Dance Laugh Live Dance Laugh Live at Mr Dickie Bows we really enjoy seeing the smiley happy faces of the people who come and dance with us. Doesn’t matter about your age with cater for everyone and the age group that come to our dance classes range from 16 – 90 so a very wide diverse variety of age and ability. If you are feeling down or in need of…..
Why learn to dance Learning to dance can be a daunting experience for some Mr Dickie Bows will try to make it a more comfortable event. We have a very successful reputation for bringing many people into the dancing scene for 40s Swing dance and 50s Rock n Roll jive. Learning to dance will firstly increase your daily activity each class can yield around 5000 steps which could be of…..
Dances Shoes be kind to yourself Dance Shoes now there’s a thing! Wearing the right dance shoes is so important. Your dance shoes do not have to be expensive. If you are dubious about buying a pair straight off then come in a pair of shoes that are not too high, support your foot, are comfortable and have a leather or suede sole. Trainers, sandals, flip flops, ballet pumps and…..
Party Night at Rawreth Mr Dickie Bows held it’s annual party night on 21 December 2017. Faces old and new turned out for what was a great evening. Party night started out with a whole lot of jive, there was strolling and some bopping going on. I always enjoy this last party night seeing people enjoying themselves and feeling very proud that this is happening after attending our classes. Learn…..
Dancing keeps you young I was recently watching the “how to stay young” programme and dancing was at the top of the list for mind and body so dancing keeps you young. That is great to know and when you think about it some of great dancers have lived to ripe old ages – Fred Astaire 88, Gene Kelly 84, Norma Miller 97, Frankie Manning 94 we are in with…..
Moondogs Record Hop Ashingdon 2018 Moondogs Record Hop Ashingdon on a Wednesday evening has been growing throughout 2017 we are going to carry on into 2018 the Ashingdon & East Hawkwell memorial hall is a lovely venue. The floor is fantastic to dance on and big – you can get lost in this hall. Most Moondogs nights even being well attended there is plenty of room to dance, which of…..
Dance in France Rock n Roll Show We are fortunate enough to go out to France to do a Charity dance in France with friends of ours that live out there. This year’s dance like last year was a great success and this year was a sell-out. The French and Ex-pats love the Rock n Roll music and enjoy learning rock n roll with us Set in the small hamlet…..
Wild West Party time Saturday night saw a great Wild West party held by a member of Mr Dickie Bow’s of Rochford. Everyone dressed for the occasion and there were many great outfits. The setting for the party was 1st class the whole area dressed up in Wild West party style. A huge temporary dance floor had been erected which was filled all evening. A mixture of fantastic music to…..
Record Hop Ashingdon Enjoy a mid-week dance a one of our new Record hops the Ashingdon Memorial Hall has a fabulous large dance floor with plenty of car parking. There is no bar but you can bring your own drink if you want too. Mr Dickie Bows will be playing plenty of music to jive and stroll the night away. This new record hop will be a great place to…..
Jitterbug Call it what you will but the dancing of the 1940s is back alive and kicking in Ashingdon Essex. If you would like to dance whether its jitterbug swing rock n roll – you can there are classes in Rochford Essex for you to attend. Attending the Ashingdon dance class could be a platform to unleash your inner soul of dance. The class is held at Ashingdon Church Hall…..