Rhythm In Fusion Festival

Bringing the best of tap dancing to the feet of Dallas

Rhythm In Fusion Festival is the first annual tap festival to take place in the city of Dallas. The festival will host top international artists, choreographers, and industry professionals, bringing the best of tap dancing to the feet of Dallas thus giving the dance community a taste of the tap festival scene that has been exploding in popularity all over the world. 

RIFF Workshop w/SAVION


RIFF is honored to present this unique opportunity to study under SAVION GLOVER in an intimate setting.  Proclaimed by Gregory Hines as "the greatest tap dancer of all time", Savion will expose students to his process of learning and his approach to the art form of tap dancing.

  • All dancers must submit an application prior to registering.
  • Video submission may also be required.
  • Class size will be limited!
  • Workshop will be over 2 days, Wednesday and Thursday, January 10 & 11 at Next Step Dance studios in Frisco, TX.
  • Dancers will be required to attend all 4 classes, no exceptions.  The artist believes this is imperative for him to be able to pass down the traditions of the past and to honor the process of learning.
  • Must be registered in a full trac for the RIFF Dallas festival...no exceptions.

Please email us at rhythminfusion@gmail.com if you have any questions.

RIFF Residency  w/DERICK

RIFF is offering a unique opportunity to work very closely with one of our RIFF faculty.  This 4+ hour residency will have a very limited enrollment class size of up to 30 students.  Residency is also limited to dancers age 13 and up.  This is for advanced dancers only. 

  • Limited to 30 dancers per residency
  • May be required submit a one-two minute video to rhythminfusion@gmail.com that demonstrates skill level.  Please provide dancer's name, age, studio of training, city and state.  Please don't worry about the quality of the video or format.  It is for information purposes only.
  • Residency dancers will perform in Saturday night's tap concert!

  • First 30 with acceptable applications will be enrolled.
  • Waiting list will be established if needed.
  • RIFF will notify you directly of your acceptance and payment will be set up at that time.
  • Must be enrolled in full weekend trac of either Intermediate/Advanced level or Advanced/Pre Professional level.


This sharing exchange will occur on Friday and Saturday.  Dancers will learn a piece from the guest artist and will present the piece on Saturday at our concert!

Please email RIFF if you have any questions about the program at rhythminfusion@gmail.com