Social Events

Social events take place regularly on Saturday nights at our splendid ballroom 

with a maple sprung floor, licenced bar & candlelit tables. We try to provide a

programme of events to cater for all our pupils. Our forthcoming programme is as

follows :-



LAIT DANCE CLUB, Clarkson Street, Ipswich, IP1 2JD     Enq. Tel. 01473 743079/07889723358


26th JAN     SOCIAL DANCE with Matt. Enjoy an evening of dancing in a pleasant social atmosphere                  8.00-11.00pm.  £7.50

23rd FEB     FREE BUFFET DANCE with Tom & Pat for Club Members only. Membership cards must be shown. ( Membership £5.00 …get yours done quick!)


9th MAR    BEGINNERS & SOCIAL DANCERS NIGHT. An evening of dancing for

Beginners & Social Dancers night with Matt                       8.00-11.00pm        £7.50


23rd MAR   SAUSAGE SUPPER. With Brian & Sally. Lots of general dancing+ bangers, chips & either


                   beans or mushy peas. Fun for everyone     8.00pm-11.30pm

Members £11.00 Guests £12.00


13th APR   CHEESE & WINE PARTY with Jenny –  There will be a fanastic variety of cheeses, pizzas, quiches & cheese cakes plus an evening of Ballroom & Latin dancing and party fun for all.                   8.00-11.30pm …..£11.00      Guests £12.00


27th APR        SEQUENCE WORKSHOP + SOCIAL DANCE with Teresa. Workshop 7.00-8.00pm, followed by an evening of social dancing. 8.00-10.00pm. Workshop+Social Dance.

                        7.00-10.00pm   Members £9.00 Guests £10.00


11th MAY       BILLY’S JAZZ BAND PLAYS BALLROOM. Come & Dance Ballroom & Latin to a “Live” Jazz Band!   Finger Buffet.  Compared & organised by Bruce.

8.00-11.30pm  Members £13.00  Guests £14


1st JUNE      SOCIAL DANCE an evening of dancing for all. 8.00-11.00pm   £7.50


28thJUN-1st JUL “STARS OF DANCE” WEEKEND at Potters Leisure Resort. Special Guests James & Ola Jordan + Roaring 20s Vintage Grand Ball 3 nights full board, day & evening entertainment programme. Dance workshops & Q & A sessions. Adults only £304 pp. Brochure price £359. Deposit £40 Cancellation ins £5.00. Bungalow+ £5 extra pp/night. See Tom & Pat


13th JUL   1940s SWING DANCE NIGHT with ANNETTE.  40s dress optional.   40s Buffet,

Swing Dance instruction.  Dance Ballroom & Latin to the music of the 40s

8.00-11.30pm.          Members £11.00.                Guests £12.00


3rd  AUG   ANNIVERSARY DANCE with Bruce, Annette, & Family. CELEBRATE 45 Years of LAIT SCHOOL OF DANCING. Fork Buffet. Special Cabaret.  Book early to avoid disappointment. 8.00pm – 11.45pm Mem £18.00  Children £9.00  Guests £20.00



31st AUG   CARIBBEAN NIGHT. Taste that jerke chicken. Eat Barbeque Buffet. Sip free Rum Punch, & dance the night away to the Ballroom & Latin rhythms & Limbo under the pole 8.00-11.30pm         Members £11.00   Guests £12.00


28th SEP     SOCIAL DANCE an evening of dancing for all.                     8.00-11.00pm    £7.50