8th August 2021 – British Dance Council ONLINE EVENT

2021 event will be online 8th August 2021. See entry details here

2021 BDC Inventive Flyer

2021 BDC Inventive Dance Competition rules DRAFT 

This is the 2020 event information

Additional information: 70th Anniversary event. Competition day limited amount of general dancing in between competition rounds. New dances will be taught throughout the day. 

www.british-dance-council.org

Venue: Venue to be confirmed

Doors open: 9.30 am

Competition starts: 10 am

Finish time approx: 5 pm

Admission: available to all

Ticket Information:
Competitors £14

Spectators – Sunday £15

Contact: Tickets from Derek Tonks, 28 Bredon Close, Albrighton, WV7 3PQ 07719 419170. Entries Scott Blant Harwood; sblantharwood@gmail.com 07789312747

Teaching of new dances: same day

Food Available: snacks available from the bar

Parking: Free

2021 Winners

Classical Winner – Catesby Waltz

Arranged by Yvonne Lawson

Modern Winner – ZenecaTango

Arranged by Gwen Cole

Latin Winner – Bari Cha Cha Cha

Arranged by Kay Fairgrieve and Suzanne Hancock

2020 Winners

Classical Winner – Honolulu Waltz

Arranged by Guy Briggs

Modern Winner – Quayside Tango

Arranged by Yvonne Lawson

Latin Winner – Paso Mijas

Arranged by Michael and Julie Pharaoh

2019 Winners

Classical Winner: Sunshine Stroll 19

Arranged by Graham and Avril Watkins

Music: Morecambe and Wise, Classic Morecambe & Wise Songs and Sketches. Track 26, Bring Me Sunshine 

Latin Winner : Crystal Rumba

Arranged by Barry Earnshaw and Beverley Murch-Fowkes

Music: Fragile by Jon Canning – A Time For Love

Modern Winner:  Waltz Serenade

Arranged by Barry Earnshaw and Beverley Murch-Fowkes

Music: So I Can Find My Way by Larry Green. Download from Maestro Music.

2018 Winners

Classical Winner: Tango Britannia

Arranged by: Graham and Avril Watkins

Music: David Last. One Moment In Time – Track 5 Apache

Latin Winner : Richmond Rumba

Arranged by Stuart Perry and Beverly Howard

Music: Larry Green. Love is all around us. Track 16 “History of Love” CDTS244

Modern Winner: Tango Lorenza

Arranged by Barry Earnshaw and Beverley Murch-Fowkes

Music: Dokman Tango Empress Orchestra

 

 

2017 Winners

Classical Winner: Garthlands Gavotte

Garthlands Gavotte

Arranged by : Ellen Harrison and Kelly Sloan

Music: No Time Like Old Time – Tony Evans – Track 4 – Sweet Gingerbread Man

Latin Winner : Rumba Faustino

Rumba Faustino

 

Arranged by Duncan & Hannah Trever

Music: Agnetha Faltskog – Fly Me To The Moon – Track 7  – My Colouring Book

Modern Winner : Winscar Waltz

Winscar Waltz

Arranged by Mark Webb and Emily Hunt

Music: Ross Mitchell – Zing into the 90’s – DLD1010 – Track 4 – Dancing Like Lovers

 

2016 Winners

Classical Winner : Elizabethan Waltz

Robert and Louise Aldred Elizabethan Waltz

Robert and Louise Aldred

Latin Winner : San Diego Samba

Robert and Louise Aldred San Diego Samba

Robert and Louise Aldred

Modern Winner : Tia Maria Tango

Duncan and Hannah Trever Tia Maria Tango

Duncan and Hannah Trever

 

2015 Winners

Classical Winner : Talahassi Tango

Lee Dudman and Linda Dudman

Latin Winner : Emerald Rumba

Stuart Perry and Beverly Howard

Modern Winner : Woodsdown Waltz

Ian and Leah Hardaker

 

2014 Winners

Classical Winner : Stonebridge Saunter

Stonebridge Saunter

Arranged by Ian and Leah Hardaker

Modern Winner : Xander Quickstep

Xander Quickstep

Arranged by Neil and Lesley Marshall

Latin Winner : Rumba Gold

Rumba Gold

Arranged by Andrew Davies and Clare Rushby

2013 Winners:

Latin Winner:

Emerald Jive

Stuart Perry and Beverly Howard

Music: Richard Keeling, In The Mood CDTS 181 Track 5 In The Mood

Classical Winner:

Westgate Tango

Lee and Linda Dudman

Music: Empress Orchestra EO01, Always and Forever, Track 13 “Por Una Cabeza”


Modern Winner:

Wycombe Waltz

Lissia Giles partnered by Lee Dudman

Music: Casa Musica, The Best of Ballroom Music Vol 4, CM-CD 005 Track 1 “Fascination”