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The impressive Continental Dance Club “family” is made up of over 15 IN HOUSE INSTRUCTORS, including current as former world champions &  world finalists plus  numerous national champions & national finalists , so why not start your own dance her- or his-story at the Continental Dance Club – TODAY!

Brian  Torner

Dance DirectorThe Continental Dance Club
Work Phone: (905) 624-6595
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Biographical Info

Brian Torner has a two-part biography > DANCE & ART. Brian is a world champion trainer & choreographer, a 15-time world championship adjudicator plus a champion ballroom dancer with an impressive history. Lifetime Achievement Award was bestowed Brian by CanAm DanceSport Gala and in 1998 he danced in the Royal Albert Hall as a Duel of the Giants contender with Brigitt Mayer & Ralf Lepehne vs. Corky & Shirley Ballas and in 2000 Ohio Star Ball was a Legend of Dance.

Brian is a former Canadian, US Open, Ohio Star Ball & North American professional runner-up. He is also a 3-time World & 4-time Blackpool finalist in Showdance, Exhibition & Latin categories. Some recall the hit TV show on Womens’ Television Network (WTN-TV) “Dancing at the Palais”. Brian was host & colour commentator for 6 seasons uninterrupted from 2000-2003. The TV show’s namesake is, of course, Toronto’s historic building on the lakefront: The Palais Royale.

From 2005-2011 as co-director of Lausberg Contemporary, Brian was a Member of ART TORONTO Selection & Advisory Committee. As co-director, Brian connected with some of the highest ranked Canadian artists like Joseph Drapell, Marie Lannoo, David Burdenny among others. Several of the international roster of artists won Canadian & International Public Art Competitions. The minimal/kinetic art aesthetic was considered innovative in approach to curation of interactive photography exhibitions with several of the 5 consecutive CONTACT FEATURED EXHIBITS utilizing the artist, his or her family and private/work surroundings as subject for the art. TODAY, most notably as director of, Brian continues to connect for the love of ART & DANCE.

Brian Torner TODAY has numerous projects on the go, or”dance in progress”!

BUT….there is always time for a first lesson….

CONTACT BrianTorner, director The Continental Dance Club 3141 WhartonWay, MISSISSAUGA 905 624 6595or toll free1866516 4440 for your dance & entertainment dreams come true.                                                                                                                                             



Categories: A+ (LiCST), B+ (LicLA), C+ (LicSMOOTH), CDTA, D+ (LicRHYTHM), Instructor (In House), NCA2, Other, Preferred Service, Professional with Qualifications, Social/Party Host, Special Skills