West Coast Swing is an urban, smooth, and modern style of swing. It encourages personal expression of the music and is danced to a wide variety of music, including Top 40, R&B, Pop, Blues, and more! A must try dance!
We are so excited for the 1st time ever to have All-Star Nelson Clarke teaching at our May dance. This is dance you don’t want to miss.
*** ADMISSION ***
General: $11; General Student $10
Member $9; Student Member $8
*Note the cost of the intermediate and beginner lessons are included in the price of the social dance and workshops are separate.
The afternoon workshops offered by Nelson Clarke will be posted on the Westie Page as an separate invite closer to date which will include times, workshop info and pricing.
*** ABOUT NELSON ***
Nelson found his footing on the Country Line Dance floor at the early age of 11. Being the youngest dancer on the floor, he drew people’s attention and his love of dance and performing blossomed.
In August of 2007, Nelson entered into his first WCS competition as a Newcomer and winning first place. He continued to compete in events in Canada and US. By 2008 he had moved through Novice to Intermediate and by 2013, through Intermediate and into Advanced and finally to All-Star by 2014. Nelson is unique as he is an All-Star as both a Lead and Follow.
In 2011, Nelson moved to Toronto and brought his dance style and teaching skills to the Toronto. He is now a sought after instructor in the West Coast Swing community. Nelson is dedicated to growing the WCS community and elevating the dance level wherever he teaches.
*** DANCE SCHEDULE ***
7:15PM to 7:30PM Doors Open
7:30PM to 8:00 PM Intermediate Lesson
8:00PM to 8:30PM Beginner Lesson
8:30PM to Midnight Social Dancing