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Left-turning Viennese Waltz Beginner Workshop
Saturday, April 23, 2022
3:00pm to 5:50pm
No Experience Required!

No prior experience is needed. Absolute beginners are welcome.

Details

Learn traditional Viennese Waltz, one of the best and most fun partner dances ever. Popular from the early 19th century onward. Done at tempos from slow to very fast, to great music of the 21st, 20th and 19th centuries.

This workshop focuses on Left-turning Viennese Waltz (rotating to your left as you travel with a partner). Left-turning and Right-turning are the two main basics of Viennese Waltz. They are the core of the dance.

Presented by Waltz Toronto, a special project of Swing Toronto. Please tell your friends and spread the word!

Venue

Trinity-St Paul’s, main dance hall, 427 Bloor Street West. Enter from the doors facing Bloor Street, towards west side of building. By subway it is just across Bloor Street from the west exit of the Spadina subway station on the two main subway lines. Click here for more details.

COVID-19 Rules

Please click here to read COVID rules in effect.

Partner required. No partner rotation, so you must team up with one other person for the workshop. If you seek a partner, post that at the Facebook event invite for this workshop. You could also try posting at the Toronto Find a Dance Partner Facebook page.

Price

Regular

$35

Full-Time Students with ID

$30

Registration Closed

1. As noted above, you must register with a partner.
2. Make sure to check your inbox (or spam folder) for payment information.
3. Your registration is not complete until payment is received.

Teachers

Simon Threlkeld & Naum Shkolnik

Naum with Kristine

About Simon

Simon teaches and loves traditional Viennese Waltz, Cross-Step Waltz, Polka, 1920s dances, Ragtime dances, 19th century dances and Lindy Hop. For his bio, click here.

About Naum

Naum has been dancing since 1998, taught dance for three years in the 2000s, and started teaching again in late 2021. Dance is his main passion and hobby. He takes every opportunity to dance and take lessons, and likes sharing this passion and his dance skills with others. His favourite dances are Viennese Waltz, Balboa and Cumbia style Salsa.

Schedule

Date: Saturday, April 23, 2022
Time: 3:00pm to 5:50pm
There will be two breaks.

3:10m - 5:50pm

Beginner Workshop

Lindy Hop Beginner Workshop

We will also be running a Lindy Hop Beginner Workshop after this workshop from 7:00pm to 9:50pm. Click here for details.

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Viennese Waltz Beginner Workshop
Saturday, March 26, 2022
3:00pm to 5:50pm
No Experience Required!

No prior experience is needed. Absolute beginners are welcome.

Details

Learn traditional Viennese Waltz, one of the best and most fun partner dances ever. Popular from the early 19th century onward. Done at tempos from slow to very fast, to great music of the 21st, 20th and 19th centuries.

This workshop focuses on Right-turning Viennese Waltz (rotating to your right as you travel with a partner). Right-turning and Left-turning are the two main basics of Viennese Waltz. They are the core of the dance.

Presented by Waltz Toronto, a special project of Swing Toronto. Please tell your friends and spread the word!

Venue

Trinity-St Paul’s, main dance hall, 427 Bloor Street West. Enter from the doors facing Bloor Street, towards west side of building. By subway it is just across Bloor Street from the west exit of the Spadina subway station on the two main subway lines. Click here for more details.

COVID-19 Rules

Please click here to read COVID rules in effect.

Partner required. No partner rotation, so you must team up with one other person for the workshop. If you seek a partner, post that at the Facebook event invite for this workshop. You could also try posting at the Toronto Find a Dance Partner Facebook page.

Price

Regular

$35

Full-Time Students with ID

$30

Registration Closed

1. As noted above, you must register with a partner.
2. Make sure to check your inbox (or spam folder) for payment information.
3. Your registration is not complete until payment is received.

Teachers

Simon Threlkeld & Naum Shkolnik

Naum with Kristine

About Simon

Simon teaches and loves traditional Viennese Waltz, Cross-Step Waltz, Polka, 1920s dances, Ragtime dances, 19th century dances and Lindy Hop. For his bio, click here.

About Naum

Bio coming soon.

Schedule

Date: Saturday, March 12, 2022
Time: 3:00pm to 5:50pm
3:00pm to 3:10pm: Check-in and COVID protocols.
There will be two 5-minute breaks.

3:00pm - 3:10pm

Check-In & COVID Protocols

3:10m - 5:50pm

Beginner Workshop

Lindy Hop Beginner Workshop

We will also be running a Lindy Hop Beginner Workshop after this workshop from 7:00pm to 9:50pm. Click here to register!

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