Dance Savoir Faire Andrew Cuerdan

About Us

We’re a high quality dance services and events company with a dedicated team of experienced dance professionals led by Andrew Cuerden, we provide bespoke, sophisticated social dance services and events to discerning customers worldwide.

What we do

We provide both off-the-shelf and bespoke; social / corporate dance services, events and experiences that offer education and entertainment such as private lessons, group classes, team building activities, dance shows and holidays.

Why we do it

We are passionate about dance and doing our part in making the world a better place.  We believe that dancing is a way of improving people’s self confidence, social skills and overall well being.

Dancing offers people an incredible opportunity to discover and improve themselves physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually but also to interact and connect with others from all walks of life on multiple levels.

How we do it

Through employing passionate and caring professionals who share our vision and we  give them effective structures through which to provide experiences. Dance Savoir Faire experiences have been designed not only to encourage self development but fun social interaction, confidence and success.

Our clients are part of our family and we want to share our passion for dancing and life with you. That’s why every client is invited to sign up to our exclusive members’ club, giving you access to more ideas, tools and resources to help grow your passion for dance and life.


Andrew is a world-class championship Ballroom and Latin American dancer. He started competing in South Africa at the age of 12, going on to represent both England and Finland in championships around the world before retiring from competition aged 31.

During his competitive career, Andrew was trained by many of the worlds best coaches and together with his professional partner Hanna Haarala achieved both 4th place in the Amateur UK competitive rankings and 24th place in the Professional World Latin American competition rankings. He also starred as a professional dancer on BBC’s “Strictly Come Dancing” in 2005 with Hanna.

Since retiring from competition in 2008, Andrew has expanded his career performing, teaching, judging and choreographing around the world. Following his appearance on “Strictly Come Dancing”, Andrew and his professional partner Hanna Haarala performed and taught on cruise ships globally as well as joining Brendan Cole’s Live & Unjudged UK theatre tour in 2008, a role they reprised for four consecutive years.

In addition to his TV, stage and film credits, in recent years Andrew has expanded his repertoire choreographing and producing stage shows in which he has also performed. In 2011, in partnership with Dance Inspiration, he co-choreographed and produced “Dance Seduction”.

Dance Savoir Ltd is the culmination of 30+ years experience in the dance world. Andrew plans to integrate all his skills, values, intuition and passion to create a truly exciting and distinctive business. Andrew is incredibly empathetic and therefore passionately insists that Honesty, Kindness, Responsibility and Humour be the corner stone values for his life and business.

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"I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to to dance better than myself."

― Mikhail Baryshnikov