The British Association of Teachers of Dancing

Conference Schedule of Events

2019 Details TBC

BIRKDALE SUITE

10.45am – 4.00pm Executive Council Meeting

  BIRKDALE SUITE
 9.15am – 10.45am  Junior Highland Members Group

All interested Highland members under the age of 40 are most welcome to attend.

  LAKESIDE SUITE
 Joint Examiners Meeting – Ballroom/Highland/Theatre Branches
 9.15am-10.15am  CDMT Requirements – Presentation by Rachael Meech
 10.15am-10.30am  Tea/Coffee Break
 10.30am-11.30am  Standardisation – Presentation by The Standardisation Committee
  WATERFRONT SUITE
 12.30pm  Registration
 1.00pm-2.00pm  CDMT Requirements – Presentation by Rachael Meech
 2.00pm – 4.30pm  AGM and 2018 Annual Conference Meetings including Nominations and Propositions
  THE FLORAL HALL
 6.00pm  Reception
 6.45pm  Dinner Dance
 (Dinner served at 7.15pm app.)

Cabarets:
The BATD Senior Scholarship Winners, “A Couple of Swells” and AJ & Chloe present their fabulous showcase
Dancing to The Paul James Band

THE FLORAL HALL
 9.15am – 10.00am  LATIN FOR ALL – CHA CHA CHA
 AJ & Chloe
 10.00am – 11.00am  WALTZ & QUICKSTEP
 Adrian Pritchard
 11.00am – 12noon  RUMBA
 AJ & Chloe
 12.15pm for 12.30pm  INVENTIVE DANCE COMPETITION AND TEACHING OF WINNING DANCES
WATERFRONT SUITES
 9.00am – 10.00am  *SAILORS’ HORNPIPE
 Tanya Horne
 10.00am – 11.00am  *IRISH JIG
 Leona MacDonald
 11.00am – 11.15am  Tea/Coffee break
 11.15am – 12.15pm  TAP
 Alan Burkitt
 12.15pm – 12.45pm Break
 12.45pm – 2.30pm  *GRADE 6 BALLET
 Christine Grace
 2.30pm – 3.15pm  *NEW ELEMENTARY JAZZ
 Shelagh Connolly
 3.15pm – 4.00pm  *NEW GRADE 1 ACRO
 Shelagh Connolly & Margaret Smith

All the above lectures are for Teachers and Examiners only.  Students are not permitted.

Lectures marked with an * are CPD for Teachers and Examiners.

Teachers and Examiners are encouraged to take part in the lectures even if only to mark through the exercises.