Stuart is a Fellow of the ballroom branch of the IDTA and has been teaching for 16 years.
It is Stuart`s responsibility to design and teach choreography and technique during classes and private lessons and to continue to learn and improve by enhancing his professional training. This coming year 2017 he will continue to study for and take his fellowship grade teaching qualification with the IDTA.
Stuart has had a great deal of experience as an amatuer competitor. First as a medallist , winning the IDTA Midland area medallist of the year in both Ballroom and Latin and as an open competitor winning the All England Amatuer Ten Dance championships.
Stuart has danced many times at the Wintergardens Blackpool making the final one hundred cut and has also danced abroad in Russia, France, Spain and Belgium.
Stuart is a past committee member of the MADClub organising team matches, squad training and as treasurer.
His philisophy is to bring dancing to anyone that wishes to try and learn and to ensure that the lessons are fun at the same time.
Lynne is a very important part of Cheek to Cheek and is the friendly face that meets and greets everyone whilst Stuart is teaching.
She is a complete dance addict and spends her time helping at class, dancing with Stuart and enjoying socializing with all of the group classes that we take, plus worrying about her cat Max
Lynne helps Stuart in class once he has set the steps and runs the social part of the classes during the breaks by organising the teas and coffees that everyone enjoys so much.
Lynne continues to take medals herself and continues to excel in both Ballroom and Latin American disciplines
She also has a passion too for dancing shoes and clothes and can always be counted on by the other ladies in the class to offer very good advice on which should be purchased.
Lynne enjoys taking part in IDTA south east area competitions in both ballroom and latin american
Lynne has also commenced taking part in ISTD Solo dance events with Stuart dancing with her as her partner and has qualified for the finals in both Ballroom and Latin American which will take place in Blackpool during November