With roots based in the fusion of African and tribal dance along with Scottish, Irish, and English clogging, tap is a rhythm based dance form with a strong emphasis on musicality and self expression.
Level 5 & 6 Tap
Building on tap technique learned in level 4, level 5-6 Tap will increase understanding of technique, articulations, musicality, and rhythm. This class is for students with 3+ years of experience in tap. Students will prove a mastery of terminology, musicality, rhythm sequences, execution of tap steps, and basic music theory concepts.
Dress Code for Tap (Levels 5-6)
Hair must be properly secured in a ballet bun or french braid for all classes.
· Any colored leotard
· Ballet pink or tan tights
· Solid black shorts are acceptable to wear but not required.
· Black oxford style tap shoes
Applause Dance Academy
2000 Hwy 16 East
La Crosse, WI 54601
Located between La Crosse and Valley View Mall
Jazz: May 24 - June 28
Modern: Aug 2 - Sept 6
Drop in adult classes are $10 or you can purchase a punch card with 12 classes for $100!
Our barre workout class will focus on your whole body using movements based in ballet, Pilates, yoga, conditioning, and stretching. Classes focus on posture, strength, alignment, core work, and flexibilty.
We stock ballet, tap and jazz shoes as well as tights and leotards. We carry various sizes in our retail area at our studio.