Here’s a selection of our up and coming events. For more information and to book contact us.
Afternoon Tea and Dancing, Blackpool Tower Ballroom, March 23rd 2019
Come and join the coach trip to the iconic Blackpool Tower Ballroom for afternoon tea and dancing. It’s an event not to be missed and places are strictly limited. Tickets cost £32 to include admittance to the Tower Ballroom, afternoon tea and the coach. £17 will secure your place immediately, with the balance due at the end of February 2019.
If you would like to go, please contact contact us.
This is now SOLD OUT! If you would like to add your name to a waiting list in the event someone has to drop out, please contact contact us.
Movies and Musicals, The Want2Dance with Victoria Studio: April 6th 2019
This is the FIRST event to be held at Victoria’s NEW studio! Dancing Ballroom, Latin, a little Sequence and even some Modern Jive, this promises to be a fabulous, fun-filled Saturday night! With all of the dance music sourced from your favourite movies and musicals, all you need do is choose which character you are going to come dressed as. Harry Potter? Mary Poppins? James Bond? The Tin Man? (well, maybe not the best for dancing!!)
Tickets cost £15 and will include Fizz and Canapes on arrival. The new studios are unlicensed, so feel free to bring your own drinks, and more nibbles if you wish! As this is a ticket-only event, make sure you get yours soon! To secure your place, please contact us.
Summer Ball, Burton Town Hall: June 15th, 2019
Victoria’s Summer Ball arrives smack bang in the middle of June! Come and celebrate the Summer season with a smooth Foxtrot, a cheeky Cha Cha Cha, a graceful Waltz…. There will be lots and lots of dancing with Carol Bradbury on keyboard, and of course, the chance to dress up in all your finery! Tickets cost £13 and is a ticket-only event, so make sure you get yours soon! To secure your place, please contact us.
Dance Weekender, Inn on the Prom, St Annes on Sea: July 19th – 21st, 2019
Following the success of the 2017 and 2018 Dance Weekenders, Victoria is returning to the Inn on the Prom in St Annes on Sea for another weekend of Ballroom, Latin and Popular Sequence Dancing. Each evening you will be dancing to Carol Bradbury on Keyboard followed by a Late Night Smooth with Victoria.
Over and above most ‘normal’ dance weekends, you will be able to attend workshops and dancing each day with Victoria, starting with your arrival on the Friday afternoon, continuing on the Saturday, and finishing with a Sunday workshop and morning dance.
The basic price is just £168 per person, and includes dinner, bed and breakfast, all workshops and dancing.
Hotel room upgrades are available via Victoria. Book early to ensure a single room with NO single supplement. To secure your place, please contact us and provide a £30.00 deposit (non-refundable).
Sparkle and Spuds, The Want2Dance with Victoria Studio: September 28th 2019
Something new! It’s the time of the Harvest Festival, and what better way to celebrate all of the lovely produce this country grows, than to hold a ‘Harvest Supper.’ Clearly, we ladies need to dress up, (as do you gentlemen), but bring your own liquid refreshments to accompany the jacket potato supper. If you could also bring some groceries that can be distributed to Burton’s local charities, we will indeed be celebrating a traditional Harvest Festival. With more details to follow, put this date into your diaries and watch this space!
Modern Jive Saturday Sleepover, The Palace Hotel, Buxton: October 19th 2019
Here is another first for Want2Dance with Victoria! The 4* Palace Hotel is set in over 5 acres of landscaped gardens, but is still very close to the centre of Buxton itself, and it is an ideal base from which to explore the Peak District. Not that you will have much time, as the Sleepover starts with a Modern Jive Afternoon Tea Dance. Dinner is will be served in the Ballroom before the dancing starts. With all your favourite tunes, expect to dance into the early hours… a hearty breakfast heralds the start of Sunday, and a Morning Coffee Dance concludes your stay.
If you are sharing, the basic price is just £89 per person, and includes dinner, bed and breakfast, and all of your dancing. There are ‘cosy doubles’ available for those coming on their own, and these cost just £99 per person.
Places are limited, and will be gender balanced. To secure your place, please contact us and provide a £30.00 deposit (non-refundable).
Day of the Dead, The Want2Dance with Victoria Studio: November 2nd 2019
Unlike spooky Hallowe’en, Day of the Dead festivities celebrate love and respect for those who have died, and it is a national holiday in Mexico. Wear your funky make up, colourful clothes come and join in with non-stop dancing – there will be something for everyone! With more details to follow, put this date into your diaries and watch this space!
Strictly Finals Dance Party, The Want2Dance with Victoria Studio: December date tbc
If you avidly watch Strictly each Saturday, the Results Show of a Sunday, and It Takes Two during the week, then this night is for YOU!! Will your favourites make the final? Who is going to win? Why not come and join in the fun and watch the final on a big screen? Bring something for the buffet table, voice your opinions during the show, cast your votes, and hope your favourite wins! Then dance, dance and dance right through until the end of the evening – Ballroom, Latin, Modern Jive, one or two Sequences, maybe Uptown Funk. With more details to follow, watch this space!
Masquerade Ball, The Want2Dance with Victoria Studio: New Year’s Eve 2019
Following the huge success of the first Masquerade Ball in 2018, come and celebrate the end of 2019 and the start of 2020 with another glorious Masquerade Ball. Dress up in your finery, bring your cava and canapés, and dance the year away. Ballroom, Latin, your favourite Sequence Dances, a little Latin in Line, smooth Modern Jive – there will be something for everyone!
In true Want2Dance with Victoria style, your tables will be laden with other goodies too – wine, savouries, chocolate – and when midnight approaches, fizz to welcome the New Year in. Tickets cost £21 and as it is a ticket-only event, make sure you get yours soon! To secure your place, please contact us.
Sequence Dance Break, Inn on the Prom, St Annes on Sea: February 16th – 18th, 2020
Following the success of the 2017 and 2018 Dance Weekenders, and the more recent Sequence Dance Break in February 2019, Victoria is returning to the Inn on the Prom in St Annes on Sea for another Sequence Dance Break. Each evening you will be dancing to Carol Bradbury on Keyboard followed by a little Late Night Smooth with Victoria.
There will be a Sequence Workshop on the Monday morning, where you will learn one or two of the more recent sequences dances, which you will then be able to put into practice on the Afternoon Tea Dance, and again that evening.
The 2019 basic price was £130.00 per person for dinner, bed and breakfast. This included the workshop and all of your dancing, but 2020 prices have yet to be set.
Hotel room upgrades are available via Victoria. Book early to ensure a single room, and at the moment, there are NO single supplements! To secure your place, please contact us and provide a £30.00 deposit (non-refundable).