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The Tap Dance Kid

The Tap Dance Kid

Musical




Overview


Synopsis

The Tap Dance Kid’ concerns a 10-year-old African-American kid named Willie who dreams of becoming a dancer like his Uncle Dipsey. However, Willie’s well-to-do and strict father disapproves. The rest of the show is devoted to Willie's imaginations of stardom.


Characters

Male

Lead

Soprano

Female

Supporting

Mezzo-Soprano

Female

Supporting

Alto



Show Information

Music:
Lyrics:
Category
Musical
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
First Produced:
1983
Cast Size
medium
Licensor:
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes child, adult, early teen, late teen, mature adult characters

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