The Jitterbug Social 2019

Virtual Dance Party in support of DWP

1 - 2 pm

Saturday May 30, 2020

CLICK HERE for the Zoom Link!

NOTE: Zoom will update their software on the event date - please make sure you've got the latest update prior to the 30th 

Thank you to everyone who supported last year's Jitterbug Social at the Sony Centre !

We can't wait to see you in May, 2020 for our next amazing event. Stay tuned!



A Message from Sarah Robichaud,
Executive Director




About The Jitterbug

Our family friendly afternoon includes:

Special guest performances, a Dance-A-Thon, an amazing Silent Auction, and a delicious lunch catered by The Sony Centre Chefs!

All proceeds from the Jitterbug are in support of:

Visit DWP's website for more info!

DWP Website

Kids under 12 AND
DANCE-A-THON participants ARE FREE!


    DWP and Regent Park School of Music (Not open to the public: Click here if for more information or to RSVP to participate in the workshop)

  • 12:00 PM* Doors Open to Public (Front Street entrance)

  • 12:10 PM MC, Pam Seatle, Opening Remarks

  • 12:20 PM Performance by Regent Park School of Music

  • 12:30 PM DUET Dance Company performs

  • 12:45 - 1:45 PM Dance Party & Dance-A-Thon!

  • 1:45 - 2:00 PM Closing remarks

*Buffet lunch t 12 PM.
*Silent Auction at 12 pm. Winners announced at 1:30 PM



Three ways to get involved in our fabulous Dance-A-Thon

Next year, you can help raise money for DWP by sponsoring an individual dancer or team, register yourself  to dance, OR create a team of dancers and then create your fundraising page to share by email or social media networks.  All Dance-A-Thon Dancers attend the event for free!

Register as a dancer for the Jitterbug Dance-A-Thon and create your own Personal Fundraising Page on Canada Helps!

You can register your Team for the Jitterbug Dance-A-Thon and create your own Personal Fundraising Page on Canada Helps!

Sponsor a friend or a team to raise money for the Dance-A-Thon by:

  1. Click the link button above

  2. Scroll down to "FIND A TEAM" and enter team name

  3. Select team page and make a donation.


Special Guests

Our wonderful guest performers in 2019:

City TV's Pam Seatle, MC

We are so excited to welcome long-time supporter of DWP Pam Seatle as our master of ceremonies. Pam is a veteran reporter from CityTV News and has helped raise awareness for us through the media. We couldn't be happier to have her on board to MC. 

The Young Musicians  of Regent Park School of Music

DWP is thrilled to collaborate with the RPSM on a one hour intergenerational workshop in which the young musicians and our DWP dancers will create an original piece of dance and music together that will be performed at the Jitterbug Social for the public


DUET Dance Company


DWP gratefully welcomes back the incredible DUET Dance Companyfor a second year to entertain and dance with us at the Jitterbug Social! This amazing company of young talented dancers donate their time and talent to not-for-profits to help other reach their fundraising goals! How incredible is that!?

Event Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors who help to keep our dancers dancing by supporting
The Jitterbug Social!


Thanks to The Sony Centre for hosting our event for the 2nd year in a row!


Map to The Sony Centre


Contact Us

Questions? Get in touch.

Dancing WIth Parkinson's



© 2019 by Dancing WIth Parkinson's

Dancing with Parkinson's Inc. is a Federally registered charity. Charitable Registation Number: 81752 1354 RR0001