As the official reference manual of the Dance Masters of America, this tap dance resource contains more than 1,500 up-to-date entries about every facet of this uniquely American art form. It provides a history of tap dance as well as the dancers who defined it. This manual also includes a comprehensive dictionary of tap and dance terminology with a special section devoted to teachers.
"For those interested in the American tap scene, this manual would be a treat..." -- Dance Expression, October 2003. "The dictionary, [which] includes directions for many steps, is the heart of the book." -- Dance Spirit, May/June 2003. "Fletcher's "Tapworks" has been adopted by the Dance Masters of America as the official tap manual. " -- Choice, June 2003. "An important reference for teachers of tap dance." -- Journal Of Dance Education, October 2003.
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 184
Published: 1st April 2002
Publisher: Princeton Book Company
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.5 x 28.0 x 1.3
Weight (kg): 0.47
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised