Fresh Weekender: Jo Hart’s Blues Room Toolkit classes

By | May 18th, 2018|Categories: SILC and Blues, Weekenders|

Weekenders are an opportunity to try something new One of the features of all Weekenders is the provision of workshops and lessons.  Nicola had put on a comprehensive programme of classes offering everyone an opportunity [...]

Quick Steps: Quick Notes

By | May 16th, 2018|Categories: Quick Steps|

A recruitment push for men, that might just work Looking around Facebook today I came across an idea that might have some mileage.  One of the Ceroc franchises recently did a survey to try and [...]

The Ceroc Champs 2018: Part 2

By | May 15th, 2018|Categories: Articles|

My first time at The Champs Last Sunday I made my first visit to The Watford Colosseum for the annual Ceroc Champs.  During the day I posted updates on my Modern Jive Dancer Facebook Page.  [...]

More Tea Dances than I had realised

By | May 14th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Tea Dances|

It seems that I under-estimated the coverage of Tea Dances A few weeks back, prompted by a visit to Ceroc Beds & Bucks Te Amo, I wrote an article about the growing popularity of Sunday [...]

Fresh weekender: Nicola di Folco and Sheena Assiph DJ Sets

By | May 10th, 2018|Categories: Freestyle Reviews, Weekenders|

Nicola puts together a Top DJ Team To really enjoy your dancing you need fabulous music and Ceroc Perth’s Fresh Weekender had it from the word go. In her preparations for ‘Fresh’ Nicola put together [...]

The Ceroc Champs 2018: Part 1

By | May 9th, 2018|Categories: Articles|

My first visit to the The Champs Last Saturday I got to make my first ever trip to The Ceroc Champs, billed as the top date in the Ceroc calendar.  I was there to support some [...]

20 Things we Love about Ceroc Perth’s Fresh Weekender

By | May 3rd, 2018|Categories: Articles, Weekenders|

First ever Ceroc Perth Fresh Weekender I'm just back from a fabulous dance fest in Scotland.  My friend Tel and I were invited up to Ceroc Perth's first ever Weekender in The Salutation Hotel in [...]

Ceroc Passion: Kettering Corn Market

By | April 27th, 2018|Categories: Freestyle Reviews|

A new venue I'm particularly excited about At least a couple of times a month I get to go to a new venue, and there's always a level of added excitement, but last Friday I was [...]

Sunday Tea Dances grow in popularity

By | April 26th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Tea Dances|

My first ever Tea Dance At the beginning of April I got an opportunity to go to my first ever Tea Dance.  My partner Jo had been asked to demo for Ashley Davis at a [...]

Ceroc Beds & Bucks: Te Amo Sunday – Smooth Moves Workshop

By | April 18th, 2018|Categories: Classes and Workshops|

I need to do more Smooth Lessons I've been dancing eight years now and I feel confident that I can dance to any regular Ceroc track, but slow it down a little and I struggle.  Back [...]

Ceroc Beds & Bucks: Te Amo Sunday – Role Reversal Class

By | April 12th, 2018|Categories: Classes and Workshops|

An opportunity to try something very different A phone call to my partner Jo leads to an opportunity to try something I wouldn't normally do - dance on a Sunday afternoon.  I'd better explain. 'Te [...]

Ceroc Southport Weekender – The First-timers Story

By | April 5th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Weekenders|

Let's not take these vibrant Ceroc Weekenders for granted In February, as I entered The Thunderball Room on the Friday Night, just after ten o'clock, there was a real buzz about the place.  DJ Tim Sant [...]

Hi5Jive: Mile Oak Community Centre, Tamworth

By | April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Freestyle Reviews, Guest Reviews|

My dance friend spreads his wings On Saturday my dance friend Tel, who supplies the blog with lots of his wonderful photographs, decided to spread his wings and try out a new freestyle venue.  A [...]

Ceroc Class Night at The Winning Post leads me to Utopia

By | March 30th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

My Road Trip ends in a night off in Twickenham Now and again I get to go on a Dance Road Trip with my mate Neil.  So the previous Thursday we were at a Ceroc [...]

Strictly Ceroc: Switch, The Greenway Centre, Bristol

By | March 25th, 2018|Categories: Classes and Workshops, Freestyle Reviews|

Day two of a Dance Road Trip Every so often I get to go on a Dance Road Trip with my best friend Neil.  The previous night we were at a LeRoc freestyle in nearby [...]

Nailsea LeRoc, Scotch Horn Leisure Centre, Nailsea

By | March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Freestyle Reviews|

Another Road Trip with my mate Neil Regular readers will know that now and again I go on road trips with my best friend Neil.  It's like a long weekend break with dancing thrown in.  [...]

Strictly Ceroc: Massey Ferguson Social Club, Coventry

By | March 20th, 2018|Categories: Freestyle Reviews|

A chance to go somewhere new Every so often I get an opportunity to review a new venue, and so it was a few Fridays ago.  I wanted somewhere within an hour of my Nottingham base, [...]

Ceroc Glasgow: Woodside Hall, Glasgow

By | March 17th, 2018|Categories: Freestyle Reviews|

Do something crazy now and again Life's for Living, yes?  So occasionally you should do something a little crazy right?  Hows this for crazy? I grab a lift with my dance buddy Tel Jenkins, who's [...]