Why Social Dance lessons???
With the busy lives we lead, we often miss out on spending time with our significant other. It’s time to rekindle that romance with Latin and Ballroom dance lessons in Collingwood. A passionate, and romantic way to spend time with the person you love, being in each others arms Sharing in the experience and passion of learning how to dance and relate in another way with each other. Learn the art of Ballroom/Latin dance, share moments of joy, and create valuable lasting memories that will stay with you forever! Learning to social dance builds couples’ communication skills, and creates a positive environment to relieve stress. It's an amazing way to help with those suffering from Parkinson or even Alzheimer's! Don't wait get stated dancing today....
Experience quality teaching at its best from knowledgeable pros.....
WINTER session begins: January 15th and 16th 7:15-8:15pm
Monday and Tuesday’s
private lessons open
NOTE: winter session runs 15weeks in length
Philip and April have been dancing both for over 25 years, with a combined background in different dance disciplines.
April has been dancing since the age of 6 and has a natural born talent for dance and an extensive background in jazz, tap, ballet and 7 years experience in gymnastics. She won the Sandra Dobson Memorial Scholarship in 1979 for jazz dancing. She is teaching ballroom, Latin and Argentine Tango and doing her testing for associate exam with CDT and membership with CDF. She has 2 years teachers training with Dance Masters of America in tap, jazz and ballet and is certified and registered through Dance and Gym USA. She has had extensive private training under Philip for the last 5 years and has studied with Sylvain Cardinal and has her gold star figures.
As an amateur, Philip was 5 time Ontario Ballroom Champion. He represented Canada in Germany. He is a Licentiate member with the CDTA and DVIDA for Argentine Tango, he has travelled nationally and internationally to teach, perform and compete. Having been taught by some of the top professionals in the competitive and business world of dance.
They both continue to share their love of dance through teaching, demonstrations, performances and choreography. With many shows such as Big Band Showdown, Dancing Under the Stars (Brantford), "Dancing with the Stars" Easter Seals Barrie 2015, Music and Arts Festival Collinwood, Shall We Dance Wasaga Beach, "Ballroom Blitz" Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital, "So You Wanna Dance" Barrie, Shimmy Mob Barrie, amongst just some they have performed throughout the Ontario region.
Wedding dance lessons available upon request....let your day be the best!!
Are you planning your special day and not sure quite how to manipulate the dancefloor? Why not let us choreograph your wedding dance for you.
We will give you the choreography needed and teach you a dance so you will look flawless on that special day, or perhaps just a few steps to feel confident moving around on the dance floor.
Call now and find out details.....make your wedding day something to remember for all time!!
Private packages of different sizes available.
Planning your wedding day?
Let us choreograph your wedding dance for you.........
At Techniques Ballroom and Latin, we are committed to providing the best in quality instruction and our instructors have been professionally trained and continue ongoing training. They are more than happy to answer any of your questions. We are here to make sure you progress with the best technique possible.
Our ultimate goal is to get the world dancing one step at a time!
We are committed to making your experience wit us a fun one!
Were you aware there is more than one style of Ballroom dance? There is International style and American Smooth. We will not just teach you to dance but educate in the various forms of Ballroom and what separates them. We are also a NO CONTRACT studio. We will not lock you into an expensive contract.
Try dancing today. Try our 3 step method for learning faster and with a better quality and technique. These 3 steps consist of private lessons, group class and practice sessions!!
Don't just get on the dance floor with steps but look great doing them!
TECHNIQUES BALLROOM DANCE
Collingwood, Thornbury, Meaford, Wasaga Beach, Elmvale and Barrie