Montreal native, Travis Knights, caught the dancing bug at the age of 10. At 16, he was cast as a principal dancer in the motion picture biography of Bill 'Bojangles’ Robinson, featuring Gregory Hines and Savion Glover, choreographed by Henry LeTang.
In 2006, he earned the spot as the principal tap dancer in the video game adaptation of Warner Brother's 'Happy Feet'. In '07- '08, he participated extensively as a Tap
Dance consultant for Cirque du Soleil in Montreal.
Travis was a featured tap dancer in the Opening Ceremonies to the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, and in the same year, worked on his bark and bite with the touring Australian Tap Dance show, Tap Dogs.
From 2010 to 2013, Travis jumped into the dance company world as a principal dancer with Tapestry Dance Company in Austin, Texas. During his time there he was awarded the Austin Critic's Table Award for best dance artist in 2011 and 2013. In 2014, he embarked on a self-produced world tour, and began filming his web series entitled ’The Interviews'
featuring perspectives from celebrated pioneers in the tap dance world. In 2015, he debuted new works in Thomas Marek's show NOLA in Hamburg, Germany.
Travis currently lives in Toronto, Canada, records a weekly podcast (download the Tap Love Tour Podcast on iTunes) and recently debuted a youtube variety show called ‘Midnight’ (available on the Tap Love Tour youtube channel). Look out for him, because the best is yet to come