Category Archives: Creative Movement 101

What is Hustle Dancing?

Hustle Dancing is not the same as the “The Hustle” line Dance Move. To set things straight, here’s a list of some quick facts to help you understand, if you’re still not sure, what Hustle Dancing really is. 1. Hustle Dance Move “The Hustle” first originated in the late 1960’s disco clubs. It was mostly … Continue reading What is Hustle Dancing?

“Break it Down” Hip-hop Dance Class

  When:  Saturday, June 10th | 12:00-1:00pm Where: The Studio @ 550, 550 Mass Ave, Cambridge MA 02139 Admission: $15 per class | Preregister Online Only September & October Promo! Special Monthly Unlimited Plan for only $69. ENROLL HERE FEATURES: – Enables you to have unlimited access to all weekly classes, ANYTIME, ANYWHERE! – Allows you … Continue reading “Break it Down” Hip-hop Dance Class

Five Top Things To Do in Boston This Weekend – April 29-30

We’re rolling out a new series of posts on our blog, so keep a look-out for posts like these from now on. Every week we’ll be announcing the top 5 things to do in Boston, with our favorite dance and performance events taking place in the wider area. So, let’s get down to it! Here … Continue reading Five Top Things To Do in Boston This Weekend – April 29-30

WIN a 5 Class Card – Take part in the Vaudeville Funk Survey

Hey, Vaudeville Funkateers! Vaudeville Funk was a great success and we hope you’ve enjoyed the ride with us all!   As Vaudeville Funk will become an annual festival of Locking and Creativity, we’d really like to hear your thoughts and opinions…   We really appreciate your support and your feedback is so important. That’s why … Continue reading WIN a 5 Class Card – Take part in the Vaudeville Funk Survey

LockShop and Fundraiser with BeanTown Lockers

Greetings peeps! Here’s another special…. We’re hosting a LockShop this Sunday, October 16th at 1 pm. This is special because it will also be a fundraiser for our super awesome, event that will go down in history, The Vaudeville Funk Revolution. Be there! Save your spot at the link below! Register for this LockShop   

Locking Creator’s Class Boston – Tickets

Now you can get the Locking Creator’s Class tickets as well as the Vaudeville Funk tickets.   The Vaudeville Funk Venues Vaudeville Funk Show Live Performance, Silent Auction, and Dance Party ft. The Beantown Lockers, Don Campbell, and Dennis DDouble Danehy! Saturday, October 29, 8-10pm Boston University Dance Theater 915 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA Locking Creator’s Class … Continue reading Locking Creator’s Class Boston – Tickets

As announced, the ticket sales for Vaudeville Funk at regular prices will start as of today, September 30th, through October 29th. The Vaudeville Funk Venues Vaudeville Funk Show Live Performance, Silent Auction, and Dance Party ft. The Beantown Lockers, Don Campbell, and Dennis DDouble Danehy! Saturday, October 29, 8-10pm Boston University Dance Theater 915 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, … Continue reading

The Real History of Locking, as told by Don “Cambellock” Campbell

The Real History of Locking, as told by Don “Cambellock” Campbell LOCKING History by Don “Campbellock” Written by Dennis Danehy – Son of Don Campbell Locking is considered the first Street Dance Style. It was created in 1970 by Don Campbell at LA Trade Technical College. Locking was created as a mistake. Don was being … Continue reading The Real History of Locking, as told by Don “Cambellock” Campbell

What is dance therapy?

What is dance therapy? by Carl Alleyne For thousands of years, humankind has been dancing and moving to a rhythm to express different emotions and states. Although dancing is mostly considered an art form, history and evidence show that it is much more than that. In many countries and tribes worldwide, dance and movement have … Continue reading What is dance therapy?

Locking 101: Infographic

|INFOGRAPHIC| Locking 101, the art and history As a follow up to the second part of our Locking 101 Series, here’s an infographic with a digest of the History of Locking. Facts only! Did you enjoy the infographic on Locking? Share it with your friends or tell us what you think in the comments below. … Continue reading Locking 101: Infographic