Toby Bennett - photo Allan wilkinson“Toby Bennett is to clogging as Kathryn Tickell is to Northumbrian piping and Andy Cutting is to diatonic button accordeoning” Stephen Hunt, fRoots magazine

“elegant, buoyant, bracingly articulate clog dancing.” Nic Gareiss

Toby Bennett, photo: Hugo Lane
Toby Bennett is a dancer and dance teacher specialising in English step dancing particularly the rich traditions of English Step Clog.

He has performed and taught widely in the UK and abroad performing solo as well as with the four piece band Stepling and the trio Francis | Bennett | Hartley.

Stepling at The Pav, Matlock BathStepling

Toby is also a member of the new band Stepling exploring English traditions of music, step dance and percussion with fiddle player Deb Chalmers, percussionist Jo May and guitarist Adrian Lever.

Find us at Stepling.org.uk and Facebook.com/SteplingFolk.

Francis | Bennett | Hartley

In a new collaboration Toby is working with Carolyn Francis and Scott Hartley, see more information on the Francis | Bennett | Hartley page