REP YOUR STYLE ACADEMY BEGINS WITH TEACHING BREAKING

Last Tuesday we started a free workshop to start a weekly class with our reputable member Kid Glyde. Check out what we have in store for you!!

This is the event link with details. https://www.facebook.com/events/1388139494779941/?notif_t=plan_user_joined

Rep Your Style Academy presents

2014-08-29 11.16.07

Weekly Breaking Workshops with Kid Glyde

8pm

Ripley Grier

520 8th Avenue

New York, NY

FIRST CLASS IS FREE!

$5 SECOND CLASS

$10 EVERY OTHER CLASS

$30 FOR 4 CLASSES

$50 FOR 8 CLASSES

Every 3 months we will have a competition to test out our skills against each other!!!!!

Kid Glyde will take you through different fundamentals and techniques that have been passed down by his father and crew, Dynamic Rockers, who have been a legendary influence within the Breaking Culture. With knowledge of his own experiences and of the secrets passed down from generation to generation, Kid Glyde is well suited to share knowledge of the old and new school. Competing world wide and with numerous international titles, Kid Glyde is still up to date in what is an effective bboy in the cyphers or in your favorite competition. Whether your a cypher head or competitive dancer, he has what it takes to improve your skill in a faster rate.

Join us this month as we explore the art of Breaking.

Every month we will have different focuses and intentions.

The month of September is

Back To School!!!

It’s self explanatory, this month will focus on teaching movements that will help to progress your form, creativity and ability. It’s time to go back to school and learn how to advance by going back to foundations that you probably missed. Be ready to be schooled!

Check out this months Itinerary

September 2nd, Step to the beat-

Build up your knowledge of break beats and how to effectively dance with your arsenal to the music. Learn to become one with the music and fully express yourself.

September 9th, The Next Slide-

Learn cool and intricate ways to slide and use the entire space that you are given, either on a large stage or a small cypher. Slides and glides are good transitional moves that will help you be more dynamic and clean from move to move.

September 16th, Dynamic Movement-

In this extreme workshop, Students will experience how to make movements bigger and more powerful. Learn how to do less and make is seem like it’s so much more. Also explore how to change levels to create a more dynamic style.

September 23rd, Creative Steps-

Here we take many foundational steps and movements and learn how to create our own. We will also find out how to use the tools we already have to create new and innovative ways to express ourselves.

September 30th, Power Footwork-

The month has to end with a bang! In this final installment of “Back to School”, footwork will be explored in another way. In a way that expresses more athleticism, strength and balance. Ken Swift said it himself, Footwork can be just as difficult as power. He is the one who coined it “Power Footwork”. But of course we got a Dynamic style to it. Come and check it out!!!

Bio of Kid Glyde

Victor “Kid Glyde” Alicea’s credo is “If you can conceive it, you can achieve. it” At thirty years old, Kid Glyde has already achieved much of what he has conceived—and won’t be stopping anytime soon. Hailing from Queens, New York, Kid Glyde is the president of the acclaimed NYC b-boy crew, The Dynamic Rockers, which he not only inherited, but has also revived. He has appeared in acclaimed dance movies such as Step Up 2 & 3, Bumper, Pressure, and the b-boy documentary All Out War. He is also the principal actor in “I Break NY”, a webisode series about Kid Glyde and the Dynamic Rockers’ struggles and triumphs in 2009. He is the son of legendary Glyde of the original Dynamic Rockers and has been breaking for sixteen years, starting with lessons from both his father and Kid Freeze. After his first major battle victory in 2006 at the Universal Zulu Nation B-boy/B-girl Throwdown, he has only continued further with his success as a b-boy. He has taken titles at major battles such as the Rock Steady Crew Anniversary Battles in 2007 and 2008 and won Eurobattle 2009 with his crew. He also represented the USA in the 2009 Red Bull BC One competition, the most prestigious 1 v. 1 b-boy battle in the world. Recently, Kid Glyde and the Dynamic Rockers have been taking battles by storm, winning first place in the Masters of the Art 6 battle in NYC, Funk What U Heard in Connecticut, and representing the USA at IBE (International Breaking Event), the largest international b-boying tournament. Kid Glyde even organizes major events himself, such as the famous B-boy Massacre series and the unique Octagon NYC battles. He also teaches and is the featured b-boy expert for HowCast.com, an online tutorial website. Kid Glyde remains a prominent and inspirational b-boy in the hip-hop community and continues to take b-boying culture to the next level.

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