Tennessee Association of Dance
The Tennessee Association of Dance (TAD) is a statewide network of organizations
and individuals dedicated to artistic excellence and committed to ensuring that
dance is a vital and respected part of life for all Tennesseans. TAD provides services
that support communication, fellowship, advocacy, leadership, and education for
a broad-based dance constituency.
TAD develops and sponsors educational opportunities, conferences, events, auditions,
scholarships, awards, and dance resources for its members and the Tennessee dance
episode49 created a completely new website for TAD in 2009 and continues to work
with TAD to keep the website up to date.
"Dance is a widely overlooked and to some degree under appreciated form of the arts,"
said Ken Smith. "I'm hoping events such as this will bring a broader knowledge to
TAD being a regional advocate and the importance of dance in communities."