Covington’s #1 Tap Dance School
Children & Adults
If you’ve ever wanted to learn Tap Dancing, LA Dance Academy is the #1 Dance Studio on the Northshore for learning this fun dance style. Tap Dance is a form of dance that uses special shoes with metal plates on the sole to create rhythmic sounds and patterns. Your child’s feet become a percussion instrument striking the floor with different parts of the foot to create various sounds and rhythms. Tap class is a great way for your child to develop rhythm, coordination, and musicality.
beginner level dancers
Times: 5 pm – 5:45 pm (45-min)
Days of the Week: Wednesday
Fall Season Begins: August 9th (Register Now)
In this class, we will introduce your child to the exciting world of tap dancing and teach them the basics of tap technique. Throughout the class, your child will advance to skills such as buffalo, paradiddle, and maxi fords. We will encourage your child to express themselves and have fun while learning this exciting dance form.
Times: 6:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Days of the Week: Thursday
Fall Season Begins: August 10th (Register Now)
In Tap II, students will continue to build on the foundation of the tap technique they learned in beginner classes. Students will learn more complex rhythms and patterns and faster footwork and syncopation.
advanced level dancers
Times: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Days of the Week: Monday
Fall Season Begins: August 7th (Register Now)
Tap III class is designed for experienced students who have a solid foundation in tap and are ready to push their boundaries and explore new techniques. In this class, dancers will be challenged with intricate footwork, syncopated rhythms, and complex combinations while honing their musicality and precision.
Times: 10 am – 11 am
Days of the Week: Tuesday
Fall Season Begins: August 8th (Register Now)
Our Adult tap class is a fun and energetic dance class that combines rhythm, coordination, and musicality. This class teaches you how to make music with your feet. Throughout the class, you will learn a variety of tap steps and combinations, ranging from basic steps, such as shuffles and flaps, to more complex movements, like time steps and paradiddles.