Initially used as a tactic to non-violently settle disputes, breaking has now evolved into an intricate style of hip-hop dance that is popular globally. Breaking began in New York in the 1970s, where disc jockeys aided this dance style’s creation…
Cal Poly’s contemporary and hip-hop dance group Urban Movement will perform at CultureFest Saturday.
The event, hosted by the MPU, will also bring Santa Barbara breakers UCSBreakin’ and local group Flak Mob to campus.
Whether you want to taste handcrafted ciders, enjoy the music of local bands, or sing along to world-renowned artists, you can do it all during this festival season.
The event allowed students to display what they had learned and also served as a source of liberation for some.
After years of effort, Cal Poly has an official breakdancing club: SLO Breakers. Art and design junior and founding member John Duch was disappointed by the lack of a breakdancing scene when he came to Cal Poly as a freshman.…
Cal Poly’s PolyCultural Weekend showcased many cultural clubs including Hip Hop Choreo Club, which gives some Cal Poly students a sense of community.
The hard beats of the music with lyrics that often fit the stories helped in showing the audience a different take on their favorite movies.