Enter The Shadow – The Life Of A B-Boy
|November 6, 2011||Filled under Events||
Where: Enwave Theatre, 235 Queens Quay West
When: November 24 – 27, 2011
Cost: Regular priced tickets are $28. Student tickets are $15 and senior tickets are $24. Tickets can be purchased by calling 1.416.973.4000 or online at www.harbourfrontcentre.com www.breakitdown.ca/ets
Details: Enter The Shadow is a high-octane journey examining the life of a break boy through the art of b-boying, a style of dance formed on the streets of New York City in the 70s. The production a collaboration between Break it Down and playwright Ins Choi, whose previous work, Kim’s Convenience, won the 2011 Toronto Fringe New Play Contest. The production features choreography by Break it Down’s Co-Artistic Directors, Jon ‘Drops’ Reid and Lee ‘Lethal’ Pham, as performed by Canada’s Supernaturalz Crew, Sound Design by Juno Award-winner, Dave ‘DJ Serious’ Yan, and Projection Design by Andrew Chung, creator of the new TV Series Millions.
Break it Down is a dynamic, youth-led organization that creates productions from the diverse perspective of the hip-hop generation and teaches about the empowering aspects of hip-hop culture through education and mentorship programming. Co-artistic directors, and creators of the production, Lee “Lethal” Pham and Jon “Drops” Reid, two of the most talented b-boys in the country, are also leaders in community events, educational programming and b-boy dance. Their credits range from international b-boy championships, judging major dance competitions, choreographing and performing in a wide variety of local and international events. Pham and Reid are also members of Canada’s Supernaturalz Crew, a world-class b-boy team who have won multiple championship titles in their genre across North America and abroad.
More Info: www.breakitdown.ca