Thomas Wadelton Tap Masterclasses, 24th & 25th November 2018
Amazing Australian tap dancer, music maker and story teller, Thomas Wadelton will be in London! We are thrilled and privileged to have him teach masterclasses for us. Thomas started dancing when he was four years old, and draws on the heritage of the great tap dancers such as Baby Laurence.
Dein Perry’s Tap Dogs Masterclass – Learn from the cast! | Saturday 22nd September
Dein Perry’s Tap Dogs Masterclass led by dance captain AJ and the rest of the Tap Dog cast.
a rhythmic surge of communication through sound
This new groundbreaking show is heavily influenced by original electronic dance music and its coordination between light and sound. OSCiLLATE reveals an eclectic group of individuals who display a range of human interaction and relationships through movement and sound.
Over the next few weeks Harriet & Kirsty will be teaching the Tap Dance anthem that is the Shim Sham in the Thursday Tap classes at Pineapple!
The Shim Shame is one of the earliest Tap Dance and Lindy Hop routines and we want you all to know this fun dance!
Classes: Thursday Tap – Int/ Adv level 12pm-1pm and Beginner Level classes 4pm-5pm.
In our new Vlog, Harriet and Kirsty give us Ten Tips for Tap Dancers, to help you sharpen your tap dancing skills.
Harriet and Kirsty teach a one hour tap dance class with a traditional rhythmic approach to technique to build on tap skills with various drills, time steps and turns.
In their tap class, Harriet and Kirsty teach classic MGM-style choreography informed by jazz tap history, giving you historical tap dance context and building an understanding of swing music and its sensitivities.
View the full Pineapple Tap Timetable
Buy ‘New Essential Guide To Tap Dance’ by Pineapple Tap Dance Tutor Derek Hartley!
From the propulsive rhythm of the African dancer, to the swinging ragtime of the American jazz age, tap dancing has evolved into a unique blend of cultural expression,improvisation and creativity, open to all ages and abilities.
New for 2018 – Theatre Tap Class with Harriet & Kirsty
This one hour tap dance class will bring a traditional rhythmic approach to technique to build on tap skills with various drills, time steps and turns. You will learn classic MGM-style choreography informed by jazz tap history, giving you historical tap dance context and building an understanding of swing music and its sensitivities.
Every Thursday – Starts THURSDAY 11 January 2018 – 12-1pm