Bal Extra....

A residential Balboa dance weekend 

(including optional Slow Bal with Mickey)

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Bal Extra 2018

**Bookings will open on 30th January**


Balboa workshops with top international teachers suitable for intermediate and above Balboa dancers.  


Mickey Fortanasce (USA), Zack Richard (Canada) and Vanessa Granjon (France)


Friday 7th to Sunday 9th September 2018


£245 for 2 nights' dinner, bed and breakfast, including 
- Bucks Fizz and Canapes on the terrace before Saturday meal 
- 3 dances (live band Saturday)
- a whole weekend of workshops 

A few places available for £175 per person (see below)

Live Band

Swingology at the Saturday Night Dance


Livermead Cliff Hotel, Torquay, for all dances, Friday and Saturday evening meals, and all workshops


Livermead House Hotel and Corbyn Head Hotel (a 3 minute stroll or just opposite)


Mickey is in considerable demand throughout the world as an international Balboa teacher. Two hour's of Slow Bal with Mickey (optional) will also be included in the weekend. 

Zack and Vanessa have taught for us twice previously, receiving glowing reviews. Zack teaches with much humour and fun, so we are really pleased to welcome them back. Swingology will also be returning following considerable popularity at BalBreak 2016

Registration is from 3pm on Friday to give you plenty of time to settle into your hotel before our evening meal at the Livermead Cliff Hotel. This will be followed by the Friday evening dance.

The price includes bed, breakfast and evening meals for Friday and Saturday nights. Please see our accommodation page for further details


More Balboa Events

Martyn, Sue, Tony and Anna also run the following residential dance weekends

Bal Break 2018

BalBreak - a residential Balboa weekend...

Friday 9th to Sunday 11th November 2018

Sylvia Sykes and Adam Speen
Nick Williams and Kate Hedin
Bobby White and Shani Brown

£265 per person includes 2 nights half board accommodation in Torquay

Click here for more details about BalBreak

Bal n Slow Balboa 2019

A day each of Balboa and Slow Balboa
or a whole weekend of Balboa

Friday 8th to Sunday 10th March 2019

Jacob Wigger and Shani Brown (USA)
Nejc Zupan and Katja Hrastar (Slovenia)

£255 for the whole weekend including dinner, B&B

Click here for more details about Bal 'n Slow Bal

Event run by Martyn and Sue Ridge, Tony Taylor and Anna Stephenson

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