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.
We are delighted to be returning to the Bedford Hotel, St Annes for our Tinsel and Turkey Sequence Dance Holiday in 2017 and also the Rendezvous Hotel in Skipton for Twixmas. Only a few rooms remaining. For further details see our Dance Holidays page.
The NCDTA Inventive Dance winners. Classical winner, Speedwell Saunter, arranged by Ellen Harrison and Kelly Sloan. Modern winner, Leo Quickstep, arranged by Barry Earnshaw and Beverly Murch-Fowkes. Latin winner, Butterfly Jive, arranged by Barry Earnshaw and Beverley Murch-Fowkes.
Our Speedwell Rooms event will be held on Sunday 3rd September 2017 and from 5.30 pm there will be a modern sequence dance night with MC’s Steven Shaw and Helen Blackburn. Tickets £5 each. The event includes open classical/modern sequence dance competitions during the day for children, and adult competitions during the afternoon. Tickets £10 in advance or £12 […]
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.15 January 2017 – Northern Counties Dance Teachers Association
12 February 2017 – Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing
12 March 2017 – National Association of Teachers of Dancing
15 April 2017 – Southport Sequence Easter Festival
29 April 2017 – Allied Dancing Association
18 June 2017 – British Association of Teachers of Dancing
1 July 2017 – International Dance Teachers Association
6 August 2017 – British Dance Council
16 September 2017 – International Sequence Dance Circle
1 October 2017 – Butlins
23 October 2017 – Blackpool Dance Festival
5 November 2017 – Ada Unsworth Memorial Event
3 December 2017 – United Kingdom Alliance