Tap Dancing Lessons – Invigorating, Noncompetitive & Fun…(and no snootiness allowed :)

Tap dancing at a Greenwood, Phinney Ridge Art Walk performance at American Dance Institute.  

Tap Dancing Lessons: Class Notes

Poetry in motion: Think Gregory Hines, Gene Kelly, Fred and Ginger.

We can get those two left feet moving like they were a right and a left. These tap dance lessons develop the elements of a Tap Dance vocabulary, musicality (rhythm, timing and phrasing) and individual style while encouraging tap dance as a contemporary dance form. As soon as the tap shoes go on, you'll begin exploring the sounds and rhythms made possible through this original American dance style.

The Summer Session Starts June 26.

Adult Tap Dance Lessons:

2017 Summer Class Schedule

Greenwood Tap Dancing Lessons

Adult Beginning Tap I & II

Friday, 5:45-6:45PM

 Abby Zimmerman, Studio #2

Adult Intermediate Tap

Friday, 6:45-7:45PM
Alyssa Brillinger, Studio #1

Magnolia Tap Dance Lessons

Adult Tap II

Wednesday, 8:00-9:00PM  
Alyssa Brillinger 

Summer Classes Begin June 26, 2017


Register by May 24th to receive the early bird discount!

Adult Tap Dance Lessons:

2017 Winter Spring Class Schedule

Greenwood Tap Dancing Lessons

Adult Beginning Tap Ia (New Beginners) 

Friday, 5:45-6:45PM

 Abby Zimmerman, Studio #2

Adult Beginning Tap Ib (Returning Beginners)

Friday, 5:45-6:45PM

 Alyssa Brillinger, Studio #1

Adult Beginning Tap II

Friday, 6:45-7:45PM
Alyssa Brillinger, Studio #1

Magnolia Tap Dance Lessons

Adult Beginning Tap I & II

Wednesday, 7:45-8:45PM  
Alyssa Brillinger 

Tap Dancing Lessons: All About Our Classes

You're looking for Seattle tap dancing classes, but how do you find a great one? What questions do you ask? How do you choose a great Tap dancing class? Here are some tips:

  • Look for non-competitive tap dance lessons where everyone teachers, students and staff is friendly and you will always feel welcome.
  • Find tap dancing lessons where the teacher understands that the pace of the class has to be good for you.
  • Don't settle for tap dance studios with hard floors. Insist on 'sprung' wood floors that 'give' to protect your feet and ankles. This includes studios with regular wood floors and heaven  forbid, run, run, run away from dance studios with concrete floors.
  • Treat yourself to schools with accommodating policies like a 100% money back guarantee if you don't like your tap dancing lessons for any reason.
  • Most importantly look for schools that have expert dance teachers who know how to give you personalized tap dancing lessons instruction so you'll progress faster.

We wrote a quick read guide: 10 Top Questions to Ask A Dance School-Before You Give Them Your Money. It's FREE here.

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"As with all great tap dance lessons for adults, the quality of the dance teacher makes all the difference."

Elizabeth Chayer

Meet Your Tap Dancing Teacher!

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Alyssa Brillinger teaches tap dance classes for American Dance Institute

Alyssa Brillinger

Here's what ADI Parent  Emily H. says about teacher, Alyssa:

"This was a wonderful experience for our whole family. Our daughter gained so much confidence and excitement for creative movement through this experience. Thanks, Miss Alyssa!

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Besides these Tap dancing lessons for adults, we offer several other dance classes including Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Flamenco, Irish and Hip Hop. Read a summary description of these classes on our Adult Dance Program page.

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Tap Dancing Lessons for beginners-advanced adults, teens & kids. Non-competitive tap dancing, classes are friendly, invigorating & fun!