On Saturday March 23rd 2013 the Canadian Street Dance Championships, organized by Street Dance Canada, will take place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (John Basset Theatre). If you enjoyed watching America’s Best Dance Crew or the Step Up Dance Movie, you won’t want to miss a chance to see the this live event!
Watch some of the competitors from last year:
Joining the panel and showcasing this year are
- legendary choreographer from New York BUDDHA STRETCH (Choreographer Michael Jackson’s ‘Rememb
er the Time’ music video, Men in Black, Elite force, MOP TOPS CREW),
- from Los Angeles pioneers of KRUMP dance Lil C (Guest judge and choreographer SO YOU THINK YO
U CAN DANCE) & MISS PRISSY (RIZE, MADDONA)
- Canada’s own DANIEL CELEBRE a.k.a DaFunkyMystic (Principal Dancer Michael Jackson THIS IS IT
- from London, England BROOKE MILLINER (Plague Crew UK, principal dancer STREET DANCE 3D Movie,
2 time HHI World Hip Hop Champion & Juste Debout Popping Champion),
- legendary Canadian BBOYS Michael “PIECEZ” Prosserman (MEC & UNITY Charity),
- Jon “DROPS” Reid (Supernaturalz Crew),
- BENZO (original BAG OF TRIX),
- Iconic Canadian Poppers FRANK BOOGIE (Boogie Brats) & TOMMY STEEZE (Bag
of trix, Boogie Brats)
- champion Locker from Montreal SCRAMBLELOCK.
Street Dance Canada Championships Schedule
- 9:30am – 12:00pm Hip Hop Solos, Duos & Quads Brooke Milliner & DaFunkyMystic
- 12:00pm – 4:00pm All Battles BREAKING – Benzo, BBoy Drops & BBoy Piecez
- KRUMP – Lil C & Miss Prissy
- POPPING – Frank Boogie, Tommy Steeze & Brooke Milliner
- LOCKING – Scramblelock
- 2:00pm-3:00pm KRUMP WORKSHOP with LILC & MISS PRISSY
- 3:00pm- 4:00pm POPPING WORKSHOP with BROOKE MILLINER
- 4:00pm – 6:00 pm THE JUMP OFF 2.0 Waacking & House Battles
- 6:00pm – 8:00pm CREW CHAMPIONSHIPS – Buddha Stretch, Brooke Milliner & Lil C
- 8:00pm-9:00pm AWARDS & JUDGES SHOWCASE
- 9:00pm-10:00pm KRUMP WORKSHOP with LIL C & MISS PRISSY
About the Canadian Street Dance Competition
The CSDC is the only competition of its kind in North America. It’s unique format brings together all facets of the street dance community and dancers of all ages and backgrounds from crews, schools and studios under one roof to compete for the Canadian Title and qualify to represent Canada at the 2013 U.D.O World Street Dance Championships in Glasgow, Scotland.
Competitions take place in age levels starting at Under 6 to Over 18, divisions from newcomer to advanced in Hip Hop All Style Solos, Duos, Quads, Crews and 1 on 1 Battles in Popping, Locking, Breaking and Krump. There are over 200 dancers registered to compete, coming from all over Canada including Vancouver, Montreal, Alberta and Ontario.
Canadian Street Dance Competition Tickets
Tickets are $10 at the door and spectators can arrive at any time during the day. The competition runs from 10am until 9pm with doors opening at 9:30am.
Non perishable food items will be collected for the Youth without Shelter Foundation at the event for the shelters’ programs.