Jive Hub

Fine & unique events for the Modern/Smooth Jive, Modern Blues/Blues & Expressive partner dance communities. Please scroll down for some general information & diary dates

Jive Hub 


  • Welcome to the Jive Hub - 

partner dance events for bonafide dancers of the Modern Jive, 

Leroc / Ceroc, Chillout / Smooth Jive, Blues & WCS communities, 

with occasional classes & workshops when stated.

NB - Events without specific classes, are unsuitable for first time beginners. Some events eg The Edge, are less than suitable for very early novices. 

Our events listed below, are held (unless otherwise notified) 

at Berkhamsted Town Hall, 196 High St, Berkhamsted, Herts, HP4 3AP 


NB :  Please familiarise yourself with the latest Government or NHS guidance and
do not visit dance venues if you have any cold or flu symptoms or
are displaying symptoms of COVID-19 and are advised to self-isolate.
Follow Government guidance if you are a returning traveller
With the efforts of everyone in the dancing community,
let's work together to keep everyone safe and healthy.

Thank you.


For health and safety reasons, we no longer supply plastic /  disposible cups.

Please bring your own resuable drinking container / coffee cup / water bottles etc to enable you to enjoy any tea / coffee / water that is be available.

Thank you in advance for your co-operation. 


NB: Polite notices.  

These halls have excellent floors and prohibit the use of talc 

or any other substance for use,  or on dance shoes, in the dancing areas/floors,  as well as anywhere in the building. 


Aerial type / lift dance moves, are not permitted. 

Appropriate dance shoes / sensible footwear are required,

eg Flip flops, & Stilleto heels are not permitted on the dancefloors for safety and potential damage reasons.


We ask all dancers to respect other dancers'  safety & personal space;  also to respect the buildings' facilities / rules etc, while dancing with us.

We THANK YOU in advance for your co-operation on these safety matters & retain the right to refuse entry..


Contact us or join our Mailing list   

Email: newberko@talktalk.net  or  

Text / Phone: 07734 321469



DIARY DATES - 2022

For all events, at the time of writing -
please be ready to show us proof of your Negative Lateral Flow Test confirmation, taken on the same day as the event  -

(ie NHS confirmation text / email or in App result) upon entry. 

We currently do not take card payments - please pay on the door unless specified otherwise.

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2022  DATES

Saturday 29th January - The EDGE, 830pm until 01am, £12

It's the Edge. A highly respected event giving you some unique tunes like no other, inc top Uk djs. There's no high pace thud thud.

The music caters for a mixture of genres with medium / slower tempos
and is ideal for smooth modern jive, bluesy/mod blues, musicality/expressive dancing.

FEBRUARY

Saturday 05th February - Jive & Chill, extended & on a Saturday, 830pm - Midnight, £10 entry, pay on the door

We currently do not take card payments

Mainly medium tempo music from contemporary to classic,

with the occasional surprise in the mix to suit the mood of the evening which often ends on a high!


Saturday 26th February, The EDGE, 830pm - 01am,

£12 entry, pay on the door.

We currently do not take card payments

It's the Edge. A highly respected event giving you some unique tunes like no other, inc top Uk djs. There's no high pace thud thud.

The music caters for a mixture of genres with medium / slower tempos
and is ideal for smooth modern jive, bluesy/mod blues, musicality/expressive dancing. 


MARCH

Saturday 05th March - Modern & Smooth Jive Dance, 830pm - Midnight, £10 entry, pay on the door. 

A popular monthly dance with mainly modern jive music and some smooth tunes too. Friendly crowd with sensible music across the board.


Sunday 13th March, Jive & Chill, extended, 7-1030pm,

£10 entry, pay on the door.

Mainly medium tempo music from contemporary to classic,

with the occasional surprise in the mix to suit the mood of the evening which often ends on a high!

Friday 25th March, The EDGE, 830pm - 01am,

£12 entry pay on the door

It's the Edge. A highly respected event giving you some unique tunes like no other, inc top Uk djs. There's no high pace thud thud.

The music caters for a mixture of genres with medium / slower tempos
and is ideal for smooth modern jive, bluesy/mod blues, musicality/expressive dancing.


Currently (2021/2022), for all of our events, please show us proof of your Negative Lateral Flow Test (taken on the same day as the event) upon entry.

NHS text / email / in-app confirmations will suffice.






OTHER occasional events.

Monthly Saturday's Monthly Modern Jive, 830pm - Midnight, 

A popular monthly dance with mainly modern jive music and some smooth tunes too. Friendly crowd with sensible music across the board.


Occasional - Sunday Chill in Puttenham Village, near Tring, 7-10pm,  

Venue address: Cecilia Hall, Church Road, Puttenham Village,

Puttenham, near Tring, HP23 4PR (car park is opposite the hall -

or if full, please park in the local street/s with consideration for others.

We return to the lovely Cecila Hall in Puttenham, for an evening of music and dance that's both mellow, yet uplifting!

Mainly medium tempo tunes amongst others, to suit the mood of the evening, along with the occasional surprise.



Monthly Friday's /Saturdays - The EDGE, from 830pm

It's the Edge. A highly respected event giving you some unique tunes like no other, inc top Uk djs. There's no high pace thud thud. 

The music caters for a mixture of genres with medium / slower tempos
and is ideal for smooth modern jive, bluesy/mod blues, musicality/expressive dancing.