Adult Hip Hop Course For Beginners

Week 1: Popping – Master the iconic isolations and rhythmic contractions that define this electrifying style.


Week 2: Locking – Learn the funky and energetic movements that make Locking a crowd favourite on dance floors worldwide.


Week 3: Breakdancing – Discover the foundation of Hip Hop culture with explosive moves, freezes, and footwork. 


Week 4: Lyrical Hip Hop – Blend fluidity and emotion as you express yourself through the storytelling elements of lyrical Hip Hop.


Week 5: Commercial Hip Hop – Get into the groove of the mainstream with choreography inspired by music videos and stage performances.


Week 6: Urban Hip Hop – Wrap up the course by immersing yourself in the raw, authentic essence of street dance culture.

Get ready to groove and move! Our 6-week beginners Hip Hop course kicks off on April 30th, exclusively for ages 16 and above. If you’ve ever wanted to break into the world of Hip Hop dance, this is your chance to shine!

Each week, we’ll dive deep into a different style, covering all the essential techniques and moves you need to know:

Whether you’re a total beginner or looking to refine your skills, our experienced instructors are here to guide you every step of the way. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to unleash your inner dancer and join us for an unforgettable journey through the world of Hip Hop!

Spaces are limited, so reserve your spot today and let’s dance our way into the rhythm of Hip Hop!


About Sheldon

Sheldon Bailey Is the founder and head choreographer of Urban Jam Dance Company, based in Johannesburg South Africa Sheldon is a B-boy and Hip Hop street dancer whose career started with a local dance crew called "B-Supreme". He then moved on to award-winning dance crew "Freeze Frame" where he competed and excelled in a number of major competitions. These competitions include Red Bull Beat Battles, Hip Hop Indaba, Dance Star, Respect Battles, and Bring your Pack. He also featured in the South African dance movie "Hear Me Move" He has choreographed and performed for a variety of brands and corporate events in and around the country

About The Art of Movement

The Art of Movement is a dance and yoga studio in Emmarentia, Johannesburg established in 2012. We boast a busy timetable of dancing and yoga for both children and adults. Our yoga practitioners enjoy a wide variety of daily classes including Hatha, Vinyasa, Ashtanga & Restorative Yoga.Our dance specialities include ballet, modern, contemporary, hip hop, tap and salsa for children and adults. We follow the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing syllabus and partake in competition, exam and show work.



Mobile: 076-686-3280

Our physical address:
101 Barry Hertzog Ave,
(look for the blue wall)