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Today is National Tap Dance Day!

25 May

National Tap Dance Day falls on the birthday of legendary Bill “Bojangles” Robison (1878-1949).

To celebrate National Tap Dance Day, we’re featuring a really cool event taking place in Bellevue, Washington. Numerous dancers will clickety-clack the heck out of Bellevue’s Meydenbauer Center today, Wednesday the 25th, at 7:30p.m. You can purchase tickets here.

Dancers include:

Becky Bloom, a true rhythm tap dancer and jazz fanatic.

Josh Scribner, known for his innovative and contemporary interpretation of tap dance.

Jessie Sawyers whose involvement in the entertainment industry spans over a decade.

Jessie Sawyers - jump action shot2

Jovon Miller whose invocative choreography in Modern, Contemporary, Lindy, and Tap has given him wide recognition in the dance scene.

jovon dancing on white

Music by the Bob Hammer Trio.

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Posted by on May 25, 2011 in Arts, Dance

 

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