Throughout August 2012
A celebration of urban culture at mac birmingham. Take part in a day long workshop or enjoy a free event in our public spaces, including an Old School Hip Hop Jam curated by Birmingham’s freshest DJs, plus breakin’ demonstrations by the region’s best breakers and crews.
One day workshops each Wednesday in August:
Urban Street Arts Wed 1st Aug, 1- 6pm, £15, Age: 13 - 19
Learn about the story of graffiti and street art, create designs then spray paint or use pens on giant boards to bring your creations to life.
Beats & Breaks Wed 8th Aug 1- 6pm, £15, Age: 13 – 19
Make your own music track to be added to mac’s Celestial Jukebox. Working with MC & DJ Feva, explore sampling and develop your rhyming and lyric writing.
Streetdance/Breakin' Wed 15th Aug 1- 6pm, £15, Age: 13 – 19
Discover the foundations of Hip Hop Dance. Create a choreography based around Jacking, Stomping, Skating, Footwork and Lofting.
Make a Music Video Wed 22nd 1- 6pm, £15, Age: 13 - 19
Work with an independent music video director to create your own promo video. Plan and shoot using HDV cameras, editing the results on Final Cut Pro Express