- Sat, Jun. 15
The Long Center is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit dedicated to broadening the appreciation and enhancing the enjoyment of the cultural arts.
Tapestry Dance Company presents the 18th Annual Soul to Sole International Tap Festival – Friends in Time, Saturday, June 15 in Rollins Studio Theatre.
A celebration of rhythm tap dance at its best with live music by The Souls of Our Feet Jazz Trio! Celebrating the female pioneers of concert tap dance including Anita Feldman (Anita Feldman DAnce – NYC), Lynn Dally (The Jazz Tap Ensemble – LA), Brenda Bufalino (The American Tap Dance Orchestra – NYC), Heather Cornell (Manhattan Tap) and Acia Gray ( Tapestry – Austin, TX), this is set to be a historic event not to be missed!
ABOUT THE SOUL TO SOLE INTERNATIONAL TAP FESTIVAL
Tapestry Dance Company, North America’s only full-time, professional repertory tap dance company presents its annual festival of rhythm with the 18th Annual Soul to Sole International Tap Festival. With master classes taught by a faculty of critically acclaimed artists, this one-of-a-kind festival brings dancers and teachers from around the world together.
The International Tap Association is headquartered in Austin, with Soul to Sole being one of the most esteemed tap festivals in the world, attracting hundreds of dancers. The festival is a true celebration of a true indigenous American art form. This unique and amazing festival brings the passion of dance to the stage with hundreds of feet keeping time in celebration of rhythm.
- Official website for Tapestry Dance Company, including complete festival class and event schedule.
- Student and Senior tickets are available for $29.
ABOUT TAPESTRY DANCE COMPANY
Tapestry is a professional, non-profit dance organization founded in 1989 for the purpose of developing a foundation in multi-form dance performance and education and is home to the only full-time, repertory tap dance company in North America. TDC is home to seven resident artists from
around the globe, one of the oldest annual international tap dance festivals in the world, educational outreach programs as well as a pre-professional and adult training facility sharing the unique training syllabus of founders Acia Gray and Deirdre Strand.
The events and programs of Tapestry Dance Company include seasonal concerts at Austin’s Long Center, The Annual Soul to Sole Festival, community outreach programs such as Rhythm, Dance, Music & You!, numerous master classes and workshops as well as touring residencies throughout the world managed by Holden Arts & Associates.
Questions? Call the 3M Box Office at (512) 474-LONG (5664), TTY (800) 735-2989.