Nova York, EUA - Tap City 2008
Tap City, The New York City Tap Festival
July 5th - 11th, 2008
- Tuesday, July 8 (8:00 pm)
An evening of contemporary choreography created by leading choreographers for cutting edge ensembles including Chloe Arnold, Michelle Dorrance, Barbara Duffy & Company, Walter Freeman, Acia Gray, Derick K. Grant, Josh Hilberman, Jason Janas, Kazu Kumagai, Michela Marino-Lerman, Margaret Morrison, Carson Murphy, Andrew Nemr & Cats Paying Dues PLUS, Jason Samuels Smith, Tapestry Dance Company, Josette C. Wiggan, Zen & others!
The annual HOOFER AWARDS will be presented to tap dancers extraordinaire Tina Pratt and Derick K. Grant and the TAP PRESERVATION AWARD will be presented to teacher, historian and Professor Ann Kilkelly.
Youth & Adult Showcases
- Youth Showcase - Wednesday, July 9 (3:00 pm):
An opportunity for Tap City students in the Youth & Pre-Professional Program to share their talents. Featuring new works choreographed by Josh Hilberman, Chloe Arnold, & Karen Callaway Williams. Includes Student Awards Ceremony.
- Adult Showcase - Wednesday, July 9 (8:00 pm):
An opportunity for adult students to share their talents. From emerging ensembles to choreography learned during four day tap residencies this community event promotes continuing rhythmic education at any age! Featuring works choreographed by "Brownie" Brown, Ayodele Casel, Barbara Duffy, Derick K. Grant, & Jared Grimes.
- Tap Youth / Tap Future - Thursday, July 10 (8:00 pm):
Performances by kids, teens and youth ensembles from across the nation. Performances by the Tap City Pre-Professional Program with choreography by Heather Cornell and Jason Janas. Hosted by Tap City's Youth Program Director Michele Ribble. The 5th annual TAP TEACHER AWARDS will be presented.
- Tap & Song - Friday, July 11 (8:00 pm):
Tony Waag and friends take us on a rhythmic romp celebrating traditional vaudeville, comedy and classic song and dance. Performers include Brenda Bufalino, C3 Tap Cooperative, DeWitt Fleming, Acia Gray, Jared Grimes, Susan Hebach, Jason Janas, Kendrick Jones, Ann Kilkelly, Mable Lee and her Dancing Ladies, Reggio McLaughlin, Konstantin Nevretdinov, Sarah Petronio, Claudia Rahardjanoto, Max Pollak's Rumba Tap, Mathew Sheilds, Hank Smith, Melinda Sullivan, the Tap City Youth Ensemble, Tapestry Dance Company, Tony Waag, Karen Callaway Williams and others.
Tap legends Ernest "Brownie" Brown (Cook and Brown), Harold Cromer (Stump and Stumpy) Mable Lee, and Dr. Jimmy Slyde will be inducted into the INTERNATIONAL TAP DANCE HALL OF FAME.
All performances will be presented at:
- 2537 Broadway at 95th Street
Premiere Performance Tickets:
- General $45
- Children under 12, Symphony Space Member, College Student & Senior: $23
- General $20;
- Children under 12, Symphony Space Member, College Student & Senior: $10
*NOTE: Reduced rate tickets available by phone or at box office window only
Box Office: 212-864-5400
Hours: Tues - Sun from 11am until 7pm
Or visit: www.symphonyspace.org
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