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FREE Fun Bachata Shines Workshop

Wednesday June 26, 8:00pm - 9:00pm & Thursday June 27, 9:00pm-10:00pm

FREE Fun Bachata Shines workshop! Join Jena and Angelo to learn a fun Bachata shines choreo. Open to all students and all levels.
Wednesday June 26 at 8pm and ThursdayJune 27 at 9pm. Take one workshop or both.
Option to perform it with the teachers and students at the Steps booth at Salsa on St Clair. 

Book your spot here

Stretch & Strength Class

Wednesdays
7:00-8:00pm

With Emily. A fusion class that combines the stretching and focus of yoga with the strengthening of core, arms, legs into one class! Ideal for those who want to dive deeper into their bodies and build longer leaner muscles perfect for dancing. All levels. No experience necessary.

Who's it for?

All students in any level.
No experience necessary.

Price

$20 drop-in.
10 and 20 Class Cards can also be used for this class. FREE for Steps students on monthly auto-renew membership. FREE for Steps students on an annual membership.


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Latin Dance for anyone 55+

Wednesdays, 3:00-4:00pm & Fridays 4:00pm-5:00pm (Level 2)

A Latin Dance class geared to anyone 55+.  Learn the basics of salsa and bachata as well as an introduction to merengue, cha cha, west coast swing and more! No partner necessary (everyone will rotate partners during the class) and no previous dance experience necessary. Come one time per week or twice per week. Anyone's first class is always FREE. 

Who's it for?

Open to anyone 55+. 
No partner or dance experience required

Price

1st class FREE! 10 week course $175
or sign up for our new student promo
1 month for $50


Bachata Performance Class, Level 2-3

Fridays 8:00-9:00pm
May 24 - Oct 4
 (19 weeks)

Learn an entire choreographed Bachata routine and then perform it at the Canada Salsa & Bachata Congress on Sunday Oct. 13 as well as the September Steps Studio Party and other nightclubs or events in Toronto. A performance class will help to improve your memory of turn patterns and shines, enhance your styling and body movement, improve your timing and musicality, and learn dips and tricks. Unleash your inner performer, increase your confidence on the dance floor, meet new people and have fun

Who's it for?

Geared to students in Bachata levels 2 to 3 (or with at least 4-6 months' experience dancing Bachata). Great for first-time performers as well as students who have previously joined a performance class.
 

Price

$325 for non-members.
$225 for members.
A Steps member is a student on a monthly auto-renew contract or with an annual membership. (Must have a membership for the duration of the course.) Please note that all participants must commit for the full course. Payment can be made in 2 instalments (by May 24 and July 12). 


Salsa Performance Class, Level 3-5

Fridays 8:00-10:00pm
May 24 - Oct 4
(19 weeks)

Learn an entire choreographed Salsa routine then perform it at the Canada Salsa & Bachata Congress on Sunday Oct. 13 as well as the September Steps Studio Party and other nightclubs or events in Toronto. A performance class will help to improve your memory of turn patterns and shines, enhance your styling and body movement, improve your timing and musicality, and learn dips and tricks. Unleash your inner performer, increase your confidence on the dance floor, meet new people and have fun!

Who's it for?

Geared to students in levels 3 to 5 (or with at least 1 year’s experience dancing Salsa). Great for first time performers as well as students who have previously joined a performance class. 
 

Price

$325 for non-members.
$225 for members.
A Steps member is a student on a monthly auto-renew contract or with an annual membership. (Must have a membership for the duration of the course.) Please note that all participants must commit for the full course. Payment can be made in 2 instalments (by May 24 & July 12). 


Hustle Foundations - Part 1

Thursdays 7:00-8:00pm
July 4  - July 25
(4 weeks)

First 4 weeks of a two-part 8-week intensive for students new to Latin Hustle. Learn the Hustle basic step, popular Hustle turns and turn patterns. Learn hustle technique, how to lead and follow well and turn patterns to get you started on the dance floor. Already know some Salsa? Like partner dancing but don't always hear Salsa music at the functions you go to? For those of you who don't know what Latin Hustle is, think of applying your Salsa turn patterns to different music such as House, Old School, Top 40 and Disco and therefore a different beat. It is so much fun! Dance with a partner to practically any song anywhere!

Who's it for?

No previous hustle experience required. Students must start on the first day. Open to students in Salsa levels 2-5, or people with at least 2 months of experience dancing Salsa.

 

Price

$60 for 4 weeks.
10 and 20 Class Cards can also be used for this workshop. FREE for Steps students on monthly auto-renew membership (Must be member for duration of workshop). FREE for Steps students on an annual membership.


Hustle Foundations - Part 2

Thursdays 7:00-8:00pm
August 1 - August 22
(4 weeks)

Continue on your Hustle journey. For those who have taken our 4-week Hustle Foundations Part 1 or who have taken a couple of Hustle workshops in the past. This 4-week course will teach you the hustle technique you will need to social dance well and some new turns and patterns to add to your repertoire. Once students have completed Hustle Foundations Part 2, they may join the Hustle Level 2 weekly course. 

Who's it for?

Completion of Part 1 required to join Part 2 (or approval of instructor). Students must start on the first day.

Price

$60 for 4 weeks.
10 and 20 Class Cards can also be used for this workshop. FREE for Steps students on monthly auto-renew membership (Must be member for duration of workshop). FREE for Steps students on an annual membership.


Cha Cha Foundations

Sundays 1:00-2:00pm
May 5 - June 2 (4 weeks)

4-week intensive for students new to Cha Cha. This crash course workshop will teach you the Cha Cha fundamentals — basic timing, turns and technique — to get you started to social dance Cha Cha. After completion of the workshop, you may join our Level 2 Cha Cha class running Sundays June 9 - June 23 at 1pm. There is also a Cha Cha level 2/3 class on Wednesdays at 9pm.

Who's it for?

Open to students in Salsa levels 2-5. No prior Cha Cha experience required.

Price

$60 for 4 weeks.
10 and 20 Class Cards can also be used for this workshop. FREE for Steps students on monthly auto-renew membership (Must be member for duration of workshop). FREE for Steps students on an annual membership.


Salsa on 2 Foundations

Sundays 1:00-2:00pm
July 7  - July 28
(4 weeks)

4-week intensive for students new to dancing Salsa on 2 (also called Mambo or New York or Puerto Rican style Salsa). This crash course workshop will teach you the Salsa on 2 fundamentals — basic timing, turns and technique — to get you started to social dance Salsa on 2. After completion of the workshop, we recommend that you take the Salsa on 2 Level 2 class on Sundays, August 11 to August 25 to help you convert some of your on 1 moves and shines to on 2. We also offer a weekly Salsa on 2 class for Levels 2/3 on Wednesdays at 9pm to continue your Salsa on 2 journey and improve your on 2 timing, technique and add more patterns and shines to your repertoire.

Who's it for?

Open to students in Salsa levels 2-5. No prior on 2 experience required.

Price

$60 for 4 weeks.
10 and 20 Class Cards can also be used for this workshop. FREE for Steps students on monthly auto-renew membership (Must be member for duration of workshop). FREE for Steps students on an annual membership.


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Yoga for Dancers

Thursdays 6:00-7:00pm

The Yoga for Dancers class aims to build up strength and flexibility which is extremely important for a dancer’s body. It will give students the time and space to disconnect from their hectic life and bring awareness into the breath and the functions of the body. Come try this new Yoga class with Steps’ very own Emily, which will allow you to build a strong mind/body connection. Open to all levels. No previous yoga experience required. Please wear stretchy, comfortable clothing (no jeans, no socks, no shoes). Please bring a yoga mat (we have some yoga mats but not enough for everyone).

Who's it for?

Open to all levels.
No prior Yoga experience required.

Price

$20 drop-in per class.
10 and 20 Class Cards can also be used for this class. FREE for Steps students on monthly auto-renew membership. FREE for students with an annual membership.
 


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Casino Foundations

Thursdays 9:00-10:00pm
July 4 - July 25 (4 weeks)

4-week intensive for students new to Casino Rueda. This crash course workshop will teach you the Casino fundamentals.

Casino Rueda is a Cuban form of salsa often described as "Salsa in a Circle". Building on the basic salsa step, it combines new turn patterns with a rotational movement of the whole circle, exchanging partners continually throughout the song. It is a great way to interact with other people, have fun and add variety to your salsa at the same time! After completion of this course, you can join the Casino Rueda Level 2 class on Tuesdays at 9pm.

Who's it for?

Open to levels 2-5, or people with at least 4 months experience dancing Salsa. Previous Casino Rueda experience not required. Students must start on the first day.

Price

$60 for 4 weeks.
10 and 20 Class Cards can also be used for this workshop. FREE for Steps students on monthly auto-renew membership. (Must be member for duration of workshop). FREE for Steps students with an annual membership.


Beginner Ballet for Salsa Dancers

Wednesdays 6:00-7:00pm (resumes June 19)

Adult Beginner Ballet for Salsa Dancers provides a strong basis in ballet technique for students of all skill levels, including those who have never taken a ballet class before. All classes emphasize proper and healthy alignment, teach flexibility, strength, balance and endurance and accommodates a wide range of ages and physical abilities. Learn ballet technique and drills to help improve your balance, spins, control, coordination and your overall dancing. Get fit and strong and have fun within an encouraging and challenging atmosphere. Attire: Comfortable clothing in which you can move easily (no jeans!). Ballet slippers or thin socks.

Who's it for?

For men and women of all levels. No previous ballet or dance experience required. 

Price

$20 drop-in. Ballet included FREE with the Steps monthly auto-renew and the Steps annual membership. 10 and 20 Class Cards can also be used for this class. 
 



Question about one of our workshops?
Call 416-656-STEP (7837) or email us at info@stepsdancestudio.com