Home/Absolute Beginner Tap




Apr 23, 2020 - Jun 04, 2020


12:30 pm - 1:00 pm


$5 - $10/class, sliding scale

Absolute Beginner Tap

Ages 16 – 76

Class offered online!
Thursdays, 12:30 – 1:00 p.m.

This class is for the absolute novice, who has always wanted to make music with their feet. You will learn technique and vocabulary AND your stamina and balance will improve! Gloria loves to share her knowledge of this uniquely American Art form….tap dance! Class will include stretching at the start and end of class, with 20 minutes of tap in the middle.

No tap shoes required!

  • Session: Ongoing, classes ended June 4, 2020.
  • Cost: $5 – $10/class, sliding scale. Payments accepted via PayPal or check.
  • How to Register: Contact Gloria at (513) 541–7443.

To attend virtual class:

Follow the registration instructions above. Link to attend classes will be emailed to you directly. Classes are hosted using Zoom, and can be attended from a computer, iPad, or smartphone; you will need to download the Zoom Mobile App. We recommend testing Zoom on your device prior to the start of class by clicking here.

About the Instructor Gloria Esenwein
Gloria Esenwein is a dancer/teacher/choreographer and licensed massage therapist. Esenwein has taught modern, jazz, tap, and improvisation as a 25+ year member of the Cincinnati dance community. She has taught and led movement workshops for senior citizens, MRDD adults and residents of healthcare facilities. Her tap dance studies have included classes with Gregory Hines, Diane Walker, and Savion Glover. She organized the first celebration in Cincinnati, of National Tap Dance Day, and established Women of Sole, and The Step Sisters, local rhythm tap performing groups. She employs a call and response method in teaching, along with humor and tap history.


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