"One of the best tap teachers in the
world..." ~ Buster Brown
PAA is proud to welcome one of the best tap teachers,
choreographers and performers in the world, Ms. Heather Cornell. She is
responsible for training many young tap artists including Mike Minery,
Max Pollak, Roxanne Butterfly, Parris Mann and Jeannie Hill, as well as
cast members of Manhattan Tap, Stomp, Bring in da' Noise, Bring in da'
Funk, Tap Dogs, Cool Heat Urban Beat, and Riverdance.
She travels extensively, mentoring new tap communities, teaching, and
performing. Ms. Cornell is the Artistic Director of Manhattan Tap, one
of New York City's leading tap ensembles. She recently choreographed the
Tony-nominated Broadway comedy The Play What I Wrote. Heather's
mentors include the great "hoofers" Eddie Brown, Buster Brown, Cookie
Cook, Steve Condos and Chuck Green, and she has worked extensively with
top jazz musicians worldwide, including the Ray Brown trio.
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