Why do We use Props when we Dance?

Dance props Tappy Toes

Why do we use Props when we dance? The benefits of using Props in lessons By Tiffany Matthews Now what little one doesn’t love a hula hoop to play with? Whether that’s out in the garden or around the house, there is a lot of fun to be had!  Whilst we use props in Tappy Toes lessons to engage our …

How Does Dance Make You Feel?

How do I feel when I dance? It’s the question people often ask…How does dance make you feel? Mmmm, you think…happy, excited, energised, tired, sore, elated, the list goes on. But for me nothing beats the feeling of dancing! The soreness of your muscles after a class, the bruised feet from floor work, the energised feeling when you think you …

The Benefits of Dance for Babies

Sympathetic to the stressful moments experienced in early parenthood, Doherty discusses the role of a dance and movement routine in relieving stress for both caregivers as well as babies….

Children NEED to do more exercise!!!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23778946 According to the BBC, children, especially girls, need to do more exercise! Isn’t Tappy Toes the perfect way to introduce your child to an energetic dance/ movement class, introducing them to all the basics in dance whilst getting the excise they so desperately need, and maybe they will grow to LOVE dance so much they will stick at it, …