scene. Described as a mix of bachata and Argentine tango, kizomba is fun, sensual, and easy to learn. Join Ian on Tuesdays to pick up the fundamentals, followed by a more in-depth look at the subtleties of connection and movement.

September 09 - December 23
Tuesdays 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Instructor: Ian  Beginner Register
Tuesdays 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm Instructor: Ian  Intermediate Register

(Jump-In Class)

FALL TERM: Salsa (8 weeks) & West Coast Swing (8 weeks)


Salsa and West Coast Swing are two of Toronto's most popular nightclub dances.
In this beginner class, you will be introduced to the fast paced, fun and flashy moves of Salsa and the smooth and slinky stylings of West coast Swing. By the end of term, you'll be ready to hit the clubs!

September 09 - December 23
Tuesdays 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Instructor: Nicole Beginner Register

(Jump-In)


West Coast Swing adult dance classes are fun and flirty classes. West Coast Swing can be danced to a wide variety of music such as R&B, POP, Blues, and Soul, which allows for a great variety of personal expression.

September 09 - December 23
Fridays 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Instructor: Steven  Advanced Beginner Register
Fridays 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Instructor: Steven  Intermediate Register
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