Khalid's Services

Master Classes & Private Lessons

Beginner Master Class

This workshop is designed to provide students with a foundation in the fundamentals of the “hoofing” style of tap dance and prepare them for a studio style dance class. Through a series of warm ups, basic time steps and call & response exercises, students will learn the rudiments of tap dance along with terminology and techniques for execution. In addition, students will be introduced to the basic facets of timing, syncopation and range of motion and explore how these elements are essential to musicality and visual appeal. If you are interested in having me teach one or more beginner master classes at your venue, please click on the request services link below.

Intermediate Master Class

This workshop is designed for mid level students who already have a foundation in the rudiments and seek to further their training. This class focuses on utilizing warm up routines and choreography to reinforce timing, syncopation and range of motion. Students will also gain an understanding of how the 32 bar chorus forms the context for musicality in tap dancing. If you are interested in having me teach one or more intermediate master classes at your venue, please click on the request services link below.

Advanced Master Class

This workshop is an intensive for advanced level students who wish to improve their technique, broaden their approach and explore their voice as tap dance musicians. Through advanced studio warm ups, dynamic choreography, exercises in improvisation and group cyphers, students will learn the fundamentals of phrasing and explore the creative process in making music. If you are interested in having me teach one or more advanced master classes at your venue, please click on the request services link below.

Private Lessons

For those of you who desire an individualized dance regime with a personal focus - private lessons are for you! Please click on the request services link below you are interested.

Programs

Project B.O.O.M.P.A.T.

Project B.O.O.M. P.A.T. (Bringing Out Optimum Measures of Pride through the Art of Tap) is a crash course in tap dancing, rhythm and expression. This program offers an enriching dance experience for all youth, from ages 8 to 17, who desire to learn the “hoofing” style of tap dancing in a fun and engaging environment. Participants will learn the fundamentals of rhythm tap, engage in dialogues on the history of the art form, watch exciting video footage of famous dancers, and receive an opportunity to showcase what they have learned. The goal of this program is to foster positive thinking, stimulate creativity, and teach the importance of life values (such as unity, pride, discipline, and respect) within the learning process of this dynamic dance. Essentially, they are the project!! If you are interested in having this program at your venue, please click on the request services link below.

Teaching Artist Residency

If you are interested in having me in residency at your school, please click on the request services link below.

Performances & Lecture Demos

I am always available to perform at concerts, festivals, theater shows, industrials, lecture demonstrations, music and dance productions, and any other event you may have in mind! If you are interested in booking me for your event, please click on the request services link below.