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