Every ticket purchase benefits a dancer at Symmetry! You may register for a specific dancer at the event and your ticket will help them pay for their concert costumes!
$35 per person includes 16x20 canvas and all supplies.
You will be instructed by an Emmy award winning local artist, Eric Lusk. Eric will help us from start to finish. Come have fun and create a masterpiece just in time for decorating for the spring season.
Tickets must be pre-purchased. Just click the link on the event page!!
Come join us for a Master Class with Amy from Tap Ties on Saturday May 5th. The tap class will be taught at an intermediate level, but all dancers are welcome! The class is $35 per student. It is open to Symmetry dancers and other local dancers! Please let Blythe or Abby know if interested! Can't wait for an exciting afternoon of tap!
Amy Browne Smith received her BFA in Modern Dance from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. In addition to studying modern dance she trained intensively in ballet, jazz and tap dance with distinguished University of The Arts Faculty. After graduating from Uof A, Amy joined Tap Team Two and Company, Inc. under the direction of Robert F. Burden Jr. She trained, performed and taught extensively with Tap Team Two throughout the Pennsylvania and New Jersey independently and as part of community outreach programs and the Young Audiences program. She also toured the Penn State campuses with the company. Ms. Smith was with Tap Team Two and Co. for five years and was proud to dance the titled role of Cyndi’ella at The Painted Bride Arts Center. Amy then joined T.A.P. Teach All People directed by Nicole Hockenberry. Ms. Smith was Assistant Artistic Director, teacher, choreographer and performer/soloist with T.A.P. She has performed in many venues including a feature performance for the New York Foundation of the Arts at Town Hall in NYC.
Amy has never stopped training as a dancer. She attends Tap Festivals all over the country each year where she has studied with many tap masters. She has traveled to Texas, Chicago, Atlanta, New York City and while in Massachusetts she attended Rhee Gold Dance Life Retreat to attend the Tap Teacher Intensive where she was proud to study with Thelma Goldberg. She has also had the opportunity to perform at the Third Coast Rhythm Project in Austin, Texas and Big Apple Tap Festival in New York, NY. She has shared the stage with tap legends LaVaughn Robinson, Germaine Ingram, Shelley Oliver, Jason Samuels, Brenda Bufalino, Buster Brown and Germaine Salsberg. She is the former Program Director of the Lehigh Valley Dance Forum. Amy was the Director of Dance for Pennsylvania Youth Theatre and also served as an instructor and choreographer for 12 years. Currently, she teaches at Art of Dance studio where she has been teaching for the past 20 + years. Ms. Smith is a guest choreographer for the Moravian College Dance Company and an adjunct professor at Cedar Crest College and has been invited to teach at many performing art schools and universities including The University of the Arts. Recently, Amy was invited to Glendive, Montana where she taught a workshop and judged Badlands Crowning Stars Dance Competition.
Amy is proud to be a founding member of Tap Ties, a Lehigh Valley based professional tap company which she also serves as Co-Director and performer. As a part of Tap Ties, Ms. Smith teaches community tap classes at Moravian College and Lehigh University and also produces National Tap Dance Day Celebration and Tap Dance Festivals each year which have proudly been sponsored by Good Shepherd Performing Arts Rehabilitation Center. Amy enjoys sharing her knowledge and love of dance as an educator, choreographer and performer.
Join us for our annual Spring Dance Concert featuring Creative Movement, Jazz, Ballet, Modern, Tap, Hip-Hop and Contemporary dance selections. The show will take place on Sunday, June 10th at 1pm at the old Ritz Theater now CAPPA located at 222 Wyoming Avenue in Scranton.
Tickets are $15 for adults (pre-order), $20 At the door and $7 for children under 10. Tickets will be available for purchase after May 1st either online or at the studio.