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Native Israelis, Avi Miller and Ofer Ben are tap dancers, performers, teachers and producers. Their tap dancing experience spans on over 40 years, and they have performed and taught in countries such as: Australia, Canada, China, France, Finland, Holland, Japan, Thailand, UK and throughout Israel and the USA. Their master classes are sought after and known for their high energy, fun atmosphere, and humor.
In 2001 they relocated to New York, where they currently produc...read more
Tap dancers are also considered musicians. Tap, in the early days, was created as an extension of the impressive Jazz Music. In class, Miller & Ben show the link between the two, Jazz and Tap, with exciting routines, sounds and humor. The idea is: "If you can walk – you can tap, as long as you are in time." In their classes, the emphasis is on exercises designed to acquaint the dancers with the vast tap vocabulary' while purifying its sound. A short combination will follow in the second part of the class, using the various styles of tap, including their own unique "Middle Eastern" style.
BDC offers more than 350 drop-in classes a week!
Walk-ins welcome. All levels and styles.