Category Archive: freestyle & improv

International Street Dance Competition in the heart of Shoreditch: Popcity UK 2020

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Popcity UK is in 2020 in its 5th year and took place at Shoreditch Townhall on Saturday, 25th January 2020. More than 450 dancers of all ages were competing against each other in 3 different dance styles: Popping, Hip Hop and Litefeet.

Going T*ts Up

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All images: Bicycle Ballet at Dance Currents 2010 A late post today because the adverse effects of the changes in g-force in my charity adventure this morning left me feeling quite ill. The… Continue reading

Dancesation Expo Revisited

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Young dancers at Dancesation Expo 2012 The article I wrote about Dancesation Expo, which was published in this month’s Dance Today, has been so well received that I thought I’d post some more… Continue reading

jairo jumps

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A cancelled meeting in Oxford gave me the opportunity to visit Chelmsford for some flamenco. I got lost on the way (an all-too-regular occurrence) and nearly didn’t get in (I had been communicating… Continue reading

happy hip hopper

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As is so often the case, some of my favourite shots are peripheral to the event I’m covering. This young man was happily dancing his very own hip hop while Big Dance Bus,… Continue reading

breakin’ improv

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This shot was taken from the first improvisation session at Breakin’ Convention 2011. Another festival where it’s not possible to shoot everything, and where you know the one or two pieces you miss… Continue reading