Schedule

Schedule coming soon!

O-Town Showdown will be happening from Friday March 8th to Sunday March 10th, 2019. Competitions will run on Saturday and Sunday afternoons, with the Mix & Match ("The Showdown") and Strictly finals happening during the Saturday evening dance.

Friday, March 8

Evening dance featuring Naomi & Her Handsome Devils! Glebe Community Centre's Scotton Hall, 175 3rd Ave, Ottawa, ON.

8:15pmDoors open
8:30pmClass: The Building Blocks of Swing (Jon and Jenna)

Everything you need for a night of Swing Dancing! Come join Jon and Jenna for a quick rundown of the most crucial elements for a great night of Swing Dancing. Whether you've never been before, or you can swing out with the best of them, this class is the perfect time to check in and make sure we all have a great time together.
9:30pmSocial dancing to Naomi & Her Handsome Devils

Late-Night, with Angelique Francis! Second Studio at 738A Bank Street, Ottawa, ON.

12:00am - 4:00amLate Night dancing with Angelique Francis!

Saturday, March 9

Morning Classes! Glebe Community Centre's Scotton Hall, 175 3rd Ave, Ottawa, ON.

9:15amDoors Open
9:30amClass: Being a Better Partner (Jon and Jenna)

Join Jon and Jenna for this first hour while we break down and dive into some of the most effective, efficient, and comfortable ways to move our bodies with a partner.
10:30amClass: Cool Moves That Need To Make A Comeback (Jon and Jenna)

There are so many great steps that have been forgotten. We spent days in the old clip vault working to save these steps from extinction, and we need your help to do it. Come check out some forgotten classics.

Afternoon competitions! Glebe Community Centre's Scotton Hall, 175 3rd Ave, Ottawa, ON.

11:30amSocial Dancing
12:00pmSolo Competition
12:30pmSwitch It Up: Prelims
1:00pmShowdown Mix & Match: Quarter-Finals
2:30pmNewcomer Mix & Match: Prelims
3:00pmOpen Strictly: Prelims
3:45pmShake That Thing
4:15pmSwitch It Up: Finals
4:30pmNewcomer Mix & Match: Finals
5:00pmShowdown Mix & Match: Semi-Finals
6:00pmEnd Of Afternoon Competitions

Evening Dance, featuring Naomi & Her Handsome Devils! Glebe Community Centre's Scotton Hall, 175 3rd Ave, Ottawa, ON.

8:30pmDoors open
9:00pmSocial Dancing to Naomi & Her Handsome Devils
10:00pmOpen Strictly: Finals
11:00pmShowdown M&M: Finals, BATTLE STYLE!

Late-Night, with Angelique Francis! Second Studio at 738A Bank Street, Ottawa, ON.

12:00am - 4:00amLate Night dancing with Angelique Francis!

Sunday, March 10

Morning Classes! Glebe Community Centre's Scotton Hall, 175 3rd Ave, Ottawa, ON.

10:00amDoors Open
10:30amClass: Made Ya Look (Jon and Jenna)

No matter how many steps you know, or cool rhythms you can throw down, its all about how you sell it. Join us for an hour of movement and experimenting and finding ways to make new and interesting shapes, and how to make people look where you want them to.
11:30amClass: Rhythm and Practice Games (Jon and Jenna)

So you've taken the classes, you've thrown down and showdown, now its almost time to go back home. BUT you can take a little piece of O town with you, as Jon and Jenna share some of their favorite and most useful games and drills for Swing Dancing. Feel free to take these back home and share the fun!
12:30pmClass: Musicality (Naomi)

Learn about musicality with Naomi in front of a live band!

Competitions and Social Dancing! Glebe Community Centre's Scotton Hall, 175 3rd Ave, Ottawa, ON.

1:30pm - 2:15pmLunch break with DJed music
2:15pmShort Showcase
2:45pmTeam Short Showcase
4:00pmAwards
4:30pmDance with live music by Naomi & The Dotted Halves
(doors open for Dance Pass holders)
5:15pmInvitational Shake That Thing
6:30pmEvent Ends

Schedule may change. Check the event programme when you arrive to confirm times.

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