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August Tap Dancing Festivals

Information about tap dancing festivals held in August.

European August Tap Festivals

Odessa Tap Festival
The inaugural Odessa Tap Festival took place in August of 2015 in the Black Sea coastal town of Odessa.

United Kingdom
Brighton Tap Festival
The second edition of the Brightton Tap Festival was held in August and September of 2016.

United States August Tap Festivals

LA Tap Festival (July or August)
Week-long intensive workshop for young dancers age 7 and older. Directed by Emmy award winner Jason Samuels Smith and Cathie Nichols. the granddaughter of Fayard Nichols of the famous Nichols Brothers. Usually features more then 100 dance classes in tap dancing, jazz, hip-hop, African, South Asian, and lindy hop. Also includes dance history lessons, panel discussions, and an opening night tap jam. The festival ends with an "All Star Tap Concert" featuring performances by all of the festival participants.
2017 July (dates to be announced)
2016 August 1-6.
2015 August 3-8

Massachusetts Beantown Tap Festival
Annual tap dancing festival founded by Boston area professional tap dancer and instructor Julia Boynton. Held for the first time in 2007.

Motor City Tap Festival (July or August)
The 9th Annual Motor city Tap Fest was held August 10-13, 2006 at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. The event featured four days of master classes, performances by faculty members and guest performances, a participants showcase, a tap jam, a young choreographers competition, and opportunities to meet master teachers.
9th Edition: 2006 August 10013

St. Louis Tap Festival
Week-long, annual festival focused on tap dancing held for more than 20 years in St. Louis Missouri. The festival was founded in ? educate, promote, and celebrate the American art form of tap dancing. The 24th annual St. Louis Tap Festival was held July 27 through August 1st, 2015. That year the festival honored the life of event founder obert L. Reed, who passed away on July 18, 2015, shortly before the 2015 event began.
24th Edition: July 27 through August 1, 2015

New Jersey
Jersey Tap Fest
Bloomfield, New Jersey, United States
2017 August 10-13

Point Tap Festival (2010-2015)
Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States

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