Launch Party: Saturday 23rd February

Two-Room Modern Jive and Tango event, with DJ Bob Ball and Free Tango Classes!

Our first JiveTango party at Bookham is on Saturday 23rd February, featuring a two-room experience including the finest Modern Jive and Tango music, lessons and dancing all night long.


See The Venue for location and hall details.

Entry: Only £9 if you book in advance, or £12 on the door.

Note: £1 charge for plastic cups as per our Plastic Reduction policy – so please bring your own!


To book, either click Attending on our Facebook event, or email

Main Room: Modern Jive Freestyle with DJ Bob Ball from 7:45pm – 11:45pm

For our launch party, Bob Ball will play a selection of wonderful Modern Jive tracks, ranging from more modern dance sounds through Motown, Swing, Blues & smooth West Coast swing.

Bob Ball is a highly-respected Modern Jive DJ, with over 20 years of experience of providing dance music for all styles of dancing.

Bob regularly DJs across the UK and abroad, including dance holiday events, for organisations including Dance Action and Jivetime.

We are very happy to welcome Bob as the first of our JiveTango Modern Jive DJs!

Back Room: Tango Classes, 7:30pm – 9pm with David and Ann

David and Ann will run two Tango classes:

  • 7:30pm – 8pm – Beginners
  • 8:15pm – 8:45pm – Intermediates

For our launch event, we’re teaching Tango Vals, a romantic and smooth version of Argentine tango.

Back Room: Nuevo Tango Milonga, 9pm – 11:45pm, with DJ David

DJ David will play a selection of superb Tango Nuevo / Alt / Tango Blues tracks throughout the evening.

Book your place now!