The London Gala Ball would like to invite all competitive Pro-Am couples to take onto the floor at the beautiful Porchester Hall, which boasts a large beautiful ballroom with sprung wooden floor, chandeliers, red carpet and everything to make it a glamorous occasion. You can watch showreel of this event to get the true flavour.
The competition is for International Style Ballroom, Latin, American Smooth and Show Dance, and we welcome everyone irrespective of association and qualifications.
COMPETITION CATEGORIES for 16 March 2019
- BALLROOM Bronze W, Q
- BALLROOM Silver W, T, Q
- BALLROOM Gold W, T, Q, F
- LATIN Bronze Ch, R
- LATIN Silver Ch, S, R
- LATIN Gold Ch, S, R, J
- AMERICAN SMOOTH Bronze W, T
- AMERICAN SMOOTH Silver W, T, F
- AMERICAN SMOOTH Gold W, T, VW, F
- SHOW DANCE Ballroom
- SHOW DANCE Latin
- 45 and under
- 46 and over
COMPETITION ENTRIES WILL OPEN ON 1st SEPTEMBER 2018.
Admission Ticket – £20 Book now
Doors will open at 9.00am.
DJ – Nick Kelly
One student can enter two consecutive levels per category.
A student can also enter a lower age category.
No partner change during heats.
Bronze routines must adhere to the BDC and WDC restricted syllabus.
No lifts are permitted at any level, apart from the Show Dance.
No dress restrictions, except proper dance shoes must be worn.
One Pro-Am couple is dancing at a time to their chosen music.
Length of the routine should be between 2 and 2.5min, including intro.
Choreography should contain at least 70% of Ballroom or Latin styles.
Lifts are allowed and should be performed in a safe manner under full responsibility of the professional partner.
Each couple will get a professional video of their performance.
The Show Dance winners will perform during the Dinner Dance in the evening
Please get in touch with any questions
COMPETITION RESULTS of 2018 are available HERE /Gala Ball 2018