will battle it out this weekend for a chance to represent Bahrain at a regional competition.
The level of the Omani B-Boys
continues to increase yearly, and the 2015 Cypher was no exception.
The Red Bull BC One Bahrain Cypher competition, featuring 16 of the best B-Boys
, will compete for the title on May 1.
In former attempts to join classical music and break-dance, the b-boys
just supported the music with their moves.
Then its half-term programme will be delivering a daily mix of events leading up to next weekend's Just Jam which will see Dance City and Bad Taste Cru host some of the world's best B-Boys
and B-Girls in a celebration of hip-hop culture and breakdance.
Eight international invites and eight UK B-boys
and B-girls will compete against each other.
The Custard Factory in Digbeth served as the main location for the festival that saw break dancing, DJs, live illustration battles, beat box battles, B-Boys
, graffiti, dance and music workshops all take place.
As well as live paintings, there will be break dancing, DJs, live illustration battles, beat box battles, B-Boys
and other innovative and engaging visual art forms.
have adopted the dress code that goes with the dance form, the baggy clothes, flashy footgear and American baseball caps -- New York Yankees the preferred one.
Actually, I think it was even earlier that I started giggling at this cheesy dance movie -- when Dante bursts into Blake's apartment and launches into a spiel about dancers, breakdance, B-Boys
, needing his help for a dance contest, etc, only for bewildered Blake to reply: "I was a basketball coach
from all across the continent had been battling it out in several local and national rounds, resulting in 16 finalists showing their prowess and agility in the ancient Odeon Theatre in Amman.
Then the MC calls out Ralph and the rest of the b-boys
one by one.