Paula Boscott

School of Dance
as featured in:
BBC Len Goodman's Dancing Feet 2012

 

Notice Board-

 

New Classes:-

Adult Beginner Ballroom & Latin Course 2024:-

Our next new beginner class will be starting in September 2024. Please register your interest with us to find out about our next class as soon as details become available.

A great way to keep fit, improve posture, make new friends and learn some Strictly moves

 

Strictly Solo's -

All of the fun, without getting your toes trodden on-

Monday evenings 6.15 - 7.00pm at Kirkland and Catterall Memorial Hall, A6 Near Churchtown, Garstang

Tuesday afternoon. 2.00 - 2.45pm. Cabus Village Hall. Between Scorton and Garstang.

Our Solos classes are currently full, but please register your interest should you wish to join us and we can update you with the latest information

 

 

FitSteps -  Booking essential

Venue: Kirkland & Catterall Memorial Hall, Churchtown.

Time: Monday evenings. 7.15 - 8.15pm 

Cost: £5

The Ballroom & Latin Dance exercise class choreographed to burn the calories, tone up, have fun and learn some Strictly moves. Limited places. Booking essential. Please book through the homepage of our website 

 

FitSteps FAB - Booking essential 

Venue: St Thomas' Church Hall, Garstang

Time: Friday mornings 10.30 - 11.30am

Cost: £5

Fitsteps FAB is  a lighter intensity, lower impact dance workout with dances such as Foxtrot, Charleston, Bosa Nova, Swing Jive,  Cha Cha. Due to limited places, booking is now essential. Please book through the homepage of our website. 

 

Adult Tea Dances 2023/2024 :-

Places will be charged for tea dances and social nights if cancelled on the day.

Tea Dances 2023 - 2.30 - 4.30pm. Scorton Village Hall, Cost £12 per couple.

Regular attenders (pupils attending three per month) can book these one calendar month ahead. Payment must be made at the time of booking to reserve your place. All remaining places will be advertised.

Due to limited numbers, priority will be given to pupils first.

 

2024

☼  Friday 5th July

☼  Friday 12th July

☼  Friday 19th July

☼  Friday 16th August

☼  Friday 23rd August

☼  Friday 13th September

☼  Friday 20th September

☼  Friday 27th September

☼  Friday 11th October

 

BALLROOM/LATIN SOCIAL NIGHTS - ST THOMAS PARISH HALL, GARSTANG - 7.45 - 9.30pm

 

Booking essential  - £12 per couple

 

Social Nights 2024

☼  Monday 1st July - FULL - please sign up for the reserve list

☼  Monday 8th July

☼  Monday 15th July

☼  Monday 12th August

☼  Monday 19th August

☼  Monday 9th September

☼  Monday 16th September

☼  Monday 23rd September

☼  Monday 30th September

☼  Monday 7th October

☼  Monday 14th October

 

Payment must be made at the time of booking to reserve your place. £12 per couple. All remaining places will be advertised. 

Due to limited numbers, priority will be given to pupils first

 

 

SUMMER CLASSES

All classes will finish for the Summer break on Friday 19th July. Please find below the Summer timetable starting on Sunday 11th August:

 

WEEK ONE

Sunday 11th August – Scorton Village Hall

5.00 – 6.00pm – Class as normal

6.15 – 8.00pm – Sequence Social Night (a quick walkthrough of the popular sequence dances and practise) open to all pupils.

8.10 – 9. 10pm – Class as normal

 

Monday 12th August – St Thomas’s Church Hall, Garstang

7.45pm – 9.30pm – Ballroom and Latin Social Night

 

Tuesday 13th August -St Thomas’s Church Hall Garstang

6.30 – 7.25pm – Class as normal

7.30 – 8.30pm – Saunter Together (part one) open to all pupils.

*8.30 – 9.30pm - Ballroom and Latin practise – Initially reserved until 2nd July for Tuesday 7.30pm and 8.30pm pupils.

 

Wednesday 14th  August – Scorton Village Hall

6.25 – 7.10pm – Class as normal

7.25 – 8.25pm – Sally Ann Cha Cha (part one) open to all pupils.

*8.30 – 9.30pm - Ballroom and Latin practise – Initially reserved until 3rd July for Wednesday 7.25pm and 8.30pm pupils.

 

Thursday 15th  August – Scorton Village Hall

7.15 – 8.15 – Argentine Stroll (part one) open to all pupils.

*8.30 – 9.30pm - Ballroom and Latin practise – Initially reserved until 4th July for Thursday 7.25pm and 8.30pm pupils.

 

Friday 16th  August – Scorton Village Hall

2.30 – 4.30pm – Ballroom and Latin Tea Dance

 

Saturday 17th August – The Marine Hall Fleetwood

2.15 – 5.15pm – Summer Dance 

 

 

WEEK TWO

Sunday 18th August – Scorton Village Hall

5.00 – 6.00pm – Class as normal

6.05 – 7.00pm – Class as normal

7.10 – 8.05pm – Class CANCELLED

8.15 – 9.10pm – PLEASE NOTE EARLIER CLASS TIME OF 7:10 – 8.05pm.

 

Monday 19th  August – St Thomas’s Church Hall, Garstang

7.45pm – 9.30pm – Ballroom and Latin Social Night

 

Tuesday 20th August -St Thomas’s Church Hall Garstang

6.30 – 7.25pm – Regular class

7.30 – 8.30pm – Saunter Together (part two) open to all pupils.

*8.30 – 9.30 pm - Ballroom and Latin practise – Initially reserved until 2nd July for Tuesday 7.30pm and 8.30pm pupils.

 

Wednesday 21st August – St Thomas’s Church Hall Garstang – CHANGE OF VENUE

6.25pm – 7.10pm – Regular Class

7.25 – 8.25pm – Sally Ann Cha Cha (part two) open to all pupils.

*8.30 – 9.30pm - Ballroom and Latin practise – Initially reserved until 3rd July for Wednesday 7.25pm and 8.30pm pupils.

 

Thursday 22nd August – Scorton Village Hall

7.15 – 8.15 – Argentine Stroll (part two) open to all pupils.

*8.30 – 9.30pm - Ballroom and Latin practise – Initially reserved until 4th July for Thursday 7.25pm and 8.30pm pupils

 

Friday 23rd August – Scorton Village Hall

2.30 – 4.30pm – Ballroom and Latin Tea Dance

 

ALL CLASSES AND PRACTISES NEED TO BE BOOKED AND PAID FOR IN ADVANCE.

SEQUENCE DANCES ARE TAUGHT OVER TWO WEEKS. ANYONE WHO HAS ALREADY LEARNED THEM CAN ATTEND JUST FOR WEEK TWO SHOULD PLACES BE AVAILABLE.

ALL CLASSES/ SOCIAL NIGHTS/ TEA DANCES - COST £12 PER COUPLE, OR

*£8 IF ATTENDING AN ADDITIONAL CLASS ON THE SAME EVENING WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE SEQUENCE SOCIAL

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50/50 BALLROOM/SEQUENCE SOCIAL NIGHTS - 2024 DATES TO BE CONFIRMED - CLAUGHTON MEMORIAL HALL, STUBBINS LANE

Watch this space for dates of our 50/50 Ballroom and Sequence Social nights

7.45 - 9.30pm - Social Night (£12 per couple)

 

 
SPECIAL EVENTS 2024 - 
 
 
☼  Watch this space for details of our 2024 events. 
 
☼ Saturday 17th February 2024. 1.45 - 4.30pm. Marine Hall, Fleetwood. Tickets £15 per person. Optional tea/coffee and cake - £6pp
 
☼ Saturday 9th March - VIncent Simone Workshop. 7.30pm. Garstang Community Academy. £22.50 per person
 
☼  Monday 8th April - Graziano Believe tour. Lancaster Grand theatre
 
☼  Sunday 21st April - Solos and Fitsteppers Blackpool Tower Ballroom visit. 11.00am - 2.00pm. Includes afternoon tea. two tickets remaining
 
☼ Saturday 29th June - Blackpool Tower Ballroom. 11am - 4.00pm. Dancing and afternoon tea. 11am - 4.00pm. Cost £21 per person.
 
☼ Saturday 17th August- 2.15 - 5.15pm at the Marine Hall, Fleetwood £15 per person. Optional tea/coffe and cake - additional £5 per person. Dancing to Blackpool Tower Ballroom's popular Organist Mark Speight.
 
☼ Friday 4th October - Dinner Dance. The Skipton Hotel. Overnight Accommodation and workshops the following morning. Please enquire for details
 
☼ Saturday 21st December - Christmas Dance. Lancaster Town Hall. Details to follow
 
2025 - WE WILL BE CELEBRATING OUR TWENTY YEAR DANCE SCHOOL ANNIVERSARY. SAVE THE DATES
 
☼  Sunday 2nd March - 'Celebrate' - Dance school Show, Lancaster Grand Theatre.
 
☼  Saturday 28th June 2025 - Twenty year dance. Spanish Hall, Wintergardens, Blackpool. 4.00 - 11.00pm
 
 
 

Class cancellations/Holidays 2024

 

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CLASSES WILL FINISH FOR THE SUMMER BREAK ON FRIDAY 19TH JULY. THEY WILL RESTART FOR TWO WEEKS FROM SUNDAY 11TH AUGUST - FRIDAY 23RD AUGUST

 

JUNIOR CLASSES

 

SPACES AVAILABLE FROM SEPTEMBER 2024 IN THE FOLLOWING CLASSES:-

 

STRICTLY STARTERS - aged 4-7 Time: 4.00pm - 4.30pm. Venue: Kirkland & Catterall Memorial Hall.  Cost £3.75. 

 

STRICTLY JUNIORS - age 7- 10 years -  A fun and lively class combining ballroom, latin, rock n roll and freestyle with a huge helping of fun. Time: Tuesday 4.00 - 4.30pm. Venue : Cabus Village Hall. Cost £3.75

 

 

Term Dates 2023/24

 

☼ Monday 8th January 2024 - Thursday 8th February 2024

☼ Monday 19th February - Thursday 28th March 2024

☼  Monday 15th April - Thursday 23rd May 2024

☼  Wednesday 5th June - Thursday 18th July 2024

☼  Thursday 5th September - Thursday 17th October

 

Important Dates 2024

☼ Saturday 9th March 2024 - IDTA exam session

☼ CHILDREN'S PARTY. Friday 22nd March. 5.00 - 7.00pm. Cabus Village Hall. Tickets £5 per person

☼ Saturday 11th May - Awards night. Dance workshop with former Strictly professional Chloe Hewitt and Awards night. 4.15 - 6.45pm. Garstang Community Academy

☼ Provisional Blackpool Tower Ballroom Date - to be confirmed

2025

☼ Sunday 2nd March - Dance School show. 'CELEBRATE'. Lancaster Grand Theatre. All day event

 

 

 

Class Cancellations 2024:- Apologies for any inconvenience