The video trailer for Breakin’ Convention 2012 has been released announcing the dates and venues of the forthcoming UK tour.

The Breakin’ Convention 2012 UK tour will include touring performances from Clash 66 from France and Korea with Amore & PsychĂ© and Pro Phenomen from France presenting a new piece alongside performances from local dance companies due to be announced closer to the festival.

Video: Breakin’ Convention 2012 UK tour trailer

The Breakin’ Convention 2012 tour will visit nine venues across the UK starting at Sadler’s Wells Theatre in London on Saturday 5 May and concluding at the West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds on 2 June.

Applications for the Breakin’ Convention 2012 tour remain open until 19 December for London companies and 6 January 2012 for tour venues and can be found on the Breakin’ Convention website.

Breakin’ Convention is an annual festival of international hip hop dance theatre curated by Jonzi D that takes place at Sadler’s Wells Theatre and will be in its ninth year in 2012. The production tours biennially, with the last Breakin’ Convention tour taking place in 2010.

Breakin Convention 2012 UK Tour Venues

Breakin’ Convention will be appearing at London, Plymouth, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Inverness, Sheffield, Brighton, Bristol and Leeds at the following venues:

Sadler’s Wells Theatre
Saturday 5 – Monday 7 May

Plymouth Theatre Royal
Friday 11 May -Saturday 12 May

Birmingham Hippodrome
Monday 14 May – Tuesday 15 May

Edinburgh Festival Theatre
Friday 18 May – Saturday 19 May

Inverness Eden Court
Tuesday 22 May

Sheffield Lyceum
Friday 25 May – Saturday 26 May

Brighton Dome
Tuesday 29 May

Bristol Colston Hall
Friday 31 May

Leeds West Yorkshire Playhouse
Saturday 2 June

More information and tickets for the tour are on sale now via