June 2011
 

  

 
photos by Matt Murphy & Debi Field

 

TAP CITY 2011

 

July 5 - 10, 2011

 

Classes!

  • Adult Program Residencies (ages 15+)
  • Teacher Training Program (Teachers)
  • Adult Program Master Classes (ages 12+)
  • Pre-Professional Program (ages 14-19)
  • Youth Program (ages 10-14)
  • Mini-Fest (ages 6-14)

Faculty Includes:

Chloe Arnold, Brenda Bufalino, Karen Callaway Williams, April Cook, Audrey Davis, Michelle Dorrance, Barbara Duffy, Derick K. Grant, Ray Hesselink, Susan Hebach, Ryan Johnson, Monifa Kincaid, Lisa La Touche, Reggio McLaughlin,Deborah Mitchell, Margaret Morrison, Germaine Salsberg, Jason Samuels Smith, Josie Say, Lynn Schwab, Randy Skinner, Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards, Constance Valis Hill, Cartier Williams 

 

Online Registration is NOW OPEN! Classes sizes are limited and classes are selling out fast!!!

 

Events! 

  • Boat Ride
  • Tap Future Performance
  • Tap City Premeir Performance
  • Tap Talks / Tap Films  
  • Tap Competition

Click here to register!

 

photo by Debi Field

 

Summer Tap Camps for Kids!

 

August 15-19, 2011.....9:30am-2:00pm

ages 5-9 with 0 - 2 years experience

 

August 22-26, 2011.....9:30am-2:00pm

ages 8+ with 3 years experience

 

  • Tap Technique and Choreography
  • Master Classes in various Percussive Dance Forms
  • Tap History & Film
  • Field Trip
  • Presentation for parents on last day

Call Courtney at 646-230-9564 to register today!

  

Brenda Bufalino 

 

Available for private lessons and special group lessons. Contact Brenda for availability and rates at bbufalino@aol.com.

 

 

TAP CITY 2011

 

*Due to popular demand and sold out classes, we are making the following changes to the Tap City Residency Schedule

 

 R3 - INTERMEDIATE LEVEL

Copasetic Canon, Part 2

Taught by Chloe Arnold

Learn: Coles Stroll, BS Chorus, Doin' the New Low Down, Shim Sham & other classic works

 

R4 - ADVANCED BEGINNING LEVEL

Copasetic Canon, Part 1

Taught by Lynn Schwab

Learn: Coles Stroll, Copasetic Soft Shoe, Chair Dance, Shim Sham

OPEN HOUSES FOR KIDS AND ADULTS

 

Come join us for mini sample classes, meet our faculty and watch some great young tap dancers in action!

 

 

 

OPEN HOUSE DATES:

Sat. June 25, 2011: 12:15-1:15pm  

 

Please RSVP, space is limited: shebach@atdf.org

 

For more info: email or call 646.230.9564

 

Visit our website at: www.atdf.org for September Open House dates

 

American Tap Dance Center

154 Christopher St. #2B

(between Greenwich St. & Washington St.)

 

Adult Program Student Showcase

 

WHEN: Thurs. June 23, 7-9pm

WHERE: American Tap Dance Center

 

Join us as our Adult Program students showcase what they've been working so hard on all year! For currently enrolled students and their family/friends. 

 

Tap City Youth Concert

 

WHEN: Saturday, June 18, 7:00pm

WHERE: Peter Norton Symphony Space, 95th St. & Broadway

 

Fifth annual performances by young tap dancers ages 5 - 19 from the American Tap Dance Foundation's education program. Presenting beginning rhythm makers to advanced teens in the Tap City Youth Ensemble the ATDF welcomes the NYC community to celebrate the joy of tap dance!

 

 

Purchase tickets here!

 

American Tap Dance Foundation Staff, Board of Directors and Supporters
 

Staff  

Tony Waag - ATDF Artistic/Executive Director

Hjordis Linn-Blanford - ATDF Director of Operations

Susan Hebach - ATDF Youth Program/TCYE Director

Courtney Runft - ATDF Education Associate/Registrar

ATDF


 

Board of Directors 

Debbie Beard - ATDF Board Chair & Entrepreneur

Brenda Bufalino - ATDF Artistic Mentor

Hoagy B. Carmichael - ATDF Vice Board Chair & Producer

Mercedes Ellington - Director/ Choreographer

Constance Valis Hill Ph.D. - Jazz Tap Historian

Pamela Koslow Hines - Producer

Nancy Kremsdorf - Tap Enthusiast

Donna Manger-Weil - Entrepreneur

Harvey Manger-Weil - Entrepreneur

Erica Marks Panush - Tap Enthusiast

Cynthia J. Roush - Tap Enthusiast

Lisa M. Scotto - Director of Marketing and Sales for Special Events & Concert Halls at Lincoln Center 

Kim Thacker - Tap Enthusiast and Pharmaceutical Executive

Tony Waag - ATDF Artistic/Executive Director

 

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, the Shubert Foundation, and numerous individuals, friends and families.