Toronto International Youth Dance Festival 2017 Takes Over City Hall

My studio Byfield Dance Experience is sponsoring the 4th annual Toronto International Youth Dance Festival this weekend! I’m thrilled to be on the Board of Directors for this high-energy event, now in it’s 4th year. Watch kids support each other through many styles of dance. FREE to public Saturday July 29th at Toronto’s Nathan PhillipsContinue reading “Toronto International Youth Dance Festival 2017 Takes Over City Hall”

Black Canadian Awards Nominate Shawn Byfield In Top Six

I’m OFFICIALLY IN! And I’m asking for your help. It’s true. I’m one of six amazing artists (out of 20,000 online votes) officially nominated in the 2014 BLACK CANADIAN AWARDS for Best Contemporary Dance Act. What a remarkable honour! I’ve been dancing for 30 YEARS, and have always been a supporter of my community. It’sContinue reading “Black Canadian Awards Nominate Shawn Byfield In Top Six”

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

The Absolute Best Way To Start Your Thanksgiving…

The absolute best way to start your Thanksgiving weekend… is to GIVE! That’s exactly what dozens of funky friends did tonight at Byfield Dance Experience (BDX), my new Toronto dance studio. Everyone who participated in tonight’s free hip hop dance classes brought non-perishable food donations for Toronto’s Food Bank. After the two SWEATY hip hop danceContinue reading “The Absolute Best Way To Start Your Thanksgiving…”

Toronto Dance Holiday Event Details

Hey friends, The “Toronto Holiday Bonanza and Dance Celebration” is quickly approaching! Here’s the flyer… As mentioned in my last post, it’s time for a new Toronto dance studio. As well as much needed dance rehearsal space for dance companies of all styles. All the info is at the website: http://ShawnByfield.com/fundraiser.htm The line up ofContinue reading “Toronto Dance Holiday Event Details”