CLASSES |SESSIONS | WORKSHOPS | PROGRAMS
PRIVATE DANCE & ART LESSONS
@The Danger Room Private studio
4230 Sunset Valley court | Mississauga
Times available upon request
Rates $75- $150 per hour
OPEN HIP-HOP SESSION | MONDAYS
@ BURNHAMTHORPE COMMUNITY CENTRE |
1500 Gulleden Dr | MISSISSAUGA
5:00PM – 7:00PM
OPEN HIP-HOP SESSION | WEDNESDAYS
@ FRANK MCKECKNIE COMMUNITY CENTRE |
310 Bristol rd E. MISSISSAUGA
4:00PM – 6:00PM
“THE HUB” URBAN ART WORKSHOPS | THURSDAYS
@CITY HALL – NORTH TOWER MEZZANINE |
300 City Centre Drive | MISSISSAUGA
6:30PM – 8:00PM
DROP IN BREAKIN’ | THURSDAYS
@CITY DANCE CORPS STUDIO
489 QUEEN ST W | TORONTO
DANCE LESSONS & COMMUNITY PROGRAMS AVAILABLE
(rates upon inquiry)
Flava Foundation (Beginners to Advanced)
The importance of breakin’ aesthetics varies depending on mentality, but one thing remains constant and undeniable, the “Flava Foundation”. Join FrostFlow for a unique class of technique, expression & mentality exploration. Using “Breakin’” drills, discussions, custom theory and experimentation, Frost aims to open pathways of style and help you to manifest your own Flava Foundation”.
Summit Rock (Beginners to Advanced)
“Summit Rock” in an exclusive dance workshop emphasizing “Top Rock” foundations as the original Hip-Hop dance and catalyst for “BBoying” The Summit Rock centralizes concepts of musicality, themes, form and aesthetics. Students are engaged through “ciphers”, original grooves and methods to adopt and powerfully presentable Top Rock style, the base pillar for most other “Urban street dance” styles.
Freeze Framing (Beginners to Advanced)
Basis of character and communication is firm with an iconic image. With theory influenced by “Poe One” – Style Elements crew “Freeze Framing” progresses the concept of framing postures to be effective communicators through performance and concept. Students will be instructed to utilized methods that “Say a lot, with very little”.
Ground Dimension (Beginners to Advanced)
Signature component of executing “B-Boying/ B-Girling” is footwork through grounded floor work patterns, steps, flows and angles. Ground Dimension renegotiates learning conventional floor work dynamics, by emphasizing partner work and unique perspectives related to: “entry & exit points”, “expanding & contracting”, “Filling Form” & other techniques that encourage a well rounded and progressive ground dimension.
Hip-Hop for Social Change (Civic Engagement)
Movement created either socially or artistically must first start with an “idea inspired for expression acquired”. The challenge we as youth face in society rests on the lack of understanding our Power, Identity and Community. Hip-Hop is a universal medium and tool that allows for recognizing these dynamics and how artists can apply them selves not only has creators, but as human beings with an edge of creativity. Join nationally renowned Community Worker, Performer and Hip-Hop advocate, Marcelino DaCosta aka FrostFlow on an interactive journey that will inspire your creativity for a lifetime.
Lead-Our-Ship (Community Development)
The “Lead-Our-Ship” presentation led by internationally renowned professional Dancer & Artist Educator Marcelino “Frost” DaCosta. This unique one-hour session is directed to engage, educate & empower leaders toward understanding internal and external challenges, while refining leadership skills through art, music & dance. The theme of “Lead-Our-Ship” refers to a re-negotiation of what it truly means to be a leader and make well-rounded choices and build inspiring ideas. Join “Frost” for an unforgettable experience to Lead-Our-Ship for a lifetime.