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Autumn 19 - Improvers Tap

16 Sep - 9 Dec (no sessions w/c 28 October)


This term you will be learning the Children In Need Tapathon routine which will be performed as part of a national event in November.  The Tapathon now in its 10th year, raises money for Children In Need whilst also being a world record attempt.  Last year over 5000 tappers took part including 12 from Forest Arts! Tapathon steps will be modified to suit the ability of the class participants.

What to wear and what to bring?

Wear comfy clothes and bring plenty of water. Tap shoes not necassary for beginners.

Tutor: Lucy Kelleher

Lucy has been tap dancing for almost 30 years and teaching for 5 years.  Lucy teaches both children and adults, her youngest pupil being 4 years old and her oldest over 80 years old!  Dancing is a great way to keep fit both physically and mentally and a great way to have fun.  Forest Arts tap dancers have appeared at Christchurch Dance Festival, Be Involved New Milton and Bashley Fun Day and taken part the annual national Tapathon which raises money for Children In Need.  

Lucy has been involved in dance and drama for many years and has performed, directed and choreographed for local amateur groups including New Forest Players, Milton Musical Society and Christchurch Gilbert & Sullivan Society.  She teaches Clubbercise and Disco Fit and has run kids disco parties for several years. Lucy has also appeared on Sky's "Got To Dance"  and performed in the Paralympic Opening Ceremony.

Book your slot for Improvers Tap Hampshire Cultural Trust's Forest Arts Centre, New Miton now!

Photo credit:Redmanhatten

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