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  For over 25 years Grant Swift has been bringing tap performance and education to the shores of Melbourne, Australia and around the World.

He continues to better the education and awareness of tap dance in Australia and around the World.  Click Here to see Grants Resume.  


As the Founder & Artistic Director of the M e l b o u r n e  I n t e r n a t i o n a l  T a p  F e s t i v a l  Grant is a driving force in the promotion & education of Tap Dance & its Evolution.

Grant has appeared in and written for dance magazines such as Dance Spirit, The International Tap Association, Australian Dance Teacher, Dance Train, On Tap, and New Zealand Dancer.


Grant continues to bring Headline Tap Artists Down Under with the intention to educate and bring more people to the art form.  

  His Tap Troupe the S W I F T  R Y T H M  H O O F E R S continue to represent TAP in Australia at its highest level, inspired by its African roots. 

Grant has earned praises from such Tap Legends as  Gregory Hines  and  Dr. Jimmy Slyde.



"One of the most Spiritually motivated, Politically active artists in our generation. He has the guts to say what most of the world is thinking. His dance is truly inspired by a higher force."
Jason Samuels Smith - Emmy Award Winner.

"Grant Swift is fierce"
Chloe Arnold - Co Director L.A. Tap Festival.

"Grant Swift is a high energy personality giving his all to tap dancing and bringing tap dancing back to the people."
A B C Arts Australia.

"Grant Swift...has a flashier, more athletic style...fascinating to watch."
Jessica Nicholas, The Age, Melbourne Australia.

"Ultra cool pieces given the top of the shelf performances."
The Dominion, Christchurch, New Zealand.

 "Choreographer, dancer, Grant Swift, has an eccentric, exciting style, athletic and very strongly rhythmical."
Hawkes Bay Herald Tribune.

Contact: Grant Swift

+ 61 432 335 899


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