The Jersey Tap Fest Kicks Off Today and Everybody Will Be Shuffling

Ayodele Casel teaching at the first day of the festival.

Similar to that catchy LMFAO song, "Everyday I'm Shufflin'," the Jersey Tap Fest has the same mission.

The eighth-annual festival was founded to educate the community and younger generations about all things tap and to give students the opportunity to learn from the tap masters of today. This year's faculty includes Anthony Morigerato, Ayodele Casel, Ray Hesselink and Lisa LaTouche.

Anthony Morigerato teaching at the first day of the festival.

Starting today, in East Hanover, New Jersey, the festival runs until Sunday, August 13. For more information, visit here.

The festival's founder and director, Hillary-Marie, leading a class at the festival

Check out the festival's founder and director, Hillary-Marie, tapping to an original composition, "Hop Scotch."

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