Dewitt Fleming Jr

DeWitt Fleming Jr from Emmy Award winning HBO Tv Series BOARDWALK EMPIRE, World Renown Cirque Du Soliel, and Grammy Award winning show Riverdance is excited to be teaching at the Motor City Tap Festival!!! DeWitt Fleming Jr. is an acclaimed tap dancer, and has performed and taught throughout the world. He has danced as a soloist with Grammy award winning artist such as Wynton Marsalis, Bobby Mcferrin, Marvin Hamlisch, and Christian McBride to name a few. New York Times says he is, “a non stop source of rhythmic variety and surprise….sparks seem to fly from those shoes!” DeWitt has taught at NYU, Queens College, Limerick College in Ireland, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Harlem School of the Arts, and various Festivals and Studios around the world including Broadway Dance Center in NYC where he teaches regularly. Choreography: Boardwalk Empire season 4 (HBO), the off Bway Musical An Evening with Phyllis Hyman, Dorothy the Musical, Signature Theater’s Jelly’s Last Jam(Assistant Choreographer), The Aspen Jazz festival, The Alpine Theater Project, Lincoln Center JALC, NYU's Grad School Theater Program, and The New Jersey Tap Dance Ensemble. Tours: Riverdance(Lead Tapper), Cirque Du Soliel’s Banana Shpeel(Ensemble, featured tapper). Off- Bwy stage credits include: Cotton Club Parade(Lead/Nicholas Brother), Dance Bojangles Dance(Bojangles), Pearl (Bill Bailey), Tribute to Tap Legends(himself). Regional: Signature Theater’s Jelly’s Last Jam( Featured ensemble U/S Jelly) and Scottsboro Boys(Ozie/Ruby), Alliance Theater’s Sophisticated Ladies(Lead), Finnegan's Farewell (Tyrone). TV/Film: Boardwalk Empire, Smash, Limitless, How to be Single. DeWitt is proud to be a Capezio athlete. For more info visit: www.dewittflemingjr.com