FAQs | Dance Lessons In Essex | Dancing Schools In Essex


Do you offer adult dance classes?
Yes, we offer dance classes for all ages including adults.

Do you offer kids dance classes? 
Yes, we have a large seletion of classes for children of all ages and abilities available.

Where is Elite Dance based?
We are based in chelmsford and the surrounding areas.

Do I need a partner to learn to dance? 
No, you dont require a partner to learn to dance with Elite. You can solo and dance with teachers. 

Where are the children's classes held?
Our children's classes are held at,
Monday - 4:30pm - Hylands School
Tuesday - 4pm and 5pm -Bicknacre memorial Hall
Wednesday - 4:30pm - Great Baddow Parish Hall
Saturday - 9:30am and 10:40am - Hylands School 

Where are the adult classes held?
Our adult classes are held at,
Monaday - 7:30pm - Hylands School
Wednesday - 7:30pm - Great Baddow Parish Hall

How long is a lesson?
A lesson is usually 1 hour but we've taught longer and shorter lessons depending on the needs of the students. The Kids Classes and Adult Classes are 1 hour.

What do I wear to dance?
We recommend something comfortable and easy to move in, flat shoes are preferable for beginners and correct dance shoes for anyone wanting to wear heels. No jeans. As you advance, you may wish to invest in Latin & Ballroom dance shoes and practice wear. We can advise you on this when the time comes.

Are private lessons only for advanced dancers?
No, anyone can take a private lesson. Private lessons are a great way to catch up on any sessions you may have missed or if you want to improve at a faster rate.

Can I take private lessons?
Anyone can take private lessons, whether you are a couple who dance socially, or if you are competitive, solo lessons are also available at request.

What are medal exams?
Medal exams are awards achieved through an association by demonstrating a standard to the grade you are taking.

What is a medal competition?
A medal competition is where dancers across the country come to together and compete against each other at their respective grades. Qualified judges adjudicate medal competitions. Solo dancers may enter these competitions and dance with their teachers instead of a partner. Couples may also dance in medallist competitions and compete for themselves.

What is an open competition?
An open competition is for couples only, dancing more dances and at a high level.

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