Private Ballroom Dancing Lessons

East London & Essex Longest Established Dance School.


Are You Looking For Private
Ballroom Dancing Lessons?

Are you or your children looking to become a far better Ballroom Dancer, and perhaps you’re wanting to have that chance of learning one to one with an experienced professional dance teacher at a reputable dancing school?

Well you can, at the John Hutson School of Dancing in South Woodford. You can fulfill that wish, as we offer private one to one (or perhaps a couple) Ballroom Dancing Lessons with a highly experienced and professional dance coach. Learn to Waltz or maybe to Tango like an expert in less time, with expert one to one tuition.

Through learning Ballroom, over time, you can learn such wonderful styles of dance including:


We know that people do learn so much better & faster with our “one to one” lessons, so we ensure that we facilitate exactly that, & we have been doing so for nearly 50 years.


With expert private lessons you can learn to dance from scratch, or perhaps you can give yourself just a little bit more confidence when starting out. Maybe you are a seasoned dancer and want to work on footwork, timing or get better prepared for a competition. We can work on all of those needs on a more personalised basis..


There are so many reasons people learn Ballroom Dancing. It’s great for:

Improving Health
Increasing Fitness
Developing Friendships
Improving Confidence
Making You Laugh & Smile

Dance doesn’t only teach you wonderful skills but also its great for your health, some could say almost your complete “five a day” for general well-being.

Call Us Today To Book A Lesson!

Perhaps you are looking for the perfect gift for that special person that is difficult to buy for, or for that special person that has said they would love to learn Ballroom Dancing but just never got round to it. Buy them a private lesson with one of our expert tutors and it will be an experience they will never forget.

Call us today on the number below, or if you are viewing this page on a mobile then simply press the call button in the bottom left hand corner of your screen to come straight through to us. Or if you prefer to write, that’s ok. You can send us a direct message via message box at the bottom of the page.


Our private classes are normally held at a mutually suitable time at our “home” for nearly 50 years, the wonderful Memorial Hall located on the High Road in South Woodford, East London.


On booking our principal, John Hutson, will discuss with you your requirements, and establish what you would like to get out of the private dance lessons. Then he will discuss the best options and work on a plan for you to achieve your aims and goals and get you dancing.

Adult Lessons


Per Person Per Lesson
  • Beginner – Advanced
  • Memorial Hall
  • 30 Minutes Lesson
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Children's Lessons


Per Person Per Lesson
  • Beginner – Advanced
  • Memorial Hall
  • 30 Minutes Lesson
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If you are seriously considering private Ballroom Dancing lessons in East London, then give us a call at John Hutson School of Dancing in South Woodford.
Private Ballroom dancing lessons for Adults or Children do need to be pre booked, so please contact us in advance to discuss your needs and schedule your lesson.

Call Today on the number below, or go to the bottom of the page and send us a message and we will get back to you.

Thanks Once again for reading this, and I hope to see you dancing very soon.

Kind Regards


John Hutson
John Hutson School of Dancing

What Our Friends Say

“I joined the John Hutson School of Dancing two years ago, & now attend the improvers class. I have always wanted to learn to dance but never had the time before, I am so very glad that I can do it now. It has become a part of my life. It is lovely to be able to get up & dance (properly) at social occasions.
” ~ Rosemary

Meet The Team




John is the founder & principal of the school, and his love of dancing has spanned over 70 years, & his passion for everything dance has resulted in him teaching dance for over 60 years.
50 of those glorious years have been at the Memorial Hall in South Woodford.



Lead Tutor

Julie has been dancing for over 40 years, and teaching with John in South Woodford for well over 30 years.
The spirit and love of dance is alive & well in Julie, and her ongoing desire is to help those that want to dance, to learn to dance.

Our Awesome Team

We are so fortunate to have a team of dedicated tutors that love dance, and love teaching others. All have danced at the John Hutson School of Dancing, and now they give their time and energy in teaching other the wonders, joy and beauty of dance.


Call Us Today To Book A Lesson!