Breakin' Convention - Touring - Charlotte, NC - October 13 - 14 2017

Breakin' Convention is the world's biggest festival of hip hop dance theatre showcasing the very best from around the world and around the corner.

Curated and hosted by UK hip hop pioneer Jonzi D, the sickest weekend of old school pioneers, cutting edge street dance companies and international b-boy crews - live on stage. Spilling off stage and taking over the whole building with dance workshops, graffiti, DJs and freestyle dance circles make Breakin' Convention an unforgettable experience for all the family

Our celebration of hip hop culture will feature Friday and Saturday night shows at the Knight Theater showcasing some of the world’s great hip hop stars. During the day on October 15, enjoy Street Jam – a FREE festival at Spirit Square. Free activities and performances for the whole family include: live DJs, workshops, graffiti, and other elements of hip hop culture.

Starring international companies Protocol (UK), Salah (France), Soweto Skeleton Movers (South Africa), Femme Fatale (worldwide) and Yeah Yellow (France) alongside local acts! 

Friday October 13

Saturday October 14

Breakers for Life (Charlotte / Atlanta)
Animatrixx (Fayetteville, NC)
Rot Not, Want Not (Charlotte, NC)
Femme Fatale (LA) 
Soweto Skeleton Movers (SA)
CrazyeeCollective (Charlotte, NC)
Protocol (UK)
Salah (France)
Yeah Yellow (France)

Breakers for Life (Rockwell / Atlanta)
Committed (Sanford, NC)
Queen City Bittys (Charlotte,NC)
Femme Fatale (LA) 
Soweto Skeleton Movers (SA)
O.G. All Stars (Atlanta, Nashville, Asheville)
Protocol (UK)
Salah (France)
Yeah Yellow (France)

Line up correct at time of publishing

Festival dates: Fri. October 13 – Sat. October 14, 2017
Festival location: Knight Theater, Blumenthal Performing Arts, Charlotte, NC