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Hip-Hop Street Styles: Explore the Urban Dance Culture with Authentic Street Moves

Dive deep into the vibrant world of hip-hop dance. Learn from expert instructors and master the art of street dance while immersing yourself in the rich history and culture of the urban dance scene.

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What learn

  • Discover the roots and evolution of hip-hop dance.
  • Master authentic street dance techniques in Breaking, Locking, Popping, and Krumping.
  • Embrace musicality and rhythm, syncing movements to different beats and genres.
  • Build strength, flexibility, and stamina tailored for hip hop dance.
  • Immerse yourself in the urban dance culture, exploring its fashion, language, and graffiti.
  • Learn the art of choreography and develop your own unique style as a hip hop dancer.

Course Content

10 sections • 30 lectures • 03h 46m total length
Introduction to Hip-Hop Dance History
Influential Pioneers of Hip Hop
Key Elements and Principles of Hip-Hop Dance
Foundations of Breaking
B-Boy/B-Girl Culture and Impact
Different Styles within Breaking
Fundamentals of Locking
Rhythm and Groove in Locking
History and Key Figures of Locking
Essential Techniques of Popping
Isolations and Contractions in Popping
Evolution and Influences of Popping
Introduction to Krumping
Channeling Raw Emotion in Krumping
Cultural Significance of Krumping
Enhancing Musicality in Hip-Hop Dance
The Art of Freestyling and Improvisation
Exploring Music Genres in Hip-Hop Dance
Strengthening Exercises for Hip-Hop Dancers
Stamina and Endurance Conditioning
Injury Prevention and Specific Training Techniques
Fashion and Style in Urban Dance Culture
Language and Slang of Hip-Hop Communities
Graffiti and Visual Art in Hip-Hop Culture
Principles of Choreography in Hip-Hop Dance
Storytelling Through Movement
Stage Presence and Performance Skills
Discovering Your Unique Style in Hip-Hop Dance
Balancing Individuality and Hip-Hop Principles
Showcasing Your Personal Style in Dance


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Welcome to the exhilarating world of Hip Hop Street Styles: Explore the Urban Dance Culture with Authentic Street Moves! Are you ready to groove to the infectious beats, break boundaries, and express your true self through dynamic movement? In this course, we'll take you on an electrifying journey through the heart and soul of hip-hop dance. Led by experienced instructors, you'll learn the foundational techniques, authentic street moves, and rich history that make hip-hop dance a global phenomenon. Get ready to unleash your inner dancer and become part of the vibrant urban dance culture!

Course Objectives

In this course, our aim is to empower you to become a skilled and authentic hip-hop dancer. By the end of the program, you will:

  • Discover the Roots and Evolution of Hip-Hop Dance: We'll delve into the rich history and cultural origins of hip-hop dance. From its beginnings in the vibrant streets of the Bronx to its global influence today, you'll gain a deep understanding of how this art form has evolved and become a powerful means of expression.
  • Master Street Dance Techniques: Unlock the secrets of street dance styles such as Breaking, Locking, Popping, and Krumping. Our expert instructors will guide you through each style, teaching you the foundational moves, techniques, and nuances that define them. You'll develop a solid dance vocabulary and gain the confidence to freestyle and create your own unique combinations.
  • Embrace Musicality and Rhythm: Explore the crucial role of musicality and rhythm in hip-hop dance. You'll learn how to connect with the beat, sync your movements to different genres of music, and develop your own sense of style within the music. From old-school classics to contemporary hits, you'll discover the power of movement as it intertwines with the rhythm.
  • Build Strength and Flexibility: Conditioning is key for any dancer, and hip hop is no exception. Our instructors will guide you through specialized exercises and workouts designed to build strength, increase stamina, and improve flexibility. You'll develop the physical prowess required to execute complex moves with precision and flair.
  • Immerse Yourself in Urban Dance Culture: Hip-hop dance is more than just movement—it's a lifestyle and a vibrant culture. We'll delve into the elements that shape this dynamic community, including fashion, language, graffiti, and more. Gain insights into the social and cultural impact of hip hop beyond the dance floor and understand its role in contemporary society.
  • Explore Choreography and Performance: Choreography is a crucial aspect of hip-hop dance, allowing you to tell stories through movement. Our instructors will guide you through the process of creating compelling dance routines. You'll learn how to incorporate various styles and techniques into your choreography, developing your own unique voice as a dancer.
  • Develop Your Personal Style: One of the hallmarks of hip-hop dance is individuality. We'll encourage you to embrace your own unique style, empowering you to infuse your personality and creativity into your dance. You'll learn how to stand out while respecting the core principles of hip-hop and honouring its rich heritage.

Course Content

Module 1: Origins and Evolution of Hip-Hop Dance

  • Explore the historical and cultural context of hip-hop dance.
  • Learn about the influential pioneers who shaped the art form.
  • Discover the key elements and principles of hip-hop dance.

Module 2: Breaking: From the Streets to the Mainstream

  • Master the foundational moves of Breaking.
  • Learn about the B-Boy/B-Girl culture and its impact on hip-hop.
  • Discover the different styles within Breaking and their characteristics.

Module 3: Locking: Grooves and Funk

  • Dive into the energetic world of Locking.
  • Develop a strong sense of rhythm and groove.
  • Explore the history and key figures of Locking.

Module 4: Popping: Isolations and Robotics

  • Learn the intricate techniques of Popping.
  • Develop control and precision in isolations and contractions.
  • Study the history and evolution of Popping.

Module 5: Krumping: Raw Emotion and Expressive Movement

  • Immerse yourself in the high-energy style of Krumping.
  • Embrace the raw emotion and intensity of this dance form.
  • Understand the cultural significance of Krumping in the urban dance scene.

Module 6: Musicality and Freestyle

  • Enhance your musicality and learn to dance to different beats.
  • Develop the art of freestyling and improvisation.
  • Explore different music genres and their influence on hip-hop dance.

Module 7: Conditioning and Strength Training for Hip-Hop Dancers

  • Build strength, stamina, and flexibility through specialized exercises.
  • Understand the importance of conditioning for injury prevention.
  • Learn specific training techniques tailored to the needs of hip-hop dancers.

Module 8: Urban Dance Culture: Beyond the Moves

  • Immerse yourself in the rich culture surrounding hip-hop dance.
  • Explore the impact of fashion, language, graffiti, and other elements.
  • Understand the social and cultural significance of hip-hop beyond the dance floor.

Module 9: Choreography and Performance

  • Learn the art of creating compelling choreography.
  • Understand the principles of storytelling through movement.
  • Gain confidence and stage presence as a performer.

Module 10: Developing Your Personal Style

  • Explore ways to develop and refine your personal style.
  • Embrace your unique voice as a hip-hop dancer.
  • Learn how to balance individuality with the core principles of hip-hop.

Who Should Join

This course is perfect for anyone who has a passion for hip-hop dance and wants to delve deeper into the art form. Whether you're an experienced dancer looking to refine your skills or a beginner eager to learn from scratch, this course will provide you with the knowledge, techniques, and inspiration you need. If you're seeking an immersive experience in the urban dance culture and want to express yourself authentically through street moves, this course is tailored for you.

Get Ready to Master the Authentic Street Moves of Hip Hop!

Are you ready to take the stage and become a true hip-hop artist? Join our Hip Hop Street Styles: Explore the Urban Dance Culture with Authentic Street Moves course and embark on an extraordinary journey into the heart of hip-hop dance. Our expert instructors will guide you every step of the way, helping you master the foundational techniques, develop your personal style, and immerse yourself in the rich culture of urban dance. Enrol today and get ready to shine under the spotlight with your authentic street moves!

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