The Upstairs Studio Dancers / Performances
An energetic song and dance troupe with an appeal to all ages, The Upstairs Studio Dancers, a 6-woman tap dance troupe, entertained in Southern California for 15 years. Our style of tap and the wonderful music we used left our audiences with their feet tapping and smiles on their faces.
Although individually we have many credits, our experience as a group includes the following:
- November 2006: "A Tap Tribute to Jazz," - A tap dance & musical benefit for the L.A. Jazz Society's Mentorship Program at The Miles Memorial Playhouse in Santa Monica, CA
- May 2003: "Celebrate Tap" A tap extravaganza at The Palisades Theater in Pacific Palisades, CA Riviera Country Club
- Wilshire Ebell Theater – "Showcase ‘98" – Na-Amat USA Women for Israel
- Santa Monica Pier – Annual Celebration of Restoration of the Pier
- "Fabulous Feet" – Tap Extravaganza at The Palisades Theater
- Hollywood Business & Professional Women’s Group
- University Women’s Club
- The Hollywood Women’s Club
- The Van Nuys Women’s Club
- Sherman Oaks Women’s Club
- Cheviot Hills Senior Group
- Sisterhood of the B’nai David Judea Congregation, West Los Angeles
- Ladies Comedy Club, Hollywood
- Musical Dramatic Club, Hollywood
- "Tap Cats," Theater Palisades
- Beverly Hills Seniors Group, Roxbury Park
- Crown Plaza Hotel, Redondo Beach, CA
- V.A. Showcase, Wadsworth Theater
- City of Venice, 90th Anniversary
- Tapathon — Ebony Theater
Myrna BurchettBio-chemist, Dancer, Charter Member.
Jane NapierDirector, Choreographer.
Mary McKirdyTap Instructor, Dancer.
Barbara FlemingConsultant, Dancer.
Connye RichardsonMom Extraordinaire, Dancer.
Lynn BrechtStatistician, Dancer, Charter Member.