Reggio "The Hoofer"

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Reggio McLaughlin, better known as Reggio "The Hoofer" began his career dancing in the subways of Chicago, where he developed his unique and extraordinary style of hoofing. Now he is a Chicago tap icon. Reggio has been profiled on educational television programs, numerous news highlights, magazines, and books.

Reggio has traveled all around the world, contributing to the preservation of authentic and traditional tap dancing. Narrating the history of tap through the sounds of his feet, his dance captivates audiences of all ages.