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2
Dec

M.A.D.D. Rhythms Bronzeville: The HWCC Crew @ 2016 Chicago Youth Dance Exhibition

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17
Nov

M.A.D.D. Rhythms #3rdSundays #FREE #TAPJAM @ Lou Conte Dance Studio 2pm

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M.A.D.D. Rhythms’ is hosting our 3rd Sundays #TapJam

and we want you there!

1147 W. Jackson Blvd.

Chicago, IL 60607

Sunday 11/20/16

2pm

The TAP JAMS are our way of paying homage to the HOOFERS of old and the traditions they set.

TAP JAMS make us better. TAP JAMS give us new ideas.

TAP JAMS help us communicate. TAP JAMS allow us to express ourselves.

TAP JAMS show us where we came from and where we are going.

TAP JAMS are absolutely necessary to nudge your growth as a tapdancer!

#FREE #Fun #OpenToThePublic #SeeYouOnTheWood

#ImprovToImprove #RespectTheDance

 

7
Nov

M.A.D.D. Rhythms #2ndSaturdays #FREE #TAPJAM @ Harold Washington Cultural Center 5pm

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M.A.D.D. Rhythms’ is hosting our 2nd Saturdays #TapJam

and we want you there!


4701 S. King Dr.

Chicago, IL 60615

Saturday 11/12/16

5pm

The TAP JAMS are our way of paying homage to the HOOFERS of old and the traditions they set.

TAP JAMS make us better. TAP JAMS give us new ideas.

TAP JAMS help us communicate. TAP JAMS allow us to express ourselves.

TAP JAMS show us where we came from and where we are going.

TAP JAMS are absolutely necessary to nudge your growth as a tapdancer!

#FREE #Fun #OpenToThePublic #SeeYouOnTheWood

#ImprovToImprove #RespectTheDance

7
Nov

Bril Barrett @ The Big Apple Tap Fest, Nov. 11-13

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The Big Apple Tap Festival – produced by Avi Miller & Ofer Ben

A gathering of tap dances from all over the world for Three days of intense tap dancing in New York City with star studded master faculty. Classes for Adults, teens, and young tappers at various levels.

With:
Bob Audy (assisted by Isabel Glasser and Alan Spaulding);
Bril Barrett; Ofer Ben; Justin Boccitto; Brenda Bufalino;
Karen Callaway-Williams; Debbi Dee; Barbara Duffy;
Mercedes Ellington; DeWitt Fleming; Ray Hesselink;
Lisa Hopkins; Avi Miller; Gregg Russell; Germaine Salsberg; Jimmy Tate; Dianne ‘Lady Di’  Walker (assisted by Lia Spirka) & Steve Zee


The Participants Showcase will be held at the Schomburg Center in uptown Manhattan on Saturday night November 12th. Group and solo performance applications can be submitted starting in June.

Festival includes Tap History Talks and a Video Presentation, alongside other events during the weekend.

Teachers and Studio Owners, contact us for group rates and performance opportunities.

Sales of The Miller & Ben Tap Shoes, The Big Apple Tap Festival merchandise, Tap DVDs, Books, and more.

646-383-4949
http://thebigappletapfestival.com/

6
Nov

M.A.D.D. Rhythms #2ndFridays #TAPJAM @ American Rhythm Center 8:30pm

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M.A.D.D. Rhythms’ is hosting our 2nd Fridays #TapJam

and we want you there!

410 S. Michigan Ave.

3rd Floor

Chicago, IL 60605

Friday 11/11/16

8:30pm

$5 Suggested Donation

The TAP JAMS are our way of paying homage to the HOOFERS of old and the traditions they set.

TAP JAMS make us better. TAP JAMS give us new ideas.

TAP JAMS help us communicate. TAP JAMS allow us to express ourselves.

TAP JAMS show us where we came from and where we are going.

TAP JAMS are absolutely necessary to nudge your growth as a tapdancer!

#Fun #OpenToThePublic #SeeYouOnTheWood

#ImprovToImprove #RespectTheDance

11
Oct

Jumaane Taylor @ Twin Cities Tap Fest

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Classes. Concerts. Community.

The Twin Cities Tap Festival brings together local tap dancers of all ages  with national artists to share and learn about rhythm, music, and the art of tap dance.

Tap dancers of all ages and ability levels – enhance  your technique, expand your creativity, and make new friends when you register for classes with top local and national tap artists as well as attend world-class performances highlighting the diverse and ever-evolving art of tap dance.

REGISTRATION

6
Oct

Star Dixon @ The 2nd Annual Jazz City Tap Fest

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Come enjoy a weekend of tap classes at all levels while exploring the rich history of this truly american art form. Top notch tap artists, a scrumptious jazz/tap brunch and jam and a dynamic Saturday night performance round out the weekend. It’s all set in the beautiful city of New Orleans – the birthplace of Jazz!
Don’t miss it!

Registration, Tickets & More Information

6
Oct

Jumaane Taylor @ Tap The Map

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Registration & More Information

6
Oct

Tristan Bruns @ Circle City Tap Festival

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Welcome to Circle City Tap Festival!
The only festival of its kind in Indiana

October 7-9, 2016
Village Dance Studio
5964 S 700 E
Whitestown, IN 46075

MORE INFORMATION

6
Oct

Star Dixon Performs w/ Dorrance Dance @ The Kennedy Center

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Dorrance Dance with Toshi Reagon and BIGLovely in The Blues Project

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 – Thursday, October 6, 2016

MacArthur “Genius Grant”-winning tap dancer and choreographer Michelle Dorrance’s company is joined by renowned musician Toshi Reagon for an exciting Kennedy Center premiere. The Blues Project promises to be both a musical and visual treat.

Price:

$25.00 – $75.00

Run Time:

Approx. 65 minutes

TICKETS

 

13
Sep

M.A.D.D. Rhythms’ Is Hiring 30 Advanced Tapdancing Teens For The Fall

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