Beginner Tap Dance with Kevin Doyle
(for beginner adults and teens)

UPDATED 12/11/2022
Email if you are interested!

A 50-minute workshop in total beginner tap dance for adults and teens with instructor Kevin Doyle will be held on Saturday, February 11, from 1:00-1:50 p.m. This class is designed for total beginner adults and teens. Minimum of 6 students needed to hold workshop. Fee is $20; pre-payment necessary. Any hard-soled shoe, whether taps, or hard rubber or all leather is fine for this beginner class. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Come discover the rhythm that beats within each of us with acclaimed dancer Kevin Doyle. Students will learn beginner tap terminology and dance some classic routines that Kevin learned from his teacher, the legendary Theresa Landry.

Kevin Doyle received a National Heritage Fellowship Award, the nation's highest honor in the folk and traditional arts, from the National Endowment for the Arts in Washington, D.C. in 2014. He earned U.S. Irish Dance Champion honors and expanded his repertoire to include American tap, inspired by Fox Point famous son George M. Cohan. At age ten, Kevin began study at Pawtucket's famous Theresa Landry School of Dancing. Kevin performed for many years with Pendragon and has been the lead dancer and choreographer for WGBH's A Christmas Celtic Sojourn shows several times, leads Roscommon Soles, and performs with Kieran Jordan, Childsplay and many more.

So we can be assured of meeting the minimum needed to hold any of our class offerings, BRT NEEDS PRE-PAYMENT AT LEAST 3 DAYS BEFORE THE START OF ANY CLASS or we'll need to cancel at that time.
If you are interested in the beginner tap class, please:
1. E-mail to pre-register and then,
2. Put a check payable to Blackstone River Theatre in the mail ASAP to: Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad Street, Cumberland, Rhode Island 02864