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Michael, Anne and Peter welcome you every Tuesday to our LGBT line dancing social club in Clapham, South London where everyone is welcome

Michael - Our DJ Anne - Door and fundraising Peter - Teacher

Michael plays our music and helps to lead the dancing
Anne will welcome you to the club and takes your money. Speak to her about membership. Anne also bakes our cakes and biscuits with a different selection each week.
Peter has been teaching line dancing since 1993. He qualified in this style with the UKA and IDTA once line dancing became recognised as a distinct form by these associations.
Contact Peter on 07774 292092 or or email us

We teach a variety of line dances both old and new and the occasional couple dance to get Everyone Dancing. The dances we teach will be found is the 100s of clubs across the world - see our links page for suggestions

What's happening over the next few months?

We are not just a place to learn to dance we are a social club too. We have regular parties, often themed, where lessons often match the event. Here are some of our up and coming parties and events until the end of 2019
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  • Special Nights and Events in 2020

    Tea Dance on Sunday 16th February 2020

    Lines and Bears 25th Birthday Party 21st April 2020

    Tea Dance on Sunday 17th May 2020

    Manchester Pairie Dogs 25th Birthday Party Friday 12th June 2020

    Cactus Club is 27 years old on 5th July

    Brighton Pride - Pleasure Gardens Sunday 2nd August

    Line Dance classes at our regular club night

    7.00-8.00pm Beginners stand alone class - assumed no previous knowledge and no partner required.
    8.00 and 9.15 Three classes for those dances with some experience Beginners class - £3 (You can add the rest of the evening for £5) From 8pm £6 for members , and £8 for non-members
    From 8pm until 11pm the classes are broken up with social dancing so you can practise what you know (or try and pick up the easy routines you will see) Borderlines and associated clubs very welcome.

    If you already attend our classes or line dance elsewhere and intend to join us you can join our Facebook group - you must answer 3 questions in order to be considered.
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    In the back bar ar The Two Brewers - the front bar has Happy Hours if you fancy a drink

    The Two Brewers has been a focal point on the gay scene in Clapham, London since the mid 80s. Its back bar provides a good space to dance and socialise.
    114 Clapham High Street, London SW4 7UJ
    Nearest Undergrounds - Clapham Common or Clapham North
    Clapham High Street is on London Overground
    Buses - 50, 88, 155, 345 to St Lukes Avenue or Nelson Row

    Please note that you must be 18 years or over to come to our Two Brewers classes - this is due to licence restrictions.