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.

Kids Dance Classes
for Ages 7-10

FALL/WINTER 2017/18

Saturday, September 9, 2017 –
Friday, January 26, 2018

WINTER/SPRING 2018

Saturday, February 3 –
Friday, June 15, 2018

About Our Dance Classes

Joy of Dance offers fun and energetic dance classes for kids in the GTA. Kids learn the FUNdamentals of dance, stress release and how to build self-esteem. Qualified dance instructors teach all our kids dance classes in an age-appropriate setting. From Hip Hop and Jazz to Lyrical, Ballroom and Ballet, we are sure to have the perfect class for your children to experience the joy of dance. Come visit us anytime to see how you will feel at home here.

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Scheduling Note:

The studio is CLOSED Sunday, October 8 and Monday, October 9 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Kids and Teen classes are cancelled for the Winter Break, Saturday, December 23, 2017 to Friday, January 5, 2018. Classes resume on Saturday, January 6, 2018.

Fall/Winter Dance Showcase

Date: Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 4 p.m.
Location: Queen Elizabeth Theatre at Exhibition Place
Tickets: $20
Students may have to purchase a costume for the Showcase.
Cost is usually between $50 – $70.

Available Classes

Ballet 7-10

Ballet dance classes for kids 7-10 are ideal for those interested in classical ballet and want to gain strength, control and technique.

Ballet Attire

Girls

Shoes (canvas or leather ballet slippers in ballet pink or skin tone) Tights: ballet pink or skin tone, Body Suit: any colour, Skirt: if desired. Hair: tidy, preferably in a bun

BOYS

Shoes: (canvas or leather ballet slippers black or white), Pants: Fitted or loose athletic shorts or black or navy fitted legging, Top: white fitted t-shirt, Hair: out of the face.

Looking for next term? Flip ahead using the calendar below or contact us.

 

FALL/WINTER 2017/18: Saturday, September 9, 2017 – Friday, January 26, 2018

WINTER/SPRING 2018: Saturday, February 3 – Friday, June 15, 2018

Ballroom 7-10

Ballroom has a special magic that can’t be explained. Students gain confidence, posture and character all while having fun. Waltz, Rumba, Cha Cha, Swing…students will learn a wide variety of dances.

Ballroom Scholarship Program
If a student is interested in attending Ballroom classes but for financial reasons is unable, we offer a scholarship program. We want every student interested in dancing ballroom to have the possibility. If interested please email nicole@joyofdance.ca.

Looking for next term? Flip ahead using the calendar below or contact us.

 

FALL/WINTER 2017/18: Saturday, September 9, 2017 – Friday, January 26, 2018

WINTER/SPRING 2018: Saturday, February 3 – Friday, June 15, 2018

Contemporary Lyrical 7-10

Contemporary dance is now seen on shows like “So You Think You Can Dance”. Contemporary Lyrical kids dance classes for kids 7-10 teach expressive movement through technique and contemporary choreography. The student’s creativity is expressed through the choreography.

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FALL/WINTER 2017/18: Saturday, September 9, 2017 – Friday, January 26, 2018

WINTER/SPRING 2018: Saturday, February 3 – Friday, June 15, 2018

Hip Hop 7-10

In Hip Hop classes for 7-10 year olds, kids learn the exciting and popular Hip Hop dance moves seen in many TV shows and videos. The music is age appropriate but still popular with kids and adults

Looking for next term? Flip ahead using the calendar below or contact us.

 

FALL/WINTER 2017/18: Saturday, September 9, 2017 – Friday, January 26, 2018

WINTER/SPRING 2018: Saturday, February 3 – Friday, June 15, 2018

Irish Dancing 5-10

The Broadway stage shows Riverdance and Lord of the Dance took the world by storm – making traditional reels and jigs mainstream. Now everyone can join the fun of the toe-tapping rhythms of Ireland.

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FALL/WINTER 2017/18: Saturday, September 9, 2017 – Friday, January 26, 2018

WINTER/SPRING 2018: Saturday, February 3 – Friday, June 15, 2018

Hip Hop/Jazz 7-10

Kim’s very cool urban style combines jazz and contemporary Hip Hop to give kids the moves they see on TV or YouTube, and love to do. Kids get to have fun dancing to pop artist’s music while learning routines and technique.

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FALL/WINTER 2017/18: Saturday, September 9, 2017 – Friday, January 26, 2018

WINTER/SPRING 2018: Saturday, February 3 – Friday, June 15, 2018

Musical Theatre 7-10

Musical Theatre combines it all. Kids get to work on triple threat – dance, sing and act. Broadway is brought to Broadview. Students will learn to develop their performance skills as they learn choreography and lyrics to a popular musical productions. It’s fun and entertaining. (Lip sync singing – all are welcome.)

Looking for next term? Flip ahead using the calendar below or contact us.

 

FALL/WINTER 2017/18: Saturday, September 9, 2017 – Friday, January 26, 2018

WINTER/SPRING 2018: Saturday, February 3 – Friday, June 15, 2018

Tap 7-10

Kids will enjoy learning the fundamentals, vocabulary and rhythms of Tap. They will also learn to apply technique to different music, tempos and rhythms.

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FALL/WINTER 2017/18: Saturday, September 9, 2017 – Friday, January 26, 2018

WINTER/SPRING 2018: Saturday, February 3 – Friday, June 15, 2018

Instructors

Mark Read

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

Kimberly Pilc

Hip Hop, Lyrical, Jazz

Arpad Raymon

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

Lucy McGovern

Hip Hop, Lyrical

Irene Yacoub

Ballet

Michael Farrell

Irish Dancing

Kelly Gregan

Ballet

Pricing Options

These are registered classes only. Register your child for more than one class and SAVE 10% on your second or more classes. Please register over the phone or in person to receive the discount. Only paid students are guaranteed a spot in class. (Sorry, no pro-rating for late registration and no refunds.)

CLASS FEE

$342

plus HST
per term

Signing Up Is Easy

Step 1

Create your profile and a profile for your child

Step 2

Register yourself or your child into class

Step 3

Pay online or by phone

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