hoofers

'hoof·er || 'hʊfə(r) /'huːf- n. professional dancer (Slang)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Hoofers Club — The Hoofers Club was an African american entertainment establishment and dancers club hangout in Harlem, New York, in the early to mid twentieth century. The club was a legendary site of some of the best of jazz and tap performers , particularly… …   Wikipedia

  • Wisconsin Hoofers — of the Wisconsin Union (Hoofer outdoor adventure clubs) is a group of clubs at the University of Wisconsin Madison and the Wisconsin Union Directorate created with the purpose of organized outdoors recreation of various kinds. The emblem of the… …   Wikipedia

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison — infobox University name= University of Wisconsin Madison http://www.uc.wisc.edu/logo/images/UW logo 3color.gif] motto= Numen Lumen (Latin) mottoeng= God, our light or The divine within the universe, however manifested, is my light [… …   Wikipedia

  • Tap dance — was developed in the United States during the nineteenth century, and is popular nowadays in many parts of the world. The name comes from the tapping sound made when the small metal plates on the dancer s shoes touch a hard surface. This lively,… …   Wikipedia

  • Tap dance technique — Hoofer redirects here. For Wisconsin outdoor clubs, see Wisconsin Hoofers Tap dance technique makes frequent use of syncopation. Tap dance choreographies typically start on the eighth beat, or between the eighth and the first count.Another aspect …   Wikipedia

  • Hoofer Sailing Club — was founded in 1939 and is part of the Hoofer outdoor adventure clubs of the University of Wisconsin Madison at Madison, Wisconsin, United States. The sailing club originated as an all volunteer club whose members maintained boats and taught each …   Wikipedia

  • Dianne Walker — is a tap dancer, also known as Lady Di.[1] Her thirty year career spans Broadway, television, film, and international dance concerts. Walker is the Artistic Director of TapDancin, Inc. in Boston, Massachusetts. Contents 1 Career 2 Awards …   Wikipedia

  • Wisconsin Union — The Wisconsin Union is a membership organization at the University of Wisconsin Madison. It operates the Memorial Union, Union South, the Morgridge Center for Public Service, the Hoofer Equestrian Center, Bernie s Place Child Care Center, and a… …   Wikipedia

  • Gracie Allen — Infobox actor name = Gracie Allen imagesize = 200px birthname = Grace Ethel Cecile Rosalie Allen birthdate = birth date|1895|7|26 birthplace = San Francisco, California, USA deathdate = death date and age|1964|8|27|1895|7|26 deathplace = Los… …   Wikipedia

  • Cheney, Washington —   City   Location of Cheney, Washington …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.