Hello Everyone,

Sadly, and reluctantly, I have taken the decision to follow everyone else thus all lessons and classes are postponed for the time being. With luck, we won’t have to wait too long before we can dance again. Maybe we could find our way through this, together and sooner, if we didn’t keep watching the news,…

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New for 2020

Check the Events page for news about the Saturday Dances at Castle Cary and Sequence Dance Class at Wells.

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2019 Saturday Dances

We have a new venue for the 2019 Saturday Dances, The Davis Hall at West Camel. The Davis Hall is a modern hall with a sprung maple floor, ideal for dancing. On site parking is available. The dates for the dances have been added to the Events Page. Looking forward to seeing you there.

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Dance Weekend Dawlish January 2020

The Southwood Original Dance Society, the SODS, started from Paul Parsons’ Wednesday evening dance class. It has grown from six couples to over thirty. 2020 will be the SODS 10th Anniversary Dance Weekend. We will be returning on the 17th – 19th January to the Langstone Cliff Hotel in Dawlish Warren which we used for…

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The Spin Turn with Lynette.

In some respects it’s been a good thing my inherent laziness and nature striking me down with a variety of challenges to my immune system have collaborated to bring you this note about Lynette’s workshop so late. It’s allowed me to have some feedback from some of the attendees. Thankfully, the feedback has been positive. During…

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New Classes Autumn 2018

Paul Parsons Dance is pleased to announce New Beginners Classes at Castle Cary, Frome and Wells for October 2018. Simple, Social, Basic Ballroom, Dancing the Waltz, Cha Cha Cha, Quickstep and Jive. No previous experience is necessary. These classes are serious about helping you learn to dance, but learning to dance should not be taken…

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Workshop with Lynette Boyce

Hello Everyone. Thank you to all of you who came along to the workshop at the Market House on Saturday which was conducted by Lynette Boyce. I hope you all enjoyed it and gained something from it which you are able to inject into your dancing and enjoy the benefits for many years to come.…

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October 2017 Workshop

An eager, if not slightly nervous, group of battle hardened dancers gathered at Caryford Hall on Sunday 22nd October ready to learn something new and different relating to their dancing. Something which had absolutely nothing to do with steps and, if the session was successful, they would never be able to see in their selves but,…

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Floor craft along with leading and following.

I recently had a meeting with someone who I have known for over twenty years and our conversation, or should I say soliloquy, soon turned to issues which blighted almost all of the twenty years. Afterwards, I thought about how one can see a lesson here which would help us to be better dancers. Floor…

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Autumn 2017

As we tip toe in to September we can feel the excitement building around the edge of the dance floor in the same way Penguins are excited about being the first to jump into the sea to be greeted by Seals! So, who is going to be first to dive onto the floor and Whisk his…

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