Affiliate Members, Patrons and Sponsors

The UKSSDC is supported by some inspirational people and reputable organisations. Find out more about each one by clicking on the links below:

 

BRIGHTON BALLROOM

Stuart Barratt is a Ballroom & Latin Associate of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance. Teaching since 2005, working with a range of levels from absolute beginners to training medallists for exams and competitions. Training adults and children working in schools, dance studios and at large scale events

Contact: Stuart Barrett

Email: Contact form on Facebook

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CENTRAL LONDON DANCE

Offering private tuition, Vernon Kemp of Central London Dance has over 30 years of top level experience in all forms of Social Dance, Teacher Training and Dancesport.

Contact: Vernon Kemp

Location: London

Email: infoballroom@aol.com

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CHEEK2CHEEK BRIGHTON

Cheek2Cheek was set up in Brighton in 1998 as a social dance club for the gay and lesbian community.  We are a non-profit group and are currently looking for funding or sponsorship to ensure that we can continue into the future.

Our aim is to provide an alternative to the commercial gay scene and a relaxed and friendly environment in which people can meet and dance together.We cover many Ballroom and Latin dances. From Quickstep, Waltz, Social Foxtrot, Jive and Tango through to Bossa Nova, Rumba, Cha Cha Cha and Samba.

Contact: Jo Bond

Location: Brighton

Email: info@cheek2cheekbrighton.org.uk

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DSI LONDON

DSI are the one of the principal suppliers of clothing, CDs, DVDs, and books for those interested in teaching or competing in Ballroom and Latin dance. And we are proud to say that DSI London offer a 10% discount on all their products for members of the UKSSDC

Email: info@dsi-london.com 

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FREEDOM 2 DANCE

We are a Ballroom and Latin American dance school resident in Basingtoke and Camberley, offering something for everyone!

Contact: Jonathan Morrison

Location: Birmingham

Email: freedom-2-dance​​​@hotmail.co.uk​​

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HILL DANCE ACADEMY

We offer a warm welcome with a friendly learning environment to everyone, no matter what level you are commencing at. Whether you are wanting to learn the basics, take medal tests, compete or even train to become a teacher yourself, we cater to each individual's needs.

Malcolm is now a Fellow and Examiner of the ISTD (Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing) and committee member of the Modern Ballroom faculty. He has a wealth of experience training all levels of dancer, from complete beginner to those training for their own professional qualifications. So whether you are wanting to learn just the basics for social dancing or develop your dancing to a competitive or professional level, you will be in safe hands with a friendly and warm environment.​

Locations: Greenwich, Haggerston (Hackney), Streatham, West Norwood and West Wickham.

Contact: Malcolm Hill

Email: hilldanceacademy@gmail.com

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KENSINGTON DANCE STUDIO

The Kensington Dance Studio offers group classes, courses, workshops and private instruction in a wide range of dances

Contact: Ralf Schiller

Location: London

Email: ralf@kensingtondancestudio.com

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LONDON DANCE STUDIO 

Sergio Brilhante and Roswitha Wetschka, both successful former or active same-sex dance competitors, offer individual technique and choreography lessons and coaching from beginners to medalists and competitors level. They also organize the weekly Wednesday Drop-In class ("where anybody can lead or follow") in the Barons Court area with Beginners to Advanced level for Ballroom and Latin. Anybody is welcome, half of the dancers are same-sex dancers. From 9pm to 10pm it's social/practice time.

Contact: Roswitha Wetschka and Sergio Brilhante

Location: London

Email: contact@london-dance-studio.com

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MR BALLROOM

Mariusz Rafal Stankiewicz is a Fellow Teacher of Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance offering dance classes in Archawy for all dancers of all levels. With over 25 years of experience Mariusz also offers private tuition, technique classes, masterclasses and is available for lecturing and adjudicating (BDC and WDC licences).

Contact: Mariusz Rafal Stankiewicz

Location: London

Email: mail@mrballroom.co.uk

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NICOLAS INCHELIN 

Nicolas is an International Dance Teacher qualified in UK with the ISTD (Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing). He is also one of the two specialists in Europe in a Body Technique in Dance called "Bio-dynamics". Nicolas teaches mostly in London from beginners to world class couples and a few European champions. He was also French Vice-Champion in Latin and Ten Dance, and finished his competitive career as a Top 12 at the World Ten Dance Championship 2010. Nicolas also teaches in Hampshire (Winchester and Southampton) where he lives

Contact: Nicolas Inchelin

Location: London, Winchester, Southampton

Email: nicolasdanceteacher@gmail.com

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OUT4DANCE

We provide information on same sex and LGBT+ friendly Ballroom & Latin dance classes and dance events in and around the UK. We're a community organisation that engages with dancers, teachers and social dance clubs to spread the word of gender free dancing - your chance to lead or follow, however you feel comfortable. If you are looking for an opportunity to get dancing at one of our listed events then please feel free to sign-up today!

Above all - we LOVE dancing and we want you to feel comfortable dancing socially wherever you are in the UK. We advertise for FREE so if you know a teacher or a class local to you that isn't advertised then let us know!

Contact: Pete Meager

Location: London

Email: info@out4dance.co.uk

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PINK JUKEBOX

A London-based Ballroom and Latin dance club for members of the LGBT community and their friends

Contact: Jacky Logan

Location: London

Email: Info@pinkjukebox.co.uk

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RICHARDZ DANCE AND FITNESS 

Richardz Dance and Fitness has been established in Birmingham for 14 years with a reputation of over 30 years offering the highest grade of tuition in all subjects.

Contact: Richard Rose

Location: Birmingham

Email: richard@richardzdance.com

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SUPADANCE

Supadance International is the originator of ballroom and latin american dance shoes. Through nearly sixty years of working closely with top dancers and teachers Supadance have created designs and quality which have no equal in the ballroom dance wear world. The many styles of dancing shoes satisfy not only our faithful ballroom and latin american dancers but growing salsa and tango fans all over the world. And UKSSDC can get a 10% discount on all their products

Email: sales@supadance.com

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THE DANCE LAB

The Dance Lab offers a wide range of classes and lessons meeting the needs of all ballroom dancers. Owned and managed by Stefano, Natasha and Damiano, they are a family run business. With a passion for ballroom dancing, they are dedicated to bring to you the best possible service with fantastic facilities, great music, experienced teachers and a variety of classes and special events, including competitive practise nights.

Contact: Stefano, Natasha and Damiano Soldati

Location: London

Email: Contact form on website

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