This is a group dance course designed for anyone and everyone to attend whether you have a partner or not! This course will build up your technique, performance and enjoyment for Latin and Ballroom in fun routines that improve the fantastic elements of dancing in 12 WEEKS! Each week is catered to a different Latin or Ballroom dance and gives you the opportunity to try a style you’ve never danced before.
Complimentary Masterclass ticket to Karen Hardy’s Celebrity Masterclass (Friday 30th September!) when booking 12 week Ballroom Star course!
Special Guest Appearance: Strictly Come Dancing’s own Latin American Champion – Karen Hardy!
Ballroom Star Trophies for the winners chosen each week!
New American Rhythm & American Smooth styles!
Salsa, waltz, cha cha, tango and more…
Ballroom Star class schedule:
Monday 12th September 2016:
Week 1 takes on the fabulous Cha Cha Cha where you can learn the basic steps and get those hips really moving at the start of the course!
The Cha Cha Cha is danced to medium-tempo Latin music. This is an exciting, syncopated Latin dance that originated in the 1950s. Catch a glimpse of our Strictly Come Dancing professionals CHA CHA’ing into action in series 6 here…
Monday 19th September 2016:
Week 2 is where we begin to learn Ballroom, gliding beautifully across that dance floor with an elegant Waltz!
Monday 26th September 2016:
Week 3 builds further on that newly mastered hip action with the Salsa, stepping up a level with intricate choreography.
Monday 3rd October 2016:
Week 4 will focus solely on the Foxtrot where you will practice your leading foot with these classic ballroom steps.
Monday 10th October 2016:
Week 5 we will be learning how to move our bodies more freely and bouncing into action with a vibrant and fiery Samba!
Monday 17th October 2016:
Week 6 we are half way through the course and so its time to step it up a gear by taking on the passionate Tango!
Monday 24th October 2016:
Week 7 is where our theatrical skills are put to the test, drawing on our emotions as we learn to dance the sensual Rumba!
Monday 31st October 2016:
Week 8 we are picking up the pace and getting those feet moving around the dance floor as we learn the fun and exciting Quickstep!
Monday 7th November 2016:
Week 9 We keep things upbeat as we learn the Jive, where you can learn to build your stamina and fitness whilst having buckets of fun on the dance floor
Monday 14th November 2016:
Week 10 Its time to take on the American Smooth Viennese Waltz, think traditional ballroom with a huge splash of hollywood glamour on top!
Monday 21st November 2016:
Week 11 The penultimate week of the course is designed to put you through your paces for a fun and energised lesson in American Style West Coast Swing!
Monday 28th November 2016:
Week 12 The final week of the Ballroom Star course mixes things up as we create a fun and exciting routine of some of our favourite Latin & Ballroom styles! You will perform your mix style dance in class and the person who has improved the most during their Ballroom Star dance journey will be awarded with the ultimate Ballroom Star Trophy with a special guest appearance from our very own Ballroom Star – Karen Hardy!
Contact Karen Hardy Studios on 0207 7317316 or email email@example.com for further information.