Additions To Kaleidoscope Collection

Capri leggings have been added to our popular Kaleidoscope Collection of gymnastic garments. These beautiful capri pants are made from the hologram shine so the light bounces off them making them sparkle and shine. The bottoms are trimmed in the material from each design and finished with a binding of hologram shine. Paired  with crop … Continue reading “Additions To Kaleidoscope Collection”

Celebrating The Launch Of Our New Gymnastics Range!

We are really excited to be introducing a fantastic new range to our Gymnastics collections ……..our Kaleidoscope range! As with all our previous collections, this has been a long time in the planning  as we always endeavour to base our new designs on current trends whilst sourcing only the best (mainly bespoke) fabrics to try … Continue reading “Celebrating The Launch Of Our New Gymnastics Range!”

Introducing our new gymnastic collection ‘The Carnival Range’

Fancy joining us for the Carnival ? For just over 5 days every year, the streets and beautiful beaches of Rio de Janeiro are filled with the sounds of samba as the locals & tourists celebrate the city’s most elaborate and eye-catching event … The Rio Carnival. Don’t worry though, you won’t have to travel … Continue reading “Introducing our new gymnastic collection ‘The Carnival Range’”

The First Royal Ballet Live Stream Of 2016

The first Royal Ballet live stream of 2016 from the Royal Opera House proved to be one of the most enjoyable we have seen. As a departure from the normally mainstream ballets shown through this medium, the evening’s programme consisted of two short ballets by The Royal Ballet’s founder choreographer, Frederick Ashton; Rhapsody and The … Continue reading “The First Royal Ballet Live Stream Of 2016”

Handstands and Cartwheels at the initial response to our new range !

It was with some excitement that on 1st May we launched our latest additions to our already phenomenally successful gymnastics range. When we first took the plunge in early 2012 and tentatively introduced a gymnastic element into our offering, we had no idea just how successful this departure would be for Tappers & Pointers.    Now, … Continue reading “Handstands and Cartwheels at the initial response to our new range !”

Making all the right moves!

2014 has proved to be a spectacularly busy year for Tappers & Pointers. Not only did we celebrate 25 years in business but with impressive business growth over the last 12 months we also found ourselves with a commercial move on our hands. This would be a daunting but exciting project for all of us … Continue reading “Making all the right moves!”

Tappers & Pointers and the World Wide Web turn 25

March 1989 saw Tappers & Pointers take tentative steps into the wholesale dancewear market whilst British scientist, Tim Berners-Lee, drafted a proposal for what we all now know as the World Wide Web. How much has changed in the intervening years! The World Wide Web has literally taken off but Tappers & Pointers too, with … Continue reading “Tappers & Pointers and the World Wide Web turn 25”

HATS OFF TO THE TELEVISION!

Hot on the heels of Wayne Sleep’s very popular fly on the wall documentary “The Big Ballet” which was screened on Channel 4 during February, it is good to read that the BBC is also including so much ballet in its commitment to the arts and music. The Big Ballet proved to be compelling viewing … Continue reading “HATS OFF TO THE TELEVISION!”

Live screenings from Covent Garden

A chance conversation with a good balletomane friend of mine in December resulted in a pre-Christmas trip to a local cinema to view a live stream from the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden. The performance was the incredibly popular and seasonal ballet, The Nutcracker. This move to stream live arts from London venues into … Continue reading “Live screenings from Covent Garden”

18th Roy’s Relay Tapathon raises funds for the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation

Sunday 19th January saw hundreds of feet tip top tapping at Halifax Leisure Centre in memory of the popular entertainer, Roy Castle.  This event has been held for 18 years and during that time over £215,287 has been raised for the fight against lung cancer. Over 15 local schools from the Huddersfield and Halifax area took … Continue reading “18th Roy’s Relay Tapathon raises funds for the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation”