The British Association of Teachers of Dancing

Schedule of Events

Weekend Brochure with all the details is here.

Registration room opens at noon on Thursday September 26th and closes at 8:00pm, Opens Friday September 27th at 8:00am and Saturday September 28th at 8:00am.  THURSDAY Examiners meeting 8:00pm

FRIDAY

Times to be confirmed – Highland Scholarships – Written paper and Practical (tickets can be purchased to watch solos and class at time of registering or at the registration table)

7:00pm – 9:30pm – Cocktail and Welcome Reception:
Meet with the B.A.T.D. Officers, Executive Members, North American Highland Co-ordinator.
7.00pm – 9.00pm Dancers (Games & Pizza)

SATURDAY

8:30am – 9:00am – Warm Up
9:00am – 5:00pm – Classes and Meetings.
(Lunch not included in package deal)

SOBHD Judges meeting during lunch break. Judges can pre-pay for a lunch, please see registration form.
6:30pm – 7:00pm – Cocktails
7:00pm – 1:00am – Dinner/Ceilidh

BATD meeting will be scheduled during the afternoon – get your questions answered, your views heard, say what’s on your mind. How can the B.A.T.D. better serve you?

SUNDAY

10:00am – 11:15am – Champagne Brunch
11:30pm – 3:30pm – Classes

  • Exams for both amateur and professionals are available on Thursday September 26th, 2019.
  • Teachers and Dancers can participate in all classes.
  • Parents will receive a goody bag and are welcome to all social events as well as Saturday classes which are being offered just for parents and the ceilidh dancing class.  Parents will not be permitted to observe dancer lectures except for those Saturday classes which will be outlined in your welcome package.

**Parents (moms/dads/siblings) there are classes offered all day Saturday dedicated just for you (eg costuming and hair for your dancer, learn basic mov’ts, how to practise your dancer, etc. — WE ALSO ACCEPT ANY SUGGESTIONS YOU WOULD LIKE TO HAVE FOR YOUR CLASSES). There is also a scrutineering course Sunday morning.