Melbourne Tap Dance performs at Heart of St Kilda Concert

Posted: 25th August 2016 by MelbourneTapDance in members

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Melbourne Tap Dance have been invited to perform alongside an amazing line up of performers at this upcoming event at St.Kilda’s Palais Theatre.

https://www.sacredheartmission.org/support-us/events/heart-of-st-kilda

Michelle Dorrance headlining the tap dance festival!

Posted: 25th August 2016 by MelbourneTapDance in members


We are blessed to have coming to the Australian Tap Dance Festival:  Michelle Dorrance (USA), founder and artistic director of Dorrance Dance, is one of the most sought after tap dancers of her generation and “one of the most imaginative tap choreographers working today” (The New Yorker). A 2015 MacArthur Fellow, 2014 Alpert Award Winner, and 2013 Jacob’s Pillow Dance Award Winner, Michelle performs, teaches and choreographs throughout the world.

For more information:  www.australiantapdancefestival.com.au

For the Love of Tap III

Posted: 12th August 2016 by MelbourneTapDance in members

This is our 3rd edition of the “For the Love of Tap” series!  A community celebration of tap dance with performances on stage, improvisation, a free class and music!   Held  in an relaxed setting at a cabaret bar for you to come and go and have drinks in between!

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4pm:  Free beginner class or Free Shim Sham class (tap shoes optional)

4.45 pm – 6.30pm: Performances and open jams with Melbourne’s hottest tappers including Melbourne Tap Dance, Footnotes, Sole Strings, Winston Morrison, Brianna Taylor, Tap Jack and Shane Preston.

Held at ‘The 86′ Cabaret Bar.

185 Smith St, Fitzroy
All Ages welcome, $7 on door

 

Winston Morrison back from Europe Tour

Posted: 1st August 2016 by MelbourneTapDance in members

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Winston Morrison has returned from his Europe teaching and performing trip!
Photo above taken at “Some Like it Hot” Dance event in Vienna.

Australian Tap Dance Festival faculty and schedule released

Posted: 14th April 2016 by MelbourneTapDance in members

Held in Melbourne this year during the Spring (Term 3) School Holidays on 24th September – 1st October.
We have a great team of teachers from around Australia and overseas this year!  This is one of the biggest events Melbourne Tap Dance produces each year, finsihing with an amazing show- don’t miss it!
Head to www.australiantapdancefestival.com.au to see who will be teaching/performing and to see the schedule of tap dance classes and events!

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Winston Morrison touring Europe!

Posted: 14th April 2016 by MelbourneTapDance in members

Melbourne Tap Dance director Winston Morrison is touring Europe during all of May – July!
To see his schedule and be informed of classes he will be teaching in Europe, please follow his website:
www.winstonmorrison.com

Melbourne Tap Dance classes will still be running in Melbourne with our teaching staff!

Tap Dance at St Kilda Festival

Posted: 21st January 2016 by MelbourneTapDance in members

Students from Melbourne Tap Dance showcasing tap dance in a free outdoor setting near the beach!

This will be our third year performing at this event, it’s always nice to tap and then enjoy the atmosphere and live music at the rest of the festival.   Come and join us!

When: 4.15pm on Sunday 14th February (Valentines Day).

Where: Kidzone stage in Catani Gardens, St Kilda!  (<-click for map)

 

 

All 2016 Melbourne Tap Dance classes have now resumed!

Posted: 21st January 2016 by MelbourneTapDance in members

Hope you are all having a great new year!

After our month off since mid-december we are back into it with our summer evenings of weekly tap dance classes.
Come and join us for progressive technique drills finishing with a combination set to a new style of music each class!

Contact Winston to see which class will be best for you!
message:  info@tapdancingmelbourne.com.au or 0413083053

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From our fourth annual Australian Tap Dance Festival Show!

Posted: 5th November 2015 by MelbourneTapDance in members

Here are a couple of pieces that the Melbourne Tap Dance group performed at the Australian Tap Dance Festival here in Melbourne:

If you would like to a order a copy of the full video of the show featuring tap dance leaders from around Australia and Emmy Award Winner Ted Louis Levy, please email info@atdf.com.au

 

Featured in the Stonnington Leader!

Posted: 23rd September 2015 by MelbourneTapDance in members

Check out Winston Morrison (founder of Melbourne Tap Dance and Australian Tap Dance Festival) on the frontpage of the Stonnington Leader!

Bringing together some of the best tap dancer from Australia and beyond for the Australian Tap Dance Festival this weekend to teach and perform.

For show tickets: www.rhythmisourbusiness.com

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