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Aaron Burr is a Carolina native and the founder of the Palmetto Tap Intensive. Aaron saw Tap Dogs at six years old, and then, fifteen years later, he attended their auditions in NYC. Upon receiving the offer, Aaron toured internationally with the show. At 12 years old, ten-time Tony Award winner Tommy Tune invited Aaron to join him on the National Tour of Dr. Dolittle. He had the honor of performing a tap duet alongside Mr. Tune for nine months. At 16, Aaron ...read more
Aaron’s tap class is a rhythm-based class with focus on technique and musicality. Aaron strongly believes that tap dancers are musicians, as well as dancers. The class starts off with an energetic warmup that takes familiar steps, turns them upside down, and challenges each student. After the warmup, you’re usually met with a brainteaser in the center before doing some across-the-floor work. Aaron likes to create combinations to different types of music to push the students and open their eyes to new/old styles. He hopes to see you in class soon!