A vaudeville dance troupe specialising in swing-era dance performances including Charleston, Black Bottom and Tap Dance exploring the

  influences of the traditional vaudeville clowns (such as Charlie Chaplin and Laurel and Hardy) on performance in Old Time Music Halls in the

late 19th and early 20th century.


The Hapsack Clowns and Dancing Dolls use dance and mime for the light-hearted story telling of slapstick theatre in a classical fashion with impeccable comedic timing and vernacular jazz and tap dance to provide an immersive experience into days of yore for the whole audience.

Available for Cabaret Performances, Weddings, Black-Tie Events

and swing-era dance lessons

a slapstick dance theatre company