Summer Intensives

Tri-Tone Tap & Percussive Arts Summer Intensive with Tasha Lawson, Connor Denison, Kristian Alexandrov, Trudy Hipwell & Guests

The Tap and Percussive Arts Summer Intensive will provide an opportunity for Intermediate & Advanced level tap dancers to expand their rhythmic, musical and creative skillset.
The intensive will focus on enhancing technique (tap and body percussion), musicianship (West African drumming, and jazz trio), creative expression (improvisation and composition), and historical knowledge (honouring our masters and mentors/lineage).


Please contact if you have questions about level. 


Intensive includes: 

  • Rhythm Tap Technique
  • Body Percussion
  • Ethnomusicology; including African hand drumming & percussion and Jazz Music Clinic
      • Instruments provided
  • Tap and Body Music Improvisation
  • Composition & Repertoire
  • Footage & History on Lunch break
  • Tap Jam with Live Jazz Trio (Day 4 @ Espresso Cafe)



• Wednesday, July 12 – Friday, July 14, 2023 – In Studio – 11:00AM-5:00PM
Saturday, July 15, 2023 – Live Music Tap Jam Brunch – 12:30-2:30 PM


In Studio – Decidedly Jazz Danceworks – 5th Floor; 111 – 12 Ave. SE
Tap Jam Brunch – Espresso Cafe – 263 10th Street NW