Our November 2014 issue is now on sale! This month, we have interviews with Strictly Come Dancing’s Robin Windsor, four-time British Amateur champions Mark and Olga Elsbury and historian Lucy Worsley, who presents the BBC Four series Dancing Cheek to Cheek. We have features on stage magic, dancefloors, earthing for dancers and more, plus regular columns on technique and reports from the ballroom floor. We’re also excited to announce that, from this month, the magazine will be stocked in 80 WHSmith stores. You can also buy your print copy here, or your digital copy from all good app stores.
Got To Dance winner Lukas McFarlane will join Capezio's interactive window display on Saturday, October 18 to officially launch Dance Proms 2014.
Thousands of dancers – from professionals to absolute beginners – will hit the floor at swing dance balls across the UK from late October to the end of November. The balls celebrate Harlem lindy hop legend, Frankie Manning, who helped spread the popularity of swing dancing throughout the world.
Fun was certainly the name of the game on Saturday, October 4 London when the tenth annual UK Saturday Fun Competition took place at the Rivoli Ballroom in south London. The contest is an informal and fun practice competition for starter, beginner and improver same-sex couples, with some fun dances for mixed couples and individual line dancing.