Tap at SHUFFLES

The TAP Program at SHUFFLES, under the direction of Gail P. Crutchfield, is Broadway-based Theater Tap with a strong emphasis on rhythm, musicality and style. Students are taught by SHUFFLES faculty and a musical director at the piano. Tap classes are grouped by age and ability. Invited classes are by audition only.

Musical Theatre at SHUFFLES

The MUSICAL THEATER program, under the direction of Buddy Crutchfield, uses a faculty of experienced Broadway actors, directors and choreographers to give firsthand skills to students. Classes strengthen acting, vocal, theater dance and audition technique using a variety of scripts, styles and shows.

Additional Classes

  • THEATER JAZZ
  • THEATER BALLET
  • PRIVATE LESSONS - Theater Jazz, Theater Ballet, Acting, Voice

Location

All classes are held at STUDIO MAESTRO located on Manhattan's Upper West Side at: 48 West 68th street (between Columbus Avenue and Central Park West).

Girls Uniform Requirements

  • Hair
        - Pulled out of face for Tap, Musical Theater and Theater Jazz
        - Worn in a bun for Theater Ballet/ Tap + Ballet Combo

  • AGES: 4-5, 5-7, 6-8 Classes
        - Tap: SHUFFLES black leotard with skirt, white socks, black Mary Jane tap shoes
        - Tap/Ballet Combo: SHUFFLES black leotard with skirt, white socks, black Mary Jane tap shoes and ballet shoes.

  • AGES 7-9 Classes
        - Tap: SHUFFLES black leotard with skirt, white socks, black Mary Jane tap shoes. Option to wear SHUFFLES t-shirt/tank with SHUFFLES tap shorts/leggings
        - Musical Theater Class: Above - jazz shoes

  • AGES 8+
        - Tap: SHUFFLES t-shirt & tap shorts/leggings, tap shoes
        - Musical Theater Class: SHUFFLES t-shirt & tap shorts/leggings, jazz shoes
        - Theater Ballet: SHUFFLES t-shirt & black shorts/leggings or leotard & tights, ballet shoes
        - Theater Jazz: SHUFFLES t-shirt & black shorts/leggings, jazz shoes

Boys Uniform Requirements

  • ALL AGES
        - Tap: SHUFFLES t-shirt, black shorts/sweats, tap shoes
        - Musical Theater Class: SHUFFLES t-shirt, black shorts/sweats, jazz shoes
        - Theater Ballet: SHUFFLES t-shirt & black shorts/sweats, ballet shoes
        - Theater Jazz: SHUFFLES t-shirt & black shorts/sweats, jazz shoes

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