Tagged Tap

Jenai Cutcher honoring Brenda Bufalino

The Tap Renaissance became a very different opportunity for audiences to get deeper into our rhythms and forms. Tap stopped being seen as just entertainment but as a real art-form — which it always was. -Brenda Bufalino Sifting through books and digital searches, I came across numerous images and fact about Brenda Bufalino and her…

Patti Vickerman honoring Eleanor Powell

“A tap dancer is really a frustrated drummer.” -Eleanor Powell As a dancer during the Golden Age of Hollywood, Eleanor Powell reigned as the top female tap dancers for MGM.  The only person who equaled her in terms of talent was Fred Astaire, who she partnered with in films. It is said that Eleanor was the…