Owner / Artistic Director / Instructor
Martin began his training at his family’s dance school in St. Louis, Missouri under the tutelage of his older sister, and continued his tap education at tap festivals in St. Louis, Chicago, and New York City. Martin performed with Diva La Tap in St. Louis, Chicago Tap Theatre, co-founded The Tapmen tap company, and performed with and served as Rehearsal Director of Chicago Human Rhythm Project’s BAM! Martin was the recipient of the Artist in Resonance Grant for creation of new tap works in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015. Martin is also a passionate dance educator, regularly teaching master classes around the nation with recent credits including CHRP’s Rhythm World and Dance Masters of America. He has developed education programs for Audible Odyssey and Chicago Human Rhythm Project.