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A range of vinyl top surfaces for use as the top performance surface on Harlequin Activity, Liberty or WoodSpring sprung floors in dance and performing arts applications.

Standard product features


  • Reinforced sheet vinyl, silky smooth emboss which gives good grip.


  • Wood effect finish, which can be laid on any hard smooth sub floor and has an excellent multi-purpose surface. For use as a floor for all types of performance, but not recommended for ballet at intermediate or professional level.


  • Specifically developed to meet the needs of hip-hop and street dancers, who want a floor which provides less slip-resistance, enabling them to move freely yet safety at the same time. Suitable also for jazz, contemporary and modern dance, plus aerobics and zumba.


  • Hard-wearing, homogeneous PVC dance floor, suitable for use on any hard, smooth sub-floor.
  • Conforms to marine standards and fire ratings, extensively installed on cruise liners. Suitable for multi-purpose use, percussive dance including flamenco, Irish and tap, concerts, television, theatre and operatic performances.


  • Extremely hardwearing, which has a slip resistant surface and is ideal as a permanent multi-purpose dance and stage floor.


  • Incorporating a strong mineral fibre interply and firm foam backing, which helps to protect against hard sub floors.


Surface layer:

- Cascade:

  • Thickness: 2 mm.
  • Colours: Various colours available, special colours to order.
  • Slip resistant providing an ideal performance surface.
  • Conveys a soft feel of ‘warmth’ to give added confidence to dancers.
  • Heavy duty, durable and special hard wearing floor.
  • Bactericidal to prevent harbouring of germs.

- Fiesta:

  • Thickness: 2 mm.
  • Extra tough and suited to percussive dance.
  • Realistic oak strip patterned surface.

- FreeStyle:

  • Thickness: 4.5 mm.
  • Colour: Black or grey.
  • Fire rating to BS EN 13501-1: Cfl-s1.

- Marine:

  • Thickness: 2 mm.
  • Colour: Black.
  • Slightly marbled surface to resist scuffing and hide marks.
  • Fire rating: IMO FTP Code part 2 and 5.

- Standfast

  • Thickness: 2.6 mm.
  • Colours: Black, grey, light grey and dark grey.
  • Slip-resistant surface, ideal as a permanent multi-purpose dance and stage flooring for heavy-duty use.

- Studio

  • Thickness: 3 mm.
  • Colours: Black, grey, dark grey and white.
  • Slip resistant - rosin unnecessary.
  • Durable and special hard wearing floor.
  • Black or grey matt finish avoids unwanted reflections from stage lighting.
  • Bactericidal to prevent harbouring of germs.
  • Cushioned foam backing protects against hard floors, reduces injury risk and cuts down on noise.

- Accessories

  • Single bracket also available in white, metallic or chrome painted to order.
  • Double bracket also available in white, metallic or chrome painted to order.
  • Wall mounted brackets available with custom bracket designs to order.
  • Under window wall mounted bracket available to custom design.

NBS Specification

NBS Create logo
This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-20-70/335 PVC sheet
20-55-75/165 Resilient sheet flooring system

Product specification

An important note about specifying



Harlequin Floors (British Harlequin plc)


+44 (0)1892 514888

Product reference



[Not required]
Cascade, FreeStyle, Marine, Standfast, Studio.
[Dark Grey]
Cascade, FreeStyle, Standfast, Studio.
[Light Grey]
Cascade and Standfast.
[Oak strip effect]


[Small ballet barre, beech]
[Small ballet barre, aluminium]
[Medium ballet barre, aluminium]
[Large ballet barre, aluminium]
[Large ballet barre, beech]
[Single bracket, black]
[Single bracket, grey]
[Double bracket, black]
[Double bracket, grey]
[Ballet barre extension kit, beech]
[Ballet barre extension kit, aluminium]
[Wall mounted bracket, single]
[Wall mounted bracket, double]
[Wall mounted bracket, square]
[Wall mounted bracket, oval]
[Floor mounted bracket, single]
[Floor mounted bracket, double]
[End brackets]
[Ballet barre corner angle sleeve]
[Wooden barre, pine]
[Wooden barre, beech 1.5 m length]
[Wooden barre, beech 2.3 m length]

Manufacturer details

Festival House,
Chapman Way,
Tunbridge Wells,
Kent, TN2 3EF
Tel +44 (0)1892 514888
Fax +44 (0)1892 514222
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