Dance for the fun of it!

Est. 1994

Est. 1994

About Dance-Beat

Content for Dance-Beat was formed in 1994 and is operated by Amanda Hughes. Amanda is a Fellow and Examiner for the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing, one of the biggest professional dance bodies in the UK. She is also a Championship adjudicator for the A.D.F.P.

We have a phrase within our School: where Dance should be FUN and EVERYONE is welcome! No matter of size, shape or ability, we work hard and are successful, because everyone should be able to come to Dance-Beat and enjoy our classes, whether it be for just once a week exercise, or to enjoy the many opportunities we can offer through our experience and constant training.

Quote by Amanda Hughes, founder and operator of Dance-Beat

The School

Dance-Beat is the place to be if you want to dance for FUN, make new friends, to compete in championship competitions and perform in shows. The pupils attend once a week for fun classes, or have private lessons or technique orientated tuition to improve their dancing skills.

The dance school caters for a mixture of ages and dance styles with classes to suit pre-school age up to adult classes. Their aim of Dance-Beat is to offer excellent dance training and technique in a fun and sociable environment in classes such as: DISCO, FREESTYLE, STREET DANCE, ROCK N ROLL and LATIN AMERICAN, as well as Pre-School music and movement, holiday workshops, children’s parties, QCA grade and professional training.

Our Mission

To provide excellent quality training for all ages in Dance and exercise through constant training and highly qualified staff. To grow and educate recognising current trends and allowing pupils to enjoy dancing in a safe environment.

All Dance-Beat staff have achieved a high level of training through guidance and are continually take professional examinations.

Our Reputation

Dance-Beat have an impeccable reputation spanning 20 years within the industry, but this has only been achieved by a continual acceptance and understanding of students and their expectations, staff and customer needs and the ability to adapt to changing times and ensure all classes are full of fun!


Our dance teachers are fully qualified members of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance, the world’s leading dance examinations board. Through this our pupils are able to take examinations and compete in the I.S.T.D competitions around the country. Through this training teachers are taught about the history of dance, correct technique, Kinesiology and different dance genres. We are always looking to develop and training. We feel that through this we can give our pupils the highest training.

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Dance classes in Hitchin, Hatfield, Stevenage, Arlesey and Welwyn Garden City

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