Want to add rhythm and styling to your dance? Tap dancing is great fitness and provides a fantastic foundation to allow more creativity and movement in your swing dancing.
Back by popular demand, Jamie is excited to be offering adult Tap classes! Tap dancing has its roots in the fusion of several ethnic percussive dances, including African dances like Swing. Some of the greats of the 30s and 40s were inspirational in their tap abilities, like Fred Astaire and Eleanor Powell – see below!
Whether you’re a complete beginner, or a seasoned tap dancer who has taken a hiatus and are keen to get those feet moving again – come along and give it a go!
Where: ANU Sport, Blue Room, North Road, ANU (First timers – Ask about the room location at the Sports Union reception desk, or turn right at the end of the corridor and up the stairs.)
Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
Cost: $60 for whole course
What to expect:
One of our most-requested dance styles is BACK! Join the talented Jamie for 6 x weekly Tap classes – as always we welcome both new and continuing students alike.
Bring a friend along to try this fun solo dance style that will sure get your blood pumping on a Sunday morning!
If you don’t have taps, bring leather or other hard soled shoes. If you have taps, bring them! If you’ve always wanted an excuse to buy tap shoes and this is it, see bloch.com.au: cost $90 for womens and $110 for guys. There is a Bloch shop in the Canberra Centre Civic.