Tap focuses on rhythm, footwork, musicality, choreography retention and improvisation. Tap dancing encourages dancers to find their own rhythm and style, at an age-appropriate pace.
Elementary Tap Age Requirements:
Dancer must have completed Combo curriculum or equivalent for entry to this class and is for dancers ages 7-10. This is NOT a beginner class. Dancers must be at least 7 by September 1st, and going into 2nd grade. All participants must have prior experience.
2023-24 Elementary Tap Schedule:
Wednesday Group A 5:15pm - 6:00pm
Wednesday Group B 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Thursday Group A 5:15pm - 6:00pm
Thursday Group B 6:00pm - 6:45pm
(Additional classes may be added. *A/B groupings are used to maintain class size. Days and times are subject to change.)
ALL OTHER LEVELS (3 & UP) ARE BY PLACEMENT ONLY - PLEASE CONTACT MS. RHONDA
Our year long curriculum is based on a 34-week season, which includes class instruction, dress rehearsal time, and picture day. Season 11 begins on Friday, September 8th, 2023.
Tap Dress Code:
Black, Oxford style tap shoes must be worn for this class. For proper fit, please purchase your shoes from a dance store, such as Definitely Dance in Exton, to ensure proper color and fit. Leotard, tights, spandex dance shorts, or tight fitting dance pants. Dancers may also wear form fitting shirts and stretch pants. No denim. Long hair should be securely tied back.