Breakin’ Convention, the world’s ground-breaking festival of hip hop dance theatre, is back with a fresh new line up!
Expect jaw-dropping and inspiring performances from internationally celebrated poppers, lockers, b-boys and b-girls, in a festival that showcases local talent alongside global sensations.
Hosted and curated by UK hip hop theatre legend and Breakin’ Convention Artistic Director Jonzi D, the festival also features DJs, graffiti artists and freestyle sessions taking place all over the building.
Breakin’ Convention is an integral part of Blackpool Grand’s artistic programme.
Blackpool’s Grand Theatre has partnered with Concierge Ninja to create the ultimate experience – perfect for that special occasion. Read more.
His critically acclaimed works include 1995‘s Lyrikal Fearta, 1999’s Aeroplane Man, 2006’s TAG… Just Writing My Name, 2009’s Markus the Sadist and 2013’s The Letter: To Be Or To MBE? Jonzi TV credits include Def Poetry Jam (HBO); Faking It (Channel 4); short films Silence da bitchin and Aeroplane Man (Channel 4); creative consultant on LWT's South Bank Show special documenting the art and culture of Hip-hop; One Man Walking (Channel 4); and presenting 4Dance (Channel 4).