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PERFORMANCES & EVENTS 

COPASETIC BOAT RIDE

Monday, July 9, 2018 (Boards 6:30pm, Sails 7:00pm, Returns 10:00pm)

Circle Line Marina, pier 83

West 42nd St. at Hudson River

While you soak in the city's skyline, enjoy meeting the Tap City staff, faculty and your fellow students! There's something aboard for everyone with live music, entertainment and dancing, dancing, dancing. Come join us and catch the rhythm!  Live tap performances by festival students, teachers and local tap professionals. Cash bar offers drinks and snacks. Tap Jam osted this year by Sarah Reich.

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Tickets: General $45 (In Advance) $50 (On-Site)

To purchase visit: Boat Ride Tickets (Availble in February) or call (646) 230-9564


HOOFER AWARDS

TAP PRESERVATION AWARDS

TAP DANCE HALL OF FAME

TAP AWARDS

Hoofer, Tap Preservation & Tap Dance Hall of Fame

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 (7pm)

The Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre, Symphony Space

2537 Broadway at 95th Street

Film presentations and performances honoring this year’s awardees, the annual HOOFER and TAP PRESERVATION Awards will be presented and Tap legends will be inducted into the INTERNATIONAL TAP DANCE HALL OF FAME.

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2018 Hoofer Award (TBA)

2018 Tap Preservation Award (TBA)

2018 Tap Dance Hall of Fame Awards (TBA)

Tickets: $20 ($15 until day of show)


To purchase visit: Tap Awards Tickets (availible in February)


RHYTHM IN MOTION
Wednes
day, July 11, 2018 (8pm)

The Peter Jay Sharp Theatre, Symphony Space

2537 Broadway at 95th Street


Boundary breaking new takes on tap by NYC’s finest tappers & choreographers. Rhythm in Motion returns with a fresh and innovative tap dance program premiering at Tap City, the New York City Tap Festival. Directed and Curated by Tony Waag

Tickets: $50 ($45 until day of show)

$25 Children, Students & Seniors
To purchase visit: Rhythm in Motion Tickets (availible in February)

For additional information call: 646-230-9564

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TAP FUTURE
(ALL STUDENT SHOWCASE)

Thursday, July 12, 2018 (8pm)

The Peter Jay Sharp Theatre, Symphony Space

2537 Broadway at 95th Street

Tap City puts ALL of our students on stage in a fun show of youth, teen and adult students. Tap dancers will perform for each other—on Broadway!--in an informal performance featuring the newly minted work from all of the Tap City Residencies from the Youth, Pre-Professional and Adult Programs. It’s a chance to see and be seen, with all performers sitting in the audience to watch the works of fellow students, amateurs and professionals from around the world. A few dancers, duets, trios, etc. will also be selected from video submissions. See Performance Opportunities or call for details. Hosted by our entire Education Program Faculty and ATDF Artistic Director Tony Waag.

TICKETS
General $50 ($45 until day of show)

Children 17 & under/Student/Senior: $25

To purchase visit: Tap Future Tickets (availible in February)

 

TAP IT OUT

ALL STUDENT OUT DOOR EVENT)

Friday, July 13, 2018

(1pm, 1:30pm & 2pm)

Father Duffy Square/Times Square

Broadway, W. 46 St. To W. 47 St., 7 Avenue Manhattan

Directions via Google Maps


Tap It Out is a free, public & outdoor event presented at the end of Tap City. Imagine a chorus of hundreds of tapping feet performing an a cappella choreography weaving together several tap dance styles and vernacular movement. Tap City participants rehearse throughout the week of the festival to create this explosion of tones and rhythms. Tap It Out was conceived and created by the mayor of Tap City Tony Waag and is co-directed/staged by dancer/choreographer Lynn Schwab. (artist statement)

If you are registered in the Adult, Pre-Professional or Youth Program at Tap City, you have the opportunity to participate in this event as it is included in your package! Once you enroll, you will receive detailed instructions in the Spring. Each dancer will dance on their own platform, which will be supplied by Tap City, and, will learn their part of the presentation in advance via YouTube. Group rehearsals will take place during the day Monday, July 9th - Thursday, July 12th and are designed around your regular class schedule. (see your program schedule)

 

For photos of Tap it Out visit:

Tap it Out 2012 (World Financial Center Marina)

Tap it Out 2013 (Father Duffy's Square/Times Square)

Tap it Out 2014 (Foley Square/formerly known at the 5 Points District)

Tap it Out 2015 (Father Duffy's Square/Times Square)

Tap it Out 2016 (Foley Square/formerly known at the 5 Points District)

Tap it Out Video Promo (Father Duffy's Square/Times Square, Foley Square/formerly the 5 Points District and the World Financial Center Marina)

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