From original influences of African tribal dances and clogging from countries like Ireland and Scotland to more modern influences, tap dancing is one of the more fun and upbeat styles of dance to learn. Most tap lessons offered are known as Broadway style with influences from Gene Kelly and even dating back to Fred Astaire. Whether trying out tap as an adult or child, these five South Florida dance studies cater to all skill levels in their tap dancing lessons. Each studio has their own style but all are some of the best in the area.

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Miami Dance Studio
222 N.E. 25th St., Suite 102
Miami, FL 33137
(305) 572-1119
www.miadancestudio.com

Whether looking for a tap class for yourself or your child, this studio has both child and adult tap classes. Since this studio offers open enrollment throughout the year anyone can join anytime and the first class is always free! From beginners to advanced level dancers all are welcome and the studios number one goal is to provide “an environment that will inspire.” Be sure to follow their social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for their latest news and updates.

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Dance Gallery
4840 S. W. 72nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33155
(305) 666-8277
www.dancegalleryinc.comThis studio offers both adult and child tap classes. For the younger kids they even have a tap and ballet combination class. This studio also has a competition team, including tap. Click here for pricing information. Don’t forget to ‘like’ them on Facebook or follow them on Twitter & You Tube for more information on this studio and their classes.

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Muse Center for the Arts
99 S.W. 14th St.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
(954) 525-4004
www.musearts.orgOffering both adult and child tap classes, this studio is a top notch professional experience for any student that chooses to attend here. Enrollment is open all year as long as there is availability in the selected class. Muse stands for Mastering Unique Self Expression, which is the core mission at this studio. Head over to their Facebook page for even more information and updates.

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Arthur Murray Dance Centers
2916 Ponce De Leon Blvd.
Coral Gables, FL 33134
(305) 444-6136
www.arthur-murray.comOutside of the talented teachers and nice studio, another defining trait of this studio is they have been in business for 100 years! They offer not just recreational tap but also competitive classes for all ages and levels. In addition to the Coral Gables studio they also have a location in Boca Raton. ‘Like’ them on Facebook for their latest updates and news.

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Meg Segreto’s Dance Centre
11336 State Road 84
Davie, FL 33325
(954) 476-6612
www.megsegretosdancecentre.comThis is one of the best schools in South Florida for children’s dance classes and programs. They are currently celebrating their 30th year of providing top notch dance instruction to South Florida. They offer tap classes for youth of all skill levels. Follow them on Facebook for more information on this studio and their classes.

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