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Circle City Tap Festival

We’re tapping our way into the weekend, just in time for the Circle City Tap Festival! It’s a first of its kind in Indiana, as dancers have the option to sign up for just one class or as many as they can possibly do! Here is a list of everything that’s offered and how you can take part:

  1. Classes are 75 minutes long
  2. They include: Rockette, Commercial tap dance, Broadway, Building speed, rudiments, working with live musicians, History and choreography of Bill “Bojangles” Robinson, improv, and a Tap Jam
  3. Esteemed faculty coming in from all over the country (L.A., NY, Chicago, Phoenix, Dayton, Kentucky) Just a few credentials include: SYTYCD contestant, Emmy-nominated choreographer, former Rockette, Founder and Artistic Director of Manhattan Tap that focuses on visual music ensembles and being the percussionist, Director of Just West of Broadway in Phoenix, AZ
  4. Festival is held at Village Dance Studio in the Boys and Girls Club West in Whitestown, IN (just north of Indy) Oct 3 9-5:30 and Oct 4 9-7:00
  5. Ages 8 and up.  Classes for all levels offered.
  6. Faculty and Guest dancers will perform in the Circle City Tap Show Sat night Oct 3 @ 7:30 pm  Tix are $15  and can be purchased online or at the door.  Held at the Boys and Girls Club West also.
  7. At the end of the show, all tap dancers in the audience are invited up to participate in the Shim Sham Shimmy:  also known as the “tap dancers anthem”
  8. A la carte pricing as well as multiple package discounts

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