We are part of Elmer's Big Parade Suffolk!!

We are excited and proud to announce that the Ipswich School of Dancing will be supporting St Elizabeth Hospice with our very own Elmer the Elephant. Our dancers are busy designing our Elmer. If you are a creative, budding artist and would like to get involved then please get in touch! We are also looking for more fundraising ideas so if you'd like to help, please let us know. From June to September 2019, Ipswich is set to play host to an even bigger and better art trail than when the pigs went wild; this time featuring 50 individually designed elephants based on the much loved children’s character, Elmer the patchwork elephant. Follow the link to find our more about Elmer's Big Parade. Cli

Kiss Me Quickstep

We are delighted to announce that our very own Emma Hawley will be working with the New Wolsey Theatre as their Assistant Choreographer for the much anticipated professional production of Kiss Me Quickstep. A sequin-studded warm-hearted ballroom drama. Three young couples are striving for glory on the competitive dance circuit - having finally made it to Blackpool's National Amateur Championships via the motorway hard shoulder. But there's pain and heartbreak beneath the dazzling glitter ball when you're dancing to other people's tunes and hiding secrets.‎ And with the world at your feet, it only takes one false step... This bittersweet comedy reveals the backstage stories behind the fabulo

Ipswich Festival & Battle of the Ballroom

The Ipswich School of Dancing host our own dance competition twice annually. The next Ipswich Dance Festival will be held on March 17th 2019 ​ This event will feature the BATTLE OF THE BALLROOM Televised live by DSI TV with a £1500 prize fund! Celebrity judge to be announced soon.... Enjoy this new concept and feel the excitement, energy and suspense as opponents and dances are chosen by random selection, before couples take to the floor and go head to head in a Battle Style Dance Off. The Ipswich Festival is a friendly day with a great atmosphere and beautiful venue. After the success and feedback from our first Battle of the Ballroom event, we have introduced new events including Mini Ba

Dance Showcase & Medal Presentation

An opportunity for all of our stars to showcase their talents to friends and family on this fun evening. Exam medals will also be presented alongside Ipswich Dance Awards. Light refreshments are provided and the bar will be open. If you'd like to feature in our showcase please let us know ASAP. Tickets available on a first come first served basis.

Valentines Live Music Night

Celebrate this Valentines with us. Featuring live music from one of the UK's finest soul singers - Ashton Jones. From slower ballads such as Al Green "Let's Stay Together" to more upbeat Latin style songs like "Another Star". Ticket price includes buffet, chocolate fountain and plenty of dancing for those of you who wish to. Bring a date or maybe find love on the night..... Limited availability book now to avoid disappointment. Book here

Happy New Year

Happy New Year! We had a wonderful cheese and wine evening to celebrate the beginning of 2019! Wishing you all a great year ahead. Don't forget we have new beginners classes starting for both adults and children! Take a look here


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Ipswich School of Dancing    

22 Bond Street  Ipswich  Suffolk  IP4 1JE

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