Sole Full of Rhythm Presents: Arts Thing 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Friday and Saturday March 11th – 12th

7:00 PM, Concert doors open at 6:30 PM

Sunday March 13th

2:00 PM, Concert doors open at 1:30 PM

 

Riverside Arts Center 76 N Huron St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197

 

Artistic Director Sara Randazzo, Music Director Rick Roe

 

Sole Full of Rhythm is thrilled to announce its upcoming 20th anniversary performance at the Riverside Arts Center: Arts Thing 2016.

Arts Thing 2016 will showcase the talents of Sole Full of Rhythm’s company and apprentice dancers through their newest choreography, as well as welcoming guest dancers from Randazzo Dance, frequent guest performer Paula Skimin, and the musical talents of Katri Ervamaa and Rick Roe. Sara Randazzo has curated an intellectually stimulating collaboration of dance styles and music sure to excite and inspire the audience from start to finish.

Established in 1996, Sole Full of Rhythm presents shows and educational programming for organizations and schools across the Midwest. The troupe has also toured festivals throughout Michigan, thrilling audiences with spellbinding exhibitions of the unique American dance forms of tap and jazz.

The general admission price for tickets is $20. To reserve or purchase tickets, call (734) 477-9350 or email solefullofrhythm@me.com. For more information visit their website at www.solefullofrhythm.com.

Sole Full of Rhythm’s mission includes educating students, creating new choreography for the concert stage, preserving traditional material passed on by the tap masters, and incorporating improvisation and live music into performance as in the jazz tradition. The company’s three divisions – Professional, Student and Apprentice – gives an opportunity to study and perform to all who have a passion for tap.

 

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Sole Full of Rhythm Presents: Tap Into the Rhythm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Sunday December 13, 2:00-3:00 PM

 

Randazzo Dance 4569 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48108

 

Artistic Director Sara Randazzo, Music Director Rick Roe

 

Sole Full of Rhythm is delighted to announce its program for the 2015-2016 term, beginning with in-studio event Tap Into the Rhythm and building to its springtime showcase at the Riverside Arts Center, Arts Thing 2016.

Tap Into the Rhythm is an exciting fundraising event that provides a sneak peak for the company’s upcoming show. Company members Audrey Slough, Connie Jo Ferguson, Griffen Walton, Arden Siegel, Eve Zikmund-Fisher, and Rachael Goldberg will accompany Artistic Director Sara Randazzo and select company apprentices. Audience members will enjoy live music, improvisation, and excerpts from the company’s newest repertoire.

The suggested donation is $10. For more information, call (734) 477-9350, email solefullofrhythm@me.com, or visit their website at www.solefullofrhythm.com.

Established in 1996, Sole Full of Rhythm presents shows and educational programming for organizations and schools across the Midwest. The troupe has also toured festivals throughout Michigan, thrilling audiences with spellbinding exhibitions of that unique American art form, Tap.

Sole Full of Rhythm’s mission includes educating students, creating new choreography for the concert stage, preserving traditional material passed on by the tap masters, and incorporating improvisation and live music into performance as in the jazz tradition. The company’s three divisions – Professional, Student and Apprentice – gives an opportunity to study and perform to all who have a passion for tap.

 

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Sole Full of Rhythm Presents In-Studio Concert: Four on the Floor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday and Saturday October 11 and 12, 2013

8:00pm Concert doors open at 7:30pm

Randazzo Dance 4569 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Artistic Director Sara Randazzo, Music Director Rick Roe

Sole Full of Rhythm is thrilled to bring you an exciting evening of beautiful dance, original choreography, live music, and entertainment in an intimate performance setting. Featuring Sara Randazzo, Paula Skimin, Meredith Brown, Audrey Slough, Griffen Walton and Connie Jo Ferguson in collaboration with Jazz Pianist Rick Roe, the concert will highlight Rick’s newly composed works and a range of choreography both old and new.

Established in 1996, Sole Full of Rhythm presents shows and educational programming for organizations and schools across the Midwest. The troupe has also toured festivals throughout Michigan, thrilling audiences with spellbinding exhibitions of that unique American art form, Tap.

The general admission tickets prices are $15. For more information or to reserve tickets, call (734) 477-9350, email solefullofrhythm@me.com. Visit their website at www.solefullofrhythm.com.

Sole Full of Rhythm’s mission includes educating students, creating new choreography for the concert stage, preserving traditional material passed on by the tap masters, and incorporating improvisation and live music into performance as in the jazz tradition. The company’s three divisions – Professional, Student and Apprentice – gives an opportunity to study and perform to all who have a passion for tap.

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Sole Full of Rhythm to present two studio shows this year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Sixteen year old tap and jazz ensemble has an exciting year planned.

Ypsilanti, MI, October 16, 2012: The celebrated Sole Full of Rhythm tap dance ensemble is preparing for two exciting in-studio shows this season. The in-studio location provides an intimate setting complete with audience participation and interaction with the performers. Make plans to get your tickets early because only 75 great seats will be available for each show. Both shows will highlight live, local musicians and consist of original choreography (both existing and new) by Sara Randazzo.

February 3: Rick Roe will perform with the company in “Improvathon Afternoon”. Admission will be by donation, with dancers and friends of all ages invited to attend. This event will include a beginning Shim Sham for the entire audience! More information will be coming about this exciting event. Randazzo Dance , 4569 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48108.

March 23 and 24: In-studio show performed to the live music of Dick Siegel and the Brandos. Show times are 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm on the 23rd and 2:00 pm on the 24th. Randazzo Dance, 4569 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48108.

Established in 1996, Sole Full of Rhythm presents shows and educational programming for organizations and schools across the Midwest. The troupe has also toured festivals throughout Michigan, thrilling audiences with spellbinding exhibitions of that unique American art form, Tap.

The general admission tickets prices are $12 for children and $15 for adults. For more information or to reserve tickets, call (734) 477-9350, email solefullofrhythm@me.com or visit their website at www.solefullofrhythm.com.

Sole Full of Rhythm’s mission includes educating students, creating new choreography for the concert stage, preserving traditional material passed on by past tap masters, and incorporating improvisation and live music into performance as in the jazz tradition. The company’s three divisions – Professional, Student and Apprentice – gives an opportunity to study and perform to all who have a passion for tap.

SWEET 16th FOR TAP TROUPE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Ann Arbor’s premier Tap Dance ensemble, Sole Full of Rhythm, takes the stage for their 16th annual concert, “Be to Bop 2012,” on April 27, 28, & 29 in the Riverside Arts Center, 76 N. Huron, just north of Michigan Avenue in downtown Ypsilanti.

This year’s show features new choreography performed to the music of Thelonious Monk and Charlie “Bird” Parker, rendered live by award winning jazz pianist and Be to Bop 2012 Music Director, Rick Roe. Acting as Special Guest and Master of Ceremonies will be longtime area favorite Michael Lee of Opus Mime.

Established in 1996, Sole Full of Rhythm presents shows and educational programming for organizations and schools across the Midwest, including Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, and Lincoln Consolidated Public Schools, as well as local private and charter schools. The troupe has also toured festivals throughout Michigan, thrilling audiences with spellbinding exhibitions of that unique American art form, Tap.

Performances are at 7:30pm on Friday, 4 and 7:30pm on Saturday, and 2pm on Sunday; General admission tickets are $20 at the door or just $16 for online advance orders to:
http://www.seatyourself.biz/solefullofrhythm

For more information or to reserve tickets, call (734) 477-9350.

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Sole Full of Rhythm
4569 Washtenaw Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI. 48108
Press Contact: Sara Randazzo, Artistic Director
Studio phone: (734) 477-9350,
Cell phone: (734) 904-9592
email: solefullofrhythm@me.com