Tap on Tap- a Fundraiser
Aug
14
6:00 pm18:00

Tap on Tap- a Fundraiser

  • Surly Brewing

Join us for tap beer and tap dance at our annual Tap on Tap Fundraiser $25- limited space available. Get your tickets today!

Elite Tap Feet Audition
Aug
19
10:00 am10:00

Elite Tap Feet Audition

  • Ballare Teatro

Are you an advanced teen tap dancer? Join us for our Elite Tap Feet audition on Aug. 19! This year's Elite Tap Feet choreographer is none other than Nicholas Young! Elite Tap Feet is an exclusive group of teen dancers who will perform at the 2017 Twin Cities Tap Festival. 


The Cutting Board
Oct
23
6:00 pm18:00

The Cutting Board

  • Kieran's Irish Pub

LIve music and tap dance...what could be better? JOin us for the annual tap jam to close out the Festvial!

TCTF Masters Concerts
Oct
21
Oct 22

TCTF Masters Concerts

  • The Cowles Center for Performing Arts

Friday and Saturday Oct. 21-22 join us for the Twin Cities Tap Masters Concerts which feature national tap artists; Brenda Bufalino, Derick Grant and Jumaane Taylor alongside Minnesota tap artists Cathy Wind, Nick Bowman, and Bruce DeMorrow and Minnesota companies; the Flying Foot Forum, Keane Sense of Rhythm, Kaleena Miller Dance, Rhythmic Circus, Buckets and Tap Shoes, and Elite Tap Feet.

Tickets on sale now

$30- Adult
25- Student/Senior

TCTF Showcase
Oct
20
8:00 pm20:00

TCTF Showcase

  • The Cowles Center

The Twin Cities Tap Showcase features the best youth tap dancers and youth tap ensembles , including Keane Sense of Rhythm Youth Tap Ensemble, MinnesoTAP and the stage debut of Elite Tap Feet - an elite group of teen tap dancers from around Minnesota. 

McKnight Artist Fellows: Solo Concert
Sep
23
Sep 24

McKnight Artist Fellows: Solo Concert

SOLO

Each year the McKnight Fellowship Program selects three exceptional dancers to receive a coveted honor: a McKnight Artist Fellowship. In addition to a cash award, they receive a commission for a new solo dance from a choreographer of their choice, who creates a new work tailored expressly for them. The dance fellows awarded in 2014 and 2015 have selected an amazing and eclectic group of national and international choreographers to bring their choreographic imaginations to The Cowles Center stage. The result is SOLO, an evening of six world premieres - beautiful, fascinating new works that range in dance styles and present thoughtful and intimate choreographic explorations.

This year's SOLO dancers and choreographers are:

Tickets: $25

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Jul
10
1:00 pm13:00

Tap on Tap Fundraiser

Join us for the annual Tap on Tap Fundraiser!

This year we're doing things a little differently. We're hosting an afternoon at Community Keg House. Serve-yourself and sample some of the areas best local brews on TAP. 

$1 of every pint sold goes to support the Twin Cities Tap Festival!

Also browse dozens of raffle items, such as:

  • Twins tickets
  • Custom tap shoes from the Dancing Fair
  • Chanhassen Theater tickets
  • Wine Basket

 

The Cutting Board
Jun
12
6:00 pm18:00

The Cutting Board

  • Republic Seven Corners

Join us for the ever-popular Cutting Board Tap Jam and Fundraiser on Sunday June 12 from 6-9pm at Republic - 7 Corners

Elite Tap Feet Audition
Jun
12
11:00 am11:00

Elite Tap Feet Audition

  • Lundstrum Center for Performing Arts

Advanced Tap Dancers age 13-19, audition for Elite Tap Feet! Join us for an open audition for the 2016 Elite Tap Feet on Sunday June 12 from 11-2pm. This group will represent some of the best teen tap dancers in Minnesota when they perform at the 2016 Twin Cities Tap Festival - Oct. 20-23, 2016.

The Cutting Board
Oct
18
5:00 pm17:00

The Cutting Board

  • Republic 7 Corners

Join us for a special Festival edition of the CUTTING BOARD tap jam at Republic. Live music and of course tap dancing! $10 cover charge can be purchased at the door or pre-ordered with your class registration!

2015 Twin Cities Tap Festival
Oct
15
Oct 18

2015 Twin Cities Tap Festival

  • The Southern Theater

Early-bird registration opens July 1, 2015!

Master classes will be held Saturday, October 17 and Sunday, October 18 at the Southern Theater and the adjacent Marriott Courtyard Hotel. Classes are $30 each.  Register today!

Register by August 1 and the $25 registration fee will be waived. After August 1, there is a $25 per person, non-refundable registration fee.

Tap on Tap- Urban Growler
Jun
21
4:00 pm16:00

Tap on Tap- Urban Growler

  • Urban Growler

Join us at a different Minnesota brewery or taproom each week for drink specials, tap dancing and live music, with proceeds to benefit the Twin Cities Tap Festival. Bring your friends and enjoy some local tap brews for local tap dancers!

Tap on Tap- Sociable Ciderwerks
Jun
11
6:00 pm18:00

Tap on Tap- Sociable Ciderwerks

  • Sociable Ciderwerks

Join us at a different Minnesota brewery or taproom each week for drink specials, tap dancing and live music, with proceeds to benefit the Twin Cities Tap Festival. Bring your friends and enjoy some local tap brews for local tap dancers!

The Cutting Board-
Jun
1
8:00 pm20:00

The Cutting Board-

  • Republic- 7 Corners

Join us for an evening of music and dance with proceeds to benefit the Twin Cities Tap Festival)
All ages event.  Suggestion donation $5 

featuring:
Ryan Butler |  David Feily |  Ashley Gold  |  Patrick Nelson  |  Joe Peterson
Galen Higgins  |  Kaleena Miller 

Republic, 7 Corners

Elite Tap Feet - Audition for advanced tap dancers, age 13-19
May
30
2:00 pm14:00

Elite Tap Feet - Audition for advanced tap dancers, age 13-19

Sat. 5.30.15 : 2-5pm       Ballare Teatro Performing Arts Center, Minneapolis, MN
Advanced tap dancers, age 13-19 audition for this exclusive teen tap group who will perform on the festival stage at the Twin Cities Tap Festival!  No need to prepare an audition piece. For those who are accepted into the program, there will be a $100 participation fee, which includes a t-shirt, and custom choreography to be learned in three, 3-hour rehearsals before the festival.   Questions? Contact Kaleena Miller. 

Wood you help?
May
2
11:00 am11:00

Wood you help?

  • Memory Lanes

 What do tap dancers and bowlers have in common? They both love a good wood floor! Join us for a bowling fundraiser !
   
Bring the family and support the local tap community! $5 / game, $3/ shoes - a portion of the proceeds benefits the Twin Cities Tap Festival - RSVP online