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Inside this month:

 

From initial success

Alison Gallagher-Hughes meets the new British Open Youth Latin champions AJ Pritchard and Chloe Hewitt

 

It's a family affair

Destination dance – Alison Gallagher-Hughes talks to Martin Cutler about mapping out the route for a new dance centre

 

Our man in Havana

Havana insider Kester Aspen investigates changes in the salsa scene of Cuba's capital – and how thawing relations with the US and the popularity of reggaeton have affected those who work in the industry

 

And much more!


Dance Today - News

20150527-it6 7926Following their historic eighth consecutive win of the Professional Latin Championship at Blackpool Dance Festival, Latin superstars Michael Malitowski and Joanna Leunis (pictured) announced, through chairman of adjudicators Marcus Hilton, their decision to retire from competitive dance.

lsf-competitionYesterday, May 28, London Swing Festival, an annual celebration of swing dancing and music, opened at Wilton's Music Hall, with social dancing from 7pm until 10pm.

UPDATE Blackpool begins!:

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

blackpooltowernightBlackpool Dance Festival has started, and the results are in for the first competitions. The Amateur Latin Championship was won by new champions Nikita Brovko and Olga Urumova, from Russia, with Morten Löwe and Roselina Doneva, from Denmark, second and Kirill Belorukov and Ekaterina Nikolaeva, from Russia, third. 

Blackpool in China:

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

00sun23worlds.-202-copyBlackpool Dance Festival is to launch its first overseas event, to be held in Shanghai from August 19 to 23, 2016. Working with International Special Attractions (ISA), the British festival will work on the organisation, branding and management of the event, held under the name Blackpool Dance Festival (China).

karen and kevinStrictly Come Dancing professionals Karen Hauer and Kevin Clifton (pictured) will be attending a Dinner and Dance Showcase, held by Wheelchair Dance Sport Association (UK), of which they are patrons, on June 19 at the Auction House, Luton.

Beyond Bollywood:

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

ana-ilmi-as-shaily-shergill-leads-companyComing straight from sold-out performances in Mumbai, the new musical Beyond Bollywood brings the colour and energy of Indian dance to London's West End.

635759 11f7b6293b964a6281f90364a8fd2401.jpg srb p 808 672 75 22 0.50 1.20 0.00 jpg srb 1This year's UK Tango Festival and Championship will take place from June 5 to 7 in central London with workshops, milongas, performances and the UK Tango Championships 2015.

katya-and-jaredStrictly stars Katya Virshilas and Jared Murillo will join the cast of Puttin' on the Ritz next month in Belfast and will star in the show's run at Blackpool, the home of ballroom, for its the summer season at the Grand Theatre. The pair will continue to tour with the show into the autumn.

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