Winter Weekender

Winter Weekender


19 - 21 July 2024

Join us again for another fabulous weekend hosted by the OMJ crew here in Christchurch to dance, learn and socialise with local and guest teachers.

  • Friday evening workshop and dance party
  • Saturday workshops, critique session, dance party
  • Sunday coaching sessions, New Brighton hot pools

💥 New Venue - Silhouette Studios, Burnside 💥

This venue allows us to run a 3 day dance weekend with everything under one roof (apart from the hot pools!).

Guest teachers: Hannah & Ryan

This dynamic and entertaining teaching duo are back again by popular demand with more useful advice, tips and skills to share with you.

They lead by example by constantly seeking to improve themselves and then share as much as they can with their students.

📆 Key Dates
Registrations Open Wednesday, 7 Feb 2024 12:00pm
Early Bird Close Friday, 31 May 2024 11:59pm


Welcome Workshop & Party

A great start to the weekend with a one hour workshop taught by Hannah & Ryan followed by an epic night of dancing.

7pm - 8pm Workshop 1
Ryan & Hannah
8pm - 11pm Dance Party


Workshops & Critique Session

Parallel Workshops = something for beginner and advanced dancers and everyone in between.

10:00am - 11:00am Workshop 2
11:15am - 12:15pm Workshop 3 Workshop 4
Lunch Break
1:15pm - 2:15pm Workshop 5 Critique Session
2:30pm - 3:30pm Workshop 6
Afternoon Break
4:00pm - 5:00pm TAD (Talks About Dance)
Dinner Break

Dance Party featuring TWO rooms

We'll be running a second dance floor with specific genres so we'll have something for everyone!

7:45pm Doors Open
8:00pm - 8:30pm Fun Class
8:30pm - 12:30am Dance Party and performances


Coaching Sessions

11:00am - 12:00pm Goal Setting & Pathways for Dancers
12:30pm - 1:00pm Coaching Session 1
1:15pm - 1:45pm Coaching Session 2
2:00pm - 2:30pm Coaching Session 2
1:15pm - 2:30pm Move Check

New Brighton Hot Pools

Join us at He Puna Taimoana: New Brighton Hot Pools.

3:00pm - 5:00pm He Puna Taimoana


Everything $195 early bird
$230 from 1 Jun
Saturday Workshops $150
Sunday Coaching $75
Individual (pay on the door)
Single Workshop $25
Friday Party $15
Saturday Party $20
Extras (not included in passes)
Hot Pools TBC

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Visit Christchurch

Take a day off either before or after - or even both - and see what is on offer in Christchurch and the surrounding area.