Dancesport Kingdom – a poem by Allana Bettess

  Right in the middle of Covid-19 Lockdown 2.0, gorgeous DK dancer Allana Bettess sent this poem about our studio, and it’s wonderful community. D esperate to get back to dancing; A nxious not to forget skills already learnt; N ever going to stop dancing; C an’t wait until the studio doors reopen; E ager to […]

Ballroom questions for Dancesport champion Timothy Coote

  28th July 2020  (pictured dancing with his partner Emma Bowkett) In the middle of Covid-19 lockdown 2.0 we asked some random questions of our resident Dancesport Instructor and champion competitor Timothy Coote….you might be surprised at some of his answers… What do you put in your comp bag? My comp bag ranges from my […]

Covid-19 Ballroom shutdown

  7th July 2020 4pm I’ve just picked myself up from the floor as I’ve just found out we are going into lockdown again. Nooooooooooo! We are devastated that we’ve been required to close again from midnight tomorrow night according to Covid-19 government regulations just released. If you’d like to fit in a private lesson […]

Covid-19 Dancer Guidelines

  It’s akin to counting down to Christmas, isn’t it! Only 5 sleeps to go!!! Then we can officially turn on the “OPEN” sign and welcome everyone back to the Dance Exercise classes, Private Lessons, Wedding Lessons, Couples Social/Award Practice classes and so much more! To help us open as safely as we can within […]

New Ballroom Studio Manager

  There’s some new and exciting things happening at DK once we reopen and we’ re going to give you a sneak peek over the next few days.   The first is that we have a brand new face heading up the team!   Introducing David Rose – the new Studio Manager.   You already […]

Massive Ballroom SALE!

  We are getting soooooo excited to re-open the studio doors on Monday 22nd June 2020 Post Covid-19 and are busy making some exciting changes to the Ballroom which we can’t wait to show you! Do you want the good new or the bad news first? Bad? OK! Covid-19 has impacted us too, and we’ve […]

Online Lesson #10: Practice Slow Foxtrot at home

Click here to view your lesson Time for some Slow Foxtrot smooth! Join Angelica and David Rose – as they guide you through some Slow Foxtrot from their loungeroom to yours. This online dance lesson series is to help you to keep dancing at home – and hopefully stay feeling a little connected to us […]

Online Lesson #9: Practice Viennese Waltz at home

Click here to view your lesson Time to dress up! Join Angelica and David Rose – as they guide you through some Viennese Waltz from their loungeroom to yours. This online dance lesson series is to help you to keep dancing at home – and hopefully stay feeling a little connected to us (and us […]

Online Lesson #8: Adding some grrr to your Tango

Click here to view your lesson Feeling a bit angry in iso? Join Angelica and David Rose – as they give your some tips and tricks to help you channel that anger into your Tango! This online dance lesson series is to help you to keep dancing at home – and hopefully stay feeling a […]

Online Lesson #7: Adding some romance to your Modern Waltz

Click here to view your lesson Join Angelica and David Rose – as they give your some tips and tricks to help you develop your action in the Ballroom Modern Waltz. This online dance lesson series is to help you to keep dancing at home – and hopefully stay feeling a little connected to us […]

Online Lesson #6: Jive Basics

Click here to view your lesson Join Tamy Heo and Andy Phillips – professional Ballroom dancers, adjudicators  and coaches as they give your some tips and tricks to help you develop your action in the Latin American style,Jive. Click the link to find more about Cha Cha Cha locks, Samba Bounce, Volta, timing PLUS more. […]

Online Lesson #5: Connection in Rumba

Click here to view your lesson Join Tamy Heo and Andy Phillips – professional Ballroom dancers, adjudicators  and coaches as they give your some tips and tricks to help you develop your connection and centre in the Latin American style, Rumba. This online dance lesson series is to help you to keep dancing at home […]

Online lesson #4 Weight transfer in Jive Fallaway Rock

Click here to view your lesson Join Frank Proctor – Ballroom dancer and DK coach as he describes how to take the back replace step in the Jive Fallaway Rock (basic figure) to ensure your weight transference conserves energy and helps you stay in time with the music. This online dance lesson series is to […]