Lazylegz’ I Can Challenge

Lazylegz’ I Can Challenge

Lazylegz walked 2.5km without a crutches or leg braces backed by hundreds of supporters.

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop 2014

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop 2014

Popin' Pete's Pop Shop is back in London for 2014 with a week of workshops, then across the UK for practice and parties organised by Kate Scanlan of Scanners Inc.

Late at Tate

Late at Tate Britain presents Spaces Between - a FREE celebration of youth culture through word and sound Friday 1 August

Open Art Surgery London (July 2014)

Open Art Surgery London (July 2014)

Delve into the mind and souls of some of the UK's finest hip hop artists as they dare to try something new, dangerous and exciting!

Six years of Breakin' Convention on YouTube

Six years of Breakin' Convention on YouTube

The only place to watch Breakin' Convention videos? BCTV - our YouTube channel - turning six, this week!

Breakin' Convention has been producing THE critically acclaimed International Festival of Hip Hop Dance Theatre since 2004 at Sadler's Wells, featuring the very best, most influential artists from around the corner and around the world! Find out more!

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Lazylegz’ I Can Challenge
Posted: 21 August, 2014 - 17:00

No Excuses, No Limits! That's the motto of ILL-Abilities, and the motivation behind an ambitious project that Lazylegz organised as a community act of solidarity. 

The I Can Challenge was an event to help participants find satisfaction, motivation and inspiration to...

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop 2014
Posted: 13 August, 2014 - 15:54

When Popin' Pete, Electric Boogaloo, appeared in Chris Brown's Yeah x3 video in 2010 he was immortalised with a shop front bearing his name. What better way to develop a quirky music video prop in a music video than make it real and get dancers involved?


Posted: 29 July, 2014 - 17:26

Come and join us at the Tate Britain for an evening of free events including the unveiling of Jonzi D's new portrait and a whole lot more.

Taking place on Friday, 1st August, Spaces Between will explore the individual voice and its transformation and influence on...

Open Art Surgery London (July 2014)
Posted: 6 July, 2014 - 15:05

Breakin' Convention is proud to announce our next Open Art Surgery in London on Friday 18 July!

Open Art Surgery is where hip hop artists – dancers, emcees, musicians, as well as poets and magicians - present brand new short works devised and developed at Sadler'...

Six years of Breakin' Convention on YouTube
Posted: 4 July, 2014 - 15:55

Did you know that at this time six years ago Breakin' Convention uploaded our first video to YouTube? With almost 4 million minutes of footage watched since then we're growing at an incredible rate and have recently re-launched it as BCTV. So sit back, relax, and enjoy some videos on BCTV now....

Hip hop workshops for £2!
Posted: 20 June, 2014 - 17:10

Do you fancy taking up dance but need aren't quite ready to turn up to your local dance studio? Why not take a dance class with two leading hip hop companies, or find your feet at a flamenco class?

Alongside the shows in the Sadler's Sampled season (17 – 29 June), the Sampled workshops...

Follow Breakin' Convention 2014 tour crews!
Posted: 5 June, 2014 - 17:38

How good has the Breakin' Convention UK tour been? From Sadler's Wells in London on to nine venues across the UK, by the end of the tour over 10,000 people will have witnessed the festival and our touring companies, ILL-Abilities, Ukweli Roach of BirdGang Dance Company, and Wanted Posse. But why...

Breakin' Convention BCTV
Posted: 2 May, 2014 - 18:12

Sadler's Wells' hip hop dance project Breakin' Convention launches online video channel BCTV to capture the full range of Breakin' Convention's work and the artists it works with, on Friday 2 May 2014.

Breakin' Convention is one of the world's leading hip hop dance...

Sadler's Wells
Posted: 27 April, 2014 - 21:38

See below for opportunities with Sadler's Wells! Lookign to apply for any of the roles advertised here? Visit the Sadler's Wells Vacancies page.

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