You can learn about all the different styles of dance they teach. Whether you would like to join classes for social dancing as a hobby, further your dancing skills by taking examinations or even for a one off occasion such as a wedding dance or for entertainment purposes, they can hopefully accommodate to your preferences. The dance school is a member of The National Association of Teachers of Dancing (NATD)
The Geralding Melia School of Dance teaches Ballroom dancing, which consists of four different dances, they are Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep and Tango. They also teach Sequence Dancing, the Sequence includes many variations of mainly Ballroom and Latin American figures choreographed into short routines which are repeated several times traveling around the room with all couples dancing the same routine at the same time.
The third dance style they teach is Latin American Dancing and Latin American includes five different dances, which they are
Rumba, Cha Cha Cha, Samba, Paso Doble and Jive. The fourth dance style they teach is Club Dance (formerly known as Alternative Rhythms), this includes four different dances and they are
Salsa, Merengue, Mambo and Argentine Tango, and finally they teach
Rock n Roll style of dance.
The school adheres to the NATD code of practice:'It is a condition of membership that this code of practice is implemented'.
The school holds examination sessions which usually take place annually and are examined by examiners from the National Association Of Teachers Of Dancing (NATD). All dance material used for examinations entries are from NATD approved syllabuses. Presentation evenings are held several weeks after examination sessions in order to present certificates, medals, and awards to successful candidates. Candidates will be informed of the dates during class times.
The dance school welcomes both adults and children. Children being from 3 years up to 16 years of age. Adults are from 16 years+. Singles and couples are welcome.
The dance school is located at The Polish Parish Club in Northwich
Geraldine Melia School of Dance