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How to Breakdance: Adding Direction to Your Toprocks

How to Breakdance: Adding Direction to Your Toprocks

In the electrifying world of breakdancing, mastering the art of toprocking is crucial. Toprocks, the rhythmic, introductory dance steps performed while standing, serve as the face of your dance routine, setting the tone for what follows. However, many dancers stick to the traditional two-dimensional plane, moving side to side without venturing forward or back. Today, we’re going to spice up…

Learn How to Skip | Beginner Dance Tutorial

Learn How to Skip | Beginner Dance Tutorial

When we think of dancing, the skill of skipping might not immediately come to mind as something crucial or complex. However, in the world of dance, particularly in styles that involve a lot of movement and space creation like top rock in breakdancing, skipping isn’t just child’s play. It’s a foundational skill that enhances fluidity and space management on the…

How to Breakdance: Mastering the Skipping Side Steps and Advancing Your Top Rock Basics

How to Breakdance: Mastering the Skipping Side Steps and Advancing Your Top Rock Basics

In the vibrant world of breakdancing, mastering the fundamentals can transform your performance from good to spectacular. Today, we dive into an essential element of Top Rock called the “Skipping Side Steps.” This dynamic step builds on the basics of what many might know as “Salsa Steps,” pushing your agility, speed, and expressive capability to new heights. If you’re ready…

How to do a Reverse Coffee Grinder | Beginning Breaking Tutorial

How to do a Reverse Coffee Grinder | Beginning Breaking Tutorial

Welcome to an exciting tutorial where you’ll learn to master the Reverse Coffee Grinder, a dynamic and often overlooked breakdancing move that can add a unique twist to your dance repertoire. Unlike the traditional coffee grinder, which most breakdancers are familiar with, the reverse version offers an intriguing complexity that makes your leg movements appear more intricate and skillful. Let’s…

How to Breakdance | Bicycle Step | Footwork 101

How to Breakdance | Bicycle Step | Footwork 101

Breakdancing, or b-boying, continues to evolve, incorporating various movements that enhance rhythm, agility, and expression. One such movement is the bicycle step, a seemingly simple but highly effective footwork technique that mirrors the motion similar to mountain climbers, commonly performed in fitness routines. This tutorial will guide you through mastering the bicycle step, emphasizing how it can be integrated into…

Backrocks Tutorial – 3 Backrock Moves (Breaking)

Backrocks Tutorial – 3 Backrock Moves (Breaking)

Backrocks, an often overlooked but essential element of breakdancing, enrich the foundational aspects of the dance by introducing movements performed on the back level. These moves not only enhance a dancer’s ability to control their body in various positions but also ensure continuous motion, even in the face of mistakes. In this tutorial, led by Rockstar, a seasoned b-boy, we’ll…

How to Breakdance | Hook Step Back

How to Breakdance | Hook Step Back

In the expansive world of breakdancing, mastering diverse footwork patterns is essential for any b-boy or b-girl looking to elevate their game. Today’s tutorial focuses on a unique footwork step taught by the legendary Profo Won from the Floor Gangs crew. Known as the “Hook Step Back,” this continuous footwork pattern is an excellent addition to your dance repertoire, offering…

How to Breakdance | Footwork Combo

How to Breakdance | Footwork Combo

In the world of breakdancing, versatility and creativity are key. Today’s tutorial features Tony the Tyger from Mad Action Crew, a seasoned b-boy from Modesto, California, who’s been honing his craft since 1993. Known for his underground style and commitment to the essence of b-boying, Tony brings a rich blend of experience and originality to his teachings. This session is…

How to Breakdance | Side Shuffle | Footwork 101

How to Breakdance | Side Shuffle | Footwork 101

In the dynamic world of breakdancing, mastering foundational footwork steps is crucial. One such essential step is the side shuffle, a variation of the basic shuffle that brings movement and texture to your dance routines. Today, we’ll dive deep into learning the side shuffle, building from the ground up, and integrating it seamlessly into your breakdancing to enhance both your…

How to Breakdance | Back CC PT. 2 | Back Rock Tutorial

How to Breakdance | Back CC PT. 2 | Back Rock Tutorial

Welcome back to our series on mastering the back CC, a dynamic and visually captivating move that is a staple in the breakdancing world. In this tutorial, we’ll explore the more advanced version of the back CC, focusing on keeping the lower back off the floor and adding a rainbow-like motion to the move. If you haven’t yet mastered the…