The Complete Experience

Includes the 6 HOUR re-playable WORKSHOP: 6 Master Tap Classes in the level of your choice, 1 Afro-Funk dance class, Industry Talks, History Lessons, and a Jam Party. PLUS The STUDENT SHOWCASE with adjudication, and The CONCERT experience hosted by Chloe and Maud!! Videos are available until May 8th.

The Tap Fest Workshop

6 HOUR re-playable WORKSHOP (plus link to view later) :  5 Master Tap Classes in the level of your choice, 1 Afro-Funk dance class, Industry Talks, History Talk, and a Jam Session. Videos are available until May 8th.

Student Showcase & Adjudication

Show us what you got! Submit Solos, Duos, Trios, Groups, or lines. Receive expert adjudication by Chloe & Maud. The cost is $30 per entry. When you register, you will get a link to upload your videos. Upload Instructions will be sent to you. Solos and Duos must be under 2 minutes and Groups or Lines under 3 minutes. Submissions received after April 1st will be returned within 10 days.

Concert hosted by Chloe & Maud

Performances by some of our esteemed master faculty & The Syncopated Ladies, plus fun-filled audience participation. Plus post performance Q&A. Videos are available until May 8th.

Donate to The Chloe & Maud Foundation

Tax-deductible

This year, The Chloe & Maud Foundation directly reached over 5000 young people (plus millions more online) from underserved communities around the world via need-based scholarships, after school programs, in school performances, free tap shoes, theater experiences, first time travel, mentorships, and performance opportunities. Please help us continue to do this valuable work. Arts saves lives

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Founders

Festival Co-Founder

Chloe Arnold

Emmy nominated Choreographer, Co-Founder of DC Tap Festival & Founder of the Syncopated Ladies. Credits Include: The Late Late Show with James Corden, Beyonce, The Ellen Show.

Festival Co-Founder

Maud Arnold

Maud is the co-founder of Chloe and Maud Productions and Chloe and Maud Foundation. She is a founding member of the Syncopated Ladies and has appeared in numerous Television Shows, commercials and stages worldwide. Maud exudes her passion for tap dancing with her high energy, fun and action-packed dancing.

Special Guest!

Dianne Walker - History Talk

Dianne Walker also known as Lady Di, is an American tap dancer. Her prolific career spans Broadway, television, film, and international dance concerts. Her enthralling stories and experiences are sure to inspire us all!

Special Guest!

Jared Grimes - Life on Broadway, on television, and performing with Wynton Marsalis' Jazz Orchestra

Jared Grimes has danced alongside legends Wynton Marsalis Gregory Hines, Debbie Allen, Ben Vereen, Jerry Lewis, and has performed for Barack Obama. His theater credits include, “A Soldiers Play” on Broadway, "After Midnight on Broadway", and The Radio City “Spring Spectacular” His television acting credits include Foxs' "Fringe", HBO's "Boardwalk Empire", and NBCs “Manifest”. His feature film credits include, Paramount's, "The Marc Pease Experience", "Little Manhattan", Elevation Filmwork's' "First Born," and The Korean film “Swing Kids”. Grimes has choreographed for Cirque Du Soleil and Broadway shows. Jared is currently playing the recurring role of Adrian Shannon in season 2 of NBC's hit show, Manifest.

The Concert Experience hosted by Chloe and Maud

Performances by some of our esteemed master faculty & The Syncopated Ladies, plus fun-filled audience participation. Plus post performance Q&A.

Student Showcase & Adjudication

Submissions welcome through 4/6/2020

Show us what you got! Submit Solos, Duos, Trios, Groups, or lines. Receive expert adjudication. Fee is per entry. (no limit on entries). Adjudication will be sent back by 4/11/20

Master Teachers

Live From NYC!

Michelle Dorrance

MacArthur Genius, Founder: Dorrance Dance, Broadway Choreographer.

Live from NYC!

Jared Grimes

Broadway Star, NBC's Manifest, Wynton Marsalis.

Live From Albany!

Anthony Morigerato

Emmy nominated Choreographer, Founder: Operation Tap.

Master Teachers

Live From DC via Brazil!

Charles Renato

Brazilian Tap Star, 24/7 Convention, Apt 33.

Live From Chicago, IL!

Bril Barrett

Founder of world renowned Tap Company MADD Rhythms.

Live from Los Angeles!

Melinda Sullivan

LaLa Land, Broadway Choreographer, Syncopated Ladies.

Master Teachers

Live from Chicago, IL!

Star Dixon

MADD Rhythms, Dorrance Dance, Founder: Tap for Tots.

Live from Los Angeles!

Anissa Lee

Syncopated Ladies, Post Modern JukeBox.

Live from Los Angeles!

Assata Madison

Syncopated Ladies, Community Leader.

Master Teachers

Live From North Carolina!

Jabu Graybeal

Post Modern Jukebox, Broadway, Apt 33.

Live From DC!

Jason Holley

Broadway, Tokyo Disney.

Live From DC!

Roxy King

DC Tap Fest All Star, Brazil International Tour.

FAQ- Frequently Asked Questions

  • What will I need?

    1. High Speed Internet Connection. 2. Tap Shoes? If you do not have tap shoes, wear hard- soled shoes or sneakers, last resort socks! 3. Tap Floors? Alternative solution: Cardboard box taped to your floor to avoid scuffing.

  • What does, "Buy one, Donate one" mean?

    For every paid registration, The Chloe & Maud Foundation will donate 1 pass to a dancer in need.

  • What Level classes are offered? Age limit?

    BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE, ADVANCED. ALL AGES are welcome to participate.

  • What time is the workshop? Will there be a recording available after?

    9:00am - 3:00pm PACIFIC TIME (CALIFORNIA) Login 30-45 Minutes prior to sort out tech!

  • What are the classes being offered?

    5 Master tap classes, 1 afro-funk class, hear industry professionals, and a history lesson, jam session.

  • Can I buy Individual classes?

    NO. We have designed an all day experience. Feel free to take breaks as needed.

  • Can I switch class levels during the day?

    YES! You can simply click between the live streamed levels to find the level that fits you best!

  • Will we know the class schedule in advance?

    NO. Schedules will be announced the morning of. We reserve the right to move classes around as needed.

  • If I have more than 1 household member participating do I need to pay for every participant?

    In order to be considered for prizes and scholarships, each student must register separately.

Thank you for so kindly being a part of our community!

There is a no-refund policy. All sales are final. The online content will be available for 30 days until May 1st. Thank you.