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Tap for Non-Tappers

When 12-year-old David Alvarez walked into an audition for the original Broadway production of Billy Elliot, he was shocked toMore »

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A Cut Above: Everything You Need to Know About Cutting Contests

Alaman Diadhiou entered his first cutting contest—an improv-based competition in which individual dancers must face off and perform on theMore »

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Toe Tips

If you think ballerinas are the only dancers who perform on their toes, think again. Tap dancers often do toeMore »

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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 onMore »

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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. YouMore »

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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 isMore »

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