Dynamic Rockers (Break Dancing since 1979) Celebrates its 33rd Anniversary...Return To On The Wire
Dynamic Rockers is proud to present the Dynamic Rockersa 33rd Anniversary, beginning with the "Rep Your Style" battle on Thursday July 12, 2012 at the legendary and prestigious Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre at 5PM. more...
Dynamic Rockers is proud to present the Dynamic Rockers’ 33rd Anniversary, beginning with the "Rep Your Style" battle on Thursday July 12, 2012 at the legendary and prestigious Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre at 5PM.
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre is located at 405 West 55th Street.
The Dynamic Rockers will celebrate the anniversary by hosting a series of competitions, performances, workshops, and parties throughout the four-day weekend, offering a creative and cultural outlet in which all dancers and artists may participate.
"Rep Your Style" is an all-styles battle with eight categories of urban dances such as Hip Hop, House, Popping, Locking, Waacking, Vogue, Flexing & Hoofing. This two-day battle begins by looking for the best representative of each style to return the next day to B-boy Massacre for the finals and compete to become the ultimate winner.
Friday, July 13, 2012 will be the 9th edition and sixth year of B-boy Massacre, anevent brought to you by the president of the Dynamic Rockers crew, b-boy Kid Glyde. This will be a night jam-packed with 3 v. 3 crew breaking battles, 1 vs. 1 b-girl battles, and the finals of the Rep Your Stylebattle hosted by Grandmaster Caz, with tunes spun by DJ DP One. The jam will be located at KC Hideaway,12 Hinesdale Street in Brooklyn, starting at 7PM. Following this on Saturday, July 14, 2012 will be the "Just for a Cause" battle to raise proceeds for charities and also awareness of the threats to tear down 5 Pointz, the graffiti Hall of Fame in Queens, New York. There will be live performances by Homeboy Sandman and MTV’s most requested ban,Shinobi Ninja. 5 Pointz is located at 45-46 Davis Street off Jackson Avenue. The weekend of festivities will come to an educational finale with The Dynamic Rockers’ Academy workshops on Sunday, July 15, 2012 at Chelsea Studios from 2PM-8PM. Later that night, go "Dynamic Out" with a bang during the officialafter party at the Funk Box, located at 218 Sullivan St. between Bleeker and West 3rd at 10PM. Spinning the freshest tracks will be Dynamic's own DJs, Dredeland EX, along with celebrity DJ Tony Touch.
The Dynamic Rockers crew is dedicated to the preservation and evolution of the art form of Breaking. We aspire to create standards and business opportunities for the dance. As artists we are determined to enhance one's skills and influence personal growth. Since the crew was founded in 1979, its leaders have strived to push the limits and support what the dance is today. Current president Kid Glyde, handed the torch by his father, legendary b-boy Glyde of the original Dynamic Rockers, continues to work hard to keep the legacy alive, not only for the Dynamic Rockers but also the entire Breaking community. We believe that it is crucial to know the origins of the dance, along with its culture and traditions that have been passed down through generations. The Dynamic Rockerswould love to share theirs and give back to the dance what it has given us: life. As the crew would say in regards to living life to its fullest potential: "Dynamic Out!”