Pop Up Workshops

October 21st – Megaman

He’s BACK!!! We are super excited to present a pop up workshop with the ultra-talented AJ ‘Megaman’!! He will touching down in Saskatoon for one day only next Saturday, October 21st teaching Animation, Steppin, Jookin’ and Popping!!

Workshops Rates & Package
Advanced Rates (ADV) until October 18th; Regular Rates (REG) after Oct 18th and drop-ins only available if space permits- limited spots available! *GST is included in rates.

Public Workshops (12:00-4:00pm) @ Dance Saskatchewan Inc.
Open to the public and will be first come first serve!

Megaman Workshop Schedule (PDF Version)- Oct 21

***Only 15 spots available per class- register asap to secure your spot! (See scedule on event wall for class styles/ages/levels).***

2 Classes: $35.00 ADV/ $40.00 REG
3 Classes: $50.00 ADV/ $55.00 REG
4 Classes: $60.00 ADV/ $80.00 REG
*Individual Class Drop Ins: $25.00 (only if space is still available)

Private Workshops (5:00-7:30pm) @ Saskatoon Salsa Dance Co.
*Available in advance only to def SOL Crew/Company- sorry these are not open to the public.

Company Choreo Training: $25.00 ADV Only
Rawbotix Crew Training: $30.00 ADV Only
Private Crew + Choreo Training: $50 ADV Only

How to Register:
1) Email Us with student’s name, age, experience level and classes requested.
2) Submit payment by Cash or Cheque (to ‘def SOL Productions’) during regular def SOL class times next week-times listed below. Since online registration is not available, we will also accept E-transfer  (please Email Us first confirm your classes and total fees before sending).

In person registration is available during any of the following times: October 16-18th, between 5:00-10:00pm. Location: Saskatoon Salsa- 3521 (Basement Suite B6 & B7)
*Please submit your payments in a clearly marked envelop with the student’s name, workshop classes/package and the date submitted.

Megaman’s Bio: AJ has been dancing for seven years and popping for four. He learned hip hop growing up in his neigbourhood and was on the dance team at his school also. He started learning popping from his math tutor AniDoktoR who is a professional dancer in Vancouver. Continuing his career in popping, he eventually learned from the creater of bopping style “Boppin Andre”, who helped him get to the level he’s currently at. He then branched out and started a dance crew called Heavy Hittaz with crew member Luxurious and have further improved his style in popping.

He’s been a finalist in competitions, including ‘Set it straight 4’ in Halifax and won second place at ‘World Of Dance Vancouver’. He’s travelled all around North America to compete in competitions including New york, Toronto & LA. He currently teaches workshops all across the continent, takes part in competitions and loves to spread knowledge to all dancers who want to improve their dance skills.

 

 

PAST WORKSHOPS


June 13 & 14th Waacking with ‘Chalice’

6:30-8:00PM at Dance Saskatchewan Inc (205 A Pacific Ave)
for Ages 13yrs & Up- Open Level

$25 Drop In (1.5hrs)
$40 for Both Classes (3hrs)

Specializing in Waacking and Hip-Hop Erin ‘Chalice’ Walton has been apart of the Pacific NorthWest battle scene for the last 6 years. Competing in cities such as Vancouver, Portland, Tacoma and Seattle where she won the title of ‘Queen of the Hill 2015’. Originally from Saskatoon Erin began battling as a bgirl while training with local bboy crews such as Eternal bboys and Skill Force Crew. More recently she has competed at events like ‘Hot Mess’ in Montreal as well as “Ladies of Hip Hop’ & ‘Step Ya Game Up” in New York. When she’s not battling Erin works full time as a Dancer, Choreographer and Teacher in Vancouver, BC. Erin has had the pleasure of learning from some of the top street dancers and originators in the game including Mr. Wiggles, Link, Buddha Stretch, Meech de France, Waackisha, Tyrone Proctor, Archie Burnett, Sam -I -Am, Black Kat, Foret Noir, Ibuki, Yoshie, Toyin, Kim Sato & Natasha Gorrie. Some of her credits include, Macklemore, Star Captains, Project Soul, Subscura, The Lovers Cabaret and winner of Honor Roll (2vs.2) 2015.

Check out her workshops June 13 & 14 to learn Waacking technique and chatacter & how to apply them to freestyle and choreography. Different skills each night!

EMAIL US to save your spot- please include your full name and the classes you will attend. We will be accepting payments by cash only on the day of the workshops. Please arrive 10-15min early to check in. Clean indoor shoes required.


June 13 & 14th, 2017 Dancehall

with ‘mRaeGrooves’

8:00-9:30PM at Dance Saskatchewan Inc (205 A Pacific Ave)
for Ages 13yrs & Up- Open Level

$25 Drop In (1.5hrs)
$40 for Both Classes (3hrs)

Amanda Murray aka ‘mRaeGrooves’ has remained a pivotal force in the growth and recognition of Saskatchewan’s urban dance scene. She is recognized as an ‘All Styles’ dancer and specializes in the art of ‘groove’. Over the past 5 years she expanded her career to Edmonton where she became an instructor and performer with the 3SB Crew (2014 Canadian Hip Hop Champions) and more recently a member of of the Fly Girls Crew opening for artists TLC, Sean Paul and Tribe Called Red. To remain ‘legit’ as both an educator and performer, Amanda continues to pursue training opportunities across North America in numerous styles of street and cultural dance forms. She has trained with top choreographers and dance legends including original members of the Elite Force Crew, Dance Fusion, Electric Boogaloos, LA City Rockers, M.A.W.U., the Groovaloos, Djoniba, I.S.A and many more. Other credits include: Swinging with the Stars Saskatoon- 2017 Winner, Balikbayan Project Instructor (Phillipines), Codie Prevost CMT Video, Lieutenant Governor’s Arts Awards, opening for NAS, Joe Budden, Jabbawockeez & ABDC’s SuperTour.

Learn the hottest new and old school Dancehall steps from Amanda during our Pop Up Workshops June 13-14th at Dance Saskatchewan Inc.!

EMAIL US to save your spot- please include your full name and the classes you will attend. We will be accepting payments by cash only on the day of the workshops. Please arrive 10-15min early to check in. Clean indoor shoes required.


June 20th, 2017 Breakin with ‘Spooks’

8:00-10:00PM at Dance Saskatchewan
for Ages 10yrs & Up (Open Level)

Braden Penno aka BBoy ‘Spooks’ has just finished performing a full length contemporary/streetdance piece with OURO (www.ourocollective.com). Drawing from 15 years of experience, he will be sharing techniques for movement, creativity, and conditioning.

$15 Drop in Class 8-9pm + Open Practice 9-10pm(2hrs)
$5 for Open Practice Only from 9-10pm(1hr)

EMAIL US to save your spot- please include your full name and the classes you will attend. We will be accepting payments by cash only on the day of the workshops. Please arrive 10-15min early to check in. Clean indoor shoes required.