All Slow Bal

Residential Weekend in Torquay

All Slow Bal Weekend

All Slow Bal May 2022 

A whole weekend of Slow Bal in a fabulous sea front hotel right on the water's edge with stunning views over Torquay bay...  

One lead + one follower place
now available due to cancellation
(either stream)
Click to book

Covid-19: We will continue to monitor the Covid situation, and will put in place whatever safety measures we feel are needed in order to provide an environment that is as safe as reasonably possible for you, our teachers, and all concerned. more...

For this event we will require the following…..

  • Confirmation that you have either (a) been fully vaccinated, or (b) proof of Covid infection within six months of the event Please let us know if you are medically exempt from vaccinations, or if this will cause a problem.
  • Confirmation of a recent negative Covid test within 24 hours prior to travelling, such as PCR or lateral flow test (also known as rapid antigen or COVID-19 self-test). These should be readily available from pharmacies for around £2. 
  • NB: Please do not attend if you feel unwell, or if you have any Covid-19 symptoms, or if you have been in contact with anyone who has Covid-19, or have been contacted by the NHS Test and Trace (or other non-UK authority) and told to self-isolate. 

We look forward to...

World class Slow Bal tuition, comfy accommodation, great food, and everything under one roof, what's not to love!


Mickey (USA) and Natalia (CAN/NL), Mel and Jo Calanglang (UK)


Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd May 2022


£275 for workshops with accommodation (dinner, bed and breakfast) included


Livermead Clif Hotel, Torquay

Everything under one roof

8 hours of workshops with top international teachers

3 dances including the Sunday afternoon tea dance with cakes

Beachside hotel with fabulous views 

Relax as you catch up with friends with a glass of your favourite tipple... 

Intermediates and above: 7 hours with Mickey and Masha plus 1 hour with Mel and Jo
Refreshers/Fundamentals: 5 hours with Mickey and Masha plus 3 hours with Mel and Jo  

Intermediate and above:

You are likely to have done at least a term of regular classes, attended a full weekend of Slow Bal, or a combination of similar. You will be keen to progress further with this wonderful dance.

New and refresher fundamentals:

This stream is geared towards beginners, as well as those who might only have done a taster class or two in this style. It will also be suitable for those who would like to take things a little steadier, in order to recap and improve on the fundamentals of Slow Bal dancing.

Please contact us if you have any questions, or to be the first to hear when bookings will open for the Slow Bal and Balboa dance weekends that we run. 

More Balboa Events

Anna, Tony and Lynn also run the following residential dance weekends 

BalBreak 2022

Friday 9th to Sunday 11th September 2022

Sylvia Sykes & Nick Wiliams (USA)
Bobby White & Annabel Quisao (USA

£290 per person includes 2 nights half board accommodation in Torquay

Click here for more details about BalBreak 2022

Bal Spring Break 2023

Residential Balboa Weekend

in a fabulous sea-front hotel

Top International Teachers

Friday 10th to Sunday 12th March 2023

Jennifer Lee (USA) & Andreas Olsson (Sweden),
Sanna Leinonen & Adam LaMontagne (Finland),
Moe Sakan (Japan/UK) & Vincenzo Fesi (Italy)

 £285 for 2 nights including dinner, B&B (Fri/Sat)

Click here for more details about Bal Spring Break

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