Happy New Year! We’re particularly proud of the pictures in our gorgeous January issue, which features an interview with veteran photographer Ron Self (who also photographs the World Professional Ballroom Championship for us in this issue) – plus reports, interviews, Strictly and more.
Christmas television traditionally includes some goodies for the dance-lover, from classic movie musicals to new recordings of ballet and dance. We’ve been through the listings with a highlighter pen – here’s what we’ve circled, including The Royal Ballet in The Winter’s Tale, Strictly Come Dancing’s grand finale and its Christmas special (pictured left) and Carlos Acosta in Tocororo Suite…
Now in its third year, Dance Today Teacher of the Year in 2015 will be a very special event: this year, for the first time ever, the winning teacher will be announced publicly and presented with his or her trophy at Dancing at the Tower at Blackpool Tower Ballroom on March 28, 2015.
Our festive December issue is packed with goodies, from a competition in which YOU can dance for Vincent and Flavia to a gorgeously illustrated look at Vernon and Irene Castle, the couple who brought ballroom to the world in the early 20th century. As Strictly Come Dancing goes on its dramatic way, with favourites falling by the wayside on the way to the final, we interview Pixie Lott and Trent Whiddon on training and technique, and hear about the international versions of the hit BBC show, plus much more! Don’t forget that the magazine is now stocked in 80 WHSmith stores. You can also buy your print copy here or your digital copy from all good app stores.