Classes
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Schedule 2022

All classes are held at Cameron Recreation Complex  

Address: 9523 Cameron Street. Burnaby.  

Cameron Recreation Complex

Dance Rhythmics for Kids (5-6 y.o.)
Thursday
4:30-5:30pm
July 14th- August 11th 
Cost $100
Beginners Ballroom and Latin Dance for Kids (7+)
Tuesday
5:00 - 6:00 pm
July 19th - August 16th
Cost $100
Intermediate Ballroom and Latin Dance for Kids (7+)
Thursday
4:00-5:00 pm
July 21st - August 18th
Cost $100
Beginners Ballroom and Latin dance for Adults
Wednesday
6:00-7:00 pm
April 20th - June 29th (no lesson on June 15th)
Cost $200
Dances we learn :
April 20, 27 - Cha-Cha
Mat 4, 11 - Social Foxtrot
May 18, 25 - Rumba
June 1, 8 - Slow Waltz
June 22, 29 - Samba
Latin Technique
Wednesday
7:00-8:00 pm
April 20th - June 29th (no lesson on June 15th)
Cost $200
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Ballroom Dance for Kids (6+)

Why encourage kids to learn ballroom dance?
Ballroom Dance can be enjoyed by anyone of any ability or age, which makes it accessible to a wide range of people. If you can walk you can dance, which is why dance can be enjoyed from very young age.

Social enjoyment
In my personal experience, kids ballroom dance can be great fun for children and youths. For the very young age, kids are forming their relationships and are gaining acceptance from their peers. Ballroom dancing allows them to be social in a relaxed and fun way that creates friendships.

Dance provides exercise
Children need healthy amount of excersise that helps them grow and develop physical abilities. Dancing will also stimulate their brain activity and improve body control like no other physical activity.

Positive energy
Children have boundless amounts of energy, and at times this energy needs to be released. Dance allows children to vent their energy in a positive and healthy way.

Listening and concentration skills
Dancing promotes good listening and concentration skills as kids listen to the music and instructions to the dance moves.

Competitive Spirits
Kids are very competitive in nature. Ballroom dance is a perfect way to set goals for kids and harness young competitive spirits to prove they can be the best on the local competition circuit. Parents and Family will also enjoy the show and cheer for their favourite dancers while spending time together as a family.
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​Adult Ballroom And Latin Dance Lessons

Throughout the history, people had always enjoyed dancing for being fun, rhythmical and social activity. As a result of cultural and social development in early 19 century, Ballroom Dancing was born as a unique dance discipline to combine 10 dances from many countries with distinct character and musical style: Slow Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Slow Foxtrot, Quickstep, Cha-Cha-Cha, Rumba, Samba, Paso Doble, and Jive.

Healthy Exercise
There is no better way to stay active, be healthy, make new friends and enjoy social life than Ballroom Dancing. Ballroom Dancing is the ultimate aerobic activity to help you stay healthy with fun exercise.

For Beginners
Want to learn ballroom dance? Adults can learn Ballroom Dance at any age. During my lessons for beginners, you will learn  few basic figures of each dance and then combine them in different order to make a complete dance routine.

For Advanced Dancers
Want to improve your technique, style, coordination or dance routines? I will help you improve your dance goals with my coaching and personal attention.

For Competitors
Looking to join local competition circuit? You will benefit from my Technique Group Classes and Private Lessons. I will help you prepare for competitions with my background as a professional ballet and ballroom dancer for 20+ years.

Please, join my dance classes or contact me with any inquiries.
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​Wedding Dance Lessons

How to make your wedding special with your first dance?
You have put so much time and effort into your wedding to share this important milestone in your life with your family and friends. But have you prepared yourselves to share the moment of harmony and joy to become husband and wife?

Make your first wedding dance as a married couple a show that you and your guests will remember with our wedding dance lessons. You will also learn a lifelong skill to share together.

Learning ballroom dance is fun. I can teach you the basics of one or several dances, so that you will not only impress your guests with your first dance, but you will also be able to dazzle at the reception. Dancing together is something you will share forever.

Don’t worry if you don’t have much time until your date. A few private lessons with crash course will allow both of you to make a respectable showing for your first dance.

If you have little more time and really want to make your first dance memorable, I recommend to take between 5-10 private lessons in order to thoroughly prepare and learn your first dance.

Please, contact me to discuss or book wedding dance lessons with me.
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​Pro-Am Ballroom Dance 
Lessons & Competitions

What are the Pro-Am ballroom 
dance lessons and competitions?
In Pro-Am dancing, your professional teacher acts as a coach and partner. You may choose to be just a graceful social dancer or an award winning competitive dancer, competing with other students of the same ages and levels while taking benefits from personalized attention to your abilities, skills and goals.

Pro-Am competitions are very exiting events that usually involve awards, prizes, acknowledgements and scholarships presented to the top participants.

Our dance instructors, Oksana Latynina and Val Chirkov are available for Pro-Am lessons and competitions. Please, contact us for further inquiries.
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​​Private Dance Lessons

Why take private dance Lessons?

Private lessons are important to refining your dancing skills. Individual, personalized attention will be given to improve your technique, musicality, dance vocabulary and partnering skills which will give you the confidence to dance well, in any situation.

We offer Group & Private (Personal) classes in various dances, especially in Latin, Ballroom, Latin (Solo) Youth,  Jazz, Cardio Exercise, Kids Standard, Latin and Competitor Training Classes.

For more information, please contact us with any questions.