From 42nd Street to Billy Elliot

Graeme Henderson (left) and Elliott Hanna rehearsing “A Drop of Fred”

Two metal plates: one on the front, one on the heel. Out of that combination came a dance form where sound and movement merge as a double-act. The title of a recent history of tap dancing, What The Eye Hears, captures this perfectly.

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Dad, Londoner, writer, walker. Latest play “A Drop of Fred” opens 12th August, Upstairs at the Gatehouse (0208 340 3488)

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Robert Butler

Robert Butler

Dad, Londoner, writer, walker. Latest play “A Drop of Fred” opens 12th August, Upstairs at the Gatehouse (0208 340 3488)