In celebration of National Tap Dance Day, Town Hall will host a concert of tap featuring Savion Glover and others May 23. Adding to the performance will be the presentation of the 1999 Flo-Bert Lifetime Achievment Awards to Brenda Bufalino and Bunny Briggs. Maurice Hines will be the master of ceremonies. Dancing at Tap Extravaganza 1999 will be American Spirit Dance Company, members of the American Tap Dance Orchestra, Buster Brown, Feet 2 the Beat, Savion Glover and friends, Liz Homer-Smith, Mable Lee, Andrew Nemr, Jimmy Slyde, Hank Smith and Brazillians Valeria Pinheiro & Vata. The Frank Owens Trio will accompany the dancers.
Tickets ($50-$23) are available by calling Ticketmaster at (212) 307-4100. Town Hall is located at 123 W. 43rd Street.
-- By Christine Ehren