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Beat Swap Meet Santa Ana

        

Some snapshots I took this past Saturday at the Santa Ana Beat Swap Meet. I don’t go to these events looking for records but it is a great place to people watch. 49 more words

The Get Down - A Netflix original series from Baz Luhrmann

From visionary Baz Luhrmann, and told through the lives and music of a ragtag crew of South Bronx teens, The Get Down is a mythic saga of transformation in 1970s New York City. 8 more words

VIDEOS

Goodbye Hip-hop Nutcracker

Last Saturday, December 13, was the encore performance of The Hip-hop Nutcracker. It’s was a short an intense ride from the moment we got the green light to produce it about 3 months ago to the final performance last week. 456 more words

B-Boy Battle at the Beat Swap Meet

It was darker than I thought at The Container Yard, I didn’t have a flash with me so I improvised, Instead of making photos of the B Boys doing their thing, I slowed down the camera and tried to capture the movement and energy in a still image.

When O'Reilly met Rationale: a dramaturg and Hip Hop Theatre

Andrew Loretto knows something about matchmaking. He knows about dynamics and temperaments, work ethos and attitude, about hunger and curiosity. As creative producer of Right Up My Street, Andrew knows about bringing artists together to collaborate and challenge and expand each others’ practice….Which is just what’s happened to me last month, working with Rationale in Doncaster – hip hop theatre. 668 more words

On Performance

Beat Swap Meet at The Container Yard

Hip Hop is alive and well. I got to yesterdays Beat Swap Meet at about 4 PM and while I waited in line the fire marshal made them stop letting people in. 66 more words

The Hip-hop Nutcracker

“It has been way too long since my last entry.” will probably be the opening line for all my entries for now on, being that entries come at an annual rate. 563 more words