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Dancesport Worthing Congress 2013


Start date: Saturday 20 Jul 2013 Start time: Various
End date: Monday 22 Jul 2013
Venue: Assembly Rooms, Stoke Abbot Road, Worthing, West Sussex
Country: United Kingdom Faculty: Sequence, Modern Ballroom, Latin American, Disco, Freestyle & Rock 'n' Roll, Authentic & Emerging Dance Sub-Committee
Dancesport Worthing Congress 2013

Event summary:

A weekend of workshops, demonstrations, evening dance and the Phyllis Haylor Scholarship (21 July).

Event details:

Add to CalendarThe 2013 Worthing Congress, workshops and summer dance will take place at the Assembly Rooms in Worthing on Saturday 20th, Sunday 21st & Monday 22nd July 2013.

Join us once more for a weekend packed with information, participation and fun! Saturday evening will also include the ISTD Summer Dance, with a Ballroom/Latin demonstration by Richard Still & Morgan Hemphill.

Please note that the Phyllis Haylor Scholorship will take place on Sunday 21st July.


Saturday 20th July
14:00 Reception
14:30 Latin Workshop - Graham Oswick
15:30 Tea
16:00 Ballroom Workshop Richard Still & Morgan Hemphill
17:00 Finish

Sunday 21st July
09:00 Reception
09:30 Latin - Simple Choreography, Samba & Rumba. Greg Gillespie
10:00 Ballroom - Current Trends made Simple, Foxtrot & Quickstep. Paula Goodyear, assisted by James & Joanna Whitehead
10:30 Classical Sequence - ‘From Top to Toe’ Premier Two-Step. Julie Earnshaw, demonstrators from Hove Dance Centre
11:00 Coffee
11:30 Ballroom - Common Faults and their Corrections. Heidi Cruwys
12:00 Latin - My Favourite Cha Cha Cha Variation. Nicholas Jury. My Favourite Rumba Variation. Michelle Postlewhaite
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Reception
14:00 Ballroom - My Favourite Subject. Christopher Hawkins 
14:30 Latin - Simple & Sensible Choreography in Jive & Samba. Carlos & Elena Custodio
15:00 Club Dance - Salsa ‘The Cuban Way’. Suzanne Hammond and Ian Postle
15:30 Tea
16:00 Ballroom - Current Trends made Simple, Waltz & Tango. James Whitehead, assisted by Jonanna Whitehead
16:30 DFR - Rock around the Clock. Maria Howse
17:00 Latin - How Things Have Changed. Paula Goodyear
17:30 Finish

Monday 22nd July
09:00 Reception
09:30 Latin - Simple & Sensible Choreography for All Girl Partnership. Crystal Main
10:00 Ballroom - Improving your Juveniles. John Foskett
10:30 Latin Sequence - ‘From Top to Toe, Social Samba. Janet Clarke, demonstrators from Hove Dance Centre
11:00 Coffee
11:30 Latin - Simple & Sensible Choreography for Paso Doble. Alejandro Fernandez & Kerry-Anne Donaldson
12:00 Ballroom - Teaching Tips, Getting the best from your Pupils. David Mallabone
12:30 Lunch
14:00 Ballroom - 2 x 15 mins. Waltz & Tango for Your Social Classes. Ryan Lamb and Katy Armstrong
14:30 Modern Sequence - ‘From Top to Toe Tango Classique. Monica Needham, demonstrators from Hove Dance Centre
15:00 Ballroom - Dynamics in Basics. Stefano Soldati & Natasha
15:30 Latin - How I Achieve My Action. Lorraine Kuznik
16:00 Finish


Saturday, 20th July – Tickets are available from Anne Lingard. Please email annelingard@aol.com or call 07850 534790. Cheques should be made out to 'ISTD.’

A combined day ticket for your students will cost them £25.00, but you will pay the ISTD £22.50 (giving you a £2.50 commission). On top of this, if you buy 10 dance tickets or a combination of 10 dance tickets and the afternoon Saturday session, you will receive a free dance ticket for Saturday night as well as your commission on a joint ticket.

Sunday 21st and Monday 22nd July – Sunday and Monday will feature the usual mix of both informative and participation lectures. Please note that the Phyllis Haylor Scholarship will take place on Sunday. For Congress information on Sunday and Monday, please contact Beverley McDermott on bmcdermott@istd.org or call +44 (0)20 7377 1577.   

For those members attending both the Sunday and Monday lectures, you will receive a complimentary DVDof the lectures courtesy of the Derrick Brown Video Service Ltd and the ISTD – a great souvenir and a lovely way to remember such a fantastic occasion.



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