Workshops Registration

Want know more about learning west coast swing at this workshop? Click below!

West Coast Swing Beginner Bootcamp

Friday Sept 15

Workshop with Myles and Tessa: 7pm - 9pm

Social Dance: 9pm - 11pm

Bonnie Doon Community Hall
9240 93 Street, Edmonton

Workshop Tickets:
Advance Tickets: $35 / person, $60 / couple
At the door: $40 / person, $70 / Couple
** includes entry to Oct 6 and Oct 20 dances! 

Friday Social Dance Only Tickets: 
9pm – 11pm 
$10, available at the door. 

No Partner Required!
Limited spots! 

If you have never done this dance, or any kind of partner dancing – this workshop is for you!  

If you have started dancing WCS recently — this workshop is also for you!

Want know more about Swing Literacy Program? Click below!

Important Prerequisites!

Because we want to cover key concepts in this intensive, participants should have confident basics and be able to demonstrate sugar push, right side pass, left side pass, sugar tuck and basic whip. 

Hey West Coast Swing Addicts!

Have you been dancing WCS for a while but are looking to give yourself more variety and style? This Intensive will open up a whole new world for you and permanently change your dance!

Updated Schedule (as of Thurs)

Weekend Schedule:

Doors open: 6:30 pm
Beginner Workshop with Myles and Tessa: 7 pm – 9 pm
Snacks and desserts: 9 pm
Social Dance: 9 pm – 11 pm (included for Intensive participants)

Swing Literacy Intensive starts: 10:00 am
Lunch: Noonish
Afternoon session: 1:00 pm – about 3:30 pm

Evening Workshop: 7:00 pm

Evening Social Dance: 8:00 pm – Midnight



Swing Literacy Intensive session starts: 11:00 am to about 2 pm


Bonnie Doon hall is located in the middle of a residential area. We recommend looking at Airbnb or VRBO for places to stay nearby. 

Swing Literacy Intensive

Saturday Sept 16 and Sunday Sept 17


Bonnie Doon Community Hall
9240 93 Street, Edmonton


Saturday and Sunday Intensive passes include:

  • Friday Social Dance (but not Friday workshops)
  • 5 Saturday Workshops, and Social Dance
  • Lunch on Saturday
  • 3 Sunday Workshops

Super Early Bird Weekend Pass – 50% off to Aug 13: $140

Early Bird Weekend Pass – 25% off to Sept 1: $210

Weekend Pass  – Regular: $280

Saturday Only Pass,
– Includes 5 workshops, Lunch and Dance Social: $200

Saturday Dance Only: $20 in advance / $25 at the door
– Starting at 7 pm (includes workshop!) 

Sunday Only Pass: $105
(As the weekend builds concepts progressively, participants must get approval from organizer.)

Payments processed via Square


Do you know someone who wants to attend the workshop but can’t afford it? Apply for a scholarship by emailing

Have you seen the value of the Swing Literacy intensive and want to contribute to the scholarship? Get in touch with us at the above email!

Private Lessons

Private lessons with Myles or Tessa are tentatively scheduled for Friday (daytime), Sunday evening, and Monday (daytime and evening). Lessons can be taken as a single or as a couple. Singles are welcome to bring a ‘dance dummy’ friend as demonstration partner.  

50 minute lessons are $200 USD, payable directly to instructor. 

Lessons will take place at a residence in Edmonton’s west end. 

Email Laurie at for details and schedule.