Events

Here’s a selection of some of the events planned for 2021. For more information and to book contact us.

Chance to Dance Socially Distanced Dance Weekender, Inn on the Prom, St Annes on Sea: 12th – 14th February 2021

With so many dance weekends all over the country cancelled as a result of the pandemic, Want2Dance with Victoria is busy making plans for the ‘Chance to Dance Socially Distanced Valentine Dance Weekender’ at Inn on the Prom, Lytham St. Annes. Clearly dependent on Government restrictions, this might be your first opportunity to dance a weekend away!

Just £160 per person will give you two nights bed and breakfast, two dinner dances, three workshops and one afternoon dance on arrival, at the fabulous Inn on the Prom Hotel in Lytham St.Annes. The ballroom is HUGE and normally accommodates in excess of 40 couples. This time, to keep our distance, just 14 couples will be able to take to the floor…..

To secure your place now or  for more information contact us.

Argentine Tango Workshop Sunday 28th February 2021

The Dance Studio welcomes yet again, ELAINE POTTER, 4 times undefeated World Argentine Tango Champion. She will be running her second workshop for fixed couples who at the Improver Level of Argentine Tango. The workshop costs £20 per person and with the current social distancing measures, numbers are extremely limited. Book your place now, Sunday 28th February, 2pm – 4.30pm. To secure your place or  for more information contact us.

Summer Ball, Burton upon Trent Town Hall: 19th June 2021

With all three previous balls cancelled because of Covid, we’re finally back at this beautiful venue and it is surely something to look forward to. Definitely time to put your sparkle on, and anything that glitters goes! Carol Bradbury will be playing all the music we love to dance to, and we might even twist her arm to sing a song or two! 
Tickets cost £15 each. For more information contact us.

Dance Weekender, Inn on the Prom, St Annes on Sea: 23rd – 25th July 2021

Following the success of the 2017, 2018 and 2019 Dance Weekenders (2020 was Covid-Cancelled), Victoria is returning to the Inn on the Prom in St Annes on Sea for another weekend of Ballroom, Latin and Popular Sequence Dancing. Each evening you will be dancing to Carol Bradbury on Keyboard followed by a Late Night Smooth with Victoria.

Over and above most ‘normal’ dance weekends, you will be able to attend workshops and dancing each day with Victoria, starting with your arrival on the Friday afternoon, continuing on the Saturday, and finishing with a Sunday workshop and morning dance.

The basic price is just £178 per person, and includes dinner, bed and breakfast, all workshops and dancing.

Hotel room upgrades are available via Victoria. Book early to ensure a single room with NO single supplement. To secure your place, please contact us and provide a £30.00 deposit (non-refundable).

Modern Jive Saturday Sleepover, Palace Hotel, Buxton: Saturday 25th September

Following on from the success of the first MJ Sleepover in October 2019, the second MJ Sleepover is booked. The 4* Palace Hotel is set in over 5 acres of landscaped gardens, but is still very close to the centre of Buxton itself, and it is an ideal base from which to explore the Peak District. Not that you will have much time, as the Sleepover starts with a Modern Jive Afternoon Tea Dance. Dinner will be served in the Ballroom before the dancing starts. With all your favourite tunes, expect to dance into the early hours… a hearty breakfast heralds the start of Sunday, and a Morning Coffee Dance concludes your stay.

 If you are sharing, the basic price is just £93 per person, and includes dinner, bed and breakfast, and all of your dancing. There are ‘cosy doubles’ available for those coming on their own, and these cost just £103 per person.

Places are limited, and will be gender balanced. To secure your place, please contact us and provide a £30.00 deposit (non-refundable).

Hallowe’en and Hot Dogs, The Dance Studio: 30th October 2021

Put on your most goulish outfit and come and dance to spooky music – there will be a mix of everything – a spot of Ballroom and Latin, a fair measure of Sequence, a dollop of Latin in Line and a topping of Modern Jive. Hot Dogs will be served during the evening (veggie option available)

Tickets cost £14 and with the current social distancing measure, numbers are extremely limited. For more information contact us.

An Evening of Glamour and Glitz with Lola Lamour, The Guildhall, Lichfield: November 26th 2021

Yet again Lola Lamour is booked with Want2Dance with Victoria and will be performing at the prestigious and beautiful Guildhall in Lichfield. Exactly what it says in the title, this is an evening to enjoy Lola Lamour at her best, it is an evening of dressing up, and an evening of lots of dancing. There is something for everyone – fans of Lola, or just dancers who want a different evening of dance! Bring your own cava and canapés, and be prepared to have a fabulous night out!

 This is a ticket-only event, but with more details to follow you can still reserve your place, please contact us.

 

Strictly Finals Dance Party, The Dance Studio: December 2021 tbc

If you avidly watch Strictly each Saturday, the Results Show of a Sunday, and It Takes Two during the week, then this night is for YOU!! Will your favourites make the final? Who is going to win? Why not come and join in the fun and watch the final on a big screen? Bring something for the buffet table, voice your opinions during the show, cast your votes, and hope your favourite wins! Then dance, dance and dance right through until the end of the evening – Ballroom, Latin, Modern Jive, one or two Sequences, maybe Uptown Funk. With more details to follow, watch this space!