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Ceroc Southport Weekender – Boudoir Music Taster

By | February 20th, 2018|Articles, Weekenders|

Paul, don't forget The Boudoir I guarantee you that, when it comes to picking my Top Ten Southport highlights the Thunderball Room is going to dominate.  There'll be references to the intense club like vibe on the floor, and try and stop me using the phrase 'The DJ set the floor on fire'.   There'll be plugs for [...]

Southport Ceroc Weekender: Your 10 Must-do List

By | February 13th, 2018|Articles, Weekenders|

We all have our own Southport Must-do List Anyone who's been to a Ceroc Southport Weekender will know that there's so much on offer, and you soon learn you can't do it all.  So when the programme is published on line many people start to make a to-do list.  Even this has to get slimmed down, [...]

Spread the word about Social Dancing with this video

By | January 28th, 2018|Articles|

Spread the word about Modern Jive with this video Ever wanted to explain the fun you have at Modern Jive to your friends, but can't find the words - then send them the link to this video (see below). The guys at Ceroc Liverpool recently re-tweeted a link to a great video which explains the [...]

Murphy’s Dance Shirts & My battle to stay fresh on the dance floor

By | January 25th, 2018|Articles|

Some of us work up a real sweat Now I have a bit of a reputation on the dance floor, and it has got me in to trouble in the past.  You see I soon work up a sweat.  It's easily done, when you want to dance to every track, and really give everything to those [...]

25 things we ❤️ about Ceroc Southport Weekender

By | January 2nd, 2018|Articles, Weekenders|

Southport is more than just a non-stop dance fest It's not long before Ceroc's Southport again.  I suspect that most people will have sorted out their bookings, but others may be still wondering whether to go.  If you've been to a Southport Weekender before, you don't need me to tell you how fantastic it is. [...]

My Top Picks of The Year: Part 4 DJ Playlists

By | December 17th, 2017|Articles, Modern Jive DJs|

My 2016-17 Modern Jive Highlights It's a year since I started my modern jive blog, and in that time I've danced on average three times a week. I must have visited over fifty different Modern Jive venues and written reviews on most of them. That's a lot of dancing and a lot of writing. With [...]

Modern Jive Dance Tips for Ladies

By | November 13th, 2017|Articles|

Can we have some tips for the ladies please? Back in July I wrote an article giving tips to men who were thinking of making the leap from class nights to freestyles.  It proved to be a very popular article, and from the feedback it would appear the ladies took an interest in it too.  [...]

Modern Jive If you dance it, Join it!

By | November 5th, 2017|Articles, Facebook Groups|

Facebook brings us all together I've often thought that one of the wonderful things about Facebook is its ability to allow like minded people to find each other, and share their enthusiasm for their chosen interest.  Most of us have a desire to be part of a social group and it's part of the appeal [...]

Inspired to dance by Strictly Come Dancing

By | October 29th, 2017|Articles|

Has Strictly Come Dancing inspired you to join a dance class? So its all over on Strictly Come Dancing, as Joe lifts the Glitter Ball trophy.  It did take me a while to realise that Joe might be a contender, and I was a little disappointed that my favourite Debbie didn't win the prize.  However it's been without [...]

My Top 5 Picks of the year: Part 2 Freestyles

By | October 6th, 2017|Articles, Freestyle Reviews|

My 2016/17 Modern Jive Highlights It's a year since I started my modern jive blog, and in that time I've danced on average three times a week. I must have visited over fifty different Modern Jive venues and written reviews on most of them. That's a lot of dancing and a lot of writing. With [...]