The May Ball

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Boogaloo Stu and Miss High Leg Kick present a fabulous Grand Dance in the ballroom tradition. Perfect for the absolute beginner and keen amateur alike, the Ball will provide a glamorous and fun opportunity to learn, practise and perfect Ballroom and Latin American dance steps.

On arrival, a number will be pinned to your costume and the Ballroon Beauty Make-Over and the Photographic stalls will swing into action. The evening will feature displays and classes with a chance to show off what you have learnt to a DJ spinning rumba, jive and cha cha cha classics.

The all-male dance troupe The Action Men will perform and the dazzling display team Sparklemotion will be on hand to assist on the dancefloor.

The evening will end with the presentation of awards and a celebratory dance into the early hours.

Tickets cost £16, seated at a table, or £14 standing (with seating available on the balcony).

Supper: A smoked salmon and champagne supper will also be available throughout the evening.

Discounts for ticket holders are available at local businesses. Please see the Discount offers page for further details.

Coaches will leave at 1am to take guests home to Hastings, Eastbourne, Lewes and Brighton. These must be booked in advance when you buy your tickets. Coach tickets cost £8 to Hastings, £10 to Eastbourne, £12 to Lewes and £15 to Brighton.

Dance masterclasses will be held on the Wednesday, Thursday and Friday immediately before the May Ball. For more information see the Masterclasses listing.

Find out more about Boogaloo Stu.

Sat 27 May 2006
Tickets: £14.00 - £16.00

Booking & Information:
01424 229 111
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