Monthly Archives: August 2018

WCS Chilled dance weekend at Potters, Hopton on Sea Norfolk, 17th to 19th May 2019

Westies in Essex proudly present our 5th WCS chilled Dance weekend at 5*Potters Resort, Norfolk, This is a dance weekender like no other. It’s intimate, it’s on a full board basis in 5* surroundings. We offer a full programme of WCS dance tuition and WCS Freestyles over the weekend with first class Teachers, and DJ’s. We will also be adding a special ‘fast track’ programme for complete Beginners to WCS to join this event and learn the basics of this wonderful but challenging dance. In addition the Resort host their own dance classes and spectacular Musical/Theatre show each evening. The Resort also run a number of fun activities which run alongside our dance programme and their dance programme and they have a Leisure/swimming pool area to relax and unwind in.

So if you fancy a weekend of dance, socialising and having fun in the Westies in Essex ‘potterite’ way we would love you to join us.
Numbers are limited for next year as so many people have re-booked from this year already.

For more information and details of accommodation options, pricing and full programme details please email me at or private message Janice Washer on facebook. Or if you prefer to telephone please call 01371 870303

We are back!! WCS Workshop with Mike Rosa Sunday 2nd September, Stock Village hall, Stock, Essex CM4 9NF

Westies in Essex are back! and so are our wonderful WCS dance teachers, Mike Rosa and Sharon Mortimer. After a long summer break and our best ever WCS dance Weekend at Potters in Norfolk we are ready to get you guys into West Coast Swing ‘shape’ again. Our club and our workshops with Mike are all about having fun learning a fabulous dance style which you can use in a social dance setting. Whatever dance style you are familiar with, we believe WCS techniques and musical styling taught in the Mike Rosa way is sure to add to your dance skills and confidence on the dance floor. We welcome Beginners and we welcome especially west coast swing dancers who want to become competent wcs social dancers. We are all about making this difficult, consuming, frustrating, invigorating, wonderful dance fun to learn and achievable!

Warm up class 1pm to 1.30pm
1.30 pm to 2.30pm First lesson of the day Mike Rosa style!
2.30pm TEA Break/Social dancing to 3pm
3pm to 4pm Mike’s tips, techniques and styling to help you on your way to becoming a competent WCS social dancer
4pm 4.20pm Pattern work for all of you who like a bit of structure to the dance
4.30pm to 6pm TEA DANCE

Prices £20 per person pre booked/pre paid
on the door £25 per person or couples £45
TEA Dance only £5 per person

For more information about our workshops, our Beginner 6 week introductory classes and our 2019 WCS dance weekend at Potters in Norfolk, email or ring 01371 870303 and ask to speak to Janice. Or you can whatsapp message me on 07702 509257, no mobile signal where I live so normal text message will not get through