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REGISTER NOW FOR 2024:

CHOREOGRAPHY RESIDENCIES
AUG 26-29

MAIN FESTIVAL WEEKEND
AUG 30—SEPT 2

The DC Tap Festival, presented by the Chloé and Maud Foundation, is the largest tap festival in the world! This annual event offers master dance classes, a filmmaking workshop, panel discussions, dance battles, jam sessions and entrepreneurship courses. 

Our mission is to inspire and unite tap dancers and dance lovers from around the world, and together, heighten the global respect and appreciation for the rich American art form of tap dance. We welcome all people, regardless of economic status, age, gender, artistic or cultural background. The DC Tap Fest is a haven for the creative and artistic process, and fosters the growth of the next generation of artists, entrepreneurs and world changers.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT LEVEL DO I REGISTER FOR?

These are suggestions of what level might be most appropriate for you or your dancer coming to ...

WHAT IS A CHOREOGRAPHY RESIDENCY?

The Choreography Residencies are 4-day workshops...

ARE FESTIVAL T-SHIRTS INCLUDED IN PACKAGE DEALS?

No, they are not. Festival T-Shirts are sold separately and can be purchased at the merch...

WHAT DO I NEED TO DO TO BE IN THE VIDEO SHOOT?

Video shoot dancers MUST learn choreography in their chosen level before the day of the video ...

WHAT IS THE STUDENT SHOWCASE AND CUTTING CONTEST?

Student Showcase: Students are given the opportunity to showcase their talents. Max 1 ...

WHAT IS THE TEACHER TRAINING WORKSHOP?

The teacher training workshop is a three day program led by acclaimed educator Karida ...

LOCATIONS:

Click to see all locations!

WHAT DO THE I LOVE TAP PACKAGES INCLUDE?

I LOVE TAP! Packages include unlimited classes in your chosen level. (Adv, Int/Adv, Int, or Beginner) ...

ARE CONCERT TICKETS INCLUDED IN PACKAGE DEALS?

No, they are not. Concert tickets are sold...

HOW DO I BUY A TICKET TO THE ALL STAR CONCERT?

Open for instructions to purchase tickets. 

DO CHOREOGRAPHY RESIDENCY STUDENTS PERFORM IN THE CONCERT?

Yes! They will perform in the concert. Each teacher will let students know what they will wear ...

WHAT IS SISTERHOOD/BROTHERHOOD?

Sisterhood/Brotherhood Classes are an opportunity to build self-esteem, set dreams and goals, ...

WHAT IS THE ADULT PROGRAM/ADULT BEGINNER CLASSES?

These are classes for students 16+ where dancers have the opportunity to discuss, collaborate, and ...

THERE ARE NO REFUNDS!

If you have any questions regarding registration, email: registrar@dctapfest.com.
All other questions can be directed to dctapfest@gmail.com.

DCTF SCHEDULE

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SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
PLEASE REFER TO WEBSITE FOR MOST UP TO DATE INFO.

2024 FACULTY

FACULTY SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

HOTEL INFO

The DC Tap Festival is held at

THE WESTIN WASHINGTON DC CITY CENTER

1400 M ST NW, WASHINGTON DC, 20005

JOIN US IN 2024!

DCTF 2023 Music Video - Honoring Tina Turner

Choreographed and Directed by Chloe Arnold, Shot and Edited by Walker Ucherek

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