4h intensive workshops on Sundays

Our Bootcamps are 4h intensive classes.

They take place on Sundays from 12:30pm to 4:30pm and change topic every week.

The goal is to learn either the basics of a new dance or to improve a specific aspect of a dance you’re already doing.

Fees are 60$/class online and 70$ at the door. You can get a 20$ discount if you register for 2 Bootcamps at the same time, which means 2 Bootcamps for 100$.

To register, follow this link.
To access the Facebook event page, follow this link.

Calendar :

February 2nd 2020 – Beginner Collegiate Shag

Have your noticed this fun dance called the Collegiate Shag on the dance floor? Underated for no good reasons, this swing dance is as playful as it is energizing! Come spend an afternoon with our passionate teachers and join the MTL Shag movement! Enjoy!

February 9th 2020 – Beginner Balboa

You’ve always dreamed of learning this classic swing dance from California? You’ll be quickly charmed by its sophisticated footworks and elegant turns. This is the perfect opportunity to get a lot in one shot. And you’re in luck! It will allow you to join the 2nd half of the Bal Intro at the Feb/March session! Join the Bal movement!

February 16 2020 – Blues for blues dancers (beyond the basics)

Blues is a total culture. It is filled with human stories, regional specificities, a variety of emotions, steps and musical styles. For this first open level blues edition, you’ll have the opportunity to work on “jazzy/ballroomin’ blues” styles and dance to a repertoire of slower jazz tunes. Come spend a full afternoon and explore the blues, learn, dance. Be ready to feel moved and equiped to share each moment fully.

February 23rd 2020 – Oldey Ballroom dances

Learn ballroom dances that all could dance during the Swing era, like the Foxtrot, the Waltz but also the Tango! Emily Estrella invites you to broaden your horizon and be versatile on the dance floor! You’ll be able to dance to all tempos and all rhythms, change your steps to follow the music and its variety. Don’t miss out on this opportunity! (The following bootcamp on vintage ballroom dances will be on latin rhythms including the Mambo. Stay tuned!)

March 1st 2020 – Lindy hop in a competition context

You are curious about the experience of competing in Lindy hop or want to challenge yourself? This bootcamp will offer the opportunity to put you in context in a positive and encouraging context. You’ll practice and receive lots of advice from some of our most experienced dancers! Join us and let’s put the fun and playfulness at the heart of it all!

March 7th 2020 – Balboa “Fancier & Faster”

You’ve learned the basics of Bal and you’re ready to pick up the pace and get a lot in in one afternoon? This bal bootcamp is meant to improve your connection, refine your footwork, explore different shapes and turns. And then do it again and faster. Take this challenge in a positive and welcoming environment.
NB: take note that this bootcamp takes place on a Saturday!

March 15th 2020 – Blues beyond the basics.

Blues is a total culture. It is filled with human stories, regional specificities, a variety of emotions, steps and musical styles. Come spend a full afternoon and explore its dances, learn, dance. Be ready to feel moved and equipped to share each moment fully.

March 22nd 2020 – Danses de Bal & rythmes latins

Learn ballroom dances that all could dance during the Swing era, like the Mambo and other latin styles! Emily Estrella invites you continue your discovery of social dancing. Become a versatile dancer!

March 29th 2020 – Solo Jazz “Shim Sham” et ses nombreuses variations

4 intensive hours to learn the world famous Shim Sham Shimmy among jazz and tap dancers. An afternoon to discover steps, details a plenty and another version of this classic line routine! Develop your sense of style and be ready to expression yourself fully!

April 5th 2020 – Charleston “Classics”

4 intensive hours of 100% Charleston with Moh and Ashley. Learn the great classic steps (hacksaw, charleston swingouts, charleston jig kicks…), improve your agility, consolidate your foundations and be ready to play with your feet and your whole body! A Sunday afternoon to look forward to!

(In January, Bootcamps have included Charleston, Solo Jazz – routine : Keep Punchin‘s Big Apple Contest, Beginner Blues)