The 22nd Annual International Soul to Sole Tap Festival 

June 8th - 12th, 2022

LIVE IN AUSTIN, TX

 

Tapestry's Soul 2 Sole Festival is a rhythmic & musical experience for Adults & Teens 

connecting tap dance techniques, history and legacy to lives and life.

One unique and individual step at a time...

(Austin, TX) – Tapestry Dance Company, North America’s oldest full-time, professional repertory tap dance company presents its annual festival of rhythm with the 21st Annual Soul to Sole Festival, June 8th-12th 2022. This one-of-a-kind, “Austintatious” tap festival will bring world renown tap artists from around the world for a soulful live reunion and an opportunity for the participants to look inward and upward to unpack and discover what it is to be a tap-dancing artist from many of the leaders in the field.

This season, nine artistic souls will join together in a rhythmic reunion of “Friends in Time” - a twenty-one-year legacy of Tapestry’s Soul to Sole International Tap Festival and our international friendships through rhythm and legacy.  Events include 58 classes, tap jams, panel discussion and two live performances with the Souls Jazz Trio at The Rollins Theatre, Austin, TX (thelongcenter.org).

All seasoned international solists and educators, this year’s festival artists include Bril Barrett (MADD Rhythms, Chicago), Alexandria “Brinae Ali” Bradley (Johns Hopkins Peabody Institute, MD / Tapology, MI) , Acia Gray (Tapestry Dance / Austin) , Jason Janas (Hoofin’ Ground / Detroit), Tony Merriwether (True Sound Rhythm Productions, CA), Anthony Morigerato (AM Dance, & Operation Tap, NY), Sarah Reich (Tap Music Project, NY), Keith Terry (Crosspulse, CA) and Nicholas Van Young (Dorrance Dance & IFRTRA, NY).

MASKS ARE OPTIONAL THROUGHOUT FESTIVAL AS LONG AS

AUSTIN STAYS IN A LOW RISK COVID CATEGORY