Teacher & Apprentice

Ms. Ida Tapdat has been tapping her toes since the day she could walk. Dance has been a part of her life since she starting taking classes at the age of 2. Ida’s background is in Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Lyrical and Hip Hop. Her favorite type of dance is TAP!! Through her years in dance, she has preformed all over the valley and competed at state and national competitions. At the studio, Ida grew up in, she started assisting classes at the age of 12 and at 18 years old, she was able to have a class of her own. This is where she fell more in love with dance. For the last 20 years, she has ran her own dance program at two different sites. Ida feels pretty lucky to be able to grow her business as her family grew and to be able to balance the two. In 2018, was when Ida Tapdat first debut on the burlesque stage. Ida enjoy’s entertaining the audience with out of the box routines.  Being a part of the burlesque world is refreshing and  positive. “Less Bitter, More Glitter!”