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Salute to the Copasetics

Sunday, September 13, 2020(4:00pm – 6:00pm) EST ATDF Artistic Director Tony Waag hosts his new talk show monthly with special guests, stage stories, rare footage, new work and other live and/or online content direct from the American Tap Dance Center. A tribute to the Copasetics with numerous appearances including Brenda Bufalino, Michelle Dorrance, Barbara Duffy, […]

Online Tap Dance Workshops

Whilst the live event is over, and we had an amazing time, you can still sign up to access the workshops and panel discussions from our amazing faculty. The cost to receive access to these workshops is £20. What will you receive? 2.5 hours of Inter / Adv Workshops. 2.5 hours of Beg / Adv […]

Adv Beg / Inter Tap Dance Residency

POSTPONED! We are offering a very special opportunity to Dance with Dynamic Dante! After the overwhelmingly positive response we received our Inter/Advanced Residency with Dante in August, we bring you Dynamic Dante once more! This time the residency will be aimed at Advanced Beginner/Intermediate dancers. Those of you that joined us in February will remember […]

Tap Dance Residency with Dante Lara

We are offering a very special opportunity to Dance with Dynamic Dante! After the overwhelmingly positive response we received from Dante’s classes last February, we have decided to bring him back for some more action and you are invited. Those of you that joined us in February will remember the dynamic energy Dante brought to […]

Racism & the Dance World

RACISM & the DANCE WORLD Historical Context for the Current Climate SATURDAY, JUNE 6 at 8pm BST Minimum Contribution: $5 Minimum Age: 15 years old Dear TDFUK Community, I encourage us all as Tap Dancers, Tap Dance Educators, Tap Dance Enthusiasts and Lovers of this art form to continually educate ourselves about the history of […]

New Tap Jam Venue for 2020

We are excited to announce our NEW Tap Jam Venue for 2020! We will be tapping up a storm with a Live Band at: PROJECT B in Manchester 8 Albion Street, M1 5NZ Sunday 16th February 2020 Doors Open at 7:00pm Jam from 7:30pm – 10:30pm Book your tickets for the Tap Jam now! Project […]

NEW for 2020 – Coffee Van!

We are delighted that Jo from Jo’s Kitchen, will be joining us for TDFUK2020! She’ll be with us on the Friday Evening and all day Saturday & Sunday to keep us fuelled. Aswell as coffees, teas and hot chocolate, she’ll also be selling sandwiches, cakes, pastries, granola bars, crisps, chocolates and fruit. See Jo’s Kitchen […]

Dance Battle!

New To TDFUK!!! This year we will be hosting a Freestyle Dance Battle with DJ Dante on the decks! Saturday afternoon (post workshops), Eccleston theatre will turn into a interpretive Dance floor, where ALL people and ALL Dance styles will be welcomed to turn up and show us what you got!!! The only competition is […]

Take Part in the TDFUK Showcase!

JOIN OUR SHOWCASE ‘Stars of Today and Tomorrow’ International Tap Dance Showcase Friday 14th February 2020 @ Eccleston Theatre, Pendleton Sixth Form College, Salford, Manchester   We are just over one month away from our 4th instalment of Tap Dance Festival UK. As part of Tap Dance Festival UK’s event line-up we will be providing a very […]