This year, celebrate Valentine's Day with a twist. Enjoy a ballroom dance lesson
followed by an evening of dancing, with live music provided by Skule™ Orchestra
, Skule™ Stage Band and Skule™ Choir, and delicious refreshments from Hart House - all in the
elegance of the Hart House Great Hall.
Moment is held in the Great Hall of Hart House, which is located at 7 Hart House
Circle on the University of Toronto campus. Hart House can be accessed from TTC
by St. George and Museum Stations. Nearby parking is available.
8:00 Dance Lesson
9:00 Dancing Commences with live music by Skule™ Music
11:45 Last Dance
Q. Who is Skule™ Orchestra?
A. Skule™ Orchestra was founded in 2006 as a way for musical engineers
to continue their love of music throughout their university experience. Since
then, we have grown to a 60 member, symphonic orchestra of string, wind, and
Q. What should I wear?
A. Semi-formal attire is appropriate for the evening. Be sure you are comfortable
in whatever you wear! For maximum dancing comfort, shoes should have a non-rubber
sole and stay securely on your feet.
Q. What does my ticket include?
A. Your ticket includes a dance lesson, live music by Skule™ Orchestra,
Skule™ Stage Band and Skule™ Choir, delightful desserts, and a complimentary photoshoot. If
you plan on going to dinner before the event, come back soon for details about
exclusive details at local restaurants included with your ticket purchase.
Q. Where can I buy tickets?
A. Tickets are available here on the website. You may also purchase tickets at
Engineering Stores (B720-10, basement of the Sandford Fleming building).
Alternatively, you may buy directly from any Skule orchestra member.
Q. Who can I bring with a ticket for two?
A. Your ticket admits you and one guest, who can be a date, a dance partner,
a friend, or anyone else. Moment is a positive space!
Q. Do we need to know how to dance?
A. No experience is necessary! A dance lesson at 8:00 run by Suzette Risto of
Twylite Studios will teach you everything you need to know in order to dance
the night away! If you miss the lesson, don't worry — dancing is easy! Just
follow the lead of another couple!
Q. What music will be played?
A. After the dance lesson, live music will commence. This will include slow waltzes,
and swing music performed by the Skule™ Orchestra, Skule™ Stage Band and Skule™ Choir,
as well as a variety of recorded favourites.
Q. What if I already know how to dance?
A. That's excellent! You'll enjoy dancing the night away. Perhaps you might even be
able to show off your skills during some of the faster dances.
Q. Will food and refreshments be provided?
A. There will be an endless array of desserts, teas, and coffee, as well as a fully
stocked, fully licensed bar. Your ticket will also qualify you for dinner offers
at certain local restaurants. Details of these dinner offers will be provided shortly.
Q. Do I need to bring a date?
A. Of course not! The live music is certainly enjoyable on its own. As well, the
refreshments are so satisfying as to be worth the price of admission. However, a
date is recommended in order to take full advantage of the dance-themed evening.
Why not extend the magic of your moment? This year, your ticket entitles you
to exclusive dining offers at the following restaurants:
19 Baldwin St.
This year, Moment guests are entitled to a special dining deal. On the evening
of February 10, guests can present their tickets at Valens restaurant and
receive a 15% discount from the Prix Fixe menu.
Tickets may be purchased at Engineering Stores in the
building of U of T, or online below.
Moment, the Valentine's Ball would not be possible without the generous support
of our sponsors.