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Formerly known as Hurst Dance Studios
The North West's Premier Dance Studio Since 2007

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Socials & Events
- everyone is welcome

Social Dancing at its best

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Welcome to The Palace Ballroom, Hindley
Home of Palace Dance Studios

Seven days a week – Seven Social Dances –
Everyone is Welcome!

Each one unique and with a different host
No partner required – we have dance hosts! – Free Membership

Great Music – Amazing Venue – The Best Hosts – A Warm Welcome Guaranteed
All available as pay-as-you-go – or with our 'Platinum Pass' £60 per month and you can do our entire timetable of classes and socials (Saturdays not included)
   
Come Dancing at The Palace

•  Move & Improve on Mondays
    Open Practice Session (space open to all, no music, just practice) 1pm - 5pm – FREE
    Classes – Technique & Competitive (see class page – classes payable separately)

•  Tea Dance Tuesdays – £6 – pay on the door
    
1pm - 1.30pm – Ballroom and Latin Class (see class page – classes payable separately)
     1.30pm - 4pm – Tea Dance – 75% Sequence / 25% Ballroom & Latin

•  Mix It Up Wednesdays – £7.50 – pay on the door
    
7.00pm - 8.00pm   – Ballroom and Latin Class (see class page – classes payable
                                      separately)
     8.00pm - 10.45pm – 50/50 – our original social dance, and still popular, playing 50%                                       Ballroom & Latin – 50% Sequence and a sprinkling of Rock 'n' Roll,
                                      Latin Line and Argentine

•  Thrive on Thursdays
    
A full day and evening of classes to add fabulous new choreography and improve

•  Freestyle Fridays – Two Rooms
    
7pm - 11pm – The Latin Lounge – an evening of classes and freestyle (music playing)                             Argentine, Salsa, Rock 'n' Roll, Lindy Hop, Latin & more – £10
     7pm - 11pm – The Palace Ballroom – Ballroom and Latin only practice – £6.50

•  Smile & Sequin Saturdays
     2nd Saturday of each month – Smile Saturday – £7.50 – pay on the door

     A little different to our usual dances – This fabulous evening is perfect for beginners and
     improvers, though everyone is welcome. Playing Ballroom, Latin, only the most popular
     Sequences, Latin Line, with a sprinkle of 'Rock 'n' Roll, Argentine and more.

     Regular Events – see Events listings
     A chance to get dressed up – themed nights

•  Sequence Sundays
    
1.00pm - 1.30pm   – Sequence Class (classes payable separately)
     6.15pm - 7.15pm   – Ballroom and Latin Class (see class page – classes payable
                                      separately)
     7.15pm - 8.00pm   – Sequence Class (see class page – classes payable separately)
     8.00pm - 10.45pm – Social Dance – 75% Sequence / 25% Ballroom & Latin – £7.50 pay on
                                      the door

•  Workshops and Classes
    
We hold weekly classes in various styles and levels
     One weekend per month we host 3 days of workshops
     Full listings are on The Big Weekend page
 


Special Events
The Palace Ballroom, Hindley, WN2 3AE

NEW FOR 2024

Themed Dances – 2nd Saturday of each month + others
These events can be booked separately or as part of our monthly Big Weekend of Workshops featuring 22 hours of tuition. See The Big Weekend for details.

also

4th Saturday of each month – Smile Saturdays
An evening of Ballroom, Latin, the most popular sequences, Latin Line, Rock 'n' Roll, Salsa and Argentine. Slightly different to our usual nights – just an evening of fun and all of the most popular dances.
PAY ON THE DOOR – just £7.50

(Occasionally dates may fall outside the 2nd/4th weekend of the month.

May 25 SMILE SATURDAY – pay on the door – click here for more into
June 1 Saturday night includes:
The Glitter Ball - live music from the Mike Brown Band – TICKETED EVENT – click here for more info
June 29 SMILE SATURDAY – pay on the door – click here for more into
July 27 SMILE SATURDAY – pay on the door – click here for more into
August 10 Saturday night includes:
Hawaiin Summer Dance with BBQ – TICKETED EVENT –
click here for more info
September 28 SMILE SATURDAY – pay on the door – click here for more into
October 12 Saturday night includes:
Autumn Dance – Amazing demo and food – TICKETED EVENT – click here for more info
October 26 SMILE SATURDAY – pay on the door – click here for more into
November 30 SMILE SATURDAY – pay on the door – click here for more into
December 14 Saturday night includes:
Santa Dance – Food – Demo and lots of fun – TICKETED EVENT – click here for more info
December 23 Christmas Ball – Live music from the Mike Brown Band – TICKETED EVENT – click here for more info
December 31 NYE Dance – TICKETED EVENT


Call to book – 0787 2146896

Once booked, deposits and/or full payments are non-refundable, nor can they be transferred to an alternative event.

Please Note:
Occasionally unexpected circumstances beyond our control may impact the planned programme
and, as such, in these extreme circumstances:
•  Venues/ballrooms may change
•  Demonstrations may not be available
•  Workshop programmes / teachers may change


We lead, others follow!
Everyone is welcome – Great Music – The Best Venues and the last true 50/50 social dances playing Ballroom, Latin & Sequence
 

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