Dance lovers are invited to take to the floor for courses to get them tapping and swinging through autumn and beyond. The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts' School of Dance is offering part-time evening courses in its Continuing Education. Eleven dance courses designed both for members of the public who have had previous training as well as for novices are on offer. Fees range from $870 to $2,260 and all applications will be handled on a first-come-first-served basis. Courses include ballet, modern dance, jazz, tap, musical theatre dance style and Chinese dance (classical and folk), ranging from beginners to intermediate and advanced level. In collaboration with St James Settlement Rehabilitation Division, the School of Dance is also introducing the 'Creative Movement for Mentally Handicapped' course. This class is designed for mentally handicapped teenagers and adults. Society of the Academy for Performing Arts members are entitled to a 10 per cent fee discount on production of their membership card. Further details and application forms are available at the academy reception desk, G/F, 1 Gloucester Road, Wan Chai; phone 2584 8541.