Articles Comments

Do you like your street dance news daily? Visit All Street Dance for all the latest updates!

All Street Dance - street dance news

TooMuchFlavour » Archive

Avant Garde Dance: Illegal Dance review

Avant Garde Dance: Illegal Dance review

Tweet Illegal Dance: Some point in the future when dancing is illegal, the Entity governs and dystopia rules. At a time like the present where we see images of oppression and uprising on the rolling news channels every day, it was only a matter of time before it activated a switch in Avant Garde’s artistic director, Tony Adigun’s mind. The concept of Illegal Dance is ambitious, merging dance with advanced projection techniques and, with … Read entire article »

Filed under: Reviews

Report: Seizing the Screen: An All Female Hip Hop Extravaganza at Juno Shoreditch

Report: Seizing the Screen: An All Female Hip Hop Extravaganza at Juno Shoreditch

Tweet It’s my birthday OK. Indulge me and my birthday cupcake. How better to celebrate than with my friends in the basement of Juno in Shoreditch for a unique girl powered hip hop event with female hip hop movie shorts and live music performances: Seizing the Screen. And who better host than the inimitable Peaches, the very embodiment of women in hip hop with a voice they’re not afraid to use. First act of the night, Kay … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured

So You Think You Can Dance 2011: Tommy Franzen Lizzie Gough share experiences from first series

So You Think You Can Dance 2011: Tommy Franzen Lizzie Gough share experiences from first series

Tweet So You Think You Can Dance 2011 contestants might want to seek some advice from last year’s finalists, Tommy Franzén and Lizzie Gough ahead of the second series of the dance competition starting this weekend on BBC1. It will be exactly a month since the Got to Dance final, and for those not into sequins and ice skates, cultured couch critics will be wondering how they coped without without a show that celebrates a variety of … Read entire article »

Filed under: Interviews

Report: Reeps One wins Vauxhall UK Beatboxing Championships 2011 South East Heats London

Report: Reeps One wins Vauxhall UK Beatboxing Championships 2011 South East Heats London

Tweet Except when in high profile advertising campaigns like last Christmas’ Argos advert (or equally as big, the T-Mobile Welcome Home ad), beatboxing remains still relatively unknown, or at least under represented in most hip hop circles. After countless years, two double winners including Beardyman and Reeps One, the Vauxhall Beatboxing Championships 2011 hit London again, bringing a rift of returning and new vocal talent. For some unknown reason this year’s London crowd was a lot different. With … Read entire article »

Filed under: Beatboxing

Vauxhall UK Beatboxing Championships 2011 South East Heats

Vauxhall UK Beatboxing Championships 2011 South East Heats

Tweet The Vauxhall UK Beatboxing Championships 2011 is the loudest event in the beatboxing year, where the UK’s finest noisemakers gather in the only nationwide beatboxing competition. In the south east heats last year’s finalist Hobbit has already qualified for the finals making it another epic year for beatboxing and kicking off the championships with a formidable competitor already. Tonight’s competitor line up, who will meet Hobbit and the remaining two regional winners are Crowe, Ball-Zee, Equ, Mr … Read entire article »

Filed under: Beatboxing

Coming soon: A Night On The Tiles by Pen-Ultimate Hip Hop

Coming soon: A Night On The Tiles by Pen-Ultimate Hip Hop

Tweet The words ‘Scrabble’ and ‘wordplay’ put together is set to take on a different meaning this month as an extended A Night On The Tiles by Pen-Ultimate Hip Hop embarks on its 2011 UK tour. The production toured in 2009 previewing at The Albany last year (we missed it) featuring production by Montserrat Gili and dramaturgy from American hip hop theatre pioneer Will Power. A Night on the Tiles tells the story of an absurd spoken word … Read entire article »

Filed under: Hip Hop Theatre

Dance Currents 2011: Avant Garde Dance Illegal Dance at Stratford Circus

Dance Currents 2011: Avant Garde Dance Illegal Dance at Stratford Circus

Tweet Illegal Dance: Dance, and any form of self expression is prohibited. Anyone caught dancing will be reported to the Enforcers and arrested. Set in a dystopian future, Avant Garde Dance’s new show at Stratford Circus is set to be as exciting as it is daring, featuring 360 immersive audio visuals and a text heavy script – as well as the dance! … Read entire article »

Filed under: Hip Hop Theatre

Breaking Cycles – The Devil has Quentins Heart 2011 UK tour

Breaking Cycles – The Devil has Quentins Heart 2011 UK tour

Tweet Benji Reid’s hip hop theatre company Breaking Cycles is back for 2011 with The Devil has Quentin’s Heart and Benji playing the role of Quentin Forrest, a Wall Street Broker that sold his soul to the devil for a success and lavish lifestyle. Based on Iced, a novel by Ray Shell about an American hooked on crack, Benji Reid based The Devil has Quentin’s Heart on a trader hooked on playing the market to please his … Read entire article »

Filed under: Hip Hop Theatre