Michelle Dorrance

Tap Program Director | June 23-July 6, 2014

Michelle Dorrance, of Dorrance Dance, is a Bessie Award Winner, recipient of the Jacob's Pillow Dance Award, and a 2012 Princess Grace Award-winner. Featured on the covers of Dance Magazine and Dance Teacher Magazine, she performs, teaches, and choreographs throughout the...

Jason Samuels Smith

Tap Program Artist Faculty | June 23-June 28, 2014

Jason Samuels Smith, performer, choreographer, director, has emerged as a multi-talented leader in the art form of tap. Over the course of his extensive travels, he has influenced, and at times, introduced the culture of tap dance to audiences of...

Sam Weber

Tap Program Artist Faculty | June 23-July 6, 2014

Sam Weber is an award winning artist who has gained global recognition in the world of tap dance. A protégé of tap master Stan Kahn in San Francisco, he was a principal dancer and choreographer with the Jazz Tap Ensemble,...

Nicholas Young

Tap Program Faculty | June 23-July 6, 2014

Nicholas Young is a New York City based dancer, musician, and choreographer, most recently a cast member of the off Broadway sensation STOMP. Young performed the lead role for both the touring and New York based shows, acted as rehearsal...

Dianne Walker

Tap Program Artist Faculty | June 29-July 6, 2014

Dianne Walker is a pioneer in the resurgence of tap dancing, and has been dubbed "The Ella Fitzgerald of tap dance." She performed in the original Black and Blue production in Paris as well as its Tony Award-winning production on...


Program Director Michelle Dorrance
Artist Faculty Jason Samuels Smith, Dianne Walker, Samuel Weber, and Nicholas Young

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