‘Kickin It’ is a versatile rhythm based dance show premiering at Ron Decar’s Event Center on May 23 at 7:00 p.m. The Coppola Dance Ensemble will present routines with varied rhythms in tap: From Latin to Hula, Burlesque to R&B (Pictured: Chadwick Johnson).
Guest vocalist Chadwick Johnson will present his singing talents and will serve as emcee for this very special performance. LV show producer/writer, Jeanne Bavaro, has been collaborating and consulting with the show for the past year and is proud to associate-produce this event. Executive Producer, Drew Vamosi, is a seasoned Broadway performer, owner of Leap, national dance competition and an astute business man. He will be in Las Vegas to celebrate this exciting presentation. Mr. Vamosi has been a constant supporter of the show’s creator, Tony Coppola, for many years.
Coppola has the long-standing national recognition of a tap dance virtuoso, and conceived, choreographed, and developed ‘Kickin It’. He is an All-American gymnast, master dance teacher and professional percussionist. Tony’s television choreographic credits include commercials for McDonalds, Aramis Cologne, and Autolite auto parts, as well as the Superstars of Gymnastics for the USA TV network, John Tesh Live at Redrocks for PBS, The Mystery and Magic of Nadia Comaneci for ABC TV, and The World Gold Gymnastics Tour starring Nadia Comaneci, Bart Conner, Keri Strug and a cast of Olympic Gymnasts.
Featured for his solo tap dancing on various TV shows and in Las Vegas, Coppola can also be seen in many dance magazines for his authoritative articles on jazz and tap, and ads promoting Capezio’s Coppola Tap Shoes, introduced in 1990.
‘Kickin It’, Saturday, May 23, 7pm, Ron Decar’s Event Center, 1201 Las Vegas Blvd. S. For further information call Jeanne Bavaro at 702-336- 8471, and for reservations or tickets call 702-384-0772.