Andy Ausland, choreographer, composer
is from Minneapolis, Minnesota. Over the past 13 years, he has
been touring and producing shows as the co-creator of Ten Foot
Five Productions. Ausland has been dancing and performing around
the Twin Cities since childhood. Ausland and Ten Foot Five and
its many incarnations have performed for companies such as Best
Buy, Target, Ecolab, MTV, and VH1. Ausland has had the honor of
performing in Finland, Russia, Austria, Malta, Ecuador, Costa Rica,
Hawaii, Los Angeles and New York City. He is excited to be teaching
advance tap at Heartbeat Studios.
are virtuoso percussive players on, yes, buckets, and extraordinary
tap dancers, as capable of channeling hip-hop as Astaire-like suavity."
Sulcas, New York Times, Oct 2007
"...american style street
New York Post, Jan 2010
energy and joy unconfined."
-Robert Gottlieb, New York Observer, Oct 2007