Continuing a long association with the Stroke Association, Debbie Moore attended The Life After Stroke Awards Ceremony on Thursday 25th June at the Rosewood London.
Debbie presented the award to Margaret Mitchell MBE, a Community Nurse and Stroke Liaison Team Leader at Tayside Hospital in Dundee.
Margaret has spent the past four-and-a-half decades in nursing and in recent years has been involved in the care of stroke survivors in Tayside.
She has transformed the lives of stroke survivors in and around Dundee, to the extent that she was recently awarded an MBE in the New Year Honours List for services to healthcare.
Our Pineapple Community programme NEEDS YOUR VOTES!!!
Along with our fellow community dance partners The Movement Factory, EMDP and London Youth we could be awarded some funding to carry out some amazing community dance projects at our studios for our surrounding London communities!
Please click the link to see what we are tying to do and how to vote, below.
To vote simply click on the link below, you will have 10 votes to use on the Get Into Dance project!
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.
The founder of Pineapple Dance Studios, Debbie Moore OBE, was featured in an interview on the Huffington Post website.
If you ever wanted to know more about the history of Pineapple and what keeps Debbie motivated, you can “read all about it”!
Click to read “Women In Business: Debbie Moore On Turning A Derelict Warehouse Into Pineapple Dance Studios“.
We hope you had a fantastic Christmas and a peaceful New Year!
While we have been relaxing and celebrating, a troupe of hardworking tradesmen has been giving the studios a refresh!
Look out for new lighting, new floors, new stairs, and new paintwork!
Don’t worry, you will recognize all your favourite teachers and staff – we just wanted to welcome you back in the New Year with a bright and cheery air!
The studios will be open from Monday 5th January 2015.
Click here to check the timetable for your the first week back.
Remember that all classes are drop-in – you do not need to book in advance.
Click here for Membership information.
Pineapple’s founder, Debbie Moore OBE, was the guest of BBC London presenter Robert Elms on Monday 8th December 2014.
Debbie was Robert’s ‘Listed Londoner’ on his radio show to talk about her life in London and her experiences at Pineapple from the early days.
You can listen to the podcast online until the first week of January.
Click here to listen to the broadcast or click here to visit the radio show website.
It’s that time of year again!
If you are leaving town for the holidays we will miss you!
If you are staying in the southeast you can visit us until the last day of class on Saturday 20th December 2014!
Debbie Moore and Pineapple have always been involved with helping numerous charities and community projects.
The existing Pineapple Community mission assists in educating local communities by building partnerships with schools and social groups to get more young people to Dance.
Listen to top tracks on Spotify from dance classes at Pineapple Dance Studios in Covent Garden.
Click a tutor’s name to open up their class Spotify playlist.
If you prefer to listen with iTunes, here is the Pineapple iTunes Top Tunes Playlist:
‘Perfect Blend’ is a welcoming and friendly space where you can take a break between classes or relax before an audition.
As well as snack treats and yummy cakes, you can help yourself to a range of healthy sandwiches and fresh fruit.
If you like good coffee you will be well-served from the ‘illy’ range. Alongside regular cups of Espresso, Americano, and Cappuccino, you can try more adventurous flavours, including White Gingerbread Latte and Chilli Chocolate!
You will also find lovely smoothies, blended drinks and herbal teas on offer, all at reasonable prices.
Drop in to say hi to our friendly staff next time you are passing by!