Take It Away Dance
Take It Away Dance is a tap dance and live music company based in Philadelphia. Our work is inspired by diverse musical influences, ranging from straight-ahead jazz to contemporary hip-hop, with a distinctive focus on the music and grooves that originated here in Philadelphia. We create original arrangements and compositions in collaboration with some of the best musicians in the world. Take It Away Dance has been presented by Small Stakes Philly, Jazz Bridge, The Philadelphia Jazz Project, The Lehigh Valley Dance Exchange, Fringearts, Music Series at the Reading Terminal Market, Culture in the Courtyard/Creative Philadelphia and Dixon Place (NYC). Take It Away Dance has been directed by Pamela Hetherington since 2014.