Back To Ballroom – Summer School

Who is this course for

This course is aimed at gentle improver level, ideal for those with a little experience but feeling the need for a refresher.

What does this course cover

Students will recap a selection of Latin and ballroom basic steps, turns and variations in short sequences designed to refresh technique and boost confidence. 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 you 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 this course could lead to

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

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Why choose Mary Ward?

Mary Ward Centre is the adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening and weekends to suit your timetable. You can learn face to face at one of our centres (Bloomsbury or Waterloo) or take an online course

Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’