|Venue name:||American Tap Dance Center|
154 Christopher St
|Cross street:||between Greenwich and Washington Sts|
|Opening hours:||Fall session begins Sept 15.|
|Transport:||Subway: 1 to Christopher St–Sheridan Sq|
|Price:||Nine-month sessions $922–$2,815; tuition assistance available through the Gregory Hines Youth Scholarship Fund.|
Kids don't just learn how to do running flaps here; they're also immersed in the rich history of tap, from the Nicholas Brothers to contemporary tap dancers like Michelle Dorrance and Derick K. Grant (whom you may even catch rehearsing at the studios). Ages 3½ and up.