Tap is ever popular and very much a current dance form. Singing in the Rain and 42nd Street bringing it to the West End Stage again. Tap develops musicality and a strong sense of rhythm. Many different styles of music accompany tap dancing today, however the ever exciting Jazz Rhythms that inspired the early tap dancers are still engaging and creative.
For the smallest children the chance to make lots of noise exploring the first few steps and rhythms is great fun. As they progress, tap dancing encourages understanding of musical counting and construction. Most of our young children study both ballet and tap being both complimentary and diversely different subjects.