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Konstantin Nevretdinov

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Konstantin Nevretdinov is the producer and the only performer of a unique number "Tap Dance on Hands". He dances tap in handstand position.
For performance of this number, the actor has invented special boots to dance on hands. This "handware" allows to use the technique of the tap dance on hands as well as on feet.
In this number the performance of acrobatic tricks, sprockets and twines is demonstrated, and masterly and rhythmically fulfilled.
To create this number Konstantin worked more than 8 years.
He was born in theatrical family, and since the age of 5 years participated in a number of New Year's shows at The State Children's Musical Theatre.
His training in sports gymnastics and studying at The State Circus School have given him sound professional basis. He has learned the trades of producing numbers and direction of shows on the Faculty of production of the Russian Academy of Theatrical Art.
So his dream to perform popular throughout the world tap dance, but head over heels, tapping on hands came true. And once again he has proved to himself and to all of us, that there is nothing impossible for a man.
Konstantin Nevretdinov has performed this number on the best concert stages of Moscow. He has participated in more than a dozen of shows arranged by Central Russian Television, such as "Good Evening", "Owl's Time", "All Stars Cabaret", "Segodnyachko", "News on the Roof", "Good Morning", "Vesty", "Smehopanorama", "Day by Day", "All is Possible", "Shire krug ", "100%", German Television ("Traumtanzer-Variete 1999"), Program "todo es Baile" at TV Channel 13 in Chile, etc. His number "Tap Dance on Hands" is shown in a feature film "The Returning of the battle-ship" (directed by Poloko).
He has performed his dance in a number of countries, including Japan, New Zealand, Slovenia, Austria (The first Austrian tap dance festival " Vienna salutes Fred Astaire"), Germany (Variety show G.O.P.) and many other countries.
He was also invited to St. Louis Tap Festival organized by Robert L. Reed in USA in August 2000. In 2001 and in 2003 was invited Christel de Reus for performing to "ROYAL DUTCH TAPDANCE HUMAN RHYTHM FESTIVAL" in Netherlands. Konstantin participate on the 3rd international tapdance festival Berlin "Tap as Tap can" and on The New York City Tap Festival "TAP CITY 2002".
Since 1994, Konstantin has professionally been teaching tap dance. He is co-founder and teacher of the Russian School of American Tap dance in Moscow. His pupils are participants and prizewinners of International festivals of tap dance in Russia and abroad.
For more than 5 years he has been teaching tap dance on a Faculty of the Musical theatre and Faculty of the Variety show of the Russian Academy of Theatrical Art (GITIS).
Having graduated from Magistracy he is a tutor of the Circus Producer Faculty of the Russian Academy of Theatrical Art.
Konstantin Nevretdinov produces and organizes Tap Dance Show with the
best Russian tap dancers.

For more details about Konstantin's numbers see "Numbers".

 

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