Tap, although not called that at that time, began as a result of early African slaves communicating over long distances with the use of drums. Slaveholders already afraid of revolt forbid the use of drums thus forcing the African-Americans to transfer these rhythms to their feet.
Through the years tap has evolved from
CREATIVE DANCE / TAP COMBO - BEGINNER
Class Type: Creative Dance/ Tap Combo
Age Category: Beginner (4 to 5 years old)
Length of Class: 60 minutes/class
Girls: CAPEZIO #200 pink leather slippers with elastic attached. Black BlOCH #302 "Tap ON" tap shoes or Black CAPEZIO Mary Jane tap shoes. Bodysuit and tights (any color). Hair should be up and off the face (ponytail, pigtails, bun).
Boys: Black jazz pants or shorts with white T-shirt. CAPEZIO #200 Black leather slippers. Black tap shoes.
Note from Miss Desir