Beginning Tap Dance With A Whole Lotta’ Body!
Learn fun, simple tap steps and beautiful tap technique while you glide and shimmy around the room! This class will concentrate on “The Whole Package.” Extend your arms, move your upper body, find your own unique style and let your personality shine through as you tap dance!
Bio: Susan Main is a Northern California dance teacher, choreographer, producer and performer. She has taught tap at U.C. Santa Cruz and Razz-Ma-Tazz Dance Company in Santa Cruz; Santa Rosa Junior College, The Dance Center and Sebastopol Community Center in Sonoma County; Mason-Kahn Studio and The Center For Performing Arts in San Francisco; and Gualala Arts and The Arena Theater in Mendocino County. Outside of the studio, she has choreographed for 42nd Street Moon in San Francisco and The Santa Rosa Players. She was the tap coach for the cast of “Cole!” at Theater on the Square, San Francisco. She also teaches modern, jazz, musical theater, storytelling, singing and dancing for everyone, and general playfulness.
During her time producing at The San Francisco Jazz Festival, she was instrumental in bringing The Jazz Tap Summits to Davies Symphony Hall, staring The Nicholas Brothers, Honi Coles, Savion Glover, Jimmie Slide, Steve Condos, Sandman Sims, Bunny Briggs, and bay area favorites Sam Weber, Mark Mendonca and Camden Richmond.
She currently performs with the improvisational Wing It! Performance Ensemble, Oakland. In the past she has performed with Patti Meagher in Berkeley, Lynne Jassem (from Brenda Buffalino’s Tap Dance Orchestra) in San Francisco, Tapestry Dance Company in Santa Rosa, and Rosie Radiator, all over San Francisco.
1274 Marlesta Road
Pinole, CA 94564