Strictly Selsdon - Tea Dance
Dance run by Len Phillips Swing Orchestra
Tuesday 05 December 2023
Monthly Tea Dance with Live 4 Piece Band
Dance Styles: Cha Cha Cha (Ballroom), Foxtrot, Jive (Ballroom), Modern Tango, Paso Doble, Quickstep, Rumba, Samba, Popular Sequence, Viennese Waltz, Waltz, Modern Sequence
Ticket Options: Pay on door
Joe Pettitt (Len Phillips Swing Orchestra) and Pete Long (Ronnie Scott's Big Band) host a monthly Ballroom, Latin and Sequence dance. Tea, coffee and cake is included in the entry. Well maintained and spacious sprung dance-floor. The live quartet features some of London's finest musicians, all extremely experienced in playing for dancers. Strictly Selsdon is a friendly and relaxed social dance for dancers of all abilities.
Joe Pettitt is Musical Director for the International at the Royal Albert Hall, the Open Worlds at the Blackpool Tower Ballroom, The UK in Bournemouth and the BDF Star Ball and hosts dance evenings at The Ritz Hotel. Brendan Cole describes Joe as "a fantastic musician and a true Pro" and his latest CD with the Len Phillips Swing Orchestra (featuring Matthew Ford, Iain Mackenzie and the Puppini Sisters) is heard regularly on BBC Radio 2. In 2022 he presented 2 big band programmes for Sky Arts.
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