American Footsteps

  • American Footsteps by Pat Cannon's Foot & Fiddle Dance Co.
  • American Footsteps by Pat Cannon's Foot and Fiddle Dance Company


Through this high-energy performance, students participate in the rich origins and traditions of American folk dance and music. Accompanied by live fiddle playing, students sing, dance, and gain an understanding of the historical and multicultural origins of American folk dances, including Appalachian Clogging, Tap Dance, Irish Step Dance, and Square Dance. Character skills such as respect and teamwork are demonstrated through these social dances that have brought people together for generations

Price & Info


Assembly Price: $1,225

Assembly Two-in-a-Row Price: $1,635

Travel Fee: $75 per day (virtual programs are not charged for travel)


Audience Limit: none

Program Length: 45 min.

Appropriate For Grade(s): Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 10th, 11th, 12th, All Grades



American History Month

End of Year Celebration

National Dance Month

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections

Visual & Performing Arts


Technical Requirements

Floor swept, not waxed. 6 armless chairs. Pitcher of water with glasses or bottled drinking water. Artists will supply sound system.