The Serious About Street Dance Championships is an offshoot project by organisers Superbad Events of Serious About Street Dance, an annual celebration of street dance that shares the same name, and as a successor to the Serious About Street Dance battles at the University of London that took place monthly for six months from October 2011.
Serious About Street Dance Championships 2012 competition will take place with adult and youth categories for soloists and crews.
The winners of Serious About Street Dance Championships will win cash prizes and the top three highest scoring competitors will be offered the opportunity to perform at Serious About Street Dance 2013 in March next year next to other dance companies.
As announced in July, the three judges for Serious About Street Dance Championships 2012 will be Mukhtar Omar Sharif Mukhtar, founder of Plague Dance Crew and choreographer for Cirque Du Soleil in the USA, Brooke Milliner, lead choreographer of Plague Dance Crew, and Caramel Soldier from Pieces Of House and The Caramel Soldier Company.
The Serious About Street Dance Championships 2012 takes place from 4pm at the IndigO2 inside The O2, Peninsula Square, Millenium Way, London, SE10 0DX on Sunday 23 September 2012. Tickets are £18 (plus booking fee) and can be bought online.
Serious About Street Dance, SuperBad Events and SuperBad Talent
The annual Serious About Street Dance event is an event celebrating street dance in the UK organised by Kymberlee Jay with her company, SuperBad Events which produces regional and national street dance battles, workshops, showcases, events and tours. In April 2012 Kymberlee Jay later announced the launch of SuperBad Talent agency as an additional strand to her company to provide street dancers for corporate events.