Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA

We teach more than dance. We provide dance and acting training to students of all ages, levels and a

We provide classes and training in Acting, Ballet, Contemporary, Creative Movement, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Pointe, Tap, Tiny Tots and Triple Threat. We have classes for nearly everyone at any age: toddler, preschool, grade school, middle school, high school, college and adulthood. Our invaluable instructors, and staff, have a wide range of dance, acting and performing arts experience. Out

Operating as usual

12/26/2022

We would like to share our very own Gianna (13 years old) singing her solo during St. Margaret Mary School Christmas Concert.

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from everyone at the Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA

12/25/2022

We would like to share our very own Anthony (11 years old) singing Hallelujah during St. Margaret Mary School 4th / 5th grade Christmas Pagent.

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from everyone at the Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA

12/18/2022

Kandace Foltz, 75, of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, passed away on Friday, December 16, 2022, at the UPMC Harrisburg Hospital.

She is survived by her children, Kristin Foltz Petrou and her husband, Craig Petrou, of Harrisburg, Chris Foltz and his wife, Toni Romine Foltz of Enola, and Matthew Foltz and his wife, Jennifer of Harrisburg. "Nana" is survived by her nine grandchildren, Gianna, Stephen, and Anthony Petrou, of Harrisburg, Brett and Seth Foltz, of Enola, and Derrick, Zachary, Madison, and Giada Foltz, of Harrisburg. She is preceded in death by her sister, Donna Caputo, parents Philip and Dorothy Caputo, and husband, Stephen Foltz.

She was born on July 2, 1947, in Queens, New York. She graduated from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Elementary Education. She began teaching in the Central Dauphin School District, and retired after teaching 27 years at St. Margaret Mary School.

She was a member of Up with People, performed with local theatre groups, was a Eucharistic Minister, Founder and Director for St. Margaret Mary School musicals, and Adjudicator for the Hershey Theatre Apollo Awards. She was the original President of Foltz Enterprises and Co-Founder of the Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA. She was a member of the Holy Name of Jesus Church.

Her grandchildren were her pride and joy and always attended their events. She loved to travel, cruising, going to the beach, Disney World, and Broadway shows.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, December 21, 2022, from 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Both will be held at Holy Name of Jesus Roman Catholic Church, 6150 Allentown Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17112.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Kandy Foltz St. Margaret Mary Musical Fund, 2826 Herr St, Harrisburg, PA 17103.

Please share memories, photos, condolences, and gestures of sympathy on Kandy's Tribute Wall...
https://www.hooverfuneralhome.com/obituaries/Kandace-C-Foltz?obId=26679791

12/15/2022
Timeline photos 12/15/2022

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Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

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12/09/2022
12/03/2022

Announcing our 2023 summer tour season… IMMERSE YOURSELF ✨

We are so excited to be in all these cities next year, and there are even more city announcements to come- so stay tuned! 👀

Registration is OPEN, and now through January 1st, you get $200 off select cities 💰💰💰

Claim your spot now, Dreamers!! ⭐️⭐️⭐️

#2023

11/24/2022

This Thanksgiving, and every day of the year, we are thankful for each and every one of our students, parents, families, faculty and staff!

We wish everyone a happy, healthy, and safe Thanksgiving.

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

BroadwayWorld Central Pennsylvania Awards - Best Choreography Of A Play Or Musical 11/19/2022

BroadwayWorld Central Pennsylvania Awards - Best Choreography Of A Play Or Musical

We woud like to congratulate our very own Director, Kristin Foltz Petrou, for her BroadwayWorld "Best Choreography of a Play or Musical" nomination of The Wedding Singer at the Hershey Area Playhouse.

Please take this opportunity to "Cast Your Vote Now"!
https://www.broadwayworld.com/central-pa/liveupdateregion.cfm?btype=8044®ion=Central%20Pennsylvania

When voting, be sure to vote for...
Kristin Petrou - THE WEDDING SINGER (Hershey Area Playhouse)

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

BroadwayWorld Central Pennsylvania Awards - Best Choreography Of A Play Or Musical BroadwayWorld Central Pennsylvania Awards - Best Choreography Of A Play Or Musical

11/05/2022

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

How crazy is this!! Im beyond blessed and so excited to share this! What an unforgettable journey with an elite dream cast and choreographers.
Thank you my love runs deep🫶🏾🥹 Shout out to

The fact that I got to work alongside mikhail Baryshnikov , Rev Run , and Kurtis blow! Sheesh God is good and it was c complete honor .barysh 🫶🏾🫶🏾🫶🏾
✨ Stream , an Original special, on November 25 only on .

10/30/2022

Studio Closed: Monday, October 31, 2022
We are closed for Trick-or-Treat in Lower Paxton Twp. We would like to wish everyone a very safe and Happy Halloween!

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall , Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

‘Teenage me needed this’: Disney fans react as short animation Reflect tackles body dysmorphia 10/30/2022

‘Teenage me needed this’: Disney fans react as short animation Reflect tackles body dysmorphia

Dance is for every body!

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall , Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

‘Teenage me needed this’: Disney fans react as short animation Reflect tackles body dysmorphia One fan said they wished they had seen a character like this when they were young, before they ‘quit ballet because I didn’t want to be the fat girl in class any more’

10/25/2022

Halloween Costume & Parent Peek Week
October 24 - 29, 2022

Don't forget your Halloween costume, take photos in front of our window display, and post them Facebook, Instagram, etc. and use the hashtags:

We would sincerely like to thank Melissa Conchilla, of Celebration Sidekick, LLC (717-514-6679), for decorating our step and repeat window display...
https://www.celebrationsidekick.com

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall , Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

10/18/2022

Join us Sunday, October 30th from 6pm-8pm for
Trick or Treat.

10/08/2022

Zombiez Dance Party
Date: Friday, October 28, 2022
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Cost: $25 per person, per dance party
Ages: 4 - 12 years old
http://www.tapnarts.com/camps/

You’re invited to our Not-Very-Scary Halloween Dance Parties. Come dressed in your favorite costume, make witch crafts, play some ghoulish games, and dance until you’re dead – tired!

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

10/08/2022

Boo Bash Dance Party
Date: Friday, October 28, 2022
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Cost: $25 per person, per dance party
Ages: 4 - 12 years old
http://www.tapnarts.com/camps/

You’re invited to our Not-Very-Scary Halloween Dance Parties. Come dressed in your favorite costume, make witch crafts, play some ghoulish games, and dance until you’re dead – tired!

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

09/11/2022

"Even the smallest act of service, the simplest act of kindness, is a way to honor those we lost, a way to reclaim that spirit of unity that followed 9/11."
- President Barack Obama

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

09/05/2022

Closed: Monday, September 5, 2022 for Labor Day

Our 2022 - 2023 dance season begins Tuesday, September 6, 2022. We look forward to seeing everyone beginning tomorrow!

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

08/27/2022
08/24/2022

Kelsey Marie had her Adult Tap class take on the Lizzo challenge!

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio - Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg, PA 17109 08/18/2022

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio - Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg, PA 17109

Did you know we offer daytime dance classes?
https://www.tapnarts.com/daytime/

Although we offer a variety of daytime and evening classes, we currently have space in the following Triple Threat (Tap, Jazz & Ballet combination) dance classes:

Tuesday @ 1:00 p.m. (4 - 7 yrs)
Wednesday @ 11:00 a.m. (3 - 4 yrs)

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio - Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg, PA 17109 Dance studio in the Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg. Ballet, Contemporary, Creative Movement, Hip Hop, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Pointe, Tap, Tiny Tots, Triple Threat and Acting classes / lessons / training. Call (717) 652-1476.

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio - Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg, PA 17109 08/17/2022

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio - Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg, PA 17109

Register Now for our Triple Threat combination (Tap, Jazz and Ballet) dance classes for 3 - 7 year old boys and girls.
https://www.tapnarts.com/triple/

Classes are filling fast so stop by the Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio, located in the Colonial Park Mall, Monday - Thursday between 4:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio - Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg, PA 17109 Dance studio in the Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg. Ballet, Contemporary, Creative Movement, Hip Hop, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Pointe, Tap, Tiny Tots, Triple Threat and Acting classes / lessons / training. Call (717) 652-1476.

🔴Back To School Dance Party! Featuring: Drivers License, Levitating, & Dynamite 08/14/2022

🔴Back To School Dance Party! Featuring: Drivers License, Levitating, & Dynamite

Back to School = Back to Dance!
Stop by to register Monday - Thursday between 4:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

🔴Back To School Dance Party! Featuring: Drivers License, Levitating, & Dynamite Dance your way into the new school year with KIDZ BOP! Our Back To School Dance Party will get you ready for all the excitement this school year has to offer...

08/02/2022

Between August 2 - 6, 2022, Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio students, instructors and families can save an additional 20% OFF at Shoe Carnival!

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

07/29/2022

Come Dance With Us - Classes are Filling Fast!
Stop by to register for dance or acting classes
Monday - Thursday: 4:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

We strive to help students learn proper techniques, gain confidence and lasting friendships in a nurturing, noncompetitive environment.

We provide dance and acting training to students of all ages, levels and abilities. We give students the opportunity to be creative, original and express themselves through the performing arts.

We provide classes and training in Acting, Ballet, Contemporary, Creative Movement, Hip Hop, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Pointe, Tap, Tiny Tots and Triple Threat. We have classes for nearly everyone at any age: toddler, preschool, grade school, middle school, high school, college and adulthood.

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

07/22/2022

Wanted: Faculty Assistants
Now accepting applications for our 2022 - 2023 dance season!
https://form.jotform.com/71374114267959

In order to be considered a Tap ‘n Arts Dance Studio Faculty Assistant you:

Must be at least 10 years.

Must be enrolled at the Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio as an active dance student for the 2022 - 2023 season.

Must have been an active Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio dance student during the 2021 - 2022 season.

Must be able to arrive at least 10 minutes before your assigned class time.

Must be able to assist in the classes in which you are assigned.

Must not miss more than three classes you are assigned without notifying the class Instructor.

Must wear official Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio attire and assigned dance shoes during your classes.

Must follow direction of all Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio Directors, Instructors and Staff.

Must attend Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio Faculty Assistant training (dates and times to be determined).

Interested? Apply Now...
https://form.jotform.com/71374114267959

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

07/17/2022

Come Dance With Us - Classes are Filling Fast!
Stop by to register for dance or acting classes
Monday - Thursday: 4:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

We strive to help students learn proper techniques, gain confidence and lasting friendships in a nurturing, noncompetitive environment.

We provide dance and acting training to students of all ages, levels and abilities. We give students the opportunity to be creative, original and express themselves through the performing arts.

We provide classes and training in Acting, Ballet, Contemporary, Creative Movement, Hip Hop, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Pointe, Tap, Tiny Tots and Triple Threat. We have classes for nearly everyone at any age: toddler, preschool, grade school, middle school, high school, college and adulthood.

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall, Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

07/03/2022

Our very Acting Coach, Jasmine Ammons Bucher, is part of Hershey Area Playhouse The Wedding Singer's creative team as Director!

Get your tickets now...
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Get to know the cast and creative team of THE WEDDING SINGER! Get your tickets now at hap.booktix.com.

she/her. Jasmine Ammons Bucher (Director) is a vocalist, director, producer, and HAP board member. Bucher is an instructor and director of educational technology at Lebanon Valley College. She holds a BA in English and MBA from Lebanon Valley College, as well as an MA in humanities from the Pennsylvania State University. She received an Honorable Mention for the 2018 Tony Award for Excellence in Theatre Education. This is her fourteenth year directing productions at Palmyra Area High School, where she is president of the Palmyra Theatre Boosters and troupe director for International Thespian Society Troupe #8430. She has participated in master classes with Broadway’s Jenn Collela, Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Faherty, Tom Kitt, Lea Salonga, Morgan James, and Alex Newell. She previously directed ROCK OF AGES at the Hershey Area Playhouse.

07/03/2022

Our very own Owner, Director & Instructor, Kristin Foltz Petrou, is part of Hershey Area Playhouse The Wedding Singer's creative team as Choreographer!

Two of Kristin's children, Gianna (13) and Anthony (10), are also part of the show's cast!

Get your tickets now...
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Get to know the cast and creative team of THE WEDDING SINGER! Get your tickets now at hap.booktix.com.

she/her. Kristin Foltz Petrou (Choreographer) has been teaching dance at Tap ’n Arts Dance Studio in Harrisburg, Pa., for over 30 years where she is owner and director. Kristin has been in numerous musical productions from here to Vegas, and is about to enter her twelfth year as choreographer at Palmyra High School. She would like to say how much she loves her family for always supporting her in all of her endeavors!

07/03/2022

One of our very own Instructors, Kelsey Marie Hagstrom, is part of Hershey Area Playhouse The Wedding Singer's creative team as Choreographer!

Get your tickets now...
https://hap.booktix.com

Get to know the cast and creative team of THE WEDDING SINGER! Get your tickets now at hap.booktix.com.

she/her. Kelsey Hagstrom (Choreographer) has been dancing for 27 years and has been a dance instructor for 9 at Tap n Arts Dance Studio. She attended Slippery Rock University for a Bachelors in Early Childhood Education and Special Education.

06/21/2022

Summer Dance begins Tonight!
http://www.tapnarts.com/summer

As a reminder, our Summer dance sessions beginning tonight, Tuesday, June 21, 2022. Hurry, it is not too late to sign-up! This Summer we will be offering the following dance styles:

Ballet
Contemporary
Creative Movement
Hip Hop
Jazz
Musical Theatre
Tap
Tiny Tots
Triple Threat (Tap, Jazz and Ballet)

Lobby Hours:
Monday: 4:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Tuesday: 4:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Wednesday: 4:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursday: 4:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday - Sunday: CLOSED

Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio of Harrisburg, PA
Colonial Park Mall , Harrisburg
Phone: (717) 652-1476
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.tapnarts.com

Our Story

Since September 1990, the Tap 'n Arts Dance Studio has been providing dance and acting training to students of all ages, levels and abilities.

We teach more than dance. We strive to help students learn proper techniques, gain confidence and lasting friendships in a nurturing, noncompetitive environment.

We give students the opportunity to be creative, original and express themselves through the performing arts.

We provide training in Acting, Ballet, Contemporary, Creative Movement, Hip Hop, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Pointe, Tap, Tiny Tots and Triple Threat classes. Classes begin at 18 months, follow students throughout preschool, grade school, middle and high school and even into adulthood.

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Santa Did A Fly By
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Colonial Park Mall, 4600 Jonestown Road, Space 24
Harrisburg, PA
17109

Opening Hours

Monday 4:30pm - 8pm
Tuesday 4:30pm - 8pm
Wednesday 4:30pm - 8pm
Thursday 4:30pm - 8pm

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