The rhythm and movement of tap, created by the metal taps on the heels and toes of a dancer’s shoes, transforms the dancer into a percussive musician. Tap dance emphasizes the flow of movement by teaching the dancer to find rhythms and beats not only in music but in their own bodies.
Junior Tap: Tuesdays 6:30-7:15 (some experience a plus but not absolutely necessary)
A chance for dancers to increase their knowledge of this very popular American dance form. Designed especially to give new students a chance to learn the basic steps and vocabulary of tap dance, this class is a great way to learn the FUNdamental skills needed. These expanded classes give you the opportunity to learn rhythm, basic tap progressions, and the fundamentals of both classic Broadway-style tap and more updated, modern styles! Combines well with Elementary Ballet for a complete dance experience.
Adult/Teen Tap: Tuesdays 7:15-8:00
A Basic level class for students who already know Tap fundamentals…and are ready to learn fun and easy combinations.