Tapestry Dance Company presents 21st Annual Soul to Sole Tap Festival
Tapestry Dance Company, North America’s oldest full-time, professional repertory tap dance company presents its annual festival of rhythm, the 21st Annual Soul to Sole Tap Festival.
Nine artistic souls will join together in a rhythmic reunion of “Friends in Time,” a 21-year legacy of Tapestry’s Soul to Sole International Tap Festival and international friendships through rhythm and legacy. Events include 58 classes, tap jams, panel discussion and two live performances with the Souls Jazz Trio at The Rollins Theatre at the Rollins Studio Theatre at the Long Center (thelongcenter.org). Those public performances will happen June 10 and 11, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m.
All seasoned international soloists and educators, this year’s festival artists include Bril Barrett (MADD Rhythms, Chicago), Alexandria “Brinae Ali” Bradley (Johns Hopkins Peabody Institute, MD / Tapology, MI), Acia Gray (Tapestry Dance / Austin) , Jason Janas (Hoofin’ Ground / Detroit), Tony Merriwether (True Sound Rhythm Productions, CA), Anthony Morigerato (AM Dance, & Operation Tap, NY), Sarah Reich (Tap Music Project, NY), Keith Terry (Crosspulse, CA) and Nicholas Van Young (Dorrance Dance & IFRTRA, NY).