Giveaway: Tickets To Tap N’ Time at 3rd Annual Jersey Tap Fest

BY  |  Thursday, Aug 23, 2012 10:30am  |  COMMENTS (6)

WINNER: Congratulations to emilyz!

The 3rd Annual Jersey Tap Fest begins today and runs through Saturday, August 25. It’s a four day tap extravaganza with instruction for the smallest hoofers to adults ending in Tap n’ Time, a tap dancing show featuring all the participants from the classes.

Tap Fest offers 25 tap dance classes held at the Broadway Performing Arts dance Studio, 257 Broad Street, Bloomfield, to celebrate young, emerging tap artists and master classes running from August 23 -25.

Founded by Hillary-Marie Michael, Jersey Tap Fest provides repertoire classes to celebrate today’s young, emerging tap dance artists and master classes to celebrate the tap masters and allow them to train the artists who are the future face of the tap dance community. JTF instructors have impressive resumes.

The main stage performance, Tap N’ Timepromises you an entertaining evening of song, rhythmical dance and astounding tapping feet with performances by: 2011 Bessie Award  winner Michelle Dorrance, the inspirational one-legged tap dancer Evan Ruggiero who will provide a special performance – amputated in 2010 as a result of bone cancer, Karen Callaway Williams, Jason Janas, Hillary-Marie Michael, Jeff Foote, Hank Smith, Kyle Wilder, Josie Say, Boston Tap Company, NJTAP2 (NJTAP Ensemble youth company), Beat Club Crew, What’s On Tap, Mary No & Co, and many more!

Tap N’ Time will be on Saturday, August 25 at 7:30 pm at the Westminster Arts Center of Bloomfield College and we have four tickets to give away to one lucky Barista Kids reader.

To enter, keep reading….

Simply tell us who is your favorite tap dancer in the comment section. Is it Gregory Hines, Sammy Davis Jr., Gene Kelly, Fred Astaire, Savion Glover…? One person who replies to this post by 11:59 p.m. EST on Friday, August 24, 2011 will be chosen at random to receive 4 tickets to the Tap n’ Time show at the Westminster Arts Center on Saturday, August 25 at 7:30 pm.

Please post only once. No purchase necessary. Starts Thursday, August 23 at 10:30 am EST and ends Friday, August 24, 2011, at 11:59 pm. Open to U.S. residents ages 18 years and older. Void where prohibited.

If you aren’t the lucky winner, you can purchase tickets to Tap ‘n Time here. It’s a great show, see for yourself below…


  1. POSTED BY arch  |  August 23, 2012 @ 12:16 pm

    Fred and Ginger together of course

  2. POSTED BY emilyz  |  August 23, 2012 @ 1:13 pm

    Gene Kelly — Singin’ in the Rain!

  3. POSTED BY Kristin  |  August 23, 2012 @ 4:21 pm

    I love tap dancing no matter who is doing it – but for live it’s got to be Savion Glover. On film – I agree with Emily: Gene Kelly!

  4. POSTED BY amapola  |  August 24, 2012 @ 2:03 pm

    Fred Astaire, absolutely.

  5. POSTED BY boonanas  |  August 24, 2012 @ 6:47 pm

    savion glover, remember him from bamboozled

  6. POSTED BY Tim Lynch  |  August 24, 2012 @ 8:22 pm

    There are so many good ones … but I’ve gotta go with Gene Kelly.

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