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Goodbye to our WSD 2017 leaversRead More
31 Jul
Goodbye to our WSD 2017 leavers
Category: News
We say goodbye and good luck to our WSD 2017 leavers.
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STAMFORD FESTIVAL PARADE 2017Read More
24 Jun
STAMFORD FESTIVAL PARADE 2017
Category: Events
Come and join us... we are having a beach party!!
Be part of our WSD parade group as we dance through the streets of Stamford as part of the 2017 Stamford Festival Parade!
This year's theme: FUN so we are having a beach party!
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English Youth Ballet -Production of CoppeliaRead More
14 Jul
English Youth Ballet -Production of Coppelia
Category: Events
Featuring Ballets Stars of the Feature -Josephine and Freya from our school were selected to perform soloist roles of Swanhilda's Friends in Coppelia with English Youth Ballet.
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Acro Summer WorkshopRead More
01 Aug
Acro Summer Workshop
Category: Events
Want to learn some Acro dance skills? Come along to our Acro workshop this Summer on Tues 1st August 2017. Acro is an especially challenging style for dancers to master as training in both dance and acrobatic elements is required.

Please READ MORE and click on the link at the bottom of the page to Enrol in the workshop!
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Summer SchoolRead More
31 Jul
Summer School
Category: Events
This year the Stamford Welland School of Dancing is offering summer activities for all ages at their ballroom studio in Stamford Walk.

See below the classes and workshops currently on offer and simply click on the links to enrol online in the class suitable for you.
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Twinkle Tots and Budding Ballerina's Summer SchoolRead More
07 Aug
Twinkle Tots and Budding Ballerina's Summer School
Category: Events
Join Miss Henri for a fun filled week of dancing suitable for Age 2-6. With a daily ballet class, arts and crafts and then help create your own ballet show to perform on the Friday to friends and family!
Twinkle Tots group: 2-4 year olds every day 10-11am £25
Budding Ballerina's for 4-6 year olds every day 11-1pm £50
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ANNOUNCING WSD's NEW HOME!Read More
04 Sep
ANNOUNCING WSD's NEW HOME!
Category: Events
We are pleased to announce we are moving to the former Stamford Museum on Broad Street in September 2017.
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Can You Dance - Norwich 2017Read More
30 Apr
Can You Dance - Norwich 2017
Category: Events
WSD will be taking a group to the CYD Norwich exhibition. It’s an amazing day with workshops, a dance expo, dance school stalls, careers advice, shopping and of course the dance showcase. Talent scouts are there too, watching the workshops and offering scholarships.
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Welland School Show 2017Read More
23 Mar
Welland School Show 2017
Category: Gallery
Annual Welland School of Dancing show at the Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre.
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Christmas Choreography Competition 2016Read More
17 Dec
Christmas Choreography Competition 2016
Saturday 17th December, 5pm Ballroom Studio
Open to any WSD pupils 7 years old and up
Solos, duets and group pieces welcome
Please ask your teacher for an application form.
Closing date Sat 10th Dec.
Amazing prizes to be won.
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Why stretch and conditioning?Read More
04 Oct
Why stretch and conditioning?
Category: Blog
Stretch and Conditioning should be part of a dancers every day routine. Exercises will help strengthen your core, stretch out tired and overworked legs backs and hips, and develop long lean muscles. Particularly useful for dancers recovering and rehabilitating from injury.
Stretch and conditioning tomorrow evening 5th Oct 8-9pm@ the WSD Ballroom Studio. £5 cash on the day. No need to book. All ages and abilities welcome.
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Welland School Show 2016 - The Four SeasonsRead More
17 Mar
Welland School Show 2016 - The Four Seasons
Category: Gallery
Photos By: Anthony Vaughan
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Welland School Show 2016 - The Four SeasonsRead More
17 Mar
Welland School Show 2016 - The Four Seasons
Ticket sales are now open for our school show from 17-19 March 2016, The Four Seasons. Please click below for more details.
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 20Read More
29 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 20
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 20
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 19Read More
28 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 19
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 19
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 18Read More
20 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 18
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 18
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 17Read More
19 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 17
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 17
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 16Read More
18 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 16
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 16
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 15Read More
16 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 15
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 15
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 14Read More
15 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 14
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 14
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 13Read More
14 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 13
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 13
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 12Read More
13 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 12
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 11
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 11Read More
12 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 11
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 11
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 10Read More
11 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 10
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 10
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 9Read More
10 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 9
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 9
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 8Read More
09 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 8
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 8
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 7Read More
08 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 7
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 7
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 6Read More
07 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 6
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 6
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 5Read More
06 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 5
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 5
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 4Read More
05 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 4
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 4
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 3Read More
04 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 3
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 3
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 2Read More
03 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 2
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 2
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January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 1Read More
01 Jan
January Strength and Conditioning Video Blog Day 1
Category: Blog
For the month of January, I'll be putting up a different strength / conditioning exercise every day, suitable for our Welland School of Dancing ballet, tap, modern and hip hop students as well as adults. Get a strong core for 2016! Click below to see the exercise for Day 1
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Choreographic MasterclassesRead More
23 Jun
Choreographic Masterclasses
By Royal Academy of Dance
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School Show 2016 at the Corn ExchangeRead More
17 Mar
School Show 2016 at the Corn Exchange
The 17th-19th March 2016 is our BIG SHOW which is called FOUR SEASONS at the Corn Exchange, Stamford. We will begin rehearsals in earnest in January.
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New Adult Classes - Love to DanceRead More
08 Jan
New Adult Classes - Love to Dance
Ex-Professional ballet dancer, Nicky Morris is bringing her exciting adult dance class LOVE TO DANCE to Welland launching on Friday January 8th 9.30 - 10.30am.
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Miss Amy and Luke are having a baby!Read More
12 Dec
Miss Amy and Luke are having a baby!
Huge congratulations to Miss Amy and her husband Luke. They are expecting their little boy in April 2016
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Contemporary Day of DanceRead More
17 Jan
Contemporary Day of Dance
A day geared towards giving participants the opportunity to experience different contemporary techniques, along with the supporting work needed to condition and tone the body. Participants should have some dance experience.
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Children in NeedRead More
15 Nov
Children in Need
On Sunday 15th November thirty-six WSD pupils and parents took part in the 2016 Tapathon for Children in Need. The aim was to break the world record for the most number of people doing the same tap routine at the same time throughout the country.
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TAPATHON 2015Read More
15 Nov
TAPATHON 2015
Category: Gallery
Fab effort on Sunday for Tapathon 2015!
Well done everyone and thanks for giving up your Sunday to help raise money for children in need. Will let you know ASAP if we've set a new record!!!
We raised extra £360 for Children in Need from Tapathon.
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WEAR A ONESIE IS BACK!Read More
13 Nov
WEAR A ONESIE IS BACK!
Category: Gallery
Wear a onesie for Children in Need
9-14th November 2015
We raised £346 from Wear A Onesie Week for Children in Need!!!
Thank you for your donations.
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Ballet ExamsRead More
19 Nov
Ballet Exams
Last term’s ballet results came in and were very impressive, with all sixty pupils gaining a merit or above.
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Welland School of Dancing VideoRead More
02 Oct
Ballet classes in actionRead More
17 Sep
Ballet classes in action
Category: Gallery
Twinkle Tots Pre Primary Ballet Class, Grade 2 Ballet Class & Advanced Ballet Class
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Stamford Parade 2014Read More
01 Jun
Stamford Parade 2014
Category: Gallery
Welland School of Dancing celebrated its 50th anniversary at Stamford's Parade.
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A day in the life of Modern TheatreRead More
16 Sep
A day in the life of Modern Theatre
Category: Gallery
Grade 2 Modern, Grade 3 Modern, Advanced Modern Theatre and Performers Class
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Hip Hoppers strut their stuffRead More
18 Sep
Hip Hoppers strut their stuff
Category: Gallery
Junior Hip Hop, Intermediate and SEnior Hip Hop Classes
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Tap tap tappingRead More
16 Sep
Tap tap tapping
Category: Gallery
Grade 1 Tap, Grade 2 Tap, Advanced Tap and Adult Tap Class
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Stamwood Through Time, School Show 2014Read More
19 Mar
Stamwood Through Time, School Show 2014
Category: Gallery
Stamwood's Through Time - school show 2014
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Stamwood's Got Talent, School Show 2012Read More
11 Mar
FREE Ballet ClassRead More
12 Dec
AUDITIONS -Cambridgeshire Youth BalletRead More
13 Dec
AUDITIONS -Cambridgeshire Youth Ballet
CYBC would like to announce auditions for its next production In October 2016.
Cast auditions for Sleeping Beauty and gala work
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Welland School of Dancing StudioRead More
02 Oct
Welland School of Dancing Studio
Category: Gallery
Welland School of Dancing has its main full time dance studio in Stamford, based in the Ballroom complex of the former Stamford Hotel circa 1820, with pianists, ballet barres, mirrors and sprung floors; all essential for long term dance training.
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Pointe WorkRead More
05 Dec
Pointe Work
Need to improve your pointe work for the show or for an exam?
Unset Pointe Work Classes
Saturday 21st, 28th Nov and 5th December
11.15 -11.45am The United Reformed Church
No need to book. Simply turn up and drop £3 in the tin.All pointe abilities welcome.
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Dancing Makes You SmarterRead More
05 Nov
Dancing Makes You Smarter
Category: Blog
Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City funded by the National Institute of Aging.
Published in the New England Journal of Medicine.

By David Avocado Wolfe
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Musical Theatre And Contemporary Ballet Workshops And Associates AuditionRead More
29 Nov
Musical Theatre And Contemporary Ballet Workshops And Associates Audition
Musical Theatre and Contemporary Ballet Workshops and Associates Scheme audition @ Welland School of Dancing on Sunday 29th November.Chantry Dance company recently did a free workshop with some of our pupils and they were so impressed with the standard of our training that they offered two of the students Sinead and Xander places on their associate programme without audition. Congratulations to Sinêad Louise Swift who started with them last weekend.
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Ballet CymruRead More
07 Oct
Ballet Cymru
Ballet Cymru: TIR / Celtic Concerto Double Bill, Stamford Arts Centre 7:30pm
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Taster SessionRead More
10 Sep
Taster Session
Category: Blog
Join us! We offer the first two weeks of term as no obligation taster sessions in case it's not for you. If you want to continue after the taster sessions, then you can enrol formally in classes for the term and you will pay a terms fees.
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