Our Studio

As one of Toronto's top voted dance studios, we strive to offer the very best in adult, youth and teen dance class instruction in a friendly and welcoming environment. Dance is the fastest pathway to joy, so come here to leave your troubles on the dance floor.

Ballroom and Latin
Dance Classes

About Our Dance Classes

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 who are new to ballroom and classes for those who are a more experienced dancer. 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.

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Available Classes

American Ballroom Basics

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

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 lead/follow techniques.

Each dance is taught for four weeks. Our teachers are some of the best: Steven and Mark.

Tuesdays with Mark 7p.m.- 8p.m.

April – Salsa
May – East Coast Swing
June – Foxtrot
July/August – Salsa

Thursdays with Steven 7p.m – 8p.m.

Foxtrot – Starts March 30
Salsa – Starting April 28
East Coast Swing – Starting May 26
Waltz/Foxtrot – Starting June 23

 


American Bronze and Pre-Silver

Jump-In Class (Please phone the studio at 416-406-3262 to find out the best times to jump into a 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 American Rhythm progressing through technique, balance, and basic patterns from both a Leader and Follower perspective.

  • Intermediate Rhythm -TBD

American Ballroom Boot Camp – Intermediate

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

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

July 4, 11, 18 – Samba
July 25, Aug 1, 8 – Waltz
Aug 15, 22, 29 – East Coast Swing

Hustle & Hustle Boot Camp

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;

  • Tuesdays (starting in July 5th) 8p.m. – 9p.m.

Hustle boot camp with Steve & Annie focuses on the same theme/patterns for 4 weeks at a time. The class is technique based and aimed towards students with basic hustle foundation;

  • Saturdays 1:00p.m. – 2:30p.m.

Intermediate Hustle class is for those ready to amp up their hustle patterns and technique. The dance will be broken down into its core fundamentals for you to apply to any future turn patterns.


International Latin Technique

Jump-In Class – previous basic experience needed

  • Cha Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble, Jive

Annie will take you through the fundamental techniques and intermediate patterns of 5 Latin dances. Different dance focus each week.

West Coast Swing

Jump-in Class

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.

 

Instructors

Annie Lebedeva

CDF Certified in Ballroom: American and International, Night Club dances and Certification faculty member

Arpad Raymon

CDF Certified in Ballroom: American, Tap, and Musical Theatre

Danielito Guajardo

Argentine Tango, Salsa, Latin Dances, Casino Rueda

Linda Walsh

Argentine Tango

Mark Read

CDF Certified in Ballroom: American and International, Night Club dances and Certification faculty member

Milena Kolarova

CDF Certified in Ballroom: American and International, Judge for International Ballroom & Latin Dances

Nicole Heinecke

CDF Certified in Ballroom: American, Night Club dances and Certification faculty member

Steven James

CDF Certified in Ballroom: American, Night Club dances and Certification faculty member

Pricing Options

For adult classes only, if you need to miss a class and give us 24 hours advanced notice, we offer you a make-up class in one of our various jump-in classes.  No refunds ON ANY PURCHASES

SINGLE CLASS FEE

$19.25

plus HST

Jump-in Classes

1 class = $19.25
5 classes = $90
10 classes = $175
20 classes = $330

Valid for 6 months from date of purchase.
NO REFUNDS OR EXTENSIONS.

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