News & Events

Sunday Morning Practices – Starting 17 Sept 2017

On Sunday mornings, UCBDC Instructors and TAs hold practice sessions at Thorncliff-Greenview Community Centre (5600 Centre Street N.) for students in levels 1 & 2 Social and levels 1 & 2 Country.  The practice sessions provide an opportunity to practice dance steps from the current week and review lessons from previous weeks.  Social practice is […]

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Important Note About Skill Levels

To ensure students are at more or less the same level of skill and ability, the Appropriate Skills Policy (see Website for details) is being implemented.  The Club will do everything possible to maximize the learning environment in all classes.  Members at every level will be accommodated and everyone will have the opportunity to learn […]

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Drop-In Tickets

If you do not wish to register for the full 5-weeks but wish to attend a single 1-hour class, Drop-in Tickets are available for $15 paid by cash or cheque at the door.  See below regarding the Appropriate Skills Policy which will be applied to drop-ins.

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September Dance: Welcome Back

Social Dances are monthly and only cost $10.00 in advance, or $15.00 at the door. The dance includes an hour-long lesson (7pm-8 pm), followed by 4 hours (8 pm to midnight) of social, country, and Latin dancing in addition to mixer dances, door prizes and a break for the Club’s famous free snacks and desserts […]

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Instructors for the 2017-2018 Year

The club instructors for the following classes have been selected.  They are: Cochrane Social 1 and Country 1: Michael Wiebe Parkdale Monday Social 1: Stephen Van Parkdale Monday Club Latin: Boun Tea Parkdale Monday Country 1: Nicci Horrick Parkdale Tuesday Country 1: Gayle McFadyen Parkdale Tuesday Westcoast: Don Grout Parkdale Tuesday Social 1: Carol Snyder-Blacker […]

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Auditions for those Starting A New Upper Level

This year, the UCBDC will be holding auditions for all those who desire to take Social levels 2,3,4, International Gold or Country 2  for the first time. You will NOT need to audition for a level that you were registered in for 2016-17. Those who are long-time members of the club may remember that auditions […]

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Sunday Practices Continue

The Sunday practices continue as always at the Thorncliff-Greenview Community Centre 10:30am to 12:30pm with Social and Country Lesson review with TAs and Instructors to assist with class steps. Starting on 17 Sept 2017, the practices will continue through to 30 April 2018

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Spring Session Starts March 13

Ladies and Gentlemen The last Session of this season has already started, but it is not too late to join us. SPRING SESSION CLASSES: 5 weeks March 13-April 13. Fees are half of those for the regular 10 week session. Please note that all levels remain as before except Westcoast swing and Argentine Tango which […]

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Sunday Morning Practices

Sunday Practices are held from 10:30 – 12:30 am at Thorncliffe-Greenview Community Hall. (5600 Centre Street N., rear entrance, then down the stairs). Sunday Practice is helpful for those in level 1 or 2 social (10:30 -11:30) and level 1 or 2 country classes (11:30-12:30). The cost is $5.00 per hour per person, at the […]

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