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Classes & Freestyles

LeRoc Dance Classes
DateEventTimesAdmissionInfo
Mon
17 Jan
Tue
18 Jan
Westland, Yeovil
LeRoc Class
7:45pm - 9:45pm
£7 (on door)
7:45pm - 9:45pm£7 (on door)
Dorchester Corn Exchange
LeRoc Class
8pm - 11pm
£8 (on door)
8pm - 11pm£8 (on door)
Wed
19 Jan
Axminster Guildhall - Upstairs
LeRoc Class
8pm - 10pm
SORRY CLOSED
8pm - 10pmSORRY CLOSED
Thu
20 Jan
Fri
21 Jan
Sat
22 Jan
Moreton Village Hall, Dorchester
Moreton Freestyle
8pm - 11pm
£9 (on door)
8pm - 11pm£9 (on door)
Sun
23 Jan
Membership required. Get a membership card @ £2, available on the night.
LeRoc Dance Classes
DateEventTimesAdmissionInfo
Mon
24 Jan
Tue
25 Jan
Westland, Yeovil
LeRoc Class
7:45pm - 9:45pm
£7 (on door)
7:45pm - 9:45pm£7 (on door)
Dorchester Corn Exchange
LeRoc Class
8pm - 11pm
£8 (on door)
8pm - 11pm£8 (on door)
Wed
26 Jan
Axminster Guildhall - Upstairs
LeRoc Class
8pm - 10pm
£7 (on door)
8pm - 10pm£7 (on door)
Thu
27 Jan
Fri
28 Jan
Horton Village Hall, Ilminster
Horton Freestyle
8pm - 11pm
£9 (on door)
8pm - 11pm£9 (on door)
Sat
29 Jan
Sun
30 Jan
Membership required. Get a membership card @ £2, available on the night.
LeRoc Dance Classes
DateEventTimesAdmissionInfo
Mon
31 Jan
Tue
01 Feb
Westland, Yeovil
LeRoc Class
7:45pm - 9:45pm
£7 (on door)
7:45pm - 9:45pm£7 (on door)
Dorchester Corn Exchange
LeRoc Class
8pm - 11pm
£8 (on door)
8pm - 11pm£8 (on door)
Wed
02 Feb
Axminster Guildhall
LeRoc Class
8pm - 10pm
£7 (on door)
8pm - 10pm£7 (on door)
Thu
03 Feb
Fri
04 Feb
Sat
05 Feb
Sun
06 Feb
Membership required. Get a membership card @ £2, available on the night.
LeRoc Dance Classes
DateEventTimesAdmissionInfo
Mon
07 Feb
Tue
08 Feb
Westland, Yeovil
LeRoc Class (TunesDay)
7:45pm - 9:45pm
£7 (on door)
7:45pm - 9:45pm£7 (on door)
Dorchester Corn Exchange
LeRoc Class
8pm - 11pm
£8 (on door)
8pm - 11pm£8 (on door)
Wed
09 Feb
Axminster Guildhall
LeRoc Class
8pm - 10pm
£7 (on door)
8pm - 10pm£7 (on door)
Thu
10 Feb
Fri
11 Feb
Sat
12 Feb
Axminster Guildhall
Axminster Freestyle
8pm - Midnite
£10 (on door)
8pm - Midnite£10 (on door)
Sun
13 Feb
Membership required. Get a membership card @ £2, available on the night.

Go ahead, try something new!

❝Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.❞

- Oprah Winfrey

Frequently Asked Questions

LEROC is a fusion of jive and latin dance styles, great fun and easy to learn. LEROC - aka 'modern jive' - is one of the most popular forms of partner dancing in the UK today. More than just a dance class, it's a great social night out too! Check out a brief video of LEROC dancing

You can if you wish, but it's not necessary because the classes are organised in such a way that you'll practice with many different partners throughout the evening. Come on your own / bring a partner / group of friends, it doesn't matter.

It's generally advisable to wear shoes with a non-grippy sole that allow you to turn, spin and move around easily on the dance floor. Also light clothing which allows you to move freely and keep cool. If you really work up a sweat you might want a spare top / deodorant.

No. LEROC isn't run as a course, so there's no booking or enrolling to be done. You simply turn up, ready for the start of the beginner class. Every week a number of complete beginners turn up, hence we always run a beginners class.

A midweek class night is either £7.00 or £8.00 (depending on venue) for the whole session, which includes the beginner class, the intermediate class (or beginners coaching session) and dance practice time (the 'freestyle' session). With all the fun - and the social and health benefits thrown in - we think this is a great value night out!

Complete beginners, people with two left feet, in fact practically anyone aged 18 or over who's reasonably fit can attend a LEROC night. If you're unsure about your fitness please consult your GP.

The music played on a LEROC night is an uplifting selection covering many different musical genres, including Modern Pop, Rock, Latin, Disco, Soul, Swing, and Rock & Roll.

Yes, this is mainly for the purposes of our insurance and for your health and safety. There is a £2 charge for a new membership card (£1 for a replacement card). Your membership does not need renewing - it's good until cancelled.

Format of a LEROC class night

7.45pm
‑8pm
Arrive, chat - get a drink and get ready
8pm
‑8.40pm
Beginners class. Get up, join in and learn 3 or 4 easy moves. Don't forget there'll be other complete beginners in the same class so you won't be on your own!
8.40pm
‑9pm
Break. Practise those moves you've just learnt while the DJ spins a few tunes.
9pm
‑9.40pm
Beginner's practise session. A team of friendly LEROC coaches is usually on hand for a brief recap of the moves you've just learnt.
Intermediate class. After you've done 6 beginner classes you can progress to some more exciting and interesting moves.
9.40pm
‑11pm
Freestyle. Lights down, music up, and hit the floor for over an hour of practise / social dancing. This is where the real fun happens, so get up and have a go!

Moreton Village Hall Freestyle
Moreton Village Hall

The Common, Moreton, Dorchester DT2 8RE

  Sat 22 Jan

  8:00pm - 11:00pm

 9.00 (on door)

 Lovely modern venue in a countryside setting  Large wooden dance floor  DJ Russell Payne playing three hours of non-stop LeRoc floorfillers & requests  No licensed bar, but FREE water and squash provided, or bring your own drinks  FREE car parking  Please bring your COVID Pass

Non-member? Get a membership card @ £2 available on the night.

Horton Village Hall Freestyle
Horton Village Hall

Horton, Ilminster TA19 9QR

  Fri 28 Jan

  8:00pm - 11:00pm

 9.00 (on door)

 Lovely modern venue in a countryside setting  Good sized wooden dance floor  DJ Russell Payne playing three hours of non-stop LeRoc floorfillers & requests  No licensed bar, but FREE water and squash provided, or bring your own drinks  FREE car parking  Please bring your COVID Pass

Non-member? Get a membership card @ £2 available on the night.

Axminster Leroc Social Freestyle Dance at the Guildhall
Axminster Guildhall

West Street, Axminster EX13 5NX

  Sat 12 Feb

  8:00pm - Midnight

 10.00 (on door)

 The top of the list for venues when it comes to having a fabulous dance night out, the Guildhall really is right up there with the best!  Loads of lovely friendly dancers and a relaxed atmosphere  Uptempo, uplifting mix of floorfillers until 11.30pm, followed by Late Lounge style music till midnight  DJ Russell Payne  Licensed bar  Large FREE car park  Please bring your COVID Pass

Non-member? Get a membership card @ £2 available on the night.

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Your feedback on LEROC classes

So much fun!

Great exercise without realising it…

It's very addictive…

Can't wait for my weekly fix!