Creators Mindy & Gabe Copeland
The husband and wife duo are professional choreographers, directors, producers and performers from Southern California. Their credits include choreographing for and appearing on national and international television programming and in film projects. They have toured nationally and internationally as featured members of Rhapsody in Taps, an innovative rhythm tap dance ensemble directed by Linda Sohl-Ellison. The Copelands were featured soloists in the international tour of Caution: Men At Work Tap in China and were invited back as special guest tap dance coaches, choreographers and performers for the national television program Chinese Dream Show.
Composer Andrew Van Vlear
Andrew Van Vlear graduated from Azusa Pacific University in 2010 with a B.A. in Commercial Music where he studied piano and guitar and he has continued to expand his musical repertoire to include gypsy guitar, banjo, accordion and mandolin. Currently, Andrew is working as a freelance musician as a performer, accompanist, arranger and orchestrater. He has been a staff accompanist for the school of music at Azusa Pacific University since 2013 and worked as an accompanist for the musical theater department at OCSA from 2011-2015. In December 2010 Andrew spent 2 months touring as the keyboardist for "Caution, Men at Work: TAP" in China and continues his affiliation with the Tap dance community through various musical arrangements and sound design for Tap Overload.