Tap Into Empowerment | Syncopated Ladies | TEDxPaloAlto



Syncopated Ladies is a female tap dance band from Los Angeles, widely known for viral videos that have been Beyoncé-approved and accumulated over 50 million views. They were featured on So You Think You Can Dance—Season 11 as the winner of the First Crew Battle.

Syncopated Ladies was created by critically acclaimed tap dancer and choreographer, Chloé Arnold, who was discovered at an early age in Washington, DC by legendary choreographer Debbie Allen. Now a leading lady of tap, Chloé has performed on stages around the globe and her choreography has been featured on hit television shows such as So You Think You Can Dance, Good Morning America, The Talk and over 20 episodes of The Late Late Show With James Corden, as well as national commercials/print campaigns for brands such as Special K & Macy’s. Syncopated Ladies is a female tap dance band from Los Angeles, widely known for viral videos that have been Beyoncé-approved and accumulated over 50 million views. They were featured on So You Think You Can Dance—Season 11 as the winner of the First Crew Battle.

Syncopated Ladies was created by critically acclaimed tap dancer and choreographer, Chloé Arnold, who was discovered at an early age in Washington, DC by legendary choreographer Debbie Allen. Now a leading lady of tap, Chloé has performed on stages around the globe and her choreography has been featured on hit television shows such as So You Think You Can Dance, Good Morning America, The Talk and over 20 episodes of The Late Late Show With James Corden, as well as national commercials/print campaigns for brands such as Special K & Macy’s. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at