Tap Technique

Tap is a great way to exercise the body and the mind! Your dancer will learn to create rhythmic patterns with their feet. Tap focuses on beat, timing, rhythm and coordination. This class will focus on more the technique side of tap and will not have a dance for the end of the year show.

Petite/Junior Tap Technique Intermediate Level is Tuesday at 7pm

Senior/Elite Tap Technique Advance Level is Thursday 5pm

Class Timetable

  Class Start Class End Teacher Room
Tuesday 7:00 pm 8:00 pm Laura Barks Studio 1
Thursday 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Hanna Gohn Studio 1
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm - with Laura Barks - at Studio 1
Thursday
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm - with Hanna Gohn - at Studio 1
Laura New 1

Laura Barks has been dancing since the age of four and teaching for over twenty years. She has coached numerous competition teams and earned several top awards throughout the years. Outside of studio life, Laura has choreographed musicals for Whitney and Rocklin high schools, performed with the Warrior Girls at Oracle Arena, and was a featured dancer in RCT’s ‘Young Frankenstein’. Laura also danced and choreographed for Tap Explosion in San Jose, a performing rhythm-tap company where she trained with such pros as the legendary Gregory Hines and Gracey Tune. Other professional credits include dancing for the NBA’s Golden State Warriors and a role in San Jose Civic Light Opera’s ‘No No Nanette’. She is thrilled to be back and a part of the Studio 65 staff.