Blog – Ultra Ballroom


Why The Strictly final was so special and so important this year…
The finalists I know that so many people cried through so much of Strictly final 2021, it was an emotional show for so many reasons, and many of those resonated with so many people across the country and indeed the world.   In this series, we saw both diversity and equality represented strongly and positively […]
Quick, Quick, Quick step…
Yes, it most certainly is!!! It’s one of the most attention-grabbing of all the Ballroom styles with its pace, style and injection of Charleston thrown in.   Its roots can be found from the early years after the first World War with dancers of African and Caribbean descent who innovated the basics of the style. […]
Challenging Cha Cha Cha…
It is very often the stumbling block for many of the celebrity dancers on Strictly, it’s fun and sassy and requires a lot of technical precision … what is it all about? Let’s have a closer look at this fabulous Latin Dance…   The Cha Cha has its origins in Cuba, it evolved from the […]
The Argentine Tango … all you need to know
We all have our favourite dances on Strictly and often we are divided by our preference for the Ballroom or Latin but then throw in the speciality dances and that’s something else to consider. So, are you team Ballroom? Team Latin? Or the wild cards that are the specialist dances? Over the next few blogs, […]
Strictly the Professionals Part 4
Here we are the final 5 – the completion of the glittering and dazzling lineup for 2021 …. But who will lift the glitterball this year? Let’s not waste any time at all and introduce you to the final five…   The final new kid on the block is… Cameron Lombard Cameron is the current […]
Strictly the Professionals - Part 3
Here are the next four dazzling dancers that are going to wow us in 2021… Just one new dancer, one longest-standing female dancer and two of our favourites!     Nikita Kuzmin Ukrainian born Nikita lived in his home country until he was nine years old when his family moved to Italy to enhance his […]
Strictly The Professionals Part 2
The new stars of the show just keep coming… in this blog we introduce another newcomer and three of our Strictly favourites. Here we go … Introducing for the first time this year     Kai Widdrington Clearly destined to be a dance star, by the time Kai was 17 he was the World Junior […]
Strictly the Professionals
Introducing new professionals and our remaining favourites… It’s always exciting to see the professional line-up, who will they be teamed up with? What choreography will they create and who will lift that glitter ball?? There are big changes this year with the professional lineup at Strictly… Anton has now glided off to join the Judges, […]
Strictly Judges
Love them or hate them the Strictly Judges are part and parcel of the incredible production that is Strictly Come dancing and often they are just as entertaining!!! We learn their catchphrases laugh at their antics and boo… well we all boo at Craig sometimes don’t we?!! Judges have always been present at professional Ballroom […]