Demetre is an internationally known, respected, and sought after Champion West Coast Swing Dance Professional with over 20 years of competing, teaching, and performing at the highest level in the world.
Dance found Demetre while he was growing up in Los Angeles, at the ripe old of age of 6. Surrounded by a bursting Hip-Hop, Pop & Lock, and Break scene… he quickly became enthralled by dance and went on to join the Hip-Hop Battle Troupe, MYL (Made You Look).
Demetre’s father introduced him to West Coast Swing at 17. From that day on, WCS has become Demetre’s all encompassing life’s passion, artform, career, and community. He exploded onto the scene taking 1st and 2nd place in almost every contest he entered. Within in 11 months, Demetre had ascended the ranks to the pinnacle of WCS, the Champions Division, and with his ability to continuously grow and adapt, his knowledge of dance, and his prowess and passion he is among a handful of dancers in the world that are currently successfully competing in Champions for over 20 years.
Demetre has traveled the globe teaching, performing, judging, DJing. He created the first ever West Coast Swing dance and community in China. He has countless achievements in dance, below are just a few that are near and dear to his heart:
California Swing Dance Hall-of-Fame Nominee
Founding Member & Current Committee Member of the: Rising Star Tour
Founder & President of SoCal Westy
Co-Event Director of The After Party – A West Coast Swing Experience
Voted in as a Champion of Champions 5 times
Rising Star Tour & Junior Division: Coach & Choreographer
West Coast Swing Wednesdays – Classes, Training/Practice Sessions, Teams, & Socials
Friday Night WCS Social & Dance
JT Salt Lake City Swing Teams – Junior Varsity, Varsity, & Juniors
Juniors Program (ages 12-18): Classes, Teams, & Socials
Classic Workshops Including: 101 Boot-camp, Master Your Swing, Dance Pro Prep, Riga Bamboo, Pater-N-erds Party Paradise, Hot Seat Swing, Partner Plus, Personify You, Sweetheart Swing , West Coast Qi, and Pyrotechnics
We are committed maintaining an extraordinary WCS space for all to connect and share their passion for one of the greatest partner dances every created…West Coast Swing! Come on out and experience the new venue. See you on the dance floor!
The best way to register for class is to download the app below:
NOW IN DRAPER!!! Starting 12/29/2017
WCS Vibes @ Precision Dance Center
556 E 12300 S A, Draper, UT 84020
WCS Vibes – Friday Night West Coast Swing
www.wcsvibes.com (or www.weBEdance.com)
Connection, Self Expression, & Joy
We are committed to offering extraordinary space for West Coast Swing dancing for all to connect and share their passion for one of the greatest partner dances ever created…West Coast Swing!
Friday Night West Coast Swing Schedule
8:30pm – WCS Newcomer Lesson – FREE (included with dance)
8:30pm – WCS Int / Adv Lesson
9:30pm – 12:00am – WCS Social & Dance
West Coast Swing Classes on Wednesdays
WCS 1 – Wednesdays 7pm – Friday Night Dances & Wed Socials included. Extra Bonus: 8pm, Weekly, WCS 1 Personalized Training / Practice Sessions included.
WCS 2 – Wednesdays 8pm (join any time) WCS 1 Class and Wed Night Social included.
*Prerequisite: Complete WCS 1 and pass assessment during the Personalized Training Session or Boot-camp.
WCS 3 – Wednesdays 7pm – WCS 2 Class and Wed Night Social included.
*Prerequisite: Complete WCS 2 and pass assessment during the Personalized Training Session or Boot-camp.
WCS – JT Salt Lake City Swing Teams (Varsity, JV, or Juniors Team) – Wednesdays
*Prerequisite: Pass tryout / assessment.
WCS Wednesday Night Social – Wednesdays 10-11pm – Included with Lessons.
Scheduled for Saturdays, 10am – 12pm, with additional options coming soon on Fridays – Juniors Class and JT Salt Lake City Swing Team for Juniors (ages 12-18). Call or text Camie for information, to register, or to schedule your tryout! 801-836-1672.
See you on the dance floor!!!