Welcome to Modern Sequence Dancing World
Steven Shaw and Helen Blackburn bring you details of all the latest ‘winning’ sequence dances and information about where and when local and national events are happening around the UK.
Based in Leeds, West Yorkshire, Steven and Helen are qualified dance teachers and successful Inventive Dance Competitors. They have been encouraging couples to take to the dance floor and enjoy sequence dancing for many years.
Both are championship adjudicators and are available for lectures and tuition at all levels. If you would like more information contact them direct on 0113 273 6885.
The Ada Unsworth Inventive Dance winners. Classical sequence section, Lace Agate Swing, arranged by Stuart Perry and Beverly Howard. Modern winner, Silver Fir Foxtrot, arranged by Ian and Sue Webster. Latin section, Manhatton Mambo arranged by Duncan and Hannah Trever.
2016 Inventive Dance Competition Dates Sunday 17th January 2016 – NCDTA – Rainton Meadows Arena, DH4 5PH Sunday 14th February 2016 – ISTD – Hermitage Leisure Centre, Whitwick,LE67 5EU (Latin and Modern only) Sunday 13th March 2016 – NATD – Hermitage Leisure Centre, Whitwick, LE67 5EU Sunday 26th March 2016 – North of Britain – The Floral Hall, Southport, […]
Our Speedwell Rooms event will be held on Sunday 4th September and from 5.30pm there will be a modern sequence dance night with MC’s Steven Shaw and Helen Blackburn. Tickets £5 each. The event includes open classical/morden sequence competitions during the day for children and adult competitions in the afternoon. Tickets £10 in advance or £12 on the […]
Inventive Dance Competitions are held throughout the year to find new Modern Sequence Dances for you to learn. Below is a list of dance competitions which are open to the general public. At some events your entry ticket will include the opportunity to learn the winning dances within a few hours of them being released. Other events teach the new dances the following day, so if unsure please check with the competition organiser before attending. Further information regarding who to contact, ticket availability and venues are available by clicking on the specific competition event below. The results of each competition will be posted on this site following the event.17 January 2016 – Northern Counties Dance Teachers Association
14 February 2016 – Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing
13 March 2016 – National Association of Teachers of Dancing
26 March 2016 – Southport Sequence Easter Festival
17 April 2016 – Butlins
1 May 2016 – Allied Dancing Association
19 June 2016 – British Association of Teachers of Dancing
2 July 2016 – International Dance Teachers Association
7 August 2016 – British Dance Council
11 September 2016 – International Sequence Dance Circle
23 October 2016 – Blackpool Dance Festival
6 November 2016 – Ada Unsworth Memorial Event
4 December 2016 – United Kingdom Alliance