Every Monday during Term 3, Sydney-based Maori dance artist Sam Beazley will offer three distinct bespoke hip-hop dance workshops to young people from absolute beginner to intermediate level. Inspired by ’90s-2000s party dances, Sam will take the participants on a journey of exploring the history of hip-hop. Together they will have lot of fun learning new knowledge while trying out cool new moves in a virtual party. In the intermediate level workshop, young dance lovers will also learn practical techniques to freestyle and create their own choreography from these classic dance moves: Hip-hop, Popping, Locking, Urban and lots more!
GROUP 1: BEGINNER LEVEL, 4:00pm-5:00pm, ages 8-12 years
GROUP 2: INTERMEDIATE LEVEL, 5:15pm-6:15pm, ages 13-18 years
GROUP 3: INTERMEDIATE LEVEL, 6:30pm-7:30pm, ages 13-18 years
Participants can attend IN PERSON (limited places) or ONLINE. Zoom links will be provided at least 24 hours prior to each session.
Recommended ages: 13 – 18 years
About Samuel Hauturu Beazley
Sam is a Sydney based Dancer with foundations in Hip-Hop, Popping, Urban and Contemporary, all of which have helped cultivate a deep passion for movement. Having graduated from Wesley Institute with a Bachelor of the Arts in Dance, Sam has since worked with Shaun Parker & Company from 2015 till present. He is also a certiﬁed Remedial Massage therapist. Sam has represented Australia with The Pack (DC) at Hip Hop Internationals (HHI), Las Vegas 2014 and became Australian Champions for World Supremacy Battlegrounds (WSB) that same year. In 2018 Sam became Urban Party battle champion and also competed with his crew “Yea Nice” at Arena Singapore. Sam continues to work with renowned choreographers from the Contemporary, Hip-Hop and Urban communities both locally and internationally.
SYDNEY MOVES is supported by the City of Sydney.