Lessons - Mini Sessions- It's about dance


Learn the secret of looking good on the dance floor.


2019/2020 Class Schedule


    This class is intended for Beginners and Intermediate, Couples and Singles. You will improve your steps, learn new steps, and work on technique to further your dancing ability.


    Dates are subject to change due to conditions beyond the Club's control.


    To ensure better instruction, these classes will be limited in size to 20 people.







    H.B. Beal Secondary School
    525 Dundas Street
    London, Ontario

    Paul Brown

Sessions Schedule

Wednesdays from 7:00pm to 8:30pm.

Fall Session - 1: September 18, 2019 to October 9, 2019 - Waltz-ChaCha.

Fall Session - 2: October 16, 2019 to November 6, 2019 - Quickstep-Rumba.

Fall Session - 3: November 13, 2019 to December 4, 2019 - Foxtrot-Jive.


Winter Session - 1: January 8, 2020 to January 29, 2020 - Waltz-ChaCha.

Winter Session - 2: February 5, 2020 to February 26, 2020 - Quickstep-Rumba.


Spring Session - 1: March 25, 2020 to April 15, 2020 - Foxtrot-Jive.

Spring Session - 2: April 22, 2020 to May 13, 2020 - Tango-Samba.


In each mini-session, the instructors will teach various Ballroom and Latin dances.
Ballroom covers Waltz, Quickstep, Foxtrot, and Tango.

Latin covers ChaCha, Rumba, Jive, and Samba.



You can download the Registration Form and bring it along to the class with your payment.






Each Mini-Session: $100/couple or $50/person


Fall Session: $300/couple (12-weeks)

or $150/person


Winter Session: $200/couple (8 weeks)

or $100/person


Spring Session: $200/couple (8 weeks)

or $100/person








Requirements (Singles and Couples welcome):

1. Comfortable with material from previous levels.

2. Desire to improve your dancing.

3. An open mind and willingness to learn.


You should expect to learn:

1. Posture: Why it is important and how it affects your dancing.

2. Timing and Musicality: How to stay on time and why you can't.

What makes each dance different characteristically and musically.

3. Natural turning figures

4. Reverse turning figures

5. Entries and Exits: When and how to use them and why.

6. Connection points: How to use these to dance together as one dancer by avoiding blocking, pushing and pulling each other.

it will also help you to correct you own mistakes by understanding what causes them.

7. Amalgamations: Combing the steps you know to create new figures.

8. Men's and Women's jobs and why: What lead and follow really are and how we use them to become a better partnership.

9. Common Escape Movements: These improve your floor craft by teaching you the moves that help you navigate around the floor,

move around other dancers and avoid stopping or collisions.

10. Corrections for common errors: These are the ones that almost everyone makes and how they hold you back from imporoving.


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