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Friday, September 11, 2009

Thank You Gregory: A Tribute to the Legends of Tap

Thank You Gregory
A Tribute to the Legends of Tap

Friday, October 2, 2009
Eisenhower Auditorium
Penn State University
University Park, PA 16802
For purchase tickets and for more information visit:

October 6 - 10, 2009

Zellerbach Theatre
Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
3680 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Produced by Dance Affiliates, under the artistic direction of Randy Swartz, written by Tony Waag and directed by Ann Marie De Angelo, Thank You Gregory starring Maurice Hines salutes American tap legends - Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Charles "Honi" Coles, the Nicholas Brothers, Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, Ray Bolger, the Copasetics, Brenda Bufalino, Jimmy Slyde and others. This all new production, based on the 2005 original show which premiered on the Dance Celebration Series, honors the American Ambassador of Tap, Gregory Hines.

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Tuesday and Thursday Jazz Dance Classes- Sue Samuels

Tuesday and Thursday Jazz Dance Classes- Sue Samuels

We have been having some wonderful Advanced/Beginner level dance classes on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.
At this time, the location is 244 W. 54th Street, 4 Floor, between Broadway and 8th Ave. from 10-11:30 am.

Beginning September 15th, the time of these classes will be:

****Tuesdays (September 15th and September 22nd) 10:30-12

****Thursdays (September 17th and September 24th) 10-11:30

*** THEN ***

Starting September 29th, we will have a NEW LOCATION.
ARIAS DANCE STUDIOS located conveniently at 300 W. 43rd Street at the corner of 8th Avenue. (between 8th and 9th Avenues)

The TIMES of the classes will change to 9:30-11 for both classes. *** EARLIER TIME! ***

The price for the classes will also change at that time.
It will be $16 for a single and $130 for a 10-class card. (still very affordable)

If you buy your card before that time you can still have the old rate of $120 for a 10-class card.

Wow, I hope all that made some sense to you!!!!
If you have any questions, please e-mail to me or call me @ 212-262-0873.

Thank you so much for being a part of the DANCE FAMILY!!

Sue Samuels

JAZZ ROOTS DANCE Audition with Sue Samuels

What: "JAZZ ROOTS DANCE" Audition

When: Saturday, September 26th @ 4pm

Where: The Ailey Studios
405 W. 55th Street @ 9th Avenue
New York, New York 10019

Come prepared to take a Jazz dance class from beginning to end from 4-5:30 pm.

The price of the class is $17.00 for a single ($15.50 professional rate- show your union card)

Please pay for the class in the lobby then sign in for the audition at the studio where the class is held.

The class begins promptly at 4 pm. Please arrive at least 20 minutes early to sign up and receive a number.

Advanced level only 18 - 40 years old.

For further inquiries contact Sue Samuels @

Fall Into Phrasing - an intensive with Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards

Fall Into Phrasing - an intensive with Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards

Harlem Tap is offering an intensive with Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards. The classes will take place on Saturday, September 19th( 2-3:30pm) and Sunday, September 20th(3-4:30pm) at Harlem Tap. Both classes will be geared toward intermediate to advanced tap dancers.

Classes are filled on a first come first serve basis, and there are only 12 RSVP Now! Please specify if you will be taking one or both classes.


Swing Night at The Cotton Club

With Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards and Omar Edwards

*Live Jazz Band*

When: Monday nights @ 9:45PM

Where: The Cotton Club (W 125th and Riverside)

Cost: $20


Jason Samuels Smith
Chloe Arnold
Michelle Dorrance
Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards
Curated by Rashida Bumbray
Produced by Divine Rhythm Productions and Dule Hill

When: Thursday October 22nd - Saturday October 24th @ 8:00 PM, Saturday October 24th @ 3:00 PM
Where: The Kitchen (512 W 19th Street - NYC)
Cost: $15
More Info:

INT/ADV TAP CLASS with Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards

With Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards
When: Every Thursday from 6:00-7:30PM
Where: Harlem Tap (W 149th, NYC)



DC Tap Festival

March 26, 27, 28, 2010