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Breakdancing with Riley Simpson-Fowler

Dance and Movement

During his years breakdancing and teaching at Leaping Feats Creative Danceworks, Riley has created a teaching program that has proven to be very effective on a short-term and long-term basis. He introduces the concept of maintaining one’s body (stretching, warming up, conditioning, etc) while teaching breakdancing skills and keeping students interested and active.

Grade SuitabilityK-12
Maximum Class Size20-25 Students (increases with age)
Time RequiredFlexible- from 1 hour to two week intensive
Material RequiredSound system plus iPod plug-in and space (gym)
Language of InstructionEnglish and basic French
CommunitiesAll

Riley Simpson-Fowler

Riley Simpson-Fowler has been breaking for 12 years and he is a member of Whitehorse’s one-and-only Bboy crew, Groundwork Sessions (GWS). Riley enjoys all forms of street dance including Breaking, Hip-Hop, Popping, Locking and House. Along with other members of GWS, he has performed at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics and the 2007 Canada Winter Games. Recently he was on the 2015 Juno Awards and Much Music Video Awards as a dancer for Keiza and Ariana Grande. He has participated in the Breakdancing Yukon Society Leadership Development Program and has been teaching breaking at Leaping Feats for the past 6 years. Riley and his crew have won 2 National Breakdance Competitions, and are recognized as one of Canada’s premier Dance Crews.

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