Adult Tap

Adult Tap (18yrs+)

Our Adult Classes are made to accomodate multi-levels.  We work with each dancer individually and as a group.

TAP I:
step
stomp
stamp
toes
heals
ball/heal
hop
leap
shuffle
shuffle step
shuffle hop step
shuffle ball change
double irish
maxi-ford
buffalo
paradiddles
cramp rolls
digfle
scuffle
flat
flap ball change
flap heals
draw backs
spanks
flaps
single time steps… buck
broadway
riffs- 5 count


Tap II:
Double  & Triple time step
7 count and 11 count riffs
Pull backs- double
Maxi-ford turns
Flap heal turns
Cramp rolls-alternating
Traveling cramp rolls
Draw backs (double –triple- Cincinnati)
Rolling shuffles
Progressions
Speed
Toe stand (intro)
Pirouette
Back Essence
Chug
Lamp
Close and open third (slurp)
Slam
Bombershay

Bonus:
Wings
Split pull backs

Tap III: hard flats
4 sound pullback – split pick up
One footed pull back
Wings
Add pickups…
Traveling time steps  
Standard
 Buck
Shuffle
cramp roll
heal grind
everything doubled and tripled
split pull back
toe pitch
over the tops
double pirouettes
rhythm turns
everything reversed
front pull backs


Tap IV/V: hard flats and healed shoes
Split wings
Toe Wings
One footed wings
shuffle swap
add drums
triple pirouettes
coupe turns
work on speed in progressions/turns
choreography/instruction assignment per semester