Workshops & Events
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2G+ Rule (no exceptions). Detailed information here...
TapBeat uses the IQAir, Air Purifier: Reduces aerosols and viruses in indoor air (also Covid-19). Tested and certified. Properties + description. A safe distance to other dancers of at least 1.5 m is granted. Our teachers are are vaccinated, partially boosted and regularly tested.
Course 1: Tap Dance
Adv Beg + Intermediate
Mo, Aug 22 until Fr, Aug 26: 6:15–7:45 p.m.
Sa, Aug 27: 11:30–1:00 p.m.
Course 2: Tap Dance
Int Adv + Advanced
Mo, Aug 22 until Fr, Aug 26: 8:00–9:30 p.m.
Sa, Aug 27: 1:15–2:45 p.m.
Course 3: Tap Dance, Seniors
Wed, Aug 24: 11:30–12:30 p.m.
Course 4: Solo Jazz, Swing Dance
Mo, Aug 23: 7:15–8:15 p.m.
Practice possible on Saturday, Aug 27.
Children & Teenager classes:
Tap Teens: Mo, Aug 22 from 5:00–6:00 p.m.
Dance for Minis: Wed, Aug 24 from 4:00–4:45 p.m.
Tap Kids: Wed, Aug 22 from 5:00–6:00 p.m.
Dance Week Tuition: until July 22: after July 22:
Course 1 or Course 2 (6 x 90 minutes): 140,00 EUR 160,00 EUR
Single class (1 x 90 minutes): 30,00 EUR 35,00 EUR
Course 3 or Course 4 (1 x 60 minutes): 25,00 EUR 30,00 EUR
Dance for Minis: Free of charge 15,00 EUR
Tap Kids or Tap Teens: Free of charge 17,00 EUR
Tuition for TapBeat students with a contrac:
1 x 60 or 1 x 90 minutes free of charge.
Each additional class until July 22: 15,00 EUR / After July 22: 18,00 EUR
EVENTS on Saturday, Aug 27
5:00–6:30 p.m.: Dance Afternoon for the Dance Week participants
Practice time, dance together + Open stage.
Free of charge. Pre-registrtation required.
6:30–8:00 p.m.: Film Night (Tap Dance surprise film)
Admission on a donation basis.
The conditions of participation are on the registration form. Extract: Participation without written registration not possible. Participation "in person" or via Zoom possible. Make-up lessons are not possible during the dance week. No refunds of course fees will be made if the participant cannot come to the booked class. Subject to change without notice.
COMING UP: AUTUMN DANCE WEEK 2022
with Rubén Perez (Barcelona)
Detailed info and registration soon to be found here!
In addition to our normal classes in the studio, we also offer online classes via Zoom. The ideal solution for students who do not live in Berlin or for those who are prevented from coming to the studio.
The Zoom link and a short description of how Zoom works (download of the app not necessary) will be sent by email.
COMPACT COURSE FOR BEGINNERS WITH CRISTINA DELIUS
June 1–29, 2022
Download (PDF): Registration Form BOOKED UP!
Schedule: Wednesdays, 8:15–9:15 p.m. / 5 Classes, each 60 minutes.
Content: This compact course is for absolute beginners who want to learn their first Tap Dance steps. Ideal as a supplement to the mini-workshops in April and May or very good as an introduction to get to know this dance form. If there is interest, a new weekly beginner class will be offered regularly after the summer vacations (July 2022).
Material: Sportswear or comfortable clothing, with which you can move well. Tap shoes can be borrowed from TapBeat. In case we don't have your shoe size, please bring a pair of extra clean street shoes.
Compact course fees:
1 x 60 minutes: 18,00 EUR
5 x 60 minutes: 70,00 EUR
Conditions of participation: Participation without written registration not possible. Participation "in person" or via Zoom possible. Catch-up lessons are not possible for this course. No refunds of course fees will be made if the participant cannot come to the booked course. Detailed conditions of participation and hygiene rules can be found on the registration form. Subject to change without notice.
COMPACT COURSE SOLO AUTHENTIC JAZZ (SWING DANCE)
Teacher: Charlotte Liebenow
May 30–June 27, 2022
Download (PDF): Registration Form BOOKED UP!
The Authentic Solo Jazz compact course is offered for beginners and experienced dancers to dive into the world of swing dance together. In this course we will learn the roots of the dance, gain an understanding of the music, and find out how and what makes us move to swing jazz music.
This swing dance style is danced without a partner, but is very helpful in improving footwork for other partner dances that are equally part of the swing world (e.g. Charleston, Balboa, Linfy Hop).
We will become more familiar with various vintage routines such as the "Shim Sham". So we can start to improvise to new steps and rhythms by ourselves.
Timetable: Monday, 7:15–8:15 p.m. (60 minutes)
Compact course tuition fee:
1 class: 20,00 EUR (1 x 60 minutes)
4 classes: 60,00 EUR (4 x 60 minutes)
Missed classes cannot be recovered. No refunds will be made if the participant does not show up for the classes.
Material: You don't need to buy new shoes. Please bring an extra pair of comfortable shoes with a sole that is not too slippery, does not stain black and without heels.
Conditions of participation: Participation without written registration not possible. Participation "in person" or via Zoom possible. No refunds of course fees will be made if the participant cannot come to the booked course. Detailed conditions of participation and hygiene rules can be found on the registration form. Subject to alterations.
photo: Peter Groth
TAP DANCE MINI-WORKSHOPS WITH LUKE DOWLING
Next date: TBA Download (PDF): Registration Form
Topic: In this workshops, tap dance students who wish to expand their tap dance hobby, will learn new full dances from the Tap Dance repertoire or modern ones choreographed by Luke Dowling. The TapBeat stage will be available for show cases and performances in order to present the new learned material. By participating in this workshop, the tap student will be able to built a tap dance repertoire for different show purposes. One of them could be to become a member of the TapBeat-Company...
Course 1: Adv Beg + slow Intermediate
Timetable: 1:15–2:45 p.m.
Cours 2: Int Adv + Advanced
Timetable: 3:00–4:30 p.m.
Tuition: until ... : after ...:
1 x 90 minutes: 25,00 EUR 35,00 EUR
TapBeat-Students*: 20,00 EUR 25,00 EUR
* with a contract
Conditions of participation: Participation without written registration not possible. Participation at the Studio or via Zoom possible. Make-up lessons are not possible for this course. No refunds of course fees will be made if the participant is unable to come to the booked course. Schedule subject to alterations.
EVENT: „DANCING UNDER THE ARCH!“
Due to the increasing number of covid19 cases in Berlin, we have decided to postpone our dance afternoons. Exact dates TBA.
Dance afternoon at TapBeat for all those who wish to try several dance styles, rehearse together, watch dance movies, learn about improvisation (with or without jam) or present small dance numbers at our open stage..
During the event: information desk and talk about dance. The TapBeat Bar offers a choice of small dishes and drinks for an additional charge.
When?: on the last Saturday of a month.
Charge: 10,00 EUR for non-members.
TapBeat students with a contract are requested to give a small donation at the door.
Would you like to join us? Please register at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WORKSHOPS & EVENTS IN PREPARATION: Subject to change!
TAPBEAT GOES TO NEW YORK!
Date: Planned for summer 2024
TapBeat group trip to New York and participation in the Tap City Festival by Tony Waag and others.
Open to TapBeat students and tap dance enthusiasts!
Detailed info will be here in January 2023.
JUMP RHYTHM© TECHNIQUE WORKSHOP*
with Special Guest Billy Siegenfeld (USA)
Workshop topic: „drumming and rhythmic song-dancing“/full bodied rhythm-making“. Ideal for tap dancers and dancers of different styles and musicians.
* = directed system of body-voice training guided by the African-originated concept of full-bodied rhythm-making called ngoma (“drumming and rhythmic song-dancing”).
More about the Jump Rhythm© concept:
please click here...
Photos and videos: please click here...
Detailed information (schedule, tuition fee and registration form) soon online.
Canceled. New dates TBA!
TAPBEAT STAGE: „WHAT DO YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU GIVE UP“ –
A Play About Letting Go – June 19–20, 2020 at 8:00 p.m.
An original theater play written and choreographed by Billy Siegenfeld.
In English with many dance scenes.
Plot: A rehearsal between two actors turns into explosions of angst, politics, literature, motherhood, forgiveness, and love — with snatches of song, a handful of dances, rants about life, and impassioned appeals to both the moon and Jane Austen.
Cast: Billy Siegenfeld und Jordan Batta
Technical director: Joshua Weckesser
Friday and Saturday at the TapBeat stage.
Beginn: 8:00 p.m. / Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: 15,00 € (no discounts).
Early reservations recommended at email@example.com
More about the play, cast and trailer: https://jumprhythm.org/whats-playing/
Quotation: „What Do You Want To Be When You Give Up“ exceeded all expectations. It's a must-see. An original display of acting, singing and dancing seldom seen on stage or screen. The smoothest couple since Fred and Ginger.“ – Suzy and Sam Novenstern, young-at-heart senior citizens...
Cristina Delius celebrates the foundation of her first Tap Dance Studio in Berlin with her mentor and tap virtuoso Brenda Bufalino (New York) and tap dancer and film director Jenai Cutcher (Chicago) at TapBeat in Berlin.
Photo©: Betti Franceschi
Tap Dance Workshops,
Tap Talk and Show.
Detailed information in preparation.
Foto©: William Frederking
(Dates Subject to alterations)
PERSONALIZED TAP DANCE WORKSHOPS!
Beginner to Professional levels. Book your private Workshop with us!
Our personalized workshops allow us to design a program just for you, customized to your goals, needs, and learning style.
Requirements: you are a small group who wishes to work exclusively two, three or more days with Cristina Delius? Then please write us an email with your request and don't forget to include the following information:
1. What are your goals or special needs?
2. Desired dates
3. Number of participants
4. Contact person and phone number
Please send your request to TapBeat:
phone: +49 30-886 24 158 / mobil: +49 152 277 38 706 / email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: This workshops can be taken at TapBeat or in a location of your choice.
We would love to come and do a performance for you!
Galas, events, birthday parties, theater programs, children shows...
Minimum 10 minutes.
Maximum 60 minutes.
Or upon request.
How to book: Contact us at +49-30-886 24 158 or visit the Homepage of our Tap Dance Company Chili con Tap.
CHILDREN'S DANCE BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS
For children (Age: 6+) and teenagers.
Celebrate your child's birthday at our dance studio.
Offer includes: Tap Dance, Irish Dance, Hip Hop classes or Mini Dance Shows for the birthday child and his guests. Please click on the picture in order to access our "Birthday Party" homepage.
TapBeat Office Hours:
Tuesdays: 9:00–10:00 a.m. + 4:00–6:00 p.m.
Wednesdays: 4:00–6:00 p.m.
Thursdays: 4:00–6:00 p.m.
Other dates by appointment.
Monday–Friday: by phone or email. Phone calls from 10:00 a.m. on (except on Tuesday + Thursdays.
Weekends: Closed. Exceptions: during workshops or events.
The office is closed during school holidays and studio holidays.
Address & Contact
TapBeat, International Tap Dance Center
Director: Cristina Delius
(between Grolman and Uhlandstraße)
S3, S5, S7, S9, S75 Savignyplatz
U1 Uhlandstraße, U9 Zoologischer Garten
U7 Wilmersdorfer Straße
M49, X34 Savignyplatz
M19, M29 Uhlandstraße and other busses
Find us here
phone: +49 30 / 886 24 158
mobil: +49 152 / 277 38 706