Events

Saturday September 1st – DANCE IN TRANSIT LAST NIGHT IN ROBSON SQUARE

Come dance with us on our last night of this season in Robson Square–help us knock it on the head for summer!

Zumba warmup with Juliana Oliveira
Mini-lesson in Afrocuban with Marilu Retana of LFS Dance

Performance:  LFS Dance Team
Music from DJ MiXXX

Dancing!!!

Thanks to our sponsor:

 

Thank you to our fabulous partner for Dance in Transit:
Vancouver Women’s Health Collective!!

Thursday August 30th – DANCE IN TRANSIT AT JIM DEVA PLAZA

This will be our last night in the beautiful West End for this season so don’t miss out!
NOTE the earlier time–we will have tents if it’s wet outside so join us

Zumba warmup with Maira

Party, music, dancing with Party4Health!
Music:  Oldies, hip hop, Top 40

Dancing!!!

Thanks to our non-profit partner, Vancouver Women’s Health Collective:

And our sponsor:

Saturday August 25th – DANCE IN TRANSIT IN ROBSON SQUARE

Kizomba Edition!

It’s still summer so we’re still here!

Join us for:

A special pre-event lesson at 7:15 pm in Brazilian Zouk from Vinicius & Maira from Brazil
Zumba warmup with Juliana Oliveira
Mini-lesson in Kizomba from Kenny-Davis Ntolla
Music from Kevin Boyle, DJ Silky Smooth

DANCING!!

Thanks to our non-profit partner Vancouver Women’s Health Collective!

Friday August 24th – DANCE IN TRANSIT AT VAG

BACHATA EDITION!

Join us for dancing & fun in this beautiful venue in downtown Vancouver!

Zumba warmup with Maira

Charlot from Montreal will be teaching authentic Dominican Bachata tonight!!

DJ MiXXX will play music for bachata, salsa, and other Latin styles.

Sunday August 19th – DANCE IN TRANSIT IN JACK POOLE PLAZA

DANCE YOUR PANTS OFF EDITION!

Help us celebrate Vancouver & Dance & Fun in this awesome venue with beautiful ocean and North Shore views!  Join us for a full afternoon of dancing–try new styles, practice styles you know, see demos, meet new people.  This will be a happening.

Teachers:

Nina Perez from Baila Vancouver

Charlot from Montreal

Jheric Twist Hizon from Boogaloo Academy

Tereza and Celina from DanZa Productions

 

Friday August 17th – DANCE IN TRANSIT AT VAG

We’ll be dancing in this beautiful space in the heart of downtown Vancouver and we welcome you to join us!

Maira will warm us up with her energizing Zumba.

Alberto Gonzalez, director of Hot Salsa Dance Zone and Teresa Szefler, will teach a mini-lesson in Merengue–come and learn the technique and steps.  Alberto is originally from Mexico City and Teresa is from Poland.  Alberto has been dancing since he was 10 years old and teaches Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, & Cha-Cha.  Teresa has been dancing since she was a teen and has trained in many dance forms.  She teaches at Hot Salsa Dance Zone with Alberto.

 

Thursday August 16th – DANCE IN TRANSIT AT GRANVILLE ISLAND

Join us to try this amazing jewel of a venue in the heart of Granville Island. Chain & Forge is a great space to dance the night away!

We’ll have a big tent if it rains so come on out

Zumba warmup with Maira
Mini-lesson in Salsa from Steve Kalungi
Music from DJ MiXXX

This project is made possible through Granville Island’s Activation Grants and Initiatives

@granvilleisland @granville_isle @granville_island

Our thanks to our partner Vancouver Women’s Health Collective!

Saturday August 11th – DANCE IN TRANSIT IN ROBSON SQUARE

Tango Edition!

We still have a whole lotta summer left for outdoor dancing!

Zumba warmup with Juliana Oliveira
Mini-lesson in Argentine Tango from Gabriel Monty

Performance by Gabriel & Sigita

Guided Practica with DJ Jessie

The guided practica provides the opportunity for you to try out all the moves you just learned.  No matter the style of dance you love, Argentine Tango will improve your technique in a big way.  We hope that a mix of people brand-new to this beautiful style & members of the existing tango community will join us for this night to help us make tango grow in Vancouver!  It’s rare to be able to dance tango in this wonderful facility with the open air and smooth floor.
Music to move you for practicing your tango at every level!

Thanks to our partner Vancouver Women’s Health Collective!

Friday August 10th – DANCE IN TRANSIT AT VAG

Come dance with us in this beautiful outdoor plaza in the heart of downtown Vancouver!

Maira will lead us in a Zumba warmup

Ricardo Zambon from Proibido Cochilar Brazilian Group will teach a 90-minute workshop in Forro.  Learn this lively Brazilian party dance from the coach of the last champions of the Brazilian Cup of Forró 2016, 2017.  He will teach us some techniques he used to train the Competition Group.

You can use a lot of Forro movements in Salsa, you can dance Forro to Salsa music and Salsa to Forro music.

Saturday July 28th – DANCE IN TRANSIT AT ROBSON SQUARE

Featuring Brazilian Forro!

We’ll be wringing the last drops out of July tonight so help us!
Zumba warmup with Juliana Oliveira
Mini-lesson in Forro by Simone Tognetti Fragoso

Performances from Tereza Paraschivescu and DanZa Caribbean Crew Season 2:  Tereza, Maria, Sheila, Maira, Meegin

Music for dancing from DJ MiXXX–we will play Forro music as well as other Latin tunes–you can dance salsa to forro music and forro to salsa music so try both!

Thanks to our non-profit partner Vancouver Women’s Health Collective!