a transatlantic hip-hop dance festival
May 12 - 18
Times and locations vary
ABOUT THE DANCE FESTIVAL
The Alliance’s Urban Corps transatlantic hip-hop festival comes back to Washington, DC in its second edition with a powerful compilation of urban dancers, musicians, and speakers. Their distinct backgrounds in arts such as mime, acrobatics, DJing, video and, of course, American urban tradition come together to present an all-around unrivaled vantage point on metropolitan culture and identity. In addition to on-stage dance shows in and around Washington, DC, the festival features a conference and film screening, outdoor park events, live music, and dance party, with events that will entertain culture lovers of all ages.
Check out the full program below!
Attend Urban Corps events and win an all-expense paid trip to France!
For details about the contest, click here.
Check out Urban Corps 2012:
Sunday, May 12 // FLOW with Albus Cavus, Urban Artistry, and Forward Fest DC
Monday, May 13 // Urban Corps Selections
Tuesday, May 14 // Comparing Dance Aesthetics & Funding in France and the U.S. (conference)
Tuesday, May 14 // "93: La Belle Rebelle" (documentary)
Wednesday, May 15 // La Nina de la Casa Azul by Cie. De Fakto
Thursday, May 16 // Beats and breakdance with KLP and Backpack Jax, followed by an open dance floor with DJ Baronhawk
Friday, May 17 // "What Did You Say?" by Brahim Bouchelaghem
Saturday, May 18 // Urban Corps Live in the Park