Two full days of workshops taught by top international teachers.


Teachers: Anne-Helene and Bernard, Mickey Fortanasce and follower TBA

Workshops will be geared towards dancers confident in intermediate and above level workshops. You will need to have danced Balboa regularly for at least 2 years, and be able to confidently lead/follow a wide range of moves on the social dance floor, including throw outs from many different positions, out and ins, lollies, swivels, Texas Tommy. You should be comfortable social dancing to a range of tempos, adding spice with your own variations....


Teachers: Anne-Helene and Bernard

Suitable for complete beginners as well as those who have previous experience of Blues dancing.


Workshop Schedule (provisional)

The timings for the workshops will be the same for Saturday and Sunday as follows:

10:45 – 11:45


11:45 – 11:55

Water break

11:55 – 12:55

Workshop (+ 5 minutes video recap)

13:00 – 14:15


14:15 – 15:15


15:15 – 15:25

Water break

15:25 – 16:25

Workshop (+ 5 minutes video recap)


Friday Dance

20:30 - midnight


Saturday Dance

20:30 until late


Sunday Tea Dance

16:30 – 18:00 Sunday Tea Dance

Bal n Blues 2018

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

Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th March 2018

Anne-Helene Cavasa
Bernard Cavasa
Mickey Fortanasce  
Anna-Maria Bernhard

£245 for the whole weekend 
including dinner, B&B

Jeremy & Laura 2017

Balboa Workshop Gloucester

Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th Nov 2017

Jeremy Otth
Laura Keat

  £135 including lunch
Friday eve workshop and practice
8 hours workshops Sat/Sunday
and Saturday Night Dance

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Bal Break 2017

Martyn, Sue, Tony and Anna
also run the BalBreak,
residential Balboa weekend...

Friday 8th to Sunday 10th September 2017

Marty Lau and Sylvia Sykes
Adam Speen and Nelle Cherry
Alejandro Cabanillas and Montse Rodríguez

£255 per person includes 2 nights half board accommodation in the four star Palace Hotel, Babbacombe, Torquay

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

Dance Balboa Ltd