The American Tap Dance Foundation is pleased to announce the official opening of the American Tap Dance Center as we open our doors to the floors as of January 4th, 2010! All previous scheduled classes will resume at our new Christopher Street location. Stay tuned in January for numerous new class and event announcements! Meanwhile, check out what's already scheduled!
 American Tap Dance Foundation
154 Christopher St. #2B
New York, NY 10014
Brenda Bufalino
4 Week Workshops
Int/Adv Level
Wednesdays, 12:00 - 2:00
December 16 - CANCELED

January 6 - January 27  
*Please Note Location Change!*
All classes are held at: 
American Tap Dance Center        
154 Christopher Street, #2B 
(between Greenwich & Washington Streets)
Drop-Ins welcome
For fees, more information, or to register please visit: Adult Programs 
Winter Tap Intensive
Save the Date!

February 12 - 14, 2010
Back by popular demand! 
More information coming soon
Give the Gift of Dance
...and keep your loved ones moving & grooving into the New Year!
We now offer class cards for beginner adult tap classes! Purchase a class card for a friend or family member.
4 classes - $52
8 classes - $104
In addition to these great savings, the first class is free for new students!
Gift cards are activated upon first class taken. Useable for future classes to be added in January 2010! 
Visit our shop for more great tap dance items, including t-shirts, instructional & performance DVDs, tap mats, tap shoe bags & more! 
Warren Craft & Maud Arnold
Dance Spirit Magazine Cover

Congratulations to Warren Craft, Tap City Youth Ensemble veteran, and Maud Arnold for making the cover of Dance Spirit Magazine! Get your copy today. We are so proud of what Warren and Maud have accomplished!

Click here to read the full articles: Warren Craft & Maud Arnold
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Open  Houses for Youth & Adults
January 2010!

tap shoes in circleTake a sample class, meet our faculty, and get information about our Tap Programs. New classes to be added! There are open houses for ages 3 1/2 to teens and adults!
  • Monday, Jan. 4, 6:00-7:00pm - ADULTS
  • Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2:30-4:30pm - YOUTH
  • Wednesday, Jan. 13 - 2:30-4:30pm - YOUTH
  • Saturday, Jan. 16 - 12:00-1:00pm - YOUTH

FREE Absolute Beginning tap class for adults: Monday, January 11, 6:00-7:00pm with Tony Waag!

All Open Houses will be at
American Tap Dance Center
154 Christopher Street, #2B (between Greenwich & Washington Streets)
ATDF Year Round Classes
Adult Beginner Classes
DROP-IN classes - start at any time!
No Classes Dec. 18 - Jan. 3
Classes resume Jan. 4, 2010
Join us on Monday, January 11th for a Free Absolute Beginning Class 6:00-7:00 pm!
Absolute Beginner Tap
No experience necessary!
  • Mondays 6:00-7:00 pm  new class with Tony Waag!    
  • Sundays 5:45-6:45 pm with Lisa La Touche
Beginner Tap
Knowledge of the basics
  • Sundays 5:45-6:45 pm with Claudia Rahardjanoto
  • Wednesdays 6:00-7:00 pm new level with Courtney Runft
Advanced Beginner Tap
Solid command over basics
  • Thursdays 6:15-7:30 pm with Susan Hebach
For Faculty & information please visit: Adult Programs
All Classes held at:
American Tap Dance Center
154 Christopher Street, #2B
(between Greenwich & Washington Streets)
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Annual Appeal
Donations from individuals are a critical component of our funding, so please give as generously as you can to our Annual Fund.  Thank you in advance for your gift and for everything you do for tap and the ATDF.
ATDF is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible.  

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Related Rhythms

These are NOT ATDF produced events 


Swing Night at the Cotton Club
WHO: Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards and Omar Edwards
WHEN: Monday nights at 9:45 pm
WHERE: The Cotton Club (W. 125th St. & Riverside)
COST: $20
Second Saturday Afternoon Party at Cobi's Place
Saturday, Dec. 12, 2:00 - 6:00 pm
You're in for a real treat at our 2nd Saturday Afternoon After the film, Lullaby in Harlem, we'll have our refreshments, followed by Frank Owens playing for our singers and tap dancers! Don't miss a wonderful afternoon of nostalgia, excellent entertainment and munchies! PLEASE COME.
Email or call in your reservations. Limited seating! Thanks to thosse who have already made their reservations, even not knowing what film will be screened. We have a full house every time! Phone: 516-624-9406 Email:
Try to be there by 2 p.m., so as not to disturb the ones who are already seated. Delilah will screen Aretha Franklin iin Concert, before she shows Lullaby in Harlem.
Cobi's Place: 158 W. 48th St. (bet. 6th & 7th Ave.)
The American Tap Dance Foundation, Inc. would like to thank the following for their generous support: Our Anonymous Angel, the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York Department of Cultural Affairs, New York State Council on the Arts, American Express, The 42nd Street Fund, the Tsunami Foundation, the Heckscher Foundation for Children, The Jerome Robbins Foundation, and numerous individuals, friends and families.