Established in 1998, by Founder and Artistic Director Micaya, The SF Hip Hop DanceFest has grown to be THE event that has put San Francsico on the map for presenting hip hop dance . Acknowledged as the FIRST festival dedicated specifically to hip hop dance, the DanceFest is a groundbreaking event, hosting companies from all over the globe. The DanceFest serves an important cross-section of the arts community, giving recognition to a rich and exciting dance form that has it’s roots in the Bay Area and is part of an international artistic movement.
The San Francisco Hip Hop DanceFest remains unique for its dedication to presenting the highest quality professional Hip Hop dance companies and for its forward-thinking curatorial focus. This legendary event offers professional Hip Hop dance companies the level of production, exposure, and acknowledgement that they urgently deserve, nurturing emerging artists and consistently contributing to the evolution of both Hip Hop and dance. With a record of nine years of sold-out performances, the DanceFest has developed a reputation for both quality and innovation.
Saturday Nov 22 - 8pm
(also on Sunday Nov 23 - 7pm)
*subject to change- check back often for updates*
Shadow Optix (Santa Rosa)
Human Creature (San Francisco)
Mop Tops (New York)
Human Toy (Santa Rosa)
Funkanometry SF (San Francisco)
Loose Change (San Francisco)
DS Players (San Jose)
Official Website: http://www.sfhiphopdancefest.com
Added by kathleenw on November 16, 2008