Happy Feet Dance Academy

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 Dancing is back! 


After the latest Government Roadmap easements, we are back in the halls for Group evening sessions, and Private dance lessons. 


All Group and Private sessions follow Covid 19 safety guidance.    For more information please contact us on 07704 614107 










Beginners Dance Classes 

New Ballroom beginners classes will be available soon 


If you are interested in learning to dance, please ring to find out when the next classes will be starting 

To book your place and for more info please ring ring Lynne on 07704 614107


Salsa classes


These sessions take place at Bampton Community Hall.  Sessions are currently on hold due to Covid 19   

All are welcome to join with learning this new dance style.  

Sessions will give guided practice and tuition in basic Salsa.  If you would like to dance Salsa, come and join in with these fun sessions. 

Ring 07704 614107 for more info 





A series of workshops to gain some experience in Ballroom Tango technique and choreography

Held at Bampton Community Hall, these sessions are on hold due to Covid 19

Ring 07704 614107 for more info.


Dance and Club Events


 The following events are in addition to our regular weekly Club Sessions.  See below for more detail 

For more info, contact Lynne or Geoff on 07704 614107, or email us now happyfeetdanceinfo@gmail.com



BALLROOM and Latin Practice Nights


A great new dance opportunity.  A Ballroom and Latin dance evening with time to practice with your partner your existing and newly learned routines.  A relaxed atmosphere for everyone to have some special time to practice and improve Ballroom and Latin skills.  Teacher support available at these sessions.

These sessions normally at St Michaels Hall, Bampton on Sunday evenings from 8.30 - 10.00pm  Sessions are currently on hold due to Covid 19.  Please check the Events Summary below for the session dates.

Ring 07704 614107 for more info.


Events Summary  

See below for more detail




 Ballroom Practice nights at Bampton will be back - watch this space for more info

Salsa and Tango Workshops will be back - watch this space for more info

Tea Dances will be back - watch this space for more info










Tea Dances


Bishops Nympton Parish Hall

Tea dances at Bishops Nympton Parish Hall are held approx once a month on Sunday afternoons. These dances provide a fun and interesting afternoon of dancing for all levels of Ballroom, Latin and Sequence dancers.  The dances are very popular locally and are sometimes attended by non-dancers who enjoy an afternoon watching the dancing, enjoying the music and indulging in a wonderful afternoon tea.


Tea Dances are cancelled until further notice due to Covid 19 

The afternoons will include a mixed programme of Ballroom, Latin and Sequence dancing

For more information please contact us by email or call Geoff on 07704 614107 




Practice Jive Workshops


PRACTICE SESSIONS will be held at St Michaels Hall

These sessions are cancelled until further notice due to Covid 19.


Join these practice session to consolidate on your newly acquired Rock Jive skills. A chance to practice lead and follow skills in a supportive relaxed, fun environment. Great fun to be had by all with tuition, choreography and calling support. Refreshments included.

If you are interested in joining one of these groups, please call Geoff on 07704 614107.



Afternoon Dance and PUB meal


This is a popular event, which has provided a great social evening, with a meal at a local Pub in the Bampton area, following an afternoon of dancing!

Watch this space for details of the next Pub / Dance event


Dance Holidays


Dance holidays are a popular choice, providing a weekend of Ballroom, Latin, Popular and Modern Sequence dancing.  A ballroom and sequence workshop takes place on Saturday mornings.  There is dancing every evening including Live music on one of the nights. A welcome Tea Dance gives guests an introduction to the weekend of dancing on the Friday afternoon.  A popular feature of the weekend dance breaks is Holbrooks shoes, normally attending on the Sunday mornings, with a wide selection of dance shoes




Dance Holiday at the Victoria Hotel, Torquay 


A week-end Dance break will be run at this popular hotel on 18th - 20th February 2022, which features a hotel with a fantastic reputation for dance holidays and offers great facilities.  Dancing will be in the famous Warwick Ballroom.  The hotel is located within easy walking distance of the sea, harbour and town centre.  Visit:

Victoria Hotel

The weekends programme will include: Friday welcome Tea dance.  There will be a Ball, with live music on Saturday night. The dance on Friday night will have a dress theme of Teal and Black. There will also be Saturday workshops, and Sunday morning dancing. The dance weekend will feature a variety of Ballroom, Modern and Popular sequence dancing.


For more information and to book your place, please contact Geoff on 07704 614107.



Dance Holiday at the Redcliffe Hotel, Paignton.


This Hotel offers a fabulous backdrop, with breathtaking sea views.  Redcliffe Hotel  This weekend break will be held on Friday 25th June 2021 - Sunday 27th June 2021. This is a fantastic opportunity to enjoy a full week ends programme of Ballroom, Latin and Sequence dancing.  The week end will include dance workshops, and an evening of live music dancing to John Westlake on Friday night. There will be an Orange and Green themed dance on the Saturday night.


For more information and to book your place, contact us by email or call Geoff on 07704 614107.



Dance Holiday at the Durrant House Hotel, Northam, Bideford, now rescheduled for 2021



Following on from the success of last years Dance week end, the Happy Feet Durrant House Hotel dance break offers a wonderful opportunity to enjoy a fun week end of dancing.   This hotel has a fabulously spacious ballroom, with a brand new floor!  The location of this holiday is in a beautiful part of North Devon, giving visitors the chance to sample some of the enchanting local attractions of this area. There will be live music with Carl Webb on the Friday night and the colour theme for Saturday night will be Yellow and Black.


For more information and to book your place, contact us by email, or call Geoff on 07704 614107



Beginners Dance Holiday at the Toorak Hotel, Torquay - Friday 28th January - Monday 31st January 2022 (3 nights)

       This is a fun 3 night dance break at the Toorak Hotel (Part of the TLC group) .  Due to the popularity of the Beginners weekend, we will be running a simular weekend in 2022.  The weekend will include beginners Dance Workshops, with social, and Ballroom dancing each evening.  A chance to join some taster sessions and enjoy learning some basic Ballrom, Latin and Social dancing.

This holiday is recommended for those who have never danced or who are fairly new to dancing. 


For more information and to book your place, contact us by email or call Geoff on 07704 614107