Q&A with Tap Fix’s Connor Hughes

Tap Fix class with Connor Hughes at Pineapple Dance Studios

We caught up with Connor Hughes to find out what keeps Pineapple’s new tap tutor tapping and kicking!

Connor trained at the The BRIT School and the Arts Educational Schools, London where he gained a BA (Hons) in Musical Theatre.

He teaches tap at Pineapple with Tap Fix every Monday morning 10.30-11.30am in studio 2.

Q: What is ‘The Tap Fix’? Who is it for, and why a morning class?

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FIT4TAP Workshops at Pineapple | Saturdays 17th August + 28th September

FIT4TAP Workshops at Pineapple | Saturdays 17th August + 28th September
FIT4TAP Workshops at Pineapple | Saturdays 17th August + 28th September

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.

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How La La Land is Helping Tap Dance Get On Its Feet

La La Land is once again making headlines!

In the article La La Land sparks surge in tap classes as on-screen dancing gets the public back on its feet in the Independent, Loulla-Mae Eleftheriou-Smith writes on the upsurge in tap dance students following the release of multi-award winning film La La Land.

Loulla-Mae joined journalists bloggers and bloggers for a special tap dance workshop at Pineapple Dance Studios. The group learned one of the tap sequences from the film, taught by Pineapple tap tutor Adele Joel.

Everyone had a fun time, and they impressed us with their newbie tap dance skills!

Click here to read the full article.

When Hollie Learned To Dance Like Emma Stone at Pineapple

Hollie Geraghty at University of Southampton visited Pineapple for a La La Land lesson with tutor Adele Joel!

Hollie joined a select group of bloggers to learn the A Lovely Night tap sequence at the Pineapple Dance Studios in London.

Click here to read all about Hollie’s experience at Pineapple, and watch this little video – you will agree that the dancers did exceedingly well for first-time tappers!

Click here to visit Adele’s timetable page on this site.

La La Land is released on Digital Download May 8th and Blu-ray, Limited Edition Steelbook, 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray & DVD May 15th.