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Equilibrium Dance Academy – Tap for ages 7-9 with Angelica Spilis
December 11 @ 5:30 pm
Tap class for ages 7-9.Angelica Spilis is the Artistic Director of Equilibrium Dance Academy. She is a Philadelphia native who studied dance at Temple University in the Boyer College of Music and Dance where she received her BFA (2012) and MA (2015) degrees in dance. Her Masters of Arts degree included many choreographed works and her written thesis called Dancing With Arthritis where she created a Somatics-based dance class for dancers who have arthritis. At Temple University Angelica concentrated in Modern Jazz and Improvisational Dance. Along with continuing her dance education Angelica has taught at many dance studios in the Philadelphia area and performed for numerous dance companies such as Philly Sirens ContempraDance Company and Steven Welsh/SWERVE. Angelica’s intense tap dance training began at the Young Performers Theater Camp where she took tap class every day for six weeks during the summer. She attended this dance program for six years. Her training continued with such notable teachers as Jacob Guzman and David Guzman who both starred in the Broadway musical Newsies. Angelica has showcased her tap skills at the Philadelphia Fringe Festival and for the Garden State Festival. She has also choreographed dances that were featured at Temple University Disney World Carnegie Hall Spring UP Dance Festival and the ETC Performance Series.