Start your 2018 CPAC with a bang. Want to WOW the judges and stand out from the crowd? Come and learn some of the hottest showstopping moves, including those which have been featured in competition winning showdances. In this challenging yet fun class you'll be covering a range of unique dips, tricks, spins and lifts to get you competition ready. Come along with your fixed partner and lots of energy to get the most from this class!
Discover how to accelerate and decelerate your movements in order to light up your dance floor. Build better partner communication through the use of connection with momentum and direction. For freestyle and competition, this workshop will show you how to be a better partner and shine as you learn interpret every piece of music with precision and pzazz.
No fixed partner needed
Add moves into your repertoire that you can do over and over and over and over …again! With infinity and beyond we uncover double handed moves that you can do endlessly to buy yourself time to remember just *how* that one started or to flawlessly hit that break you know is just….coming…up! And for added flair learn the subtle changes for how to mix them up and feel fresh dance after dance!
No fixed partner needed
A workshop with a difference! Participants in this workshop can volunteer to perform in front of the workshop group to receive detailed feedback and recommended drills and exercises from Wendy & Patryck to improve their dancing. This feedback will enable you to really polish your craft and allow everyone to learn and benefit from the advice and recommendations given to the couples that perform during this open, communal learning environment. Choose to get stuck in or stand back as we all soak up this special opportunity to learn from the Pros.
Fixed Partner needed for those coming to perform
This workshop is all about ' feeling ' the music and making it your own. Be ready for lots of fun & laughter as we work together as a team. Learn how to inject the perfect stops and starts in all the right places, whilst adding the style and attitude required in order to work towards a choreographed routine with a single track. Showcase Fun adds an extra layer of thrill and excitement because you and your team will perform the routine that very same evening at the Welcome Party Freestyle Event. To set your minds at ease this workshop is therefore 1.5 hours and also includes the option for ‘dress rehearsal’ at BIDA 8.30pm before the party begins. Fixed partners needed. Fixed partner needed
No leaders required. This workshop is for followers who want to enhance their styling on the dance floor. Join Wendy to learn and practice the art of body shaping plus uncover techniques that will help the music to inspire your styling. Whatsmore, you will receive tips to make all of this work with your partner - a must have workshop for all followers, who are looking to expand their flair and make moves sparkle.
Time to swap things over – girls, you’re in charge! Grab your shoes and come and see how the lady moves her partner around the floor like the best guys in the business. Men, it’s time to enjoy the ride and get stuck in as the follower! With Tamara at the helm, both sides gain a new perspective and understand how confidently led moves containing things with arms, things with legs and things with frame are the way forward. Are you game to see if the grass is greener on the other side? No fixed partner needed
Specialising in funky themed classes, Tim and Heather will show you how to add some musicality, flair and street style into your dancing, helping you stand out on the dance floor and respond to slower tempo and silk room tracks. This workshop will allow you to learn different styling techniques and how to play with groove to the music. No fixed partner needed
From small and simple to the skies the limit, come and learn all the tricks and tools to get your dancing flying high in no time! Get ready for a short but intensive crash course on flying! Come and work hard, get sweaty, enjoy the adrenaline and finish the afternoon with a great sense of achievement. You need to have your own fixed partner for this workshop as we won’t be rotating.