The Richmond Academy of Dance - Celebrating 32 Years of Excellence

A photo from the Richmond Academy of Dance's Tap program.


Let your feet do the talking! Tap createselaborate rhythms and joyful music.Dancers are trained in various styles including Swing, Classic and Street Tap. The Academy offers classes from ages four and up, including aBeginner and Advanced Adult. Students have the chance to travel Tap Festivals held in key cities throughout North America to train with world famous Tap Masters and perform forinternational audiences.

Graduates from these programs have gone on to professional careers performing in Broadway Musicals, the Charlottetown Festival and the Tapestry Tap Company, North America’s only full-time tap company. Specialized teachers who have danced professionally andcontinue to undergo their own training development, pass on their expertise daily to provide unique results.