30th ANNUAL UKA HIGHLAND GATHERING
JURYS INN HOTEL, ABERDEEN AIRPORT, Argyll Road, Dyce, Aberdeen, AB21 0AF
FRIDAY 14TH, SATURDAY 15TH & SUNDAY 16TH FEBRUARY 2020
Open Examination Centre for Professional and Amateur Exams will be available.
Entries and Application forms to be sent to Rhona at email@example.com
or 14 Eider Road, Newburgh, Ellon AB41 6FD by 20th January 2020.
Examiners CPD Training on Friday 14th February: All examiners should attend
4.30 pm to 6:00 pm for SQA Grades (For SQA examiners only)
6:10 pm to 7:10 pm for Assessment Sessions
Names to Rhona by 20th January
FRIDAY 14TH FEBRUARY: 8.00 PM - MEET UP WITH YOUR FRIENDS IN THE GLENGARRY SUITE.
10.00. 2020 Championship Steps - Deryck, Rhona
11:00. 2020 Premiership Nationals - Deryck, Rhona
12:00. Male Methods - Ross Armour
13:00. Ballroom Taster - Joan Martin
14:00. New Zealand Irish Jigs/Hornpipes - Crystel Benton
15:00. Commerical Pop - Kay Lang
16:00. Latin for Little Ones - David Roberts
PREMIER SUITE (lectures for the junior members - participation only)
10:00. Uni-Ted/Fun Highland - Georgina Kee-McCarter
11.00. New Zealand Irish Steps - Crystel Benton
12.00. Jazz/Hip Hop Funk - Kay Lang
13:00. Beginners Highland - Claire McLaughlin
14:00. Team Choreography - Rachael Walker
15:00. Choreography - Candice Walker
16:00. Nutrition/Healthy Eating for Performance - Rachael Walker
10:00. Rhythm & Beat - Donald MacPhee
11:00. UKA Highland/National Syllabus - Rhona Lawrence
12:00. UKA Irish Jig Syllabus - Dawn Fraser
13:00. Highland/Jazz Choreography - Fiona MacNeil
14:00. UKA Hornpipe Syllabus - Linda Napier
15.00. Refining Highland Technique - Fiona MacNeil
10.00. Scottish Country - Sergey Alferov
11.00. Acro - Zara Mortimer
12:00. Step Dance - Sergey Alferov
13:00. Ballet -
14:00. Advanced Ballroom and Latin - Joan Martin
15.00. Tap - Zara Mortimer
THE UKA ANNUAL HIGHLAND GATHERING DINNER AND CEILIDH
OPEN TO ALL DANCERS, TEACHERS, PARENTS AND FRIENDS
Join us for our PEARL ANNIVERSARY
An evening of entertainment dancing to The Cutting Edge Ceilidh Band
SATURDAY 15TH FEBRUARY 2020, JURYS INN HOTEL, ABERDEEN AIRPORT
Demonstrations and Performances during the evening for your entertainment
B-Blok from Kay Klass Dance School
Junior Oscar Winner: Ellie Dalrymple
Adult Oscar Winner: Candice Walker
Our 2020 Schorlsrship Winners
7:00PM FOR 7:30PM
Roast Carrot Soup with Ripped Corriander
Roast Breast Of Chicken Served With Red Onion Gravy, Duchness And Dauphinoise Potatoes, Green Beans, Grilled Courgettes and Honeyed Parsnips
Warm Chocolate Melty Fondant with Vanilla Ice-Cream
Tea, Coffee & Shortbread
Vegetarian and Alternative Option available. To be advised by 4th February.
For accommodation bookings please contact the hotel reservations number by phone: 0870 410 0800
Special rates available quote “UKAALL130220”
Thursday £70 Single Room Bed and Breakfast Per Night
£80 Bed And Breakfast On 2 People Sharing a Standard Room
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
£40 Single Room Bed and Breakfast Per Night
£50 Bed And Breakfast On 2 People Sharing a Standard Room
£60 Bed And Breakfast for 3 Adults
£10 Bed And Breakfast for 12 to 15s but must have an adult in the room
Children under 12 are free
Car parking is free to anyone attending the event for the whole duration of the stay - just exchange the token that you get on arrival at the car park from the reception (either when you check in or check out)
Jurys Inn Aberdeen Airport is the perfect choice if you’re looking for luxury and comfort on the doorstep of Scotland’s second busiest International airport. The terminal is a short stroll away or you can take the complimentary shuttle bus door-to-door. Further afield, Aberdeen city centre is just five miles away.
Further details and Ceilidh tickets from Rhona Lawrence
14 Eider Road, Newburgh, Ellon, Aberdeenshire, AB41 6FD
01358 789492 (after 10:00pm) or firstname.lastname@example.org
Ceilidh Tickets: Bookings by 4th February 2020 - Adults £35.00, 12 years & under £17.50, (payable to “UKAdance”)
There will be a Professional video recording of the weekend to purchase if required so no personal videoing is allowed.
For any dance widows/widowers, there is a guided tour of the brewdog brewery in ellon booked.
Spaces are limited, so registering your interest early is essential.
After the tour, you will have the opportunity to have food (and possibly a beer) in the dogtap tap room, on-site at the brewery (this is not included in the cost of the tour).
The tour party will meet at the front door of the hotel at 11:00am sharp. Eta for return to hotel is subject to volume of beer and food consumed but is estimated to be between 3:00pm and 3:30pm.
Tour places cost £15.00 per person and is for adults of 18 years and over only.
Your contacts for the tour over the weekend are james watt & kenneth doherty. To book your place, please email: email@example.com
Visitors with open toe shoes, sandals or stilleto heels will not be allowed to undertake the tour due to the nature of the environment they will be walking around.