A & L Dance Academy

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🥉Bronze Medal European Under 10 Latin Championships

Thank you to our coaches, family and sponsors for all you do for us

Thank you to Julia Amici Couture for coming to support us today and for Pebble new dress

Well done to all competitors and especially all our A&L Team mates

A & L Dance Academy
DSI London
Ballroom Bling
Freed of London
Print Dance

Love Luca and Pebble
Fabulous weekend spent doing what I love.

Thank you Lisa & Alex for holding such a great camp with 2 incredible guest teachers
Tony Dokman
Joanna Leunis.

I learnt so much and now to put it into practice!

A & L Dance Academy
Fantastic and very busy two days at the training camp with Joanna Leunis and Tony Dokman. 👍Thank you very much to Alex and Lisa for organising it. ❤️
A & L Dance Academy
Fabulous first competition in youth at the Home Counties Championship’s.

🏆1st U21 Latin. Amateur Latin final and U21 Ballroom final ⭐️

Thank you to our coaches Lisa Bellinger and @Alex Ivanets at A & L Dance Academy

A huge thank you to our sponsors for all your amazing support 🙏
Amici Couture
Freed of London
Mial Beauty

A great event run by Ian Saville and Linda Collier ❤️
What a great weekend at the THE ALL ENGLAND OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS 2022 - Blackpool Tower, what a fantastic venue and a well organised competition.
We are really happy with our result making U14 Latin final, thank you to our coaches Alex Ivanets Lisa Bellinger and Linda Bellinger A & L Dance Academy. We can’t wait to get back to the studio to get ready for our next events.

We would like to thank the organisers of this wonderful competition Unity Dance Promotions. We thoroughly enjoyed two days of dancing. We are looking forward to your future tournaments.

Dominic & Sophia ❤️
As always, it’s been a busy weekend for us with our amazing coaching team. Eyes firmly on the future with a really exciting 2022 planned! Striving together to bring you the best!!

Alex Ivanets
Lisa bellinger
Clara Guzzardi-Evans
Damian Evans
A & L Dance Academy
Caterham Dance School
Champions of Tomorrow 2022

Our first junior competition, and what a great experience we had ❤️to compete with so many talented couples and make a recall in under 16s and
semi-finals in under 14s 🥰🥰so so happy and proud with our results ❤️

Many thanks to our incredible teachers at A & L Dance Academy, we are proud to be guided and supported by the best team❤️❤️❤️

Julia Redman huge gratitude for Adelina’s fantastic dresses, she felt a million dollars and received so many compliments from everyone.

Thank you DSI London and Brackley's for making such amazing outfits for Cruz, he felt very special on the dance floor.

Beauty By Bridget thank you for Adelina’s beautiful make up, she looked absolutely amazing 💋💋

Thank you to all parents for their compliments and support and everyone who came and wish us luck yesterday, it means a lot to us, your support is absolutely incredible 🥰🥰
First competition of 2022 and can’t wait to dance with Adam Parry in the beautiful Empress Ballroom at the Winter Gardens. Good luck to everyone competing and safe journey. ❤️
Caterham Dance School
A & L Dance Academy
Prima Dance
Debs Younique

Love Adam & Emily ❤️
A little clip of our Rumba at A & L Dance Academy Christmas Ball x
We are sad to announce that after 2 years together we have decided to split our partnership. We have loved our time together and feel we have come a long way.

We would like to say a massive thank our parents for all their support, without them none of it would have been possible. We are very grateful to all our teachers at A & L Dance Academy for believing in us and supporting us every step of the way. Thank you also to all our friends and team mates for cheering us on and being there for us.

We are now moving onto a new chapter of our lives and dance career.

Adam & Alyssa 💞
We had another great day yesterday at A & L Dance Academy Latin Camp. We loved meeting Shirley Ballas and we had an amazing lesson with her. Thank you Alex & Lisa for organising another fantastic day.
Had the most amazing time competing at the Strictlyvibez Open Series and placing 3rd against some great couples! 🥉
huge thank you to the organisers Šárka Neil Brock SSD Events for an amazing, well run competition! Can’t wait to do it again next year ⭐️
Massive thank you to all our teachers ❤️ A & L Dance Academy mini camp this past week really prepped us and made us so confident going in to this comp so massive thank you to Alex Ivanets and Lisa Bellinger for everything you do for us! Feeling so ready for nationals ⭐️
#danielandmadison #ballroomdancers

A&L Dance Academy is run and owned by Alex and Lisa Ivanets. Alex and Lisa are UK Professional Latin American Champions A & L Dance Academy is run and owned by Alex and Lisa Ivanets.

Alex and Lisa are UK Professional Latin American Champions whom are representing England in the World and European Championships and all major dance events all over the world. They are also actively involved in doing shows, demonstrations, and choreographing for various tv shows, commercials and dance events. Visit our website www.alexlisa.com. A & L Dance Academy is their new project, it is aimed

Operating as usual


Happy International Dance Day to everyone in the World…
Be Happy, Be Healthy and Keep Dancing


Great interview by the lovely Enrique and Cee Cee well done guys ❤️


Happy birthday Renee ❤️
Love Alex and Lisa and all @A&l dance academy

Photos from A & L Dance Academy's post 05/04/2022

Thank you Damian and Clara for hosting a party for Junior Team GB 2022 at your studio. It was a lovely gesture and ceremony for all the kids, parents and teachers. It’s a huge privilege to be selected to dance in Team GB in Blackpool and you definitely will be amazing captains.
Best of luck to all

Watch this reel by aandldanceacademy on Instagram 14/03/2022

Watch this reel by aandldanceacademy on Instagram


Watch this reel by aandldanceacademy on Instagram aandldanceacademy • Original Audio | 𝕻𝖗𝖎𝖘𝖒𝖆❤️ Effect


Pre book on to our competitors Easter camp. ❤️
Private lessons available first come first serve.


Welcome to A&L Easter Camp
Preparing for European Championships and Junior Blackpool Festival


We would personally like to thank everyone for all your donations for Ukraine
We have now closed the donations. Thank you all again from bottom of our hearts ❤️❤️


To All our beautiful students

As you will know there is a terrible situation in Ukraine right now with Russia.

Alex is originally from Ukraine and has family members in Ukraine. His brother is in Kiev helping with telecommunications.

We want as an Academy to help.

We have this from one of the dance companies helping the military in Ukraine.

We want to collect items and get it to them

If you would like to help please private message Lisa and we can arrange your bags of items to get to Ukraine to help the military.

Thank you in advance for your help 🙏🙏🙏🙏

Pray for Ukraine 🇺🇦🇺🇦🇺🇦

Alex and Lisa

P.s apart from the picture also need food ,oil, sugar ,tea ,coffee, pasta, canned food, shampoo shower gel toothpaste toothbrush, baby diapers, baby food and powder, first aid kits ie sterile compresses, blankets etc

We know we can’t get medication that needs prescription in England but items we can get like bandages etc please 🙏

Photos from A & L Dance Academy's post 15/02/2022

The All England Championships held at the beautiful Blackpool Tower took place at the weekend. Some amazing entries.

Lisa had the honour of Adjudicating the event on the Sunday, well done to the organisers Darren and Katie Park for a well Run Competition.

What results our students had. Well done to you all. You work so hard.

Siena Upton -bronze medal 🥉 and top girl out of 100 competitors in the under 12 Solo

Harry Le Fondre and Isabelle Burnett - bronze Medal 🥉 in the Juvenile Ballroom and Latin Competitions

Well done to Lewis Barks and his beautiful dance Partner in coming in bronze medal 🥉 in the juvenile.

Megan Parry and Imogen - well form girls on your Bronze Medal 🥉 in the Junior All
girls Ballroom competition

Cruz Upton and Adelina Khodjamirova-
Super result finishing silver medal 🥈 In Under 14 Latin competition

Dominic Bailey and Sophia Draper- fabulous final placing in Under 14 Latin finishing 6th place

Well done to Max Draper and Emilie for finishing bronze Medal 🥉 in Junior Ballroom Competition and finishing 5th place in the Junior Latin Competition.

Enrique Aldophus and Cee Cee Jackson - super competition finishing Silver Medal 🥈 in the Junior Latin but losing 1st place by 1 mark- so close Winning the Rumba and The Jive - well done guys you danced out of your skin.

Amateur Ballroom Competition and we are proud of Daniel Smuts Steyn and Madison Broomfield in finishing in Silver Medal 🥈

And Lastly first Comp since Nationals in November due to injury and what a competiton it was - well done to Jamie Smuts Steyn and Helena Alabaf finishing in 4th Place in a super final but missing out on 3rd Place by 1 mark

What fabulous results - keep going guys



Hi Everyone
Would you like to have a night out and enjoy yourselves

Steve and Tina will be running a Valentines Dance on Saturday 12th February at our Hedge End Dance Academy
It’s an American style supper so all bring a dish of your choice and your own drinks. Please private message us or Steve and Tina if you are coming in advance as they may have a little treat on arrival for you. 😜❤️


Photos from A & L Dance Academy's post 31/01/2022

A great day of dancing for A&L yesterday
Two competitions with some fantastic results

Thank you to the BDF for running a smooth and well organised competition in Banbury, everyone thoroughly enjoyed it.

Well done to
Juvenile 4 Dance Ballroom
Luca and Pebble 3rd place 🥉
Harry and Isabelle 7th place
Kieran and Nell semi final

Well done to
Junior ballroom Championships
Max and Emilie 1st Place 🥇

Juvenile 4 dance Latin
Harry and Isabelle 3rd Place 🥉
Luca and Pebble 4th place
Kieran and Nell 7th place missing final by 1 mark only

Junior Latin Championships
Max and Emilie 7th place

Congratulations must also go to Richard Rose and his fabulous competition in Birmingam

Well done to our students whom went there - great day had by all

Under 14 Ballroom
Cruz And Adelina

Under 14 Latin
Cruz and Adelina

Under 12 Solo Ballroom and Latin 3 Finals made out of 45 contestants

Well done to Siena 

Back to the studio and more work and training to be done

Love A&L

Photos from A & L Dance Academy's post 10/01/2022

Well the first competition of the year is complete at the famous Winter Gardens in Blackpool.

Champions of Tomorrow 2022

Thank you to the Organisers for a fabulous competition and what great results we had.

Under 10 Ballroom
🏆 Winners Luca and Pebble
4th Kieran and Nell

Under 12 Ballroom
4th Luca and Pebble

Under 14 Ballroom
🏆 Winners Tom and Meg
Semi finalists
Cruz and Adelina
Dominic and Sophia
Oscar and Francesca

Under 16 Ballroom
Vice Champions Dan and Phoebe
Semi Finalists
Egor and Alyssa
Enrique and Cee Cee
Tom and Meg

Junior All Girls Ballroom
4th Imogen and Megan

Under 10 Latin
Vice Champions Luca and Pebble
Bronze Medallists Kieran and Nell

Under 12 Latin
6th place Luca and Pebble
Semi finalist Kieran and Nell

Under 14 Latin
Vice Champions Tom and Meg
Semi Finalists
Cruz and Adelina
Dominic and Sophia
Oscar and Francesca

Under 16 Latin
🏆Winners Dan and Phoebe
4th Enrique and Cee Cee
Semi Finalist
Max and Emilie
Tom and Meg

Junior All Girls
Semi finalists Imogen and Megan

Under 35 Intermeidate Ballroom and Latin
Semi finalists George and Jess

Under 21 Ballroom
Vice Champions 🥈Adam and Emily

Under 21 Latin
5th place Adam and Emily

Over 35 Beginners
vice Champions 🥈 Serge and Victoria

teacher Studnets
Winners 🏆🏆🏆🏆

Vice Champions 🥈🥈🥈

Finalists 🏅

Semi Finalists

Well done to you all so so proud. We are a great team that helps each other and cheers for each other.
Some realists we’re not always what we wanted others were over expectation.

Let’s get back in Academy and work harder

Well done
A&L and the Team


Last kids class Saturday 18th December
Saturday 18th December 2021 8-11pm - Adult Xmas Party- please make sure you lateral flow before coming.
Sunday 19th December 2021 kids Xmas party 2-5pm and teenagers Xmas Party 6-9pm(please make sure lateral flow test for the teenager party before coming)
Monday 20th December 2021 technique class 5.30-6.30pm and private lessons
Tuesday 21st December - private lessons
Wednesday 22nd December 2021 - private lessons and
Competitors practice 7-8.30pm
23rd December - CLOSED
24th December - CLOSED
25th December - CLOSED
26th December - CLOSED
27th December - CLOSED
28th December - training camp
29th December - practice 7-8.30pm
30th December - training camp
And private lessons
31st December - private lessons
1st January 2022 - CLOSED
2nd January 2022- training camp and private lessons

Classes all back to normal
From 3rd January 2022

We hope you all have. A lovely Christmas with loved ones and look forward to seeing you back in 2022.

Love A&L


Alex is going to be on radio Solent tomorrow Friday am at 8.15am talking about strictly and dancing if want to tune in ❤️


Another memory from our “Autumn Camp 2021” we can’t wait for the future events…
Photography by @precious_photografy


Good luck guys from all of us here at A&L ❤️❤️

The Real Full Monty is back this year on @itv with a Strictly twist and will air tonight ! ✨💃🏼

Make sure you all tune in for Daniel Krystal Steven Lauren and Geraint brief appearance on the 13th of December at 9pm❤️❤️
Steven & Krystal
Lauren King
Geraint Heaney
Daniel Smuts-Steyn


We welcome everyone to Our 3 day Winter Camp. Dates and time information is below. Contact Alex or Lisa if you want to participate or have some questions


If you are interested to join our Xmas Camp please contact Lisa or Alex by private message.
Open to Members and non members of A&L


Lisa is going to be on radio Solent tomorrow Friday am at 7.45am talking about strictly and dancing if want to tune in ❤️


“Listening, is the Secret to Discover Great Stories”
Thank you Shirley Ballas
Photo by @precious_photografy
#dancer#performance #ballroom #movement#choreography#dancevideo #performer #danceclass #dancestudio


Christmas is always a special time for most people.

Thank you to everyone from A&L whom supported thsi charity this Christmas

We have bought present for a child for the Southampton social services trust whom will be given to a child in need at Xmas.

Thank you to Nick Jackson for being the liaison person with Alex Pacey for A&L Dance Academy and delivering all the presents



We are really pleased to say our Charity Fund Raiser event last Saturday raised £625.00

One of our students was diagnosed with an operable Brain Tumour- so without her knowing we wanted to put an evening for her.

We asked Hayley after the event what she wanted to do with this money and she would like it to go to the Brain Tumour Charity.

Thank you to everyone that supported and helped make this event possible.

The Parental Advisory Band - thank you from bottom of our hearts for giving your time. You were fantastic and can’t wait to have you back.

To raffle sponsors Ballroom Bling Happy Toast Bakery - thank you for your generosity.

Was a fabulous evening. We all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.

Lots of love


Age 11 and up teenagers Christmas party
Sunday 18th December 2021 6-9pm
£7.50 a ticket
Come and have a fun time!
Meet Santa ❤️
Lots of games if you dare😜
Bring your Friends, don’t need to be a dancer to come to the party.

Book your tickets with Lisa Bellinger




MEET SANTA AND GET A PRESENT (photo can be taken with Santa with your child)
£7.50 a child (Adults can stay for free)
Ages 0-11 ( primary school years)



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