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Ballroom Dancing For Beginners

  • Who is it for?

    This course is aimed at beginners, no experience necessary. You are welcome to attend solo or with a partner and partner work will be offered in line with government guidelines at the time.

  • What does it cover?

    Students will learn a selection of Latin and ballroom basic steps, turns and variations in short sequences. Dances will be performed to strict tempo ballroom music which will be discussed in relation to the style of the dance.

  • What will it be like?

    Steps will be demonstrated by the tutor for learners to follow as a group before working with partners (optional) to perform to music. The tutor will advise you on styling and timing. The emphasis will be on fun.

  • What else do I need to buy or do?

    Comfortable clothing and footwear (ballroom, jazz or other soft dance shoes are ideal, or alternatively trainers / plimsolls) are recommended to allow for free movement.

  • What could it lead to?

    You may wish to join another class next term or dance socially. Your tutor will advise you of upcoming options.

Available Courses

Ballroom Dancing For Beginners

17 April 2023 – 26 June 2023
Monday, 16:15 to 17:45
Course Code:655
£74 / £26
8 Meetings
42 Queen Square
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26 September 2022 – 12 December 2022
Monday, 16:15 to 17:45
Course Code:653
£99 / £35
12 Meetings
42 Queen Square
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16 January 2023 – 27 March 2023
Monday, 16:15 to 17:45
Course Code:654
£91 / £32
11 Meetings
42 Queen Square
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Ballroom Dance For Improvers

Develop your skills in your favourite ballroom and Latin American dances such as the Waltz, Tango, Cha Cha Cha and Jive. Aimed at those who have covered the basics, this class will expand your repertoire of steps and develop technique and confidence in a sociable environment.

19 January 2023 – 30 March 2023
Thursday, 18:30 to 20:00
Course Code:657
£91 / £32
11 Meetings
1 Rushworth St
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27 April 2023 – 29 June 2023
Thursday, 18:30 to 20:00
Course Code:658
£83 / £29
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1 Rushworth St
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22 September 2022 – 08 December 2022
Thursday, 18:30 to 20:00
Course Code:656
£99 / £35
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1 Rushworth St
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No partner required for this fun and lively class, dancing solo versions of swing and jive steps to some of the greatest music of the 20th century. From the original 1930's Lindy Hop through the 1950's Rock 'n' Roll to the upbeat 'Strictly'-style Jive, learn the steps and enjoy the music in group dances designed to be performed without a partner.

21 January 2023 – 25 February 2023
Saturday, 10:30 to 11:30
Course Code:661
£34 / £12
6 Meetings
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06 May 2023 – 17 June 2023
Saturday, 10:30 to 11:30
Course Code:662
£34 / £12
6 Meetings
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24 September 2022 – 29 October 2022
Saturday, 10:30 to 11:30
Course Code:660
£34 / £12
6 Meetings
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Latin Line Dance: Come Join the Party!

Enjoy the Latin rhythms of Salsa, Mambo, Cha Cha Cha and Samba without the need for a partner in this Line Dance class with a difference. Each set routine is performed solo in lines but all of the dances will be based on a Latin American dance. This class gives you the best of both worlds with some strict tempo technique but in a free and creative setting.

16 January 2023 – 27 March 2023
Monday, 14:30 to 16:00
Course Code:651
£91 / £32
11 Meetings
42 Queen Square
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17 April 2023 – 26 June 2023
Monday, 14:30 to 16:00
Course Code:652
£74 / £26
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42 Queen Square
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26 September 2022 – 12 December 2022
Monday, 14:30 to 16:00
Course Code:650
£99 / £35
12 Meetings
42 Queen Square
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For more information contact The Departmental Administrator at admin@marywardcentre.ac.uk