Steven Shaw & Helen Blackburn

Steven-Shaw-and-Helen-BlackSteven Shaw & Helen Blackburn have danced in Inventive Dance Competitions since 1999 and have had 103 winning dances together. Their popular dances include the Feta Foxtrot, Tayside Tango, Winchester Waltz, Saunter Shiraz, Rumba Dubai and more recently the Trafalgar Two Step, Glastonbury Glide, Valentina Cha Cha Cha and Westland Waltz.

Before moving into the inventive dance arena Helen won both the British Amateur Modern Sequence and the British Professional Classical Sequence Championships and is a double Carl Alan Award recipient. She currently writes the ‘Sequence’ pages for ‘Dance Today’ magazine and with her husband Steven they are triple Classique De Danse award winners.

They are qualified in Ballroom, Latin and Classical sequence and are Championship adjudicators. They are available for private tuition at all levels, including beginners, and run a Modern Sequence Dance each Thursday at Ossett War Memorial Community Centre in West Yorkshire. Throughout the year Steven and Helen also organise Modern Sequence Dancing holidays nationwide.

If you would like more information contact them direct on 0113 273 6885 or e-mail