July Newsletter

On Tap July notes:yes, On Tap is on vacation from regular scheduled classes but, as promised, there is one workshop scheduled now for you all! Here it is. Please RSVP¬† ASAP. ūüôā¬†¬†

On Tap presents: a Summer Dance Workshop:

Irish Sean-nos dancing

with dance champ Nora Sherwood

Thursday, July 14   6:00-7:00pm

Don’t worry if you don’t know what sean-nos is, you’ll learn ! ¬†If you enjoy tap and “Irish dance”, you’ll love it.

Bring your tap shoes if you have them, your Irish hard shoes if you have those, or your feet in socks works just fine too!

We’ll have tons of fun learning this social style of percussive, low to the ground, ¬†irish dance style.

Irish dance champ and musician, Nora Sherwood recently moved to the Oregon coast from Colorado, where she competed and taught for the Bennett School of Irish Dance. From céili to sean-nós and set to step, she enjoys sharing her love of Irish dance and the lively music that accompanies it.

Cost:  *$15.00    

*Register by Monday, July 13         

8 dancer minimum to run this class

Drop ins welcome  $18.00

For more information: stacey@ontapdancing.com or 503-930-9333

2) Also coming our way ..Wednesday, August 31 at Main Street Park, Monmouth

                                                          The Celtic musical group Coming Up Threes

                                                      at Main Street Park Amphitheater. 6:30-8:30pm

Who would like to carpool???!!!

3) Happy July birthday to Emily Vetter ! I hope it is the tappiest yet! We will celebrate with the birthday dance when you next return to On Tap. Thinking about you on your special day!!

4) I hope you are all watching So You Think You Can Dance, Next Generation,  on Monday nights. Gabby has a  Tap Team! Pretty amazing talent and wonderful that tap dance is being recognized.

That’s all the news for now. Looking forward to seeing you all with Nora on Thursday the 14th!

Yours in tap,