Without dance, people could only hum along to the “Macarena,” and Jane Austen characters would be forced to say what was really on their minds. Let movements speak with today’s Groupon to World Dance Co.. Choose from the following options:
- For $8, you get one hour-long dance class (a $16.80 value, including HST).
- For $24, you get four hour-long dance classes (up to a $53.76 value, including HST). You must attend all four classes in the same month.
- For $32, you get eight hour-long dance classes (up to an $84 value, including HST). You must attend all eight classes within two consecutive months.
- For $40, you get one month of unlimited dance classes (up to a $168 value, including HST).
Classes take place at the World Dance Co. studio in Burnaby and in Vancouver at the Red Room Ultrabar and the Boss Nightclub.
At the World Dance Co., students of all ages leap, pose, and pirouette in classes ranging from Argentine tango to Zumba, led by instructors that include two-time World Cuban Salsa champion Diego Sanchez. Eight levels of salsa classes cover four basic salsa styles: Cuban, Colombian, Los Angeles, and New York Puerto Rican. Fitness fanatics can lose calories and boost self-esteem to the Latin-inspired beats of Zumba, while preschoolers’ dance classes let little ones develop their creativity without eating an entire set of Crayola crayons. World Dance Co. is also the home of the Grupo America Latin dance team, whose technically impressive performances combine folkloric dance with energetic, modern routines.
World Dance Co.
World Dance Co.'s team of instructors, which includes three-time World Cuban Salsa champion Diego Sanchez, teaches duos how to move during dance classes and dance-inspired fitness routines. The class lineup teems with ballroom boogies such as the argentine tango and folkloric dances from the Caribbean, and South America. Students can choose from classes ranging from salsa, bachata, tango, zouk, cumbia, swing, cha-cha, tap, musical theater, Afro-Cuban, Zumba, yoga, ballet, jazz, hip hop, and tap.
Adult students can master four different styles of salsa that may combine Cuban, Colombian, and American influences. Children's classes explore classical traditions such as ballet and modern innovations such as street-inspired jazz dancing. World Dance Co. also serves as the residence of the Grupo America Latin-dance team, whose professional dancers combine energetic routines with eye-catching costumes.