Krumping, a popular hip-hop dance style from Los Angeles, has made its way to Liberia thanks to the internet and creative teens hungry for innovative outlets for their talents.
Posts Tagged: Dance
Japanese Flash Mob!
One of my favorite films, Sans Soleil (by the late, great film essayist Chris Maker), features the surreal Japanese dance culture of takenoko-zoku.
Are You Real Good at Vogueing?
Chicago’s pioneer vogue dancers perform by the pool on a cable access show called “Teenage” in 1990 (same year Paris Is Burning, which showcases vogue dance, came out.)
Teen Turn Offs
Teens dance and take breaks to confess what really turns ’em off.
Northern Soul began in the working-class clubs of the north of England, where an unprecedented dance scene took hold of the 1970s generation.
Contact Improv’s Oberlin College Roots
The first ever performed piece considered contact improvisation was danced by Oberlin College students in 1972.
Middle School Talk
Last week’s episode of This American Life – Middle School is a must listen for anyone who survived junior high school.
Lil Wayne Presents
He sings. He dances. He’s Torion Sellers.
Appalachian Teen Clogging
Appalachian teen competitive clogging troupe, Blue Ridge Mountain Dancers, clogging, flat-footing, foot-stomping, buck dancing, or jigging it in someone’s living room, 1964.
The world is your stretching mat! Students at Sangamon State University touch their toes and reach for the sky in Marian Levin’s Movement Class.