A Sadler's Wells Project

Breakin' Convention



Breakin’ Convention is Sadler’s Wells’ ground-breaking festival of hip hop dance theatre, featuring a line-up of jaw-dropping performances by companies from around the world… and around the corner!

Hosted and curated by UK hip hop theatre legend Jonzi D, this show brings some of the world’s best poppers, lockers, b-boys and B-girls together to dance with local dance crews.

This year’s acts include

Just Dance (South Korea)
Soweto Skeleton Movers (South Africa)
Tentacle Tribe (Canada)

Plus local talent…

Wayward Thread, Code Crew and Tozer Dance Studios
(Tue 23 May)

Hibword & SuperCedric, Take 1 Dance and Wayward Thread
(Wed 24 May)

Breakin Convention is more than just a show – it’s an experience! DJs, dancers, live aerosol art, MCs and freestyle sessions take over the building in the ultimate celebration of hip hop culture.




£8* Under 16s
£8* 16 – 26 yrs
£8 for over 60s and registered unemployed
£8 for Groups 10+

*Discounts are subject to availability and may be removed at any time. Only valid on certain performances - terms and conditions apply.

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