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Kat N.

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Starting at $34
  • Awarded GA Governor's Honors program, dance major from State of GA.
  • Teaching since 2005
  • BA in Jewelery Design and Metalsmithing from GA. State Un.
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Kat N.

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I am a classically trained dancer with 20 years experience in performance. I have always been passionate about historic costumes and was introduced to historic dance while getting my degree from Ga. State University. I am currently the director of the Atlanta Historic Dance Company. I've performed, taught and choreographed for performances on stage, at historic events and in the film industry for the last 10 years.
Historic Dance can run the gamut between beginning level dances up to professional level performance. I can tailor your lesson to fit your needs. The most popular lesson at the moment is the 1920's Charleston. I can also offer lessons in popular social dances from the Renaissance up through the 1960's.

About Kat

Have you ever wanted to step back in time and swirl across the dance floor in a Jane Austen film?  Have you ever wondered what kind of dances Queen Elizabeth or Marie Antoinette danced?  Or, are you a budding flapper just waiting to get on your glad rags on and show off on the dance floor?  Well lo

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Jonathan
I'm glad we found Kat for our first online dance lessons. She is a very experienced and knowledgeable instructor!
Sarah
Kat is a wonderful instructor with years of experience.
She always makes learning fun and accessible for people of all levels.
Steve
I have had the honor of knowing Kat Nagar for over 5 years. She is a most patient teacher, teaching me everything from 18th-century court dance to 1920s swing.
I highly recommend her as a resource to teach all levels.
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Jaime S.

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Starting at $27
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 1992
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Jaime S.

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We have a relaxed, fun-filled atmosphere while also promoting a positive learning environment.

The one of a kind Adult program, focuses on your individual needs. Whether you have never danced before or want to get back into it, you will definitely get a work-out. The primary focus is to provide quality instruction while gently pushing you past your comfort zone. We offer small in person classes to ensure social distancing. All students are required to wear masks as well as maintain a 6 foot distance.

Private lessons are available.

The Adult program includes:
Ballet: Beginner and Intermediate (Wednesdays)

Tap: Beginner and Intermediate (Sundays)

We look forward to hearing from you, please let us know if you have any additional questions.

About Jaime

I am a Dance instructor with over 20 years of experience. My specialty is Tap but I am a classically trained dancer who has taught students of varying ages in the areas of Ballet, Tap, and Jazz. I am also the proud owner of Soles in Rhythm, a percussive Adult Tap Company that specializes in providi

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Carolyn M.

45 Reviews
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Starting at $150
  • Teaching since 2011
  • BFA Musical Theatre from The Boston Conservatory
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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 in New York, 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. A graduate of the Boston Conservatory at Berklee College of Music (BFA Musical Thea

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Michael
Carolyn has and is exactly what I was looking for in a voice coach. Like me, her interests in the performing arts are broad. I felt both excited and comfortable with her. She is professional and easy to talk to. I can sense strongly that Carolyn is full of love and compassion. I am so excited for the next lesson! Here's to the new horizon and everything in between! :) Thank you Carolyn for reassuring me that my decision to switch careers was a wise decision indeed. Dance forward.
William K.
could not have been a better start to my lessons!
Rick R.
My first lesson with Carolyn was very positive. She quickly assessed where I was and started from that point so we didn't waste time. She showed great passion for songwriting and a genuine interest in my development.

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Jordan W.

75 Reviews
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Starting at $70
  • Dance from Tessandra Chavez (Emmy winner; Dancing with the Stars)
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
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Jordan W.

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I am a teacher of 13 years and I love what I do!

Tap is a fun style of dance that combines percussive footwork and rhythmic choreography for a great workout. My tap lessons include a warm up, technical training, across the floor, choreography, and improvisation. We begin with the basics while focusing on correct technique to build a solid foundation and style. From there we continue to build skills by adding more advanced patterns, intricate footwork, challenging techniques, and choreography. From classical roots to more contemporary adaptations, tap offers exciting dance training to people of every age and skill level.

Book Tap lessons if you're looking to:
-Strengthen and tone your legs, core, backside, and more
-Increase stamina and endurance
-Improve balance
-Understand how to count music and find a beat
-Improve coordination
-Understand musicality, tempo, and timing
-Find and maintain rhythm with and without music
-Improve your dancing to music
...

About Jordan

***ALL LESSONS AVAILABLE ONLINE!*** Learn to move and improve, gain confidence, get in shape, and have fun doing so! Whether you are a beginner or just looking to refine your existing process and skills, I'm here to help you reach your goals!--It's what I do, and I love it (= I am an educ

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Nicole M.
Awesome teacher and so much fun
Arjun Sood
Our company Alignment Healthcare has been taking advantage of Take Lesson's dance classes for several months now, instructed virtually by Jordan Wentz. We have tried various types (burlesque, wedding dance, hip hop and more) and Jordan has done a terrific job with all of them! Our employees including myself have provided positive feedback all around and look forward to her lessons after the long work days, it has served as a perfect way to have active fun while learning new skills. Definitely recommend as the pace can be suitable and adjusted for different experience levels! We plan to continue with Jordan as our instructor with different courses each time.
Natalie
I thoroughly enjoyed working with Jordan Wentz, not only did she help resurrect my acting dreams from the grave, but she as well, with the proper tools given, helped me get all that much closer to the stage, and for that I am forever thankful.
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Kristen J.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 16 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2015
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Kristen J.

8 Reviews
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I’m available to teach private lessons for teens and adults interested in learning tap for the first time, or who want to improve their skills. My strengths are patience, enthusiasm, and an unusual way of approaching dance. I’m not famous or particularly interested in becoming famous, so if that’s your goal, I’m not the right teacher for you. I strongly believe everyone can dance, and should. All bodies can learn to dance and enjoy themselves. Dance should be joyful, about self-expression, and a way of learning about your body and your spirit. Finally, I believe it’s never too late to start learning something new, and your bucket list should not wait until you retire.

About Kristen

I started dance later in life -- tap at 19 and ballet at 31 -- because I was so tall and awkward as a child. It never occurred to me that people my size could be dancers. I fell in love with dance as an escape from a stressful job teaching high school history. I saw such changes in myself the more

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More than incredible first experience, no question I will return and invest more time with her. She is extremely warm, personable and really knows her stuff. So happy to have found her!
Miranda
Kristen is a human that makes her students feel immediately at ease. She is kind, quirky, and hilarious, but more importantly, she is patient and meets students where they are to ultimately fulfill their potential and their goals. I first started taking tap classes from Kristen a few years ago as a nervous adult (25 yo) seeking a bare bones beginner tap class. Since then, having incorporated exercises, games, and routines to awesome music, I have come leaps and bounds, built up my courage and confidence, and am proud to officially feel part of the tap community. If you’re looking for an excellent teacher, regardless of experience level, look no further!

Kaycee W.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks American Sign Language, English
  • Fine Arts from Craven Community College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kaycee W.

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Experienced dancer of 17 years and 3 years of teaching expierence. With me, we will focus on the importance of stretching, strength, technique, and choreography. Perfect for all levels and all ages! My goal is for all of my students to feel happy and comfortable with themselves and strive to keep pushing themselves to be better and reach their personal goals every day!

About Kaycee

I am a dancer and performer of 19 years and have 5 years of teaching experience. Styles included are ballet, lyrical/contemporary, jazz, tap, and hip hop. I was born and raised in upstate New York dancing at competitive studios where I have had all of my technique and performance training. Afte

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Average Cost of Tap Dance Lessons in Philadelphia, PA

The average cost of 60-minute tap dance lessons in Philadelphia is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $92 per hour.
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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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"Christie is a very dedicated teacher. She goes beyond expectations with her readiness and dedication. She is a great asset to have as a teacher."
Olivia
Took Tap Dance lessons from Chrystie S.
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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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"Very patient and nice. Thank you."
Gretchen
Took Tap Dance lessons from Chrystie S.
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"Very talented and crafted lessons for a complete beginner / non-dancer."
J.
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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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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"Love taking tap classes with Ms. Laura! She teaches all levels, she is very patience with new beginners and can be very challenging for intermediate & advance level students. You HAVE to come check out Ms. Laura’s class at least once then you’ll love it and be glad that you found a such great instructor!!!"
Janet
Took Tap Dance lessons from Laura M.
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"Chrystie was great! She was very enthusiastic, engaging, and nice mix of elementary information but also introducing my 6yo daughter to some more complicated steps and even a routine based on a fun Disney song!"
Sarah
Took Tap Dance lessons from Chrystie S.
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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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"Kristen is a human that makes her students feel immediately at ease. She is kind, quirky, and hilarious, but more importantly, she is patient and meets students where they are to ultimately fulfill their potential and their goals. I first started taking tap classes from Kristen a few years ago as a nervous adult (25 yo) seeking a bare bones beginner tap class. Since then, having incorporated exercises, games, and routines to awesome music, I have come leaps and bounds, built up my courage and confidence, and am proud to officially feel part of the tap community. If you’re looking for an excellent teacher, regardless of experience level, look no further!"
Miranda
Took Tap Dance lessons from Kristen J.
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