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Sandra K.

New York, NY
Starting at $35
  • Speaks German, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sandra K.

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My specialty is teaching tap as a musical instrument. For me, the movement serves the sound rather than a visual effect. No matter if you're a beginning, intermediate or advanced student, you will discover the potential of the human body to help internalize musical concepts such as phrasing, form, improvisation, and self-expression, as well as gain organic access to complex musical structures. Whether your focus is on building tap dance skills, seeking to connect body and mind in a profound and musical way, or are a musician who wants to become more connected and physically involved with the groove within - you are in the right place! The tap steps are merely tools to access your unique voice. My tap lessons combine technique, improvisation, and combinations with mindfulness, breathing, and body awareness exercises. Find the groove that is within you!

About Sandra

Hi! My name is Sandra, and I'm an internationally performing and teaching tap dance artist/tap percussionist. I have performed in notable events and venues such as Thomas Marek's show NOLA, the Tap Dance Days festival, Swiss Tap Days, Düsseldorf Photo Weekend, Symphony Space, LaGuardia PAC, Ju

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Carolyn M.

39 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $150
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BFA Musical Theatre from The Boston Conservatory
  • Teaching since 2011
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Carolyn M.

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Interested in dance lessons? Carolyn began working professionally at 8 years old and has since appeared on stage, in national commercials, recorded voiceovers, and booked principal roles in both film and television. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2011 from the Boston Conservatory, where she majored in musical theater with an emphasis in directing. With years of extensive dance training, she's had the opportunity to perform the original Broadway choreography in several major productions she has been a part of, her favorite being the tap spectacular "42nd Street." As an award winning choreographer, her pieces have been recognized nationally at dance competitions across the country.

About Carolyn

Born and raised on Long Island, Carolyn began working professionally at 8 years old and has since appeared on stage, in national commercials, recorded voiceovers, and booked principal roles in both film and television. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2011 from the Boston Conservatory, where

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Michelle
After 3 years of a extremely bad brake up with musical theatre. It was really nice to be back at it and Carolyn made me feel comfortable enough to actually take my first dance lesson in 4 years.
Paul H.
i have been working with Carolyn for the past couple of years and she is excellent. Clearly very skilled and a very experienced teacher. Very patient as well, especially when I have not had much time to practice. She totally understands I have work commitments that take priority.
I enjoy every lesson and I am so pleased that I can pick up music scores and play with confidence. I thoroughly enjoy each class.
Paloma
Excellent!
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McKenna B.

New York, NY
Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 4 to 50
  • BFA Dance from The Juilliard School
  • Teaching since 2007
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McKenna B.

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No experience necessary! Students will learn the building blocks of tap dance and get comfortable with piecing them together.

About McKenna

I am 29 yr old professional dancer from Dallas, Tx. I have a Bachelor of FIne Arts in Dance from The Juilliard School where I studied mainly ballet and modern. I have also trained with many prestigious teachers and dancers who specialize in jazz, contemporary, pointe, tap, musical theater, and hip

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KaCee D.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Speaks French, Spanish
  • Awarded Up and Coming Choreographer from Nortwest Dance Company
  • Teaching since 2009
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KaCee D.

3 Reviews
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KaCee is a DFW based dance instructor,performer, and choreographer. She creates dynamic choreography that is inspired by the growth she has seen throughout her journey and the growth she hopes to see in the future.

She began her dance exploration at Svetlana Stanova's Ballet Academy, where she gained her knowledge of the Vaganova Method. This pushed her to pursue more dance training by attending Arlington Heights High school. There she was introduced to many dance styles: jazz, contemporary, modern, and so much more. While dancing in Fort Worth, KaCee attended Dance Connection-FW.

Her time in Fort Worth gave her the opportunity to dance in works by Joy Atkins-Bollinger, Michael Myles, Tiffany Brown-Zebrun, Jackie Druzonavic, and Rachel Wade. She continued her dance education while attending The University of Texas at Austin. She is the founder and former director of Bend Bandits , a UT dance organization that focused on bringing dance to under-served ...

About KaCee

KaCee is a DFW based dance instructor,performer, and choreographer. She creates dynamic choreography that is inspired by the growth she has seen throughout her journey and the growth she hopes to see in the future. She began her dance exploration at Svetlana Stanova's Ballet Academy,

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Christina
She really personalized my experience! :)
Brie
KaCee is an excellent choreographer and has a keen eye for developing talent and a great eye for detail. She is outgoing and displays professionalism and cares so much about teaching! She is always so encouraging and most importantly she makes you a better dancer!
Stephanie
KaCee is a great dance instructor. As someone without an extensive background in dance KaCee was able to meet me where my skillset was and work with me until I was at the level I needed to be. I have worked with KaCee in both Hiphop and a Heels dance class. Her positive energy is such a pleasure to be around. I would recommend KaCee to anyone!
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Rachel J.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • BA in Theatre & Dance, Emphasis in Acting from The University of Texas at Austin
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Rachel J.

5 Reviews
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We'll start with a technical warm up designed to help students develop agility, precision, strength, and speed, then move progressively through tap vocabulary to create a thorough knowledge and mastery of the form - all while having a wonderful time and experiencing the joy that can only be found through tap dance!

About Rachel

I'm a professional actor, singer, musician, and dancer, living and performing in New York. I began teaching piano, acting, and dance to beginning students well over a decade ago, and find such joy in guiding students to discovery. I believe the performing arts are some of the most beautiful gifts w

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Zoe
My daughter Zoe loves her first lesson with Rachel and she is looking forward to weekly lessons with her in the future! This goes to show that “The show must go on!” in times like these!
Kayla S.
Rachel is very student-centered. She focuses on what her students want to learn rather than a set curriculum. She also helps with their weak points as well. I highly recommend working with Rachel.
Alan
Rachel is a great teacher who really knows her stuff and wants to help her student. Her lessons are always thought out and her critique is always on point. She allows for enough creative freedom to be able to give you notes afterwards that enable you to build on them because she wants you to achieve your potential. She really cares and will help you wherever she can whether its for an upcoming audition or polishing your resume. I highly recommend her teaching.
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Mel S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mel S.

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I am a fun and versatile teacher bringing my classical training and extensive experience to create a bespoke experience in a current world. Offering extensive knowledge of all main dance genres and able to bridge many of them together through up and coming classes and workshops designed to express an individual’s creative nature while instilling a strong foundation in technique and etiquette.

About Mel

I am native from New Hampshire and have been dancing for 18 years. My training and experience has included Alvin Ailey Summer intensive, Joffrey Ballet School, and consistent training at The Jeannette Neill Dance Studio in Boston, MA. I have also been a part of professional groups such as Boston Co

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Average Cost of Tap Dance Lessons in Oakland Gardens, NY

The average cost of 60-minute tap dance lessons in Oakland Gardens is $128. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $120 and $140 per hour.
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"Jordan is very knowledgeable. She is very quick to catch and correct my mistakes."
Nicholas
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"I am a beginner, so Jessica did an amazing job at breaking down the basics for me while still making things fun. I learned so much in just a short amount of time in Jessica’s class - she’s the best!"
Simon
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jessica A.
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"Chrystie is an amazing instructor! She is very enthusiastic, encouraging, and worked with my daughter's energy level. She used music appropriate to my daughter, and built up a routine over several weeks so my daughter could learn the parts. She made effective and efficient use of every minute of every lesson and appropriately pushed my daughter to learn, even though it was her first time taking tap lessons. I highly and ecstatically recommend Chrystie really to anyone because I am sure that fun, bubbly, energetic personality, combined with a high skill level, and excellent instructional strategies, can really help any student. Thank you again Christie!"
Mark
Took Tap Dance lessons from Chrystie S.
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"She is awesome. Patient and thorough"
Cara
Took Tap Dance lessons from Carissa M.
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"Jordan is such a great teacher! In only 5 lessons I’ve learned so much more than I ever did previous classes. Can’t wait to learn and grow more with her!"
Madison
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Learning new steps every week"
Lee
Took Tap Dance lessons from Tanya A.
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"My daughter has been taking lessons online from Jordan for a couple of months now and she is FANTASTIC! We would definitely recommend her!"
Jodi
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"My daughter had her first lesson today with Jordan and she is so sweet and knows her stuff! Thanks Jordan!"
Jocelyn
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"I had not taken a dance class in over 30 years so I was a little nervous about my first class back. Jessica immediately made me feel at ease - she was very clear and precise in explaining the basic steps and my confidence was restored! Her class is challenging yet a lot of fun! I would highly recommend her for children as well as adults."
Lani
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jessica A.
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"Jordan is wonderful! Encouraging, talented, and infectiously enthusiastic. I’m amazed how much I learned in only the 1st lesson. I would highly recommend!"
Patrick
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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