FALL/WINGER TERM 2017/18 Saturday, September 9, 2017 - Friday, January 26, 2018

The Joy of Dance offers some of the most fun and energetic dance classes for kids in Toronto. Kids learn the FUNdamentals of dance, stress release and building self-esteem. Qualified dance instructors teach all of our kids dance classes in an age-appropriate setting. From Hip Hop and Jazz to Lyrical, Ballroom and Ballet, we’re sure to have the perfect class for your children to experience the joy of dance.

The studio is CLOSED Sunday, October 8 and Monday, October 9 for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Kids and Teen classes are cancelled for the Winter Break, Saturday, December 23, 2017 to Friday, January 5, 2018. Classes resume on Saturday, January 6, 2018.

Please see our About Kids & Teen Dance Classes page for information on pricing.

Fall/Winter Dance Showcase: Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 4 p.m. 
LOCATION: Queen Elizabeth Theatre at Exhibition Place
Tickets: $20
(Students may have to purchase a costume for the Showcase. Cost is usually between $50 - $70.)

Ballet dance classes for kids 10-12 offer those students who like a more traditional movement the opportunity to establish technique, positions, turns and more.

September 09 - January 26
Wednesdays 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Instructor: Irene Register
Fridays 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Instructor: Kelly Register

Ballroom has a special magic that can't be explained. Students gain confidence, posture and character all while having fun. Waltz, Rumba, Cha Cha, Swing...students will learn a wide variety of dances.

Ballroom Scholarship Program
If a student is interested in attending Ballroom classes but for financial reasons is unable, we offer a scholarship program. We want every student interested in dancing ballroom to have the possibility. If interested please email nicole@joyofdance.ca.

September 09 - January 26
Sundays 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Instructor: Mark  Level 1 Register

Our competitive program is for students who are reaching for a higher level of dance and are committed to performing routines at a competitive level at Provincial championships in the spring. For the past four years the Teams have won top awards at each competition.

Full year program September 2017-June 2018
Class Time: Wednesdays 4-6 p.m.
Choreographer: Lianne Tammi
Cost: $950 + HST per term

Program includes:
2 hour Competive class and Teen Lyrical 1.5 or Ballet
4 compeitions
Team wear
Access to duets, solos & trio entries

Preparation Class: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 from 4-6 p.m.
Cost: $20

Auditions: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 4-6 p.m.

Contemporary Lyrical dance classes allow for fluid dance expression, ability, technique creativity, and discipline.

*Students must be approved by the teacher to register for Level 2 classes.

September 09 - January 26
Wednesdays 4:45 pm - 6:00 pm Instructor: Kim  *Level 2 Register
Thursdays 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Instructor: Kim  Level 1 Register

Hip Hop dance classes for kids 10-12 are the expression of Urban culture through dance. They are fun, funky and age appropriate.

*Students must be approved by the teacher to register for Level 2 classes.

September 09 - January 26
Sundays 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Instructor: Shameka  *Level 2 Register
Tuesdays 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Instructor: Irvin  Level 1 Register
September 09 - January 26
Sundays 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Instructor: Micheal Register
September 09 - January 26
Saturdays 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Instructor: Kim Register

Musical Theatre combines it all. Kids get to work on triple threat - dance, sing & act. Broadway is brought to Broadview. Students will learn to develop their performance skills as they learn choreography and lyrics to a popular musical production. It’s fun and entertaining. (Lip sync singing - all are welcome)

September 09 - January 26
Fridays 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Instructor: Arpad Register

This Team is available to dancer's looking for a deeper commitment to dance. Don't be shy, be bold and come audition for this imaginative and challenging new team. We promise it will be a year of great progress and development as a dancer and a person. Performance will be in 2008.

Class Update: The 10-Teen Performance class on Sunday, September 10 has been cancelled. The audition for the class will be on Sunday, September 17 instead. We apology for the inconvenience.

Class: Sundays from 2:30-4 p.m.
Ages: 10-Teen
Audition Date: Sunday, September 10, 2017, changed to Sunday, September 17, 2017
Prerequist: Hip Hop Level 2 or experience
Term: September 2017 - June 2018
Cost: $420 + HST per term
Choreographer: Shameka Blake

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