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.
Steven and Helen are pleased to announce they have organised a new Social and Easy Sequence Dance Holiday at the very popular Bedford Hotel in Lytham St Annes 27-30 September 2015. For more details see our Dance Holiday page
There will be Modern Sequence dances on the following Saturday nights before the Inventive Dance Competitions at the Hermitage Leisure Centre, Whitwick. 3rd October 2015 MC’s include, Steven Shaw and Helen Blackburn, Stuart Perry and Beverly Howard, Ellen Harrison and Kelly Sloan. Tickets will be limited and cost £5 in advance, or £6 on the door, available […]
The BATD inventive dance winners. Classical sequence section, Midsummer Saunter, arranged by John and Ann Rainey. Modern winner, Waterford Waltz, arranged by John and Ann Rainey. Latin section, Silk Tree Rumba arranged by Ian and Sue Webster.
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.11 January 2015 – Northern Counties Dance Teachers Association
15 February 2015 – Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing
15 March 2015 – National Association of Teachers of Dancing
1 March 2015 – Butlins Southern
3 April 2015 – Southport Sequence Easter Festival
3 May 2015 – Allied Dancing Association
31 May 2015 – United Kingdom Alliance
21 June 2015 – British Association of Teachers of Dancing
4 July 2015 – International Dance Teachers Association
2 August 2015 – British Dance Council
12 September 2015 – International Sequence Dance Circle
4 October 2015 – Butlins Northern
19 October 2015 – Blackpool Dance Festival
1 November 2015 – Ada Unsworth Memorial Event