The Tap Dance Kid

The Tap Dance Kid

The Tap Dance Kid was nominated for seven Tony Awards (including Best Musical) and follows the story of an upper-middle-class Black family and a 10-year-old’s dream of becoming a professional tap dancer despite the challenges posed by his lawyer father and society. Tony Award-winning director Kenny Leon (A Raisin in the Sun) leads this revival, bringing a fresh take to the production with new tap sequences by choreographer Jared Grimes (After Midnight) to hits such as “Fabulous Feet” and a concert adaptation by Lydia Diamond (Stick Fly), reminding us of the power of family and dance as a force of healing.

SYNOPSIS: A young boy from an upper-middle-class black family nurses a dream to become a tap dancer, with the encouragement of his uncle and despite the disapproval of his father.

Directed by Kenny Leon
Chreography by Jared Grimes
Concert Adaptation by Lydia Diamond
Guest Music Director Joseph Joubert

Featuring Dulé Hill

Show Times: Wednesday-Friday @7:30PM, Saturday @2PM & 8PM, Sunday @2PM & 7PM