Dance Backpackers’ TV and Cindy Claes Productions, supported by East London Dance,
are proud to present an international DANCEHALL & KRUMP workshop
on MONDAY 20th FEBRUARY
6pm – 10pm
at Stratford Circus
Kimiko, straight outta Jamaica; and Krucial aka Queen Weapon, straight outta Los Angeles, will be sharing knowledge, technique and a piece of their artistic life journeys with us for one whole evening.
Kimiko has toured the world as an ambassador for Dancehall culture. She trained in traditional Jamaican folk dance forms, is a member of the DanceJA movement, and is a powerful female leader in the Dancehall industry.
Krucial is a passionate artivist. Co-chair of Black Lives Matter in Los Angeles, she has been dedicated to use dance as a tool for social change. She has toured the US with the documentary Stand, doing leadership and education work amongst the community.
Workshops are open to all levels, from beginners to advanced (16+).
MON 20th FEB
6pm – 6.30pm: Registrations & jam
6.30pm – 7.15pm: Cultural Panel discussion on Dancehall & Krump
7.15pm – 8.30pm: Krump with Krucial aka Queen Weapon (Los Angeles)
8.30pm – 9.45pm: Dancehall with Kimiko (Jamaica)