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Grand Ball at Dance around the world

Dance around the world festival tickets

Evening (dance only)

All day (includes dance workshops )

Join us at Dance Around the World this year for a celebration of world dance and another fabulous SOAS Grand Bal.

Dance Around The World is a community festival which celebrates traditional dance cultures from all over the world. A packed programme of workshops, displays and social dances over two days will give you a chance to experience dances from the four corners of the globe.


The bal will take place at Cecil Sharp house on Saturday evening. We are delighted to present Helena Torpy and Steve Turner, who will charm us with wistful waltzes, melting mazurkas and shuffling schottisches, amongst many other dances!

Listen to some samples of Helen and Steve's music.

As usual we'll start off the evening with a brief beginners workshop, and then continue on dancing all night!

There will also be a longer dance workshop in the afternoon at 5-6pm. For this you will need a 'full day' ticket, which also includes access to a whole programme of dance workshops and displays.

Tickets are on sale through wegottickets:


Ticket prices:

£22 - full weekend ticket

£14 - full day including workshops, displays and evening social dance

£9 - evening only

(£2 - reduction for concessions)