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Absolute Rain Jam 2018

Sunday 16 December 2018 | Absolute Rain Jam 2018 | London (UK)
https://www.facebook.com/events/1003313906538420/

Winter is here, Rain Crew & House of Absolute bring you a celebration of street culture. Absolute Rain Jam 2018 will be bringing together an amazing lineup of dancers and musicians including, poppers, waackers, voguers, krumpers, hip-hoppers and Emcees for the ultimate party and battle. Featuring exhibitions and performances across two rooms with live music and dance battles.

FEATURING


2on2 BREAKING BATTLE with RAIN CREW
Host: Haseeb Chilly Hearn & Perry Howell (Rain Crew)
Judges: Karam (SMAC 19) | Law | Jessy (The Ruggeds)
Music: DJ Kofi-M Rain crew | DJ T-Sia

2on2 OPENSTYLE BATTLE with HOUSE OF ABSOLUTE
Host: Julia Cheng (House of Absolute)
Judges: TBA | TBA | TBA
Music: DJ Snuff | DJ DBO | Live Band

Please post your name on the event wall if you’d like to compete or drop us a message via facebook or info@raincrewuk.com. Full list of competitors published in the pinned post on the Facebook event page.

House of Absolute Logo - Lo-res - Rain Crew

House of Absolute - Rain Crew


A female powerhouse cultivating honest expression through dance and music. ​Based in London, House of Absolute brings force of highly talented creative artists specialising in interdisciplinary approaches to performance through dance, music, art and mixed media.

Dance styles include Waacking, Contemporary, Ballet, Hip Hop, House, Locking, Hustle and Popping. Sound Design includes Mimu Gloves, Violin, Vocals, Spokenword, Poetry.

www.houseofabsolute.com | @houseofabsolute

THE MUSIC


LOCATION


Rain Crew - Studio 9294, 92-94 Wallis Road, London, E9 5LN

Address: Studio 9294, 92-94 Wallis Road, London, E9 5LN


TICKETS

CONTACT


I AM A VISITOR

Thank you for your interest in our event. We try hard to have all the information you need on the website. Before contacting us please make sure your question isn’t somewhere on the website.

  • Program & Timetable – Schedule, DJ’s, Judges, Hosts
  • Competition & Registration – How it works, rules, prices and sign-ups
  • Travel & Where to stay in London – Airports, trains, buses and hotels & hostels

tel. 020 3581 0265
email. info@raincrewuk.com

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I AM A PROMOTER OR SPONSOR

Host a qualifier | Be a sponsor | Be involved some other way

We’re always happy to hear from people who want to get involved in the Rain Jams so please contact us by email on info@raincrewuk.com.

Crxss Platfxrm x Rain Crew present Level Up!

Friday 12th October | Shoreditch Town Hall | 6pm | Open Styles | https://www.facebook.com/events/2044258029231426/

CRXSS PLATFXRM is rooted in the Street Culture of London but takes inspiration from far and wide. For Dance Umbrella’s 40th Anniversary year, Ivan Blackstock has curated an evening of live performances and a new dance battle concept in partnership with Rain Crew.

 

FEATURING


LEVEL UP Dance Battle

The task-based, open style dance battle will be presented in collaboration with acclaimed B-Boy group Rain Crew.

LEVEL 1 Individual pre-selection, all styles are welcome! The selected dancers and the UK and International invites will form 4 teams of 4 dancers.
LEVEL 2 The 4 teams will be challenged through various task-based rounds to test improvisation, teamwork and creativity.
LEVEL 3 The winning team will split and battle 1on1, facing further
challenges and tasks presented by our hosts.
FINAL LEVEL Explosive 1on1 final

Prize: £300.00
Judges: TBA | TBA | TBA
Hosts: Haseeb ‘Chilly’ Hearn &
Jade Hackett

Please post your name on the dance events wall if you’d like to compete or drop us a message via facebook or info@raincrewuk.com. Competitors must be 16+ and a full list of competitors will be published in the pinned post on the Facebook event page.

Featured Artists

Also featuring experimental sounds and multifaceted performances from artists including Paris-based music hacker and dancer GonzyTv Krump crew Rugged Estate and dancer and bonebreaker Kaner Flex.

 Crxss Platfxrm x Rain Crew


CRXSS PLATFXRM is a new arts organisation devoted to supporting and showcasing the unseen wave of artists pushing forward UK street culture. Dedicated to celebrating and supporting artists who cross pollinate, CRXSS PLATFXRM brings together dance, music, fashion, film, art and technology, creating a unique space for what comes next.

Crxss Platfxrm x Rain Crew Present Level Up - Shoreditch Town Hall

THE MUSIC


DJ

Kofi Mingo - Crxss Platfxrm x Rain Crew - Southbank Centre

DJ Kofi-M

Not only is he UK B-Boy Championships hip-hop finalist 2017, he’s also Rain Crew’s resident DJ on deck.

LOCATION


Shoreditch Town Hall

Address: Shoreditch Town Hall, 380 Old St, London EC1V 9LT

CONTACT


I AM A VISITOR

Thank you for your interest in our event. We try hard to have all the information you need on the website. Before contacting us please make sure your question isn’t somewhere on the website.

  • Program & Timetable – Schedule, DJ’s, Judges, Hosts
  • Competition & Registration – How it works, rules, prices and sign-ups
  • Travel & Where to stay in London – Airports, trains, buses and hotels & hostels

tel. 020 3581 0265
email. maren@raincrewuk.com

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I AM A PROMOTER OR SPONSOR

Host a qualifier | Be a sponsor | Be involved some other way

We’re always happy to hear from people who want to get involved in the Rain Jams so please contact us by email on maren@raincrewuk.com.

Crxss Platfxrm x Rain Crew Battle

Sunday August 5th | Southbank Centre | 12pm | 1on1 Open Styles | https://www.facebook.com/events/370855473399792/ 

CRXSS PLATFXRM x Rain Crew bring you a unique and innovative battle concept! Featuring an experimental Hip Hop dance battle at the Terrace Stage, Southbank Centre.

FEATURING


1on1 OPENSTYLES BATTLE
Prize: £200.00
Judges: Clint Sinclair | Clara Bajado | Tanaya Ice

Please post your name on the dance events wall if you’d like to compete or drop us a message via facebook or info@raincrewuk.com. Full list of competitors published in the pinned post on the Facebook event page.

 Crxss Platfxrm x Rain Crew


CRXSS PLATFXRM is a new arts organisation devoted to supporting and showcasing the unseen wave of artists pushing forward UK street culture. Our events at Latitude, The Southbank Centre, Dance Umbrella and our flagship festival in Peckham on 17 and 18 August (BOOK YOUR LIMITED FREE TICKETS HERE) are curated by artist, choreographer and innovator Ivan Blackstock and will host live performances, art installations and screenings.

Dedicated to celebrating and supporting artists who cross pollinate, CRXSS PLATFXRM brings together dance, music, fashion, film, art and technology, creating a unique space for what comes next.

Crxss Plafxrm x Rain Crew - Southbank Centre

THE MUSIC


DJ

Kofi Mingo - Crxss Platfxrm x Rain Crew - Southbank Centre

DJ Kofi-M
Not only is he UK B-Boy Championships hip-hop finalist 2017, he’s also Rain Crew’s resident DJ on deck.

LOCATION


Crxss Plafxrm x Rain Crew - Southbank Centre

Address: Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX
Closest Trains: Waterloo Station

CONTACT


I AM A VISITOR

Thank you for your interest in our event. We try hard to have all the information you need on the website. Before contacting us please make sure your question isn’t somewhere on the website.

  • Program & Timetable – Schedule, DJ’s, Judges, Hosts
  • Competition & Registration – How it works, rules, prices and sign-ups
  • Travel & Where to stay in London – Airports, trains, buses and hotels & hostels

tel. 020 3581 0265
email. maren@raincrewuk.com

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I AM A PROMOTER OR SPONSOR

Host a qualifier | Be a sponsor | Be involved some other way

We’re always happy to hear from people who want to get involved in the Rain Jams so please contact us by email on maren@raincrewuk.com.

 

Rain Spring Jam 2018 01.04.18

Sunday 1st April 2018 | Rain Spring Jam 2018 | London (UK) | https://www.facebook.com/events/1687053641409010/

#RainCrew presents Rain Spring Jam 2018 where the finest international artists of the underground music and dance scenes meet to rave, party and battle.
Join us in East London as we kick off a season of battles bringing together some of the best dancers, poppers, hip-hoppers and Emcees for the ultimate party and competition.

FEATURING


2on2 BREAKING BATTLE
Prize: £300.00
Judges: Bo | Spin | Roxy

1on1 POPPING BATTLE
Prize: £150.00
Judges:  Brooke | Paris | Marvel

Please post your name on the dance events wall if you’d like to compete or drop us a message via facebook or info@raincrewuk.com. Full list of competitors published in the pinned post on the Facebook event page.

 


Dance’s answer to boxing, Boiled Heads will be hosting the most exciting one-on-one battles at the Rain Spring Jam 2018.

“We [Boiledheads] want more people to enjoy the excitement and drama of a battle” ~ Tom Rowlands-Rees, Boiledheads

This Easter Sunday, get ready for an explosive lineup of Boiled Heads battles at the 2018 Rain Spring Jam.

Bboy Chilly vs B-Boy Fababy - Rain Spring Jam 2018 - Rain Crew x Boiled Heads

After numerous cypher encounters on the European battle scene, East London’s rebel son Chilly will finally face Togolese/Belgian rival Fababy one-on-one.

 

Bboy Kid Kelvin vs Bgirl Pauline - Rain Spring Jam 2018 - Rain Crew x Boiled Heads

Witness Derby’s Kid Kelvin, one of the most exciting new prospects in UK breaking, test himself against stylish and athletic Dutch Bgirl Pauline, in what may be the most intense #boiledheads match-up of the night.

Bboy Cri6 vs B-Boy Marius - Rain Spring Jam 2018 - Rain Crew x Boiled Heads

And finally, brace yourself for elite-level breaking as the explosive power of UK/Romania Bboy Marius, clashes with the Moroccan powerhouse that is Bboy Cri6.

 

 

THE TEAM


HOSTS

Rain Spring Jam 2018 Host Perry
Rain Spring Jam 2018 Host Perry

Rain Crew battle cat Perry ‘P-Star’ Howell will be our host for The Rain Spring Jam 2018.

 

 

 

DJ

Rain Spring Jam 2018 DJ Khan Fu
Rain Spring Jam 2018 DJ Khan Fu

One of the UK’s finest Hip Hop and Breaks DJ, Khan Fu will be joining us once again on the wheels of steel for the Rain Winter Jam 2017.
Follow him on social media @DJkhanfu
www.facebook.com/djkhanfu
https://djkhanfu.bandcamp.com/

Rain Spring Jam 2018 DJ Kofi M
Rain Spring Jam 2018 DJ Kofi M
DJ Kofi-M
Not only is he UK B-Boy Championships hip-hop finalist 2017, he’s also Rain Crew’s resident DJ on deck for Rain Spring Jam 2018.

LOCATION


Address: The Red Lion, 640 High Rd Leytonstone, E11 3AA
Closest Buses: 66, 145, 257, N8, W13, W14
Closest Trains: Leytonstone Station (Central Line, Overground)


TICKETS

Eventbrite - Rain Spring Jam 2018 | London (UK)

CONTACT


I AM A VISITOR

Thank you for your interest in our event. We try hard to have all the information you need on the website. Before contacting us please make sure your question isn’t somewhere on the website.

  • Program & Timetable – Schedule, DJ’s, Judges, Hosts
  • Competition & Registration – How it works, rules, prices and sign-ups
  • Travel & Where to stay in London – Airports, trains, buses and hotels & hostels

tel. 020 3581 0265
email. info@raincrewuk.com

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I AM A PROMOTER OR SPONSOR

Host a qualifier | Be a sponsor | Be involved some other way

We’re always happy to hear from people who want to get involved in the Rain Jams so please contact us by email on info@raincrewuk.com.


FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
No, all ages are welcome

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes you can transfer your ticket to someone else and tickets are refundable upto 7 days before the event

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
You can either bring a printed ticket or show your e-ticket to enter

What is the refund policy?
Attendees can receive refunds up to 7 days before your event start date.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn’t match the attendee. Is that okay?
Yes

Can I enter the competition?
Yes, simply send us an email info@raincrewuk.com or post on our event-page: Rain Spring Jam 2018 | London (UK)

What time should I arrive?

Battlers:
The venue will open at 4:00pm and registration will begin for those who wish to enter the 1on1 popping and 2on2 breaking battles. Qualifications will begin at 4:30pm until the top 8 dancers / pairs are selected.

Spectators:
Rain Crew’s Breaking, Popping and Boiled heads featured battles will begin at from 6:00pm onwards. We recommend spectators arrive around this time.

Rain Winter Jam 2017 17.12.17

Sunday 17th December 2017 | Rain Winter Jam 2017 | London (UK) |https://www.facebook.com/events/479384945758316/

End the year with a bang! Witness the most exciting dancers breaking and hip-hop’s underground battle scene at The Rain Winter Jam 2017. Now in it’s 3rd year, Rain Winter Jam is Rain Crew’s end of year event bringing together Europe’s leading B-boys, B-girls and hip-hoppers for the ultimate party and competition.

BATTLE CATEGORIES


2on2 BREAKING BATTLE
Prize: £300.00
Judges: Spin | Roxy | Echo

1on1 HIP-HOP BATTLE
Prize: £100.00
Judges: Sharifa | Jade | John-hope

Please post your name on the dance events wall if you’d like to compete or drop us a message via facebook or info@raincrewuk.com. Full list of competitors published in the pinned post on the Facebook event page.

 


Dance’s answer to boxing Boiled Heads will be hosting two one-on-one battles at the Rain Winter Jam 2017. Audiences will be the first to see Derby’s 19 year old prodigy and UK B-boy Championship finalist KaramSMAC 19 battle against London rival and up and coming star ofSoulMavericks Crew Infante.

The co-feature bout will pit rising star and Portuguese B-girl Vanessa Marina against the Young gun and future of the legendary Dutch crew, Sjoerd Poldermans aka Stepper (The Ruggeds). Experience this original and never before seen battles live or online through the Boiledheads Facebook page facebook.com/boiledheads.

“We [Boiledheads] want more people to enjoy the excitement and drama of a battle” ~ Tom Rowlands-Rees, Boiledheads

Karam vs Infante
Vanessa vs Stepper

 

Learn more at boiledheads.com

 

 

THE TEAM


HOSTS

Host: Haseeb Chilly Hearn (Rain Crew)
Host: Perry Howell (Rain Crew)

 

 

 

 

 

The dynamic duo! The dream-team! Rain Crew battle cats Haseeb ‘Chilly’ Hearn and Perry ‘P-Star’ Howell will be our hosts for The Rain Winter Jam 2017.

DJ

DJ: Khan Fu (MDK)

One of the UK’s finest Hip Hop and Breaks DJ, Khan Fu will be joining us once again on the wheels of steel for the Rain Winter Jam 2017.
Follow him on social media @DJkhanfu
www.facebook.com/djkhanfu
https://djkhanfu.bandcamp.com/

LOCATION


Address: The Red Lion, 640 High Rd Leytonstone, E11 3AA
Closest Buses: 66, 145, 257, N8, W13, W14
Closest Trains: Leytonstone Station (Central Line, Overground)


TICKETS

CONTACT


I AM A VISITOR

Thank you for your interest in our event. We try hard to have all the information you need on the website. Before contacting us please make sure your question isn’t somewhere on the website.

  • Program & Timetable – Schedule, DJ’s, Judges, Hosts
  • Competition & Registration – How it works, rules, prices and sign-ups
  • Travel & Where to stay in London – Airports, trains, buses and hotels & hostels

tel. 020 3581 0265
email. info@raincrewuk.com

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I AM A PROMOTER OR SPONSOR

Host a qualifier | Be a sponsor | Be involved some other way

We’re always happy to hear from people who want to get involved in the Rain Jams so please contact us by email on info@raincrewuk.com.


FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
No, all ages are welcome

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes you can transfer your ticket to someone else but unfortunately tickets are non-refundable

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
You can either bring a printed ticket or show your e-ticket to enter

What is the refund policy?
Tickets are non-refundable

The name on the registration/ticket doesn’t match the attendee. Is that okay?
Yes

Can I enter the competition?
Yes, simply send us an email info@raincrewuk.com or post on our eventpage: Rain Winter Jam 2017 | London (UK)