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22
Jul

M.A.D.D. Rhythms @ JUBA! Masters of Tap and Percussive Dance – TONIGHT

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We want to share a very special offer with you to see and hear JUBA! Masters of Tap and Percussive Dance, Friday, July 21 and Saturday, July 22 at the New Studebaker Theater in the Fine Arts Building at 410 S. Michigan Ave!

We are offering you 25% off JUBA! tickets with the promo code ARC25. Don’t miss out!

Friday Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/juba-masters-of-tap-and-percussive-dance-friday-july-21-tickets-34698650598?aff=es2

Saturday Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/juba-masters-of-tap-and-percussive-dance-saturday-july-22-tickets-34699678673?aff=es2

Extraordinary foot drummers and percussive arts masters from around the globe share the Studebaker Theater stage for JUBA!

This concert features performances by some of the country’s leading masters of tap and percussive dance, including a world premiere by CHRP’s new Artist in Residence, Dani Borak; solo performances by former Tap Scholars Jumaane Taylor and former CHRP ensemble member Tristan Bruns; STOMP alumna and Broadway hoofer (Shuffle Along) Lisa LaTouche; and many more.

JUBA! performances are on Friday, July 21 and Saturday, July 22 and both shows are completely distinct. For more information about the line-up for Friday’s performance, or to purchase tickets, click here. More information about Saturday’s line-up will be available on this page soon.

The JUBA! concerts are the culminating events of Chicago’s prized citywide festival, Rhythm World. Rhythm World runs July 17–23 and includes scores of courses, master classes, and workshops, the 17th Annual Youth Tap Ensemble Conference, a brand new STOMP intensive focusing on body drumming and found-object percussion and teacher certification. For more information about the festival, click here.

24
May

National Tap Dance Day Is The EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION DEADLINE For RHYTHM WORLD – May 25 – Don’t Miss Your Chance To Save $$$

Early Bird Registration FINAL

MAY 25 – National Tap Dance Day!
MAY 25 – EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION DEADLINE!
One of the ways we celebrate is to offer discounts to our summer festival – RHYTHM WORLD – through May 25 – after all – how can you forget the date? It’s Bill Robinson’s birthday – so give yourself a present – SUMMER TAP FESTIVAL!
www.chicagotap.org

 

17
May

Jumaane Taylor @ 2nd Annual True Sound Rhythm Festival

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True Sound Rhythm Festival brings the world’s premiere tap dancers to Houston for a rich evening of collaboration and innovation. Accompanied by some of Houston’s best-known jazz musicians, and featuring a cast of performers that includes Emmy-award winner Jason Samuels Smith, Ayodele Casel–hailed by Gregory Hines as “one of the top young tap dancers in the world,” and the legendary Dianne “Lady Di” Walker–this concert celebrates the legacy of tap dance through breathtaking improvisation and dynamic choreography. <<PERFORMERS: Dianne Walker, Jason Samuels Smith, Ayodele Casel, Jumaane Taylor, Danny Nielsen, Jason Bernard, B’Jon Carter, Tony Merriwether, True Sound Rhythm Project, and many more!!

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25
Apr

Bril Barrett @ 5th Annual Las Vegas Tap Festival

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11
Apr

Star Dixon in Tokyo, Japan for the grand opening of the Hinton Battle Dance Academy

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11
Apr

Jumaane Taylor @ Stockholm Tap Festival

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31
Mar

M.A.D.D. Rhythms @ The DC Tap Fest

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16
Feb

Bril Barrett, Star Dixon @ RESONANCE Tap Convention

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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/

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.

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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!

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