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WELCOME TO PHD EVENTS

PHD celebrates and educates the evolution of Hip-Hop culture and original street dances from around the world. Featuring world-renowned pioneers of dance and Hip-Hop, we offer unique and exclusive learning and development opportunities for dance practitioners, students, creatives and Hip-Hop enthusiasts alike. Following the success of our first two events since PHD launched in November 2013, our third edition took place in November 2014 over three days across three new venues in Brixton, London; The Ritzy Cinema, Black Cultural Archives heritage centre and Lambeth Town Hall. Activities over the weekend comprised of:

  • Dance workshops focusing on the genres of House, Hip-Hop, Popping, Booglaoo, Waving, Tutting and Top Rock
  • Panel discussions featuring leading UK and US pioneers in Hip-Hop dance and culture
  • Documentary film screenings
  • ‘World Street Dance: The Roots’ live performance
  • DJ & MC showcases
  • Tbo Art Exhibition
  • 7 to Smoke All Styles dance battle
  • Freestyle jams
  • Networking for professionals
  • Merchandise
  • Charity raffle prize draw for Black Cultural Archives and Danceaid

 
We welcome you to take a look around our website, browse pictures of our previous events, video footage and much more. To find out about our upcoming events and to join our mailing list, feel free to contact us – we would love to hear from you!

 

EVENT FEATURES

EXCLUSIVE DANCE WORKSHOPS

Embrace this incredible, one-of-a-kind opportunity to learn from our featured street dance pioneers from the UK and abroad. Limited spaces available so be sure to book in advance!

PHD HALL

Enjoy free entry into our PHD Hall with an exclusive line-up of activities including panel discussions, film screenings, art exhibitions, freestyle jam and more…

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