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Breakin' Convention is more than just a festival, it's about getting involved in a hip hop theatre revolution. Check out the latest chances to get involved and learn more about our exciting projects. Don't forget to sign up for our newsletter to make sure you never miss a beat.

Latest Opportunities

Calling all Toronto hip hop performers

Apply for the chance to perform at Breakin' Convention Toronto '18

Aged 13-21?


Get involved in our hip hop youth theatre project Starting From Scratch




020 7863 8214


Breakin’ Convention
Sadler’s Wells
Rosebery Avenue


Learn More About Our Projects

Higher Learning

Higher Learning is a hip hop theatre education and development programme committed to the development of the genre. Lead by a range of industry specialists through intensive workshops, courses and educational days.


Open Art Surgery

Open Art Surgery is a one week development course for hip hop theatre artists and companies. Working alongside cutting edge mentors to create new work to be performed in front of a live audience.


Back To The Lab

Back To The Lab is a two week intensive course for experienced choreographers to explore new ways of approaching the creation of new work culminating in the development of a new piece performed in front of a live audience.


Future Elements

A six day long workshop bringing together young people aged 13-16 to learn new skills and explore their talents. These aspiring dancers, MCs, graffiti artists, film makers and music producers work intensively with professional hip hop artists to write lyrics, produce music, choreograph routines, create artwork and shoot a music video, before its shown to the public at their very own film night. 


And More

We're always working with other organisations to provide new and engaging ways for young people to get creative through hip hop and theatre. Whether they're exploring lyrics through graffiti in projects like Graffical, or devising their own stage production in a hip hop youth theatre project like Starting From Scratch; we're here to inspire a new generation of artists and performers.