In 1991, dancer/choreographer Veronica Maguire and flamenco guitarist Harry Owen, co-founded a successful school of flamenco in Victoria, B.C., Canada, as well as their own touring company, Alma de España Flamenco Dance Company. Today, Alma de España (Soul of Spain) is recognized as one of North America’s finest Spanish dance companies.
BDC offers an opportunity for students to learn from qualified, passionate instructors who create a positive learning environment for the development of the individual’s artistic expression, regardless of age or ability in multiple dance disciplines.
Classes: Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Modern
Celebrating diversity and cultural understanding fuel creative passions at MoonDance. Through their local community, as well as in Africa and around the World, MoonDance offers respectful, culturally-sensitive classes and workshops.
Classes: West African, Creative Dance
Red Hot Swing teaches and performs vintage swing dancing: Lindy Hop, Charleston, Shag, and Balboa. Although they originated in the era of big bands and swing jazz, you can dance swing socially to pretty much any kind of music. And we do!
Shan-e-Punjab teaches dance from all regions of India, mostly focused on dances from Punjab which include, Bhangra, the male traditional folk dance and its various styles; Giddha, is the female traditional folk and its styles (various themes) include Jago, Teeyan, Teej, Tirinjina, Malwa-ee or Babeh-ah da Giddha and Lohri; Sammi, a female folk dance voicing the heart of Punjabi women; and Bollywood.
Classes: Bhangra, Giddha, Bollywood
Irish Dance Classes offered in Victoria and Nanaimo BC for dancers all ages, all competitive levels and recreation as well.
Classes: Irish Dance