Arts in Wincott Park – September 18

The Covid-19 Mitigation & Safety protocols under the Reopening Ontario Act announced by the Provincial government and the guidance published by the City of Toronto will be in place for all our outdoor events and activities.
Sep
18
2020

Arts Etobicoke in partnership with Delta Family Resource Centre is thrilled to present Arts in Wincott Park – a FREE series of arts activities and workshops for the residents of Kingsview Village – Westway community. 

The program will offer two sessions of an hour and a half each from 3:30 pm -6:30 pm every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. The sessions will be conducted in safe and small groups at Wincott Park. All Health & Safety protocols will be in place. Each session will have a maximum of 7 participants and priority will be given to residents of KVW neighbourhood.

In the event of cancellation of the one or more sessions due to severe weather or other unforeseen circumstances, the event will be rescheduled for the subsequent Monday or Tuesday.

 

Commercial Hip Hop Dance with Carmen Leardi

Commercial hip-hop dance is powerful and dynamic, with a focus on musicality and performance. Participants will move through warm-ups and basic drills before learning a short choreography. Moving grooving, and feeling funky are a guarantee.

 

Workshop 1 (ages 5-7)

Friday, September 18

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm


Register here for Commercial Hip Hop Dance on September 18 at 3:30 pm


 

Workshop 2 (ages 8-10)

Friday, September 18

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm


Register here for Commercial Hip Hop Dance on September 18 at 5:00 pm


 

Traditional Capoeira & Cultural Dance with Sérgio Xocolate

Musician, Singer/Songwriter, Percussionist and Master of Traditional Capoeira (martial arts from Brasil) for a unique brand of Traditional musical & movement workshops that merge his over thirty years of experience teaching and sharing his Culture from the North East of Brasil. This workshop is for ages 7-14.

We have two back to back sessions of the same workshop in order to accommodate more participants. However, each workshop will only have 7 participants so please register below to book your spot.

 

Workshop 1 

Friday, September 18

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm


Register here for Traditional Capoeira & Cultural Dance on September 18 at 3:30 pm


 

Workshop 2 (ages 9 and up)

Friday, September 18

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm


Register here for Traditional Capoeira & Cultural Dance on September 18 at 5:00 pm


 

Basics of Kathak with Tanveer Alam

This class will guide you through the basic elements of Kathak, a North Indian classical dance form. We will explore hastak/hand gestures, tatkar/footwork, chakkar/ spins which are the foundational elements of this dance style. All these elements will come together for a short dance piece! This workshop is for ages 5-12.

We have two back to back sessions of the same workshop in order to accommodate more participants. However, each workshop will only have 7 participants so please register below to book your spot.

 

Workshop 1 

Friday, September 18

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm


Register here for Basics of Kathak on September 18 at 3:30 pm


 

Workshop 2 (ages 9 and up)

Friday, September 18

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm


Register here for Basics of Kathak on September 18 at 5:00 pm


 

A Musical Journey From Canada To The North-East Of Brazil with Suzanne Roberts Smith

Beginning with the Algonquin Nation WATER SONG and then taking an imaginary ‘trip’ to Pernambuco Brazil, come discover some rhythms, songs and movements from the COCO Tradition. This workshop is for all ages.

We have two back to back sessions of the same workshop in order to accommodate more participants. However, each workshop will only have 7 participants so please register below to book your spot.

 

Workshop 1 

Friday, September 18

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm


Register here for A Musical Journey on September 18 at 3:30 pm


 

Workshop 2 (ages 9 and up)

Friday, September 18

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm


Register here for A Musical Journey on September 18 at 5:00 pm


Venue: Wincott Park

86 Northcrest Rd
Toronto
Ontario
M9R 1N7