|HAPPY APRIL FOOLS DAY!
And there's no fooling around here! As usual, we have lot's to talk about, lots to do and lots to participate in.... if you are so inclined.
Starting with our ongoing
Student Task Force
reconvening on Friday, April 6th. It's a good time to join if you'd like to become more involved.
Tap Talks/Tap Films
event will be focusing on our Artists in Residence and works in progress on
Friday, April 20, 2018
(6) Week Repertory Workshop for the
Tap City Youth Ensemble, a new
Basic Class on Saturday, starting April 7 and taught by
Megan Bartula, a
NEW (4) Week Swing Dance Workshop that begins on April 14th and join us as we celebrate the birthdate of Duke Ellington with the
Duke Ellington Center for the Arts on April 29th.
Meanwhile, be sure to mark your calendars for the ever popular and ever so fun upcoming
NYC Dance Parade on May 19th. If you do want to participate and want or need to brush up on the Shim Sham, join us on May 4th or 18th to prepare for it.
Always check our News & Events page because you never know what might pop up in the meantime.
Tap it out!
Artistic Director Photo by: Lois Greenfield
Schedule for Adult Classes
September 11, 2017 - June 22, 2018
Schedule for Youth Program
September 11, 2017 - June 17, 2018
NEW Swing into Spring Class!
Four (4) Week Workshop
Saturdays, April 14, 21, 28 & May 5, 2018 (4:30-5:45pm)
Taught by Tamisha Anthony & Craig Fuchs
Swing Dance Basics is an intro to the partnered connection, the footwork basics, and the history of the Lindy Hop. Taught with joy and playfulness, special emphasis will be given to the rhythm and musicality of the dance, and it's common origins and links to tap dance.
Friday, April 6, 2018 (7:30 - 9:00pm)
ADULT STUDENT TASK FORCE MEETING
April 15-May 20, 2018
SIX WEEK TCYE REPERTORY WORKSHOP
Saturdays, April 14, 21, 28 & May 26, 2018
Sunday, April 29, 2018
DUKE ELLINGTON CELIBRATION
Friday, May 4 & 18, 2018 (7:30-8:30pm)
BRUSH UP YOUR SHIM SHAM (FOR DANCE PARADE)
, May 19, 2018
Sunday, June 17, 2018
TAP CITY YOUTH CONCERT
June 23, 2018
ADULT STUDENT SHOWCASE
July 7 - 13, 2018
TAP CITY 2018
July 11, 2018
RHYTHM IN MOTION
July 15 - 22, 2018
TAP TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAM
6 WEEK TCYE REPERTORY WORKSHOP
Sundays, April 15-May 20, 2018
We are hosting a special 6 week workshop to share select repertory from our company repertory. If you are interested in becoming a member of TCYE, you'll have some pieces ready to perform at the conclusion of this workshop. Audition/placement is required to register for participation. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 646-230-9564 ext. 2802 for more info.
Deadline to sign up is April 8th!
Saturday, May 19, 2018
July 7 - July 13, 2018
ATDF's comprehensive training program in teaching rhythm tap to children, teens, and adults
Rhythm tap technique
Copasetic Canon repertory
Jazz music concepts, tap composition & improvisation
Mentored independent work
Certificate issued by the ATDF
"Amazing amount of useful information"
"this training is wonderful