BEAT BATTLE: Tap Dance vs Beatbox… Who Won?

Toronto entertainer, actor and beatboxer a.k.a. SUBLIMINAL battles Toronto’s king of Tap Shawn Byfield This is footage from a few years ago, on television show Toronto Dances. Half the TV program featured yours truly. I’m collaborating with the amazing Sean “aka Subliminal” Mauricette. A fun shoot, and the entire show manifested a Gemini Award nominationContinue reading “BEAT BATTLE: Tap Dance vs Beatbox… Who Won?”

Toronto’s Favourite Adult Dance Studio Taps Into Morning News

BDX in the news! In case you missed it, here’s a segment from Breakfast Television live at my Toronto dance studio. We had four segments total and had the most FUN morning! Canada’s leading tap dance instructor & tap choreographer Shawn Byfield with dancers at Byfield Dance Experience demonstrate beginner tap dance steps on Toronto’sContinue reading “Toronto’s Favourite Adult Dance Studio Taps Into Morning News”

New Study Reports Negative Effects Of Homework

New Study Reports Negative Effects Of Homework A new study on younger school-age students shows that doing too much homework can decrease grades and actually diminish interest in the classroom. The excessive workload prevents kids from demonstrating comprehension, especially when studying scientific principles. “It’s true. Too much homework can be overwhelming and creates an undesirable,Continue reading “New Study Reports Negative Effects Of Homework”

NOTICE To Toronto Tap Dance Lovers

Love tap dance? This could be you. NOTICE To All Toronto Area Tap Dance Lovers: So you know how I love tap dance right? And know how I’m always providing cool opportunities for tap dancers to improve their skills? Well listen- the summer tap dance intensive I’m  holding at BDX is in a month! BUT… Read theContinue reading “NOTICE To Toronto Tap Dance Lovers”

FRIDAY NIGHT: Tap Dance Meets Latin Percussion

The percussive energy of latin drumming and tap dance rhythms collide! I’ll be joining SAMBA SQUAD this Friday May 22 at Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto, to celebrate the squad’s 10 year anniversary.  Led by master percussionist Rick Lazar, this group is a non-stop powerhouse of energizing samba, salsa, funk, cuban and more rhythms. My tap shoesContinue reading “FRIDAY NIGHT: Tap Dance Meets Latin Percussion”

Want Adult Tap Dancing Lessons in Toronto?

Hey tap dancing adults, If you haven’t been tap dancing in a while, here’s an example of what we do in class: All tap dancing lessons are downtown Toronto. The video above is an elementary tap dance lesson, for adults who used to tap but haven’t in a while. We were gettin’ our spicy LatinContinue reading “Want Adult Tap Dancing Lessons in Toronto?”