DANCE

hello, we are the essex blades dance club


Ballet - Come & Try
9th October 2pm - 3pm
Activity Hall 2, Sports Centre
Book your place
Jazz - Come & Try
9th October 3pm - 4pm
Activity Hall 2, Sports Centre
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Contemporary - Come & Try
9th October 4pm - 5pm
Activity Hall 2, Sports Centre
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Street - Come & Try
12th October noon - 1pm
Activity Hall 2, Sports Centre
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Commercial - Come & Try
12th October 1pm - 2pm
Activity Hall 2, Sports Centre
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Ballet - Come & Try
16th October 2pm - 3pm
Activity Hall 2, Sports Centre
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Jazz - Come & Try
16th October 3pm - 4pm
Activity Hall 2, Sports Centre
Book your place
Contemporary - Come & Try
16th October 4pm - 5pm
Activity Hall 2, Sports Centre
Book your place
Street - Come & Try
19th October noon - 1pm
Activity Hall 2, Sports Centre
Book your place
Commercial - Come & Try
19th October 1pm - 2pm
Activity Hall 2, Sports Centre
Book your place

 

Dance is a sport where no matter your capability, experience or age, you can get involved! There are many different genres of Dance, including Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Street, Commercial and many more. There is a style to suit everyone! Dance involves movement of the body to various music, creating sequences or routines.

 

How many teams do we have?

For the 2017/18 academic year, Essex Dance Competition Squads consisted of Advanced Ballet, Advanced Jazz, Advanced Contemporary, Advanced Street and Advanced Commercial.

 

Recent honours?

1st Place - Wildcard Category - Southampton Dance Competition 2018
1st Place - Advance Ballet Category - Bucks Dance Competition 2018
Essex Blades Newcomer of the Year - Phoebe Kirk - 2018/19
Essex Blades Gold Standard Club - 2017/18, 2018/19

 

Do I need anything else before I get involved?

All that is needed to attend our classes is clothes that are non-restrictive (such as gymwear or leggings and a t-shirt), either appropriate dance shoes or bare feet, and a drink!

Join us*


To be a part of the club, you need to join up as a member. All of the different club membership options are listed below with a description of what each membership covers.

* Please note that your membership information will be used in conjunction with Essex Sport (University), purely for the purpose of providing access to required facilities and data analysis. Your data will not be shared with anyone else or used for marketing purposes.

Training times


REGULAR CLUB TRAINING SESSIONS BEGIN THE WEEK COMMENCING MONDAY 7TH OCTOBER 2019.
 

ballet

wednesday | 2-3pm
Activity hall 2

General classes for all club members.

 

jazz

wednesday | 3-4pm
Activity hall 2

General classes for all club members.

 

contemporary

wednesday | 4-5pm
Activity hall 2

General classes for all club members.

 

street

SATURDAY | 12-1PM
Activity hall 2

General classes for all club members.

 

commercial

SATURDAY | 1-2PM
Activity hall 2

General classes for all club members.

 

Please note, club training times listed above are during University term-time oNLY.

 

 

Club committee

 


...

ryan cockerline


president
...

eszter banyai


Vice-president
...

hope alexander


treasurer
...

charlotte hutchinson


secretary
...

marla fernando


WELFARE OFFICER
...

niamh mundy


SOCIAL SECRETARY
...

phoebe kirk


CO-SOCIAL SECRETARY
...

pui kam


COMPETITION & PERFORMANCE SECRETARY
...

taylor castle


fundraising & volunteering officer
...

alexandra bourke


co-fundraising & volunteering officer

 

 
...

amber warren


PUBLICITY OFFICER
...

izel heper


CO-PUBLICITY OFFICER