Hip-hop dance refers to street dance styles primarily performed to hip-hop music or that have evolved as part of hip-hop culture.
Hip Hop is Exciting — Many students are excited to try hip hop dance for the first time because they know they’ll get a chance to listen to contemporary music and learn the latest dance moves that their friends and popular music artists and their dancers are currently doing. It’s fun, current, and a great conversation piece. Hip Hop uses the latest sounds in rap, R&B and pop music together with movements influenced by some of today’s hottest video choreographers. Hip hop encompasses movement that has elements of poppin', locking, and breaking as well as freestyle movement to give students the opportunity to develop their own sense of style. Hip hop is urban, it’s street, it’s diverse and forever changing. Please do not wear street shoes into class.