JLC Dance is lucky enough to be within 10 minutes drive of one of the most famous Ballrooms in the world

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom

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Janet  did an excellent job with us - and we achived what we set out to do. Will be looking to do more now, imporve and be back when we can. Thanks both. - and Bev as well
Ken  -   Bristol
The team loved the little taste of 'Blackpool ballroom' during our visit. JLC were also great to liaise with and really helpful whilst organising. Thank you

Natasha - Oxford

Looking for a Great Present?

The JLC Dance Experience
Learn to dance at JLC Spen House Studios and then 
dance at The Tower Ballroom

JLC Dance Spen House

Start the day off at Spen House in our fabulous dance studio.
You will meet your instructor (Janet or Beverley) for the day and be able to sit and have a coffee in our green room and a chat about how you want your day to go.
And what you will learn Ballroom, Latin or Sequence 

Then into our beautiful studio were you will be following in the foot steps of some of the stars of "Strictly"  you will be treated to two 50 minute sessions of dance  with a 10 minute break in the middle

Once your sessions have finished
You have an hours break for lunch and for you to drive the 10 minute  journey into Blackpool. There is plenty of choice for lunch but why not visit Harry Ramsden's at the Tower for some good old British fish and chips, 

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom

It's time for a Social Dance 
The rest of the day is your to enjoy the music, watch the dancing and put into practice what you have learnt and enjoy afternoon tea, we will stay with you for the first hour.

Please Note -

JLC Dance does not instruct in the Tower Ballroom Blackpool 

This part of the day is purely social and we are all guest of the Tower Ballroom this time is not a teaching session it is for you to dance and practice what you learn earlier in the day.

If you wish to hire the Ballroom Privately you need to contact The Blackpool Tower.

What to book

The Ballroom Experience - 
Choose the package you want 

Package  is for  2/3or 4 people and you can choose to have one or two instructors.

  • Morning coffee at the studio to get you in the mood
  • A two 50 minute dance sessions -  you can choose what you learn or be guided by your instructor.
  • An hour in the Tower Ballroom  dancing to the fabulous Wurlitzer or Roland Organs with Janet or Bev watching on or dancing with you
  • Afternoon Tea in the Ballroom, watch the dancers and put into practice what you have learnt in the ballroom.
  • Includes entrance to The Tower Ballroom 

Meet our Staff

Janet Lee Chapman Available 7 days  

Janet  has been dancing on the Tower floor since she was a child, she is a Fellow of the UKA and IDTA in Ballroom and Latin Dance and trained in Sequence so knows all the old favourites when it comes to Classical and Modern Sequence.

Beverley Hunt  Available 7 days  
Beverley started dancing Classical and Modern Sequence as a child, and is on the Tower Ballroom committee. She is a member of  the Old Time Dance Society and is up to date with the latest classical and modern sequence dances as well as the old favourites and Ballroom and Latin.

How to book

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How to pay

Ballroom Experience

Please check the tower is open on your chosen day

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Please note once booked a charge to cancel is made

1 month before 25%

3 weeks before 50%

2 weeks before 75%

1 week before full amount

Cancellation via E-mail only to [email protected] 

Your instructor will wait if you are late but you will lose those minute of your lesson as instructor will have booked and paid for the room for the allotted time.


Next Tower Trip

JLC Dance, Spen House

We run a monthly trip to the Tower Ballroom Blackpool

Ideal if you have just joined JLC and want to meet other members or want to go to the tower and don't have a partner or feel to shy to go by yourselves.

Jan and Bev and the rest of the team will be there to chat to and enjoy the social dancing, its lots of fun, as the tower makes a great meeting place and their staff are always friendly

We will be meeting at the tower on

Sunday 29th January 

Sunday 26th February

Sunday 26th March

Tickets available from the Tower website   Tickets from the Tower 

Cyril & John's Southport Dance

Cyril and John run a trip to the Tower from their Southport Dance every few months and it's nice to meet up with them.

Next Southport Dancer Trip to the Tower will be on 

  • It's a lovely Place to meet
    It's a lovely Place to meet
  • with Janet and Beryl and Peter
    with Janet and Beryl and Peter
  • Janet and Rutgar
    Janet and Rutgar
  • Gloria and Janet
    Gloria and Janet
  • Allan and Sue
    Allan and Sue
  • Val, Alison Lorna and Blue Jay
    Val, Alison Lorna and Blue Jay
  • Bev and Joanne
    Bev and Joanne
  • Brian and Helen
    Brian and Helen
  • Cyril and Vera
    Cyril and Vera
  • Shauny and Cyril
    Shauny and Cyril
  • Tracey and Jan
    Tracey and Jan
  • Arthur and Bev
    Arthur and Bev
  • Jackie and Dave
    Jackie and Dave
  • Jason and Bev
    Jason and Bev
  • Chris and Val
    Chris and Val
  • Gray and Brian
    Gray and Brian
  • Adam and Allison
    Adam and Allison
  • Sue and Andrew
    Sue and Andrew
  • all our Southport Friends
    all our Southport Friends
  • and it's
    and it's
  • A great
    A great
  • Place
  • to teach
    to teach
  • children
  • about Dance
    about Dance
  • we love it
    we love it
It's a lovely Place to meet
It's a lovely Place to meet

As a Dance family we love the Tower and you will find part of our family there most Wednesday


Tower Dance Events

The Tower Ballroom is not only the home of Ballroom and Latin other dance events are also held here


Map of how to get to the tower from JLC Dance

To make a booking for the "The JLC Dance Experience" contact JLC Dance team on:

by using the form above or 07940088776 Or Email:

JLC Dance Spen House Ashworth Road Blackpool FY4 5LP
Prices based on 2 people sharing one instructor and two 50 minute dance sessions, plus ticket for social dancing and afternoon tea in the Tower Ballroom or a single person, Single person one instructor and two 50 minute dance sessions plus ticket for social dancing and afternoon tea in the Tower Ballroom
This package is for tuition at the JLC Dance Studio only' at no point do we give tuition at the Tower Ballroom.

The Tower Ballroom part of our package is purely to supply tickets to you and a friend to go to The Tower Ballroom for the rest of the day and to have Afternoon Tea
One of our staff to join you for an hour of social dancing then leave you to enjoy the rest of your time
All performing artists mentioned are scheduled to work as advertised, however we reserve the right to make amendments without prior notice if scheduled artists are unable to work.