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Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop returns

  • August 15 2014
Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop returns

The team over at Diabolical are proud to support the return of Scanners Inc‘s Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop, the pop-up festival of hip-hop culture featuring the world famous Popin’ Pete returns to London for a second year, building on the success of the 2013 pop-up shop at Box Park.

Taking over the 3000 square foot gallery in a new location for 2014 at Londonewcastle Project Space, this years event will bring together some of the top British hip-hop artists including DJ Biznizz; who’s been spinning since the 80’s, poppers Dickson Mbi, Vicky ‘Skytilz’ Mantey and of course, Popin’ Pete himself, as well as the entire space undergoing a popin’ transformation thanks to artwork by London’s Mr Dane.

Special events include a Youth Takeover programme, which aims to introduce young people to dance and popping and freestyle workshops.

Popin’ Pete said ‘I am very excited about this years Popin’ Pete Pop Shop, I love teaching the youth and giving back to the community and I know this year is going to be even better than last year.’

COMPETITION: Diabolical are giving you the chance to win tickets to the launch party and the weekend workshops. Follow @DLiberties on Twitter to find out more!

You can find out more on how to get involved here, along with the chance to win an £800 travel bursary. Popin Pete’s Pop Shop runs from Thursday 21 August – Monday 25 August. The Pop Shop will also be touring to DanceXchange in Birmingham and Bam Bam Boogies Studio in Essex.

 
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