Roots of Tap: Styles of Today and Tomorrow

$20 ($19 members) · 75 minutes · Single meeting

Celebrate Black History Month and explore the origin of tap dance, its roots in Africa and its multicultural blend in the New World. Tap Dance is known today as America’s true folk dance.

Get a better understanding of contemporary Tap styles including flatfooted buck dancing, jazz tap, Broadway tap and hip-hop beats. Plus, a look into the future of Tap

Part of the 4-week special “Roots of Tap” series of participatory history workshops!

Prerequisites

Open to all.

Special Info

Bring your tap shoes!

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000