UPCOMING: Groove Street Productions Vancouver

West coast dancers, I’m coming for you. Let’s sweat, get inspired, and have some FUN! Teaching tap dance and musical theatre master classes at Groove Street Productions dance convention all weekend long near Vancouver this November, with an INCREDIBLE faculty you won’t want to miss. Surrey BC is where it all goes down! Will IContinue reading “UPCOMING: Groove Street Productions Vancouver”

What Size Heels Do YOU Wear? Here’s Why…

Question: What size heels do you wear? I ask because this Saturday at Byfield Dance Experience, I’m hosting a Learn To Dance In HEELS Workshop. Taught by the one and only Esie Mensah! You’ve seen her on So You Think You Can Dance Canada, with Keisha Chante, Jully Black, AND on MuchMusic: http://bit.ly/RdxzNN It’s gonnaContinue reading “What Size Heels Do YOU Wear? Here’s Why…”

Toronto Hip Hop For Hope Dance Workshop Info 2012

Hip Hop For Hope is here again! The day of hip hop dance workshops is to help raise money for Princess Margaret Hospital. Our dear friend Kristal Wei is a dancer and cancer survivor. Mariano Abarca and Andrew “Pyro” Chung will be leading amazing classes. And yes, I’ll be teaching a class as well. Personally,Continue reading “Toronto Hip Hop For Hope Dance Workshop Info 2012”

Dancers, Need Free Advice? Attend Toronto Urban Dance Symposium

Toronto Urban Dance Symposium Hosted by Apolonia Velasquez & Ofilio Sinbadinho Free Event! Sunday September 12th at City Dance Corps (Must Register in advance) Have questions about your current and future dance career? Want some solid advice? Then come on down to this dance community event. I’ll be one of the featured panel speakers (Street DancingContinue reading “Dancers, Need Free Advice? Attend Toronto Urban Dance Symposium”

A New Way To Reveal Your Girlicious Side

Ladies, get ready to frisk it up! This sexy Girlicious dance workshop happens this Friday February 12th, at Byfield Dance Experience. Let your inhibitions go and reveal your seductive side! Not only will you work what yo’ mamma gave ya, but you’ll also receive a kick @ss workout. Click the image for info or visitContinue reading “A New Way To Reveal Your Girlicious Side”

Why You Should Support Hip Hop For Haiti

Toronto! Here’s some more info on Hip Hop For Haiti. Drop in to Byfield Dance Experience this Friday and show your support! – Shawn B

My Social Networks

Dancers often ask me what social networks I’m on, and where to find me online. Well, if you enjoy social networking, where you can see what friends do on a daily basis, here’s where you can find me. Click the thumbnails for a larger image, you’ll see the web address: And as always, if youContinue reading “My Social Networks”

Dance Family Photos

Man, dancing brings so many people together! Just thought I’d share a few totally random dance photos from various dance classes, local events, dance workshops & competitions I’ve been involved with. Fun times! What do you remember or recognize? Leave your thoughts in the comment box… – Shawn B http://www.ShawnByfield.com

The Number One Most Self-Defeating Word Is…

Have you fallen into this dangerous trap? I’m teaching right now in Ottawa, the Nation’s capital! Today I had an experience that made me want to write you. Let me share a story we can all learn from… Tap Dancing in Canada There’s a fun dance studio I’m working with out here, teaching tap danceContinue reading “The Number One Most Self-Defeating Word Is…”