Always looking for ways to share her love of rhythm, Acia Gray is a soloist, master teacher and choreographer making her mark in the world of tap dance today.
Co-founder and Artistic Director of Tapestry Dance Company, she also currently serves as the President of The International Tap Association and is the author
of The Souls of Your Feet
- A Guidebook for Rhythm Explorers.
Sharing the power of rhythm, one step at a time.
"...makes tap look like pure joy." Chicago Sun-Times
" (a) tapping tornado - funny, sexy and real." the Village Voice
"(she) looks inside herself, not to find a stage persona, but to give the most responsive, personal performance possible." Dance Magazine
"her dancing keeps us riveted..." Washington Post Review
Over the past 30 years, Ms. Gray has worked with some of the finest tap dancers in the world including the incredible masters who set the art form's traditional foundation including Charles "Honi" Coles, Dr. Jimmy Slyde, Steve Condos, Dr. Buster Brown and Eddie Brown. Choreographic and educational pioneers such as Dianne Walker, Sarah Petronio, Lynn Dally and Brenda Bufalino have also made a strong mark on her work today.
With over 150 original dance works presented and her travels to more than 150 cities across the U.S. and abroad, she has influenced many great tap dancers in the world today.