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Annual Dance de Rock Workshop, Comox

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Friday, September 14th, 2012

Dance de Rock is a weekend long dance event that includes 20 workshops, two dances, a Friday night snack buffet, two lunches, a buffet dinner, showcases by the instructors and more.

Proceeds from Dance de Rock are donated to Tour de Rock, Cops for Cancer, the Canadian Cancer Society, other Cancer related charities such as the Masons Cancer Bus Fund and the Comox Valley Hope Afloat Dragon Boat Team.

Our mission is to give Island Dancers an opportunity to come together to learn, dance, have fun and raise funds for a very worthy cause. We offer world class instruction and the best dance music in the Pacific Northwest.

This years instructors include; Mario & Stephanie Robau, Jim Minty, Gerald & Robin Cote. They will be teaching a variety of dance styles including; West Coast Swing, Cha Cha, Night Club 2-Step, Hustle, Waltz and Country Two-Step. Privates are available with these instructors during the weekend.

Where would we be with out the music! Jason Brown will be the DJ for the weekend. As an experienced DJ and dancer, Jason can connect will all the dancers on the floor, not just the WCS Dancers. He will provide an excellent mix of music to keep the floor moving all night long.

Dance de Rock has enjoyed a huge success over the past eight years, raising over $97,000.00 to date for it's chosen charities. This year�s event is shaping up to be yet another great year of dancing and fund raising.

This weekend would not be possible without the dedication of our volunteers, generosity of our sponsors and you the dancer. Our hard working groups of volunteers consist of; the Comox Valley Hope Afloat Dragon Boat Team, The Cumberland Masons, The Black Creek Lions Club as well as Individual Volunteers.

In the past, our sponsors included: Quality Foods, Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours, Steppin� Out, Anco Motel, Water Pure and Simple, Tide Rip Grizzley Bear Tours, CV Record & Anderton Nursery. If you are interested in being a sponsor please contact us.

Contact: Keith & Holly
Phone: 250-871-2513
Email: [email protected]


FULL WEEKEND PASS INCLUDES� Choice of 20 workshops, 2 dances, Friday night snack buffet, 2 lunches, Saturday night dinner buffet, entertainment and more.

Early-Bird� Register Before August 17th, 2012 $130.00 p/p

Slo-Bird� After August 17th * $150.00 p/p Providing space available

* NEW * Friday Night Spectators Pass includes... Friday evening dance, 1 beginner workshop, snack buffet & entertainment. Only $25 p/p Pre-registered by September 12th. For beginners that have never taken workshops or classes before! Come see what it's all about!

Cost: General: Pricing above
Category: Arts | Entertainment
    Workshops (Arts)
Everything Else
    Benefit | Fundraiser
Sports | Recreation
    Dance (Social)
Location: Florence Filberg Centre
411 Anderton, Courtenay
This event is for Everyone
More Info: Kristen Hayden
[email protected]
250.592.2244 (ext. 233)
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