POPPING TECHNIQUE WORKSHOP for Youth (FEB 18)
POPPING TECHNIQUE WORKSHOP FOR YOUTH
with James Gavins
Monday, February 18- Monday, March 18 (5 sessions)
- Time: Monday nights from 6:00PM-7:00PM
- Ages: 13-17
- Cost: $85 for class and materials
Participants will learn the basics of Popping(Hitting, Waving, Animation, Robotics,Tutting, and more!) This workshop will consist of training in improvisation and choreography.
About the Instructor
James Gavins is an all-around artist who was born and raised in Chicago, IL. He attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where here attained a B.A. in Theater & Drama. In 2008, James was granted the First Wave Hip Hop & Urban Arts Scholarship. He started off as a b-boy (breakdancer) in his early teens, which led into popping (funkstyles). He then took a two-year break from college to dance professionally as a Popper with GForce Entertainment on various Carnival Cruise Line ships. James is currently a Creative Collaborator/Dancer with Shapeshift Dance Theatrical Company which has performed at The Kennedy Center(DC), The Lincoln Center(NY), and various conferences. James is also currently a Performing Arts Director with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Green Bay.