Class Update January 29 - Modern Jive Weekly Classes on hiatus
Students and clients, thank you for your patience. Due to venue unavailability and other factors and after much consideration we have taken the tough decision to put our weekly classes on hiatus for the time being. We may review this in the Fall. For more details and for what to do if you recently bought vouchers please read this link. Thank you, The Jive Nation Toronto Team

Happy New Year and Welcome Back to Modern Jive!

modern jive dance classes at jive nation toronto

We hope everyone had a great Christmas/Holiday break and that you’re raring to brush up your dancing skills or learn some brand new ones. Welcome to modern jive dance classes at Jive Nation Toronto.

We are looking forward to meeting our new beginner dancers for the first time and to saying welcome back to dance class to our regulars.

If you’re new and worried you don’t know how to dance – no need to worry. We are going to teach you how [...]

A Great Beginners Intensive – Well Done Modern Jive Dancers!

Learn to Dance in a Day Intensive Beginners Dance Workshop Group

We had a great turnout and it’s especially wonderful to see many men step up to learn to dance, because so often the guys are under represented on the dance floor and at dance classes. Well done ladies and gentlemen.

Dance Classes Toronto – Modern Jive Dance Class Schedule Update

modern jive dance classes Toronto

Dance classes Toronto! Jive Nation Toronto’s Modern Jive dance classes are on Summer recess until September 6th 2012.  We’re getting some R+R as well as dancing up a storm in London UK  at modern jive and Ceroc modern jive dance classes, which will be fun!

Wishing all our clients and students a fabulous summer. We look forward to bringing some great new dance moves for your dancing repertoires. Look out for a special Back To School event in September.

For details and [...]

30 Fun Beginner Modern Jive Dance Moves

Modern Jive Dancing Couple Jive Nation Toronto

The other aspect is that we focus on fun and enjoyment and having a great social time both in during the teaching class and freestyle practice. We use a very simple step-by-step teaching approach based on lots of repetition. So you’ll find that once you’ve developed your muscle memory you focus less on moves and more on just linking your favourite ones together.

Matt Craig Plays Liszt, Brahms and Chopin - Classical Concert

Saturday March 3rd was a busy day indeed, especially for our Modern Jive teacher Matt. At 1pm he taught another Intensive beginner modern jive dance workshop, complete with 13 beginner modern jive moves, putting them all together in three great routines.

Then, come the evening, Matt and Ben treated us to some amazing music at their classical piano concert. All I can say is what’s been said… though not nearly enough in my opinion…. these are two amazingly talented guys.

Guests enjoyed [...]

Photos of Jive Nation Toronto’s Modern Jive Open House

Matt - Modern Jive at Jive Nation Toronto Open House on College.

On Thursday January 5th Jive Nation Toronto held a fantastic Open House event – it was very well attended and great to see  everyone who turned out to take the lesson and dance afterwards. We had a great time… and it was fabulous to see so many come back the following week for another fun modern jive dance class.

 We captured some great memories of the evening and have already shared some awesome photos of you all [...]

Modern Jive Dancing Moves to College St

Learn to dance modern jive in 1012

That’s right folks! Jive Nation Toronto has moved to 430 College Street.  Our classes have now also moved to  Thursdays – which is a great way to kick your weekend off in great style. We’re raring to go for Thursday Jive and are looking forward to teaching more people how to dance in our fun modern jive dance lessons. For those of you who are regulars, we will have the same great instruction – over 3 hours including practice and [...]