April 13-14: San Francisco Tap Festival

San Francisco Tap Festival 
April 13th and 14th, 2024 at Dance Mission Theater

The San Francisco Tap Festival is a weekend-long annual event that holds classes with world-renowned professional tap dancers, history lessons, a jam session, a cutting contest, a student showcase, as well as the “Shufflin’ The Fog Away” concert featuring dance companies and faculty accompanied by live music. Produced by Melissa Tannús, Brazilian tap dancer seen on So You Think You Can Dance, the festival’s goal is to create an inclusive space for the local tap community to connect, learn, inspire, dance and most importantly, have fun while celebrating this wonderful American art form. The San Fran Tap Fest welcomes everyone: professionals and advanced tap dancers who are looking to be challenged, beginning tap dancers who are just starting their journey, senior tap dancers who are passionate about dancing and even tap enthusiasts who are just looking to watch an incredible show. Let’s all shuffle the fog away! 
 
Workshops will be held Saturday, April 13th from 10am to 5pm and Sunday, April 14th from 10am to 5pm at Dance Mission Theater. Register at www.sanfrantapfestival.com. To register, please fill out the registration form on our website. 
 
Class Packages: 
Golden Gate Advanced Package: $500
Cable Car Beginner/Intermediate Package: $400 
Coit Tower Intermediate Package: $300 
Painted Ladies Advanced Beginner Package: $200 
Alcatraz One Day Package: $300
Pier 39 Single Class Pass: $60
 
SFTF Student Showcase
April 13th, 2023 at 7:30pm
Dance Mission Theater 
Shufflin’ the Fog Away All-Star Concert
April 14th, 2023 at 7:30pm
Dance Mission Theater 
 
If you are not a tap dancer who wants to support the event, come to our shows! The SFTF Student Showcase gives our students the chance to perform a solo, duo or group choreography to our faculty, who will be adjudicating in a friendly and supportive environment. Shufflin’ the Fog Away is a full-length concert featuring some of the world’s best tap dancers as well as upcoming stars, and established dance companies, all accompanied by live music. It will be a night to remember.
 
Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at www.sanfrantapfestival.com
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