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.
2015 Inventive Dance Competition Dates Sunday 11th January 2015 – NCDTA – Rainton Meadows Arena, DH4 5PH Sunday 15th February 2015 – ISTD – Hermitage Leisure Centre, Whitwick,LE67 5EU (Classical and Modern only) (Valentines Ball night before at same venue contact 0795 7423 875) Sunday 1st March – Butlins Southern – Portway Lifestyle Centre, Oldbury, B69 1HE Sunday […]
Butlins Southern inventive dance competition organiser, Harry Youlton, has just confirmed his event, due to be held on Sunday 19th April 2015, will now be held on Sunday 1st March 2015, at the same venue, the Portway Lifestyle Centre, Oldbury, B69 1HE. For more information contact Harry Youlton direct on 023 8086 2058
The Ada Unsworth Memorial inventive dance winners. Classical sequence, Selby Swing, arranged by Ellen Harrison and Kelly Sloan. Latin winner, Bowness Cha Cha Cha, arranged by Neil and Lesley Marshall. Modern section Winner, Beryl’s Waltz arranged by John and Ann Rainey.
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