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November 15, 2017
Girls on a Hen Night enjoying a Sashay Dance Spice Girls Hen Party Dance Class

Leeds Hen Party Night Ideas and Activities

If you’re looking for hen do activity ideas in Leeds then you have come to the right place.  Leeds is a vibrant modern city in West Yorkshire with plenty of things to do.  Here’s the top 5 things to do on a hen weekend in Leeds: Shopping! Leeds is a fabulous shopping destination!  The Trinity Centre is in Leeds city centre and has all your favourite high street and designer stores under one roof.  There’s also the new Victoria Gate shopping centre which is where you can find a super stylish casino and a huge John Lewis.  Dancing! Here at […]
November 6, 2017

Now Hiring for Dance Teachers across the UK

We are very excited to announce that we’ve expanded our Hen Party Dance Packages so that we can deliver fun, friendly and funky dance classes across the UK! We are currently looking for Dance Teachers in the following areas to teach our fun themed hen party dance classes: London Bath Birmingham Bristol Cambridge Cardiff Cheltenham Edinburgh Exeter Newcastle Liverpool Oxford Windsor Manchester York Leeds Sheffield Harrogate Please note that 99% of the hen party bookings occur on a Saturday.   Dance Teachers We are looking for Dance Teachers to deliver our hen party dance classes.  We cover a wide range of […]
October 29, 2017

The Pink Flashdance for The Haven! Breast Cancer Awareness Month

We had a groovy morning on Sunday 15th October at The Pink Flashdance event at Yorkshire Dance.  This event was held to raise money for The Haven in Yorkshire which supports people affected by breast cancer and a special event for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  A total of £650 was raised for The Haven which gave us even more to dance about! Sarah Hough, Director and Founder of Sashay Dance, teaches weekly classes every Friday 3-4pm at The Haven in Leeds and started the event with a Salsa dance lesson.  Her classes are always suitable for all, 2 left feet […]
October 10, 2017

The ‘Movers and Shakers’ at the Sashay Dance event as part of Leeds Business Week

Networkers at Leeds Business Week were taken out of their comfort zone right from day 1 on Monday 9th October 2017 where they did a Cha Cha Dance Class with Sarah Hough, Director of Sashay Dance.  They really did demonstrate that they were the ‘Movers and Shakers’ of the city! The event finished with a mini dance competition where networkers were split into two teams and they had to come up with a routine based on the funky Cha Cha moves they’d been taught.  Here at Sashay Dance we can teach anyone to dance in an hour, the class started […]
August 11, 2017

Sashay Dance 1st Birthday Party!

We have just hit our 1st birthday! I can’t actually believe it’s been 1 year, it feels like 5 years with all that’s happened in such a short space of time.  I’d like to say a MASSIVE thank you to everyone who’s supported Sashay Dance. To celebrate we had a fabulous exclusive party in El Atico of Revolution Call Lane, Leeds.  Guests were treated to a pink drinks reception, followed by a dance show, fun Salsa dance class, delicious chocolate birthday cake and a Macarena musical statue dance competition to win some very fabulous prizes from Weetwood Hall, musical statues has never been so intense! Sashay Dance […]
July 28, 2017

Why you should dance as your next Teambuilding activity! Sashay Dance, Leeds

Teambuilding activities are becoming a bit same old and we want to ‘shake’ things up a bit, here’s the top 5 reasons why a fun dance class is the ideal activity for your next corporate teambuilding event: 1.       It’s so much fun and a real feel good activity! 2.       Dancing is a great social activity and a fantastic way to build teams/get to know your colleagues! 3.       You will all learn something new.  The dance classes are suitable for all regardless of how many left feet people think they have… 4.       With a range of flexible class options, we will […]
July 28, 2017

Sashay Dance and The Breast Cancer Haven Yorkshire in Leeds

Sashay Dance specialises in fun Salsa, Latin and Ballroom dance classes for events in the Yorkshire area (Leeds, York, Harrogate, Sheffield, Wakefield and Huddersfield)  and our mission is to give everyone something to dance about. We are delighted to have partnered up with The Breast Cancer Haven, Yorkshire which is located in Leeds city centre. Breast Cancer Haven is a national charity offering free emotional, physical and practical support to anyone affected by breast cancer from its centres across the country. The Haven offers a wide range of weekly classes for their visitors and every Friday from 8th September 2017 15.00-16.00 we […]
July 22, 2017
Picture of York - a beautiful town for your hen party night

York Hen Party Ideas and Activites

If you’re looking for hen do ideas in York then you have come to the right place.  York is a beautiful historic town in North Yorkshire with plenty of things to do and see.  Here’s the top 6 things to do on a hen weekend in York: Sightseeing! York is home to the most beautiful sights which include the York Minster, Bar Walls, Castle Museum and Cliffords Tower.   Hop on and off the York sightseeing bus to take it all in.  York used to be home to the Vikings and you can explore the Jorvik Museum to find out more […]
July 16, 2017
Birthday Special Event Dance Class Leeds

The Top 10 Reasons to Dance at Your Christmas Party!

  It’s that time of year again, so what are you going to do for your Christmas party?  The same thing we do every year Pinky… go for a meal! What about if this year you just tried something different.  I’m going to tell you the top ten reasons why having a dance class is now one of the best activities to do for your Christmas party and it works perfectly alongside a meal too: 1.       That awkward moment when there’s no one on the dance floor at the party, say goodbye to that! 2.       It’s so much fun, plus […]
May 15, 2017

Sashay Dance Leeds – A ‘Moving’ Charity Dance Event for Mental Health Awareness Week!

On Saturday 13th May we had a charity dance event for Mental Health Awareness Week in aid of Mind Charity.  The event was a massive success with so much support from the local community.  We raised £467.80 for Mind Charity and raised a lot of mental health awareness! Every year in the UK 1 in 4 people develop a mental health illness and at this event we were showing that it’s not only ok to talk about mental health it’s ok to dance about it too.  We did a 40 minute Sashay Line Latin and Ballroom exercise dance class.  Our […]