Will has a broad practice consisting of many disciplines such as Handbalancing, Climbing, Parkour, Acrobatics/Microbatics, Dance/Locomotion, etc.Read More
Singer-Dancers – Carnival Cruise Line Entertainment
Carnival is recruiting Singers Who Dance & Dancers Who Sing for the captivating Playlist Productions Shows. Developed by top talent in the industry, these shows feature triple-threat performers who sing, dance and act!
Candidates must be at least 18 years old.
Sam Hall is a freelance contemporary dancer, teacher and musical theater performer.
At the age of 16 he moved to the USA to improve his dance education. He competed nationally in dance competitions for two years with nationally renowned Studio Bleu Dance Center in Virginia (featured on Dance Moms), before undertaking a degree in dance.Read More
Fleur Estelle is a holistic belly dancer, teacher and choreographer.
She has performed around the world for international royalty, celebrities, TV shows, VIP parties, and most recently as a dancer in Disney’s 2019 live-action Aladdin movie starring Will Smith.Read More
LaDuca Shoes founder Phil LaDuca taught a Pro Open Day class for the first time ever at Pineapple this year!Read More
Meet members of the cast of the worldwide hit show ‘The Next Step’.
Join the cast as they teach you their favourite dance moves in an exclusive dance masterclass at Pineapple Dance Studios in London!Read More
Congratulations to Kamara Gray, Pineapple Dance Champion of the Month, August 2019!
Kamara works hard to bring more professional dance opportunities to under-represented dancers in the BAME community.
Would you like to nominate a community dance champion? If so, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Take ‘The Next Step’ into 2020!
Join us for a special Christmas-themed TNS workshops, including original choreography from ‘The Next Step’ Sunday 15 December 2019.
The Christmas TNS workshops are available for three levels
- Beginner (For those with no dance experience or for those who dance on a casual basis (e.g – school clubs, youth clubs etc)
- Intermediate (For those who dance regularly (approx. 1-3 times a week, grade 2-4)
- Advanced (For those who dance several times a week at a higher level, (e.g, grade 5 and above, competitions, festivals, etc.)
Inspired by a true story, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is the hit musical for today.
Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in. Jamie is terrified about the future. He is going to be a sensation.Read More
Get ready for lots of practice! Learn only the basics of SAMBA NO PE.
With some basic body moves leading into some popular variations in a slow pace.Read More
Perfect for fans of dance!
Based on the popular TV show which airs on CBBC, The Next Step Complete Guide is perfect for fans of dance!Read More
Please be prepared to:
- Learn multiple dance combinations and bring a current headshot and resume.
- Ladies be prepared to dance in character heels.
- Singer/Dancers should attend the dance call first, if selected, plan to sing at 2:30 pm. Please prepare two contrasting pop/rock or contemporary musical theatre vocal selections.
Studio Opening Hours and Classes
Pineapple Dance Studios will close at 6pm on Bank Holiday Monday 26 August 2019. The Bank Holiday timetable can be viewed online by clicking this link.
If you have a long journey to Pineapple, we recommend calling the studio reception before leaving home on 020 7836 4004 to double check that your class will be available on the day.
Katie has just finished the ‘Something Rotten’ tour as a swing and assistant dance captain.Read More
Join award-winning tutor and choreographer Monika Molnar for a new 3 hour workshop.
Learn a new routine, with technique, styling and footwork included.Read More
Let’s get SICKENING!!!
This SICKENING class is dedicated to making you feel like a true superstar! Come in heels, flats, or bare feet — just be ready to WERK!Read More
THE TAP FIX is the stress free, upbeat Tap Class that prepares you for it all.Read More
A big ‘Thank You’ to everyone who joined us for a very special 40 Year Pineapple Open Day!
Watch our highlights video now online! With special thanks to our amazing teachers, performers, staff, and all of you who danced with us through 40 free classes!
The hit CBBC dance show returns to the stage with original choreography from the series and never-before-seen dances.
The newly announced The Next Step Absolute Dance: Live On Stage tour features amazing duets and captivating solos from the talented cast, as well as full-throttle, explosive routines featuring the whole crew.
The tour will visit the following cities in the UK: Glasgow, Manchester, Nottingham, Leicester, London, Plymouth, Brighton, Portsmouth, Bournemouth, Newcastle, York Bath, Dublin.
YOUR PINEAPPLE TICKET DISCOUNT CODE: pineapple15
Click here to purchase your tour ticket online.
Get ready for a dynamically interactive and creative group dance experience!
In this Groove Method® workshop your facilitator will UNITE everyone in a simple movement or rhythm but you get to dance it in your own UNIQUE way while exploring a variety of dance styles and genres.Read More
Our July Community Dance Champion Tama Ahmet is a choreographer and artistic director who mentors award-winning dance group GDND Crew, based in South London.
Thursdays 15 August – 5 SeptemberRead More
COCKTAILS EN POINTE | Friday 2nd and Tuesday 6th August 2019 8.30-9.30pm
Grand Marnier and Pineapple Dance Studios bring Londoners the first ever ballet and cocktail Masterclass, encouraging people to embrace a passion for performance through the creation of cocktails.Read More
This month Debbie, John and Leanne paid a special visit to Mountview to meet the directors.Read More
A new and exciting class for intermediate/Advance salsa dancers.Read More
Learn Tap the FUN way and Keep Fit whilst working out to the FUNKY beat.
Fit4TAP is a great alternative tap dance fitness class aimed at beginner or refresher tappers who want to learn to tap a beat with the added flavour of a cardio dance fitness work out. Fit4Tap combines a fusion of tap dance and fitness together in a Fun & Funky, non-intimidating environment.Read More
Zumba® Workshop with Barbara Martin (Madrid) – A total workout, combining all elements of fitness.Read More
New Dynamic Flow Yoga class at Pineapple with Helen Wadge
Join Helen for Dynamic Flow Yoga in studio 2 every Tuesday 13:00-14:00.
Helen’s energetic and dynamic classes draw inspiration from her mixed movement practice, encouraging students to connect to breath, fully embody their practice and cultivate strong and supported mobility whilst mindfully moving through creative flows.Read More
Musical Theatre Jazz for Beginners with Sara Bispham – Thursdays 6-7pm, Starts 18th July
With over 10 years teaching and choreography experience, Sara prides herself on creating an extremely positive, safe environment for dancers of all levels to enjoy themselves in class. Click here to get your free ticket!Read More
‘Sparkle Like You Mean It’ Showgirl Workshop – Sunday 21 July 2019, 14:00-15:30Read More
Join me for my next Samba Workshop at Pineapple Dance Studios – 11am-2pm Sunday 25 August 2019
These workshops are amazing intensive training for technique and variations, where I break down popular, fresh moves, sequences and give you tips on how to achieve them.Read More
Valentina Kostenko is a former United States and World Professional American Smooth Champion.Read More
Yoga For Creatives with Jess Parkinson | Mondays 1-2pm | Starts 15 July 2019
Jess is a yoga instructor, personal trainer who combines a passion for fitness with a successful performance career.Read More
What is ViBeatz?
Pretty much the most awesome dance workout ever! Dancing to the most uplifting commercial music tracks completing the ViBeatz fitness system of cardio blast, core and balance, and body weight challenge with a leg blast track. This workshop is aimed at people who love dance with the goal of getting fitter.Read More
Two intensive summer courses each lasting five days!
Each day students will participate in five separate classes, with a variety of different choreographers leading up to a performance at the end of the week.Read More
Some of our talented Pineapple Community dancers performed in the sunshine at London Bridge City’s ‘Summer On The River’.
It was an incredible atmosphere on a hot summers day, enjoyed by a huge crowd!Read More
New Belly Dance Class with Leilah Isaac at Pineapple Dance Studios
The new class starts Tuesday 2nd July 2019. Leilah teaches Tuesdays 6-7pm in Studio 10 for Beginners. Class fee is £8.00.Read More
Hip Hop with George Hodson – All levels. Starts Wednesday 19 June 2019
George trained at London Studio Centre and has danced in all sectors of the industry. He has performed for many artists, including Taylor Swift, touring a contemporary/hip hop production with Avant Garde Dance and also being a part of the U.K tour Tango Moderno. His wealth of experience is shown in his movement and ability as a teacher.
George teaches Hip Hop Wednesdays 2-3pm, starting on Wednesday 19 June.
Click here to visit George’s timetable page.
Joshua Denyer – Contemporary Jazz
Join Josh for the return of Contemporary Jazz on Thursdays 8-9.30pm – in the penthouse Studio 79.
Josh Denyer is an accomplished Australian Dancer whose credits include the title role of Billy Elliot, Dance Academy, Young Talent Time, Neleus in Mary Poppins and much more.
Visit Josh’s timetable page: https://www.pineapple.uk.com/studio/teacher/id/josh-denyer/
Jazz teacher Maria Yacoob gives you a helpful breakdown of what to expect on your first few visits to Pineapple Dance Studios.
So, you’re reading this article. Which means you’re thinking about coming to dance at Pineapple Studios. First of all, can we say a big hello and welcome! Pineapple isn’t simply an unrivalled studio centre, with a bigger timetable and wider range of classes than any other studios in Europe. It’s also a real community, filled with friendliness, dedication, and mega-watts of positive energy.