Cheltenham Ballroom, was previously named County Dancing School Gloucestershire and has been established since 2008. Principal teacher is Natassia Overthrow. We teach from complete beginners who have never managed a dance step, to dancers wishing to compete in medalist and open competitions. The dance school is friendly, lively and supportive, we organise weekly practices and monthly social events throughout the season, which runs from September to July, with a break in August.
We are also available for professional demos, corporate events & wedding dance choreography, ie couples first dance.
The classes are Beginners, Next Steps/Pre-Bronze, Bronze, Bronze Bar, Silver and Silver Bar, Gold and above as well as competitors lessons and professional teaching exams in and near Cheltenham each week. We teach the 5 Ballroom dances Waltz, Quickstep, Tango, Foxtrot and Viennese Waltz, and 5 Latin dances Cha Cha Cha, Rumba, Jive, Samba and Paso Doble, plus alternative dances American Smooth, Argentinian Tango, Salsa, Merengue and Bachata.
Childrens lessons for the Under 8s and Under 12s give your child an introduction to Ballroom and Latin dancing and set them on the road to discovering the world of dance in this wonderful art form. The children will also have the opportunity to learn various dance styles in Lyrical, Contemporary Ballet, Jazz & Theatre.
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Can't Dance?? Try our new 6 week course Strictly for Beginners with Cheltenham Ballroom starts Monday 7th January 2019 & Thursday 10th January 2019. Basics in WALTZ, QUICKSTEP, CHA CHA CHA and JIVE; JUST ENOUGH TO TAKE YOU AND YOUR PARTNER AROUND THE ROOM - EVEN IF YOU DO HAVE TWO LEFT FEET!!
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UKA Dance Member
Hi my name is Natassia, I have been dancing since I was six years old and have achieved all my medal exams, ex competitor and finalists in most major competitions.
I have been teaching for over twenty years, I have professional teaching degrees and a diploma in dance & drama choreography, UKA Member and am studying for my fellowship and adjudicating qualifications, working with top teachers around the country.
Teaching Team: Jade Overthrow (British Championships Competitor & International Championships Competitor)
Dragos Hepcal (British Championships Competitor & International Championships Competitor)
Neville Mozley UKA Assc
Harry Robert James
UKA - United Kingdom Alliance
Lessons are held at:
All Saints Academy and Glenfall Primary School, Cheltenham
Please see our Classes & Venues page.