Elyballroom is a modern lifestyle and dance service program. We operate under the fundamental belief that “Life Is A Dance” and provides a form of balance for both your mental, physical and spiritual wellbeing. Hence, our training program improves not only your physical wellbeing and skill, it relaxes the soul.
Our location is Ely, Cambridgeshire.
We offer dance classes, courses and private dance lessons in ballroom and Latin; Includes Salsa, Lindy Hop and Charleston.
Our program covers from beginner level to advanced set, there is a class for everyone. Our social dance class is available for you every week plus special dance events and parties.
What we do
Ely ballroom as mentioned above is a lifestyle and dance program. We instruct individuals in the art of dance. We have suitable dance classes for every level; Beginner – Intermediate – Advanced, we cover every level and meet every need. We have dance classes from your first fun steps on the dance-floor to intensive training in variety of styles like Ballroom, Latin-American, Salsa and others.
We have a list of professional instructors at Ely ballroom with quality years of performing career experience in their different dance style specialties. Impacting equal or more value for tuition paid to us is out utmost priority. We have both male and female instructors that are eager to teach you and love doing it.
Our teacher’s list has been carefully hand-picked for every style to ensure the best quality of training for customers.
Ely ballroom founder Evan Jeposa is a distinguished dancer with over 10 years of practising experience. His Ballroom and Latin programs cover Amateur competitions in United Kingdom, Russia, USA, South Africa, France and Germany.
All our courses and classes are run by current or former dancers, performers or competitors.
We pride ourselves on expertise, knowledge and value impact capabilities of our staffs.
Opened in 2013 Ely Ballroom is the studio specifically aimed at dance tuition in a relaxed environment. If you are looking for fun, exercise, knowledge and skill, we are here!
At present Ely Ballroom hires space in the Countess Free Church Hall in Ely and the Witchford Playing Field Association in Witchford.
Ballroom and Latin-American:
Our offer includes Ballroom and Latin dance classes for adults. From total beginners to advanced dancers. Learn basics, build up your skill from beginner to advanced routines and variety of rhythms.
Starting with; Waltz, Tango, Social Foxtrot, Cha-Cha-Cha, Rumba and Jive, followed by Quickstep and Samba for intermediates.
Unique knowledge, Ballroom and Latin technique, helpful hints, tricks of the trade.
For further information and booking: Reach us through our Facebook page or in person with your teacher.
Wedding Dance Lessons:
We can help you to create that special wedding first dance to a song of your choice, eliminate the stress and make it look unforgettable for you and all your guests.
Your first dance should be as special as the rest of your day, don’t leave it to chance, let us get you ready to really leave a mark on that dance floor.
Private lessons are available to individuals or couples. Private lessons are the most effective way to achieve results in the shortest period of time. Your lessons move at your own pace with individual attention. If you wish to improve your dancing or to catch-up with something you have missed you can have a one-on-one tuition at any time that suits you.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much is a Ballroom & Latin Course?
We run a monthly 4-week course at £43 that can be cancelled at any time. This includes two, 1-hour dance lessons per week on Wednesdays and Thursdays; one Latin and one Ballroom dance are learnt and practiced during the month.
Do you hold Taster Sessions?
Yes, twice a year and it is announced on our Facebook page, ‘Ely Ballroom Dancing’
What happens at Workshops?
When workshops are advertised, the dance and level of the taught steps will be highlighted. It is a technical class where you will learn additional techniques to improve your dancing.
How Do I Pay?
You can pay online on our website elywellbeing.co.uk
Can I pay on the day?
To enable us good continuity of lessons, all subscriptions have to be pre-booked at least 24hrs before the start lesson of the month.
Can I Pay as You Go?
Yes. It will cost £15/lesson
What happens if I miss a lesson?
We learn and practice one Latin and one Ballroom dance for the month which allow you ample opportunity to catch up on any missed information.
Can I cancel or move my lesson?
All monthly subscriptions are final, to move or cancel a private lesson 48hrs notice is required.
What to wear?
Comfortable shoes and casual clothes are quite sufficient for Levels 1 and 2. We recommend dance shoes from Level 3 onwards.
Do I need a partner?
You do not necessarily need to bring a partner, as a lot of learning is done separately. You may be partnered by someone in the class or an assistant.</
Will, I have to swap my partner with another person?
No, you will not. If you come as a couple, you will stay together for the entire course.
Gift vouchers £10, £20, £50
Ballroom Dance Video Lessons
- Pre-Bronze / E-Class (Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot and Quickstep) – £17
- Bronze / D-Class (Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Viennese Waltz and Quickstep) – £27
- Silver / C-Class (Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Viennese Waltz and Quickstep) – £37
- Gold / B-Class (Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Viennese Waltz and Quickstep) – £47
Full Ballroom Dance Video Package – £97
Latin American Dance Video Lessons
- Pre-Bronze / E-Class (Cha-Cha-Cha, Rumba, Samba, Paso Doble and Jive) – £23
- Bronze / D-Class (Cha-Cha-Cha, Rumba, Samba, Paso Doble and Jive) – £33
- Silver / C-Class (Cha-Cha-Cha, Rumba, Samba, Paso Doble and Jive) – £43
- Gold / B-Class (Cha-Cha-Cha, Rumba, Samba, Paso Doble and Jive) – £57
Full Latin American Dance Video Package – £107