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Ceroc Escape: The SILC Zone at Southport

By | July 8th, 2018|SILC and Blues, Tea Dances, Weekenders|

For details of the Tea Dance image see the acknowledgement below Is Southport's SILC Zone a Tea Dance? Surely not! The stops on the Tea Dance Tour have one thing in common.  They all take place on a Sunday, and there is 24 hours of Sunday dancing in the SILC Zone.  Another feature of the Tea [...]

The Spirit of Southport June 2018 in Ten Top Tracks

By | June 27th, 2018|My Favourite Tracks, Weekenders|

The Spirit of Southport lies in the music If you had to describe Ceroc's Southport Weekender to someone who had no idea what even Ceroc was, where would you start.  You'd probably begin by telling them that it involved round the clock dancing - it starts at three on Friday afternoon and doesn't stop until [...]

Southport Weekender – Caine & Danni’s Switches Class

By | June 16th, 2018|Classes and Workshops, Weekenders|

I want to dance in a Slotted style Regular reaches of my blog will know of my desire to be able to dance in the more modern slotted style, in addition to my traditional rotational style.  I've nothing against the rotational style of dancing - I know that most of us dance in that way, but [...]

Fresh Weekender: Sunday Afternoon Chill-out

By | June 14th, 2018|Tea Dances, Weekenders|

For details of the Tea Dance image see the acknowledgement below I time travel back in time to Perth This Sunday dancing at Ceroc Perth's Fresh Weekender, actually took place even before I had the idea of going on my Tea Dance Tour.  However, I've included it in this series of reviews because I realised that [...]

Searching for the Spirit of Ceroc’s Southport Weekender

By | June 12th, 2018|Articles, Weekenders|

Time to get writing again I'm just about recovered from another great Southport Weekender and it's time to think about writing some reviews.  Because of all the other writing projects I'm currently working on, sadly I'll only be doing a couple of pieces on Southport. The first is a review of one of lessons I attended [...]

Ceroc Southport Weekender – A Boudoir music taster

By | June 6th, 2018|Articles, Music Reviews, Weekenders|

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

Southport Ceroc Weekender: Your 10 Must-do List

By | June 1st, 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, [...]

Fresh Weekender: Steve Thomas’ SILC classes

By | May 29th, 2018|Classes and Workshops, SILC and Blues, Weekenders|

My SILC Journey prior to Fresh Before I start my review of Steve's SILC classes, I want to tell you a little about my own struggle with this new style of dancing.  I suspect that my attempts to grasp this smooth slotted style will resonate with many readers.  I also hope it will offer some comfort to any [...]

Fresh Weekender: Jo Hart’s Blues Room Toolkit classes

By | May 18th, 2018|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 to try something new.  In amongst the programme was a series of four classes labelled as Blues Room Toolkits to [...]

Fresh weekender: Nicola di Folco and Sheena Assiph DJ Sets

By | May 10th, 2018|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 a top team of DJs to provide music for two main room late night sessions, a chilled second room and [...]