Breakin’ Convention 2016

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Photo credit – Camilla Greenwell

Far From The Norm will be presenting ‘Shifu’  at Breakin’ Convention this year in the Lilian Baylis, Sadler’s Wells on Sunday 1st May 2016. Botis Seva’s kung-fu inspired duet will astound you with sharp wing chun movement and intense focus in a classic master and apprentice face off.

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Photo credit – Belinda Lawley

Sadler’s Wells groundbreaking festival of hip hop dance theatre and culture, Breakin’ Convention, is back for the 13th year running. Hosted and curated by Sadler’s Wells Associate Artist Jonzi D, the festival presents two nights of hip hop dance theatre performances from the very best international and UK poppers, lockers, house dancers, b-boys and b-girls.

This year’s line-up includes world champion b-boy crew The Ruggeds (Netherlands), experimental b-boys Iron Skulls Co (Spain) and leading streetdancer Antoinette Gomis (France). For the full line-up plus info on workshops and foyer activities including cyphers, have-a-go sessions and live graffiti. Read more here.

Freestyle Funk Forum

Check out our Victoria Shulungu who is performing as part of the Freestyle Funk Forum, Hip hop’s answer to Whose Line Is It Anyway? Hosted by Jonzi D on Saturday 30th April, 4:30pm-5:30pm in the Lilian Baylis.