Category Archives: Tap

Toe Tips

If you think ballerinas are the only dancers who perform on their toes, think again. Tap dancers often do toe … Continue reading

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I’m with the Band

“Let’s kick it off with an eight-bar intro, and then go straight to the chorus. The instruments can solo on … Continue reading

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Speed Demon

You’re in tap class and have nailed a combination. Then, your teacher asks everyone to do it double time. You … Continue reading

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The Shim Sham

You’re at a tap show and have been trying to keep your feet still, but the dancer within you is … Continue reading

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Heels vs. Flats

Picture a female tap dancer in heels. What do you see? A musical theater pro wearing a vintage 1920s-style dress … Continue reading

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Slip Sliding Away

Imagine a tap dancer who moves as if she’s on slick ice. While one foot does a quick shuffle, the … Continue reading

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