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Friday Downtown Stomp

The most attended swing dance night in Montreal! Come try out swing dancing and meet new people. Crash course at 8:30pm every Friday, no partner needed. Beautiful studio in downtown Montreal. Cat's Corner, 3451 St-Laurent #3, corner Sherbrooke.

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Spring Workshop! with Nina Gilkenson and Michael Seguin

Cat’s Corner is proud to present a weekend of workshops with Nina Gilkenson and Michael Seguin from the Mobtown Ballroom in Baltimore March 27 – 29, 2015! The event will feature seven and a half hours of classes in Lindy Hop and Solo Jazz with these internationally renowned instructors, and two nights of social dancing and special performances with Misses Satchmo. 
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CCX: Cat's Corner eXchange - Oct 30th to Nov 1st, 2015

Every year, Cat's Corner invites you to join us in the celebration of its anniversary with a Lindy hop and Blues exchange. This year, join us from October 30th to November 1st for our 17th anniversary celebration.

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Open House Week - January 5th to 9th

Now is your chance to come join a community of swing dancers! If you are curious about learning to dance and the courses offered by Cat's Corner, join us as of tonight for our OPEN HOUSE week. We are offering FREE CLASSES ALL WEEK in Lindy hop, Blues, Charleston, Solo Jazz and Tap. Now is the time to put some swing in your life!

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Cat's Corner Open House Week from September 1st to 7th

Do you want to join a vibrant community of swing dancers? Are you curious about classes at Cat's Corner? YOU ARE IN LUCK! Cat's Corner's Open House Week runs from Monday Sept 1st to Friday the 7th. It features FREE TASTER DROP-IN CLASSES with our talented team of instructors - an opportunity not to be missed! It's ON, people!

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CLASS SCHEDULE

Monday Sept 1st
- 7 pm to 8 pm: Swing
- 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm: Blues

Tuesday Sept 2nd
- 7 pm to 8 pm: Solo Jazz
- 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm: Swing

Wednesday Sept 3rd
- 7 pm to 8 pm: Swing
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CCX 2013 - Cat’s Corner 15th Anniversary Celebration - October 25-27, 2013 !

CCX 2013 - Cat’s Corner 15th Anniversary Celebration - October 25-27, 2013 !

We are honored and thrilled to welcome for the first time ever in Montreal, the great Lennart Westerlund! A legend of the modern Lindy Hop scene, he has an unequalled sense of humo

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Rialto Swings - April 25th

The April 25th Rialto Swings will swing like never before, with the first Montreal Invitational Jack & Jill! About twenty of the city's best dancers in a competition like you've never seen it before. And it's only $10 for the whole night!

 

Dance lesson at 8:30pm with Cat's Corner, and dance night afterwards.

 

Rialto Theater: 5723 ave du Parc

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Available online on March 5th - le Swing du Businessman

 

A distracted and penniless businessman gets ready to get to his new job. But the task will be harder than it seems...

ON MARCH 5TH 2013: Get the whole February show on video at http://www.swingdubusinessman.com/buy.php...
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First Descents "Swing for a Cause"

First Descents (www.firstdescents.org) provides free, week-long, outdoor adventure programming (white water kayaking, surfing, rock climbing) to young adult (18-39 year old) cancer patients and survivors. Established in Colorado in 2001 with one program and 10 young adults, in 2013 it will host 50+ programs in North, Central and South America. It costs the organization approximately $1000 per camper to attend a program.

On the night of February 23, 2013, a group of passionate and caring young adults is hosting 'FD Swing For a Cause', a swing dance fundraiser here in M

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Swing du Businessman dance show - Saturday February 16th

 

A preoccupied businessman escapes the daily grind in a fantasy where jazz dance is king, in the Swing du Businessman! Get back to the Roaring Twenties with the dance champions of Swing ConneXion: acrobatics, Charleston, emotions, Lindy Hop and vintage music are on the menu with more than an hour of high-flying show!

Dinner show: starting at 6pm

Show only: doors open at 7:30pm

 

Dinner show, followed by a dance night: $75

Show only: $40

Show only, balcony: $25

 

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Alain Fragman and Virginie Jensen workshop weekend

January 18-20th

Don't miss out on this rare opportunity to learn from Virginie Jensen and our own Alain Fragman!

Registration is now open. Visit our website for details.

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CCX 2012: Oct. 26-28: Cat's Corner's 14th anniversary

 

Cat's Corner eXchange: October 26-28, 2012

In 2008, our tenth anniversary celebration brought together over 200 dancers. More recently, we’ve decided to go directly to the source of what we like most - social dancing!

Since then every year we invite everyone on Halloween weekend to celebrate our anniversary with us.

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Jul 5 Glenn Crytzer & his Syncopators featuring Meschiya Lake

 

Join us on Thursday July 5th for an exceptional night of live music with Glenn Crytzer and his Syncopators (from Seattle)  featuring Meschiya Lake (from New Orleans)!


 

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West Coast Swing and Hustle workshops & parties with Erik Novoa & Anna Brady!

Join Dance Conmigo in welcoming these amazing dancers and teachers as they hit Montreal April 3rd and 4th with a wicked line-up of workshops sure to challenge and delight dancers of all levels!! Erik is a nationally top-ranked competitor in the States. Together with partner Anna, this radiant couple will bring new life to your dancing! Learn more about them at: www.swingshoes.net. Earlybird Registration deadline is March 15th!! Please register below - do NOT miss this opportunity!! Workshop & Party Rates: Workshop: $15/workshop if registered by March 15... $17 after March 15, $20 (cash only) at the door. Package Deal : $75/weekend if registered by March 15... $85 after March 15 Friday Night Party: $5 cash only at the door - or free if you have attended any of the workshops Saturday Night Party: $10 cash only at the door - or free if you have attended any of the workshops The Workshops: Friday, April 3rd: Get a crash course in the oh-so-hot and versatile dance of West Coast Swing! Followed by a workshop on the Hustle basics - featuring the fierce style used in performances and competitions! Then it's party time! These Friday night workshops and party take place at Studio Metronome (4557 St-Laurent, north of Mont Royal, 3rd floor, Montreal, QC) 7pm-8pm: WCS Beginner Crash Course (Beg) 8pm-9pm: Hustle Beginner Crash Course (Beg) a hustle demo 9pm-11pm: WCS & Hustle Party ($5 - or free if you attend any of the workshops) Saturday, April 4th: all the West Coast Swing you could hope for: syncopations, fun moves, musicality, hitting the breaks... delivered with Erik's signature humor and the style and grace characteristic of this dynamic couple!! Then let's paaarty!! These afternoon workshops and party take place at la Maison de la Culture Maisonneuve (4200 Ontario E, Montreal, QC, H1V 1K1) WCS 1 WCS 1 4pm-5pm: Syncopations (Beg/Int) 5pm-6pm: Fun Moves (Int) 6pm-7pm: (supper break!) 7pm-8pm: Musicality (Int) 8pm-9pm: Hit the Breaks (Int) 9pm-1am: WCS & Hustle Party ($10 - or free if you attend any of the workshops) http://www.danceconmigo.com/SwingPage.php