tap dancing


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Noun1.tap dancing - a dance step tapped out audibly with the feettap dancing - a dance step tapped out audibly with the feet
hoofing, step dancing - dancing in which the steps are more important than gestures or postures
soft-shoe, soft-shoe dancing, soft-shoe shuffle - tap dancing wearing shoes that have soft soles
buck-and-wing - a solo tap dance emphasizing sharp taps
clog dance, clog dancing, clog - a dance performed while wearing shoes with wooden soles; has heavy stamping steps
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It gave me a lifelong love of all kinds of dancing and to this day at the age of 65 I'm still doing an adult tap dancing class.
I actually did a fire breathing course when I was 18 so I pair that with my tap dancing experience and it goes off.
Although tap dancing is a popular dance genre, little is known about the biomechanics and motor control of this complex motor skill.
Tap dancing allows me to express my artistic side, my creative side, my funny side, my rebellious side.
by Times News Service Tap dancing is usually performed in theatrical dance routines.
The Tapathon was founded in 1997 by Roy's friends, including Derek and Vera Hamer, of Brighouse, who had danced alongside him in the 1940s and 1950s Tap dancing groups taking part at Sunday's event were: the Gainsborough Stage School; Dance 4 All in Halifax; Baby Ballet in Halifax; the Dance Mill in Halifax; Janet Austin Tappers in Huddersfield and Brighouse; Karen Binns Stage School in Elland; the Strickland-Cook Theatre School and Pam's Tappers in Huddersfield; North Bridge Leisure Centre Tappers; Barbara Peters School of Dance in Halifax; Donna Claire School of Dance in Huddersfield; Whiteley's Academy in Halifax; Dance Arena Ballet and Stage School in Halifax; Lisa-Jane's Dancers in Ripponden and the Brighouse Central Tappers.
Marina, The Moon and a bunch of beautiful, hand-crafted merpuppets will take to the stage in The Tap Dancing Mermaid, the innovative, new one-woman show written and performed by Tessa.
Tap dancing has a long history, fusing native English clog dancing with the catchy styles of the American South.
If there's one thing Madhuri Dixit wants as a reward for her dance talent, it is late Hollywood actor-dancer Gene Kelly's tap dancing shoes.
For me, it absolutely starts with Savion Glover and Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk--being invited to the show and being invited to a new way of tap dancing.
In tap dancing one moves in all directions -- forward, back, side-to-side -- which is superb for balance, Larkam said.
Graham King of Spirit Productions explains: "With tap dancing, the fundamentals are always the same.