DANCE

hello, we are the essex blades dance club


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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?

Essex Blades Gold Standard Club - 2017/18
1st Place - Wildcard Category - Southampton Dance Competition 2018
1st Place - Advance Ballet Category - Bucks Dance Competition 2018
Overall win - Dance - Derby Day 2018

 

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.

To access training sessions, you will need to become a full/playing member and purchase a 2018/19 Blades Pass (£20) which will provide you with access to your training sessions. If you already have an Essex Sport Membership (either Bronze, Silver or Gold) you do not need to purchase a Blades Pass. You can purchase your Blades Pass here. If you don’t have a PIN already, click on ‘Forgotten your Pin’ and enter your student e-mail address. Here's a help guide if you need it.

* 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 8TH OCTOBER 2018.
 

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

 


...

DORA MEKINIC


president
...

K'CI BECKFORD


Vice-president
...

hope alexander


treasurer
...

lili lazarova


secretary
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AMBER WARREN


WELFARE OFFICER
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MARLA FERNANDO


SOCIAL SECRETARY
...

CHARLOTTE HUTCHINSON


CO-SOCIAL SECRETARY / CO- FUNDRAISING & VOLUNTEERING OFFICER
...

hELENA RINGER


COMPETITION & PERFORMANCE SECRETARY
...

RAFFAELLA PROUET


fundraising & volunteering officer
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ESztER BANYAI


PUBLICITY OFFICER

 

 
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SARAH-BETH MACKIE


CO-PUBLICITY OFFICER