Carlos Acosta

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El trompo (the spinning top) is an ancient toy. The Cuban saying 'you cannot dance in the house of the trompo' is a cautionary proverb:…

Thriller

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Dancing to Michael Jackson's Thriller, the inmates of Cebu prison were made famous worldwide. Then their choreo-grapher and prison…

Beckii Cruel

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She isn't Pucca, Sailor Moon or Hello Kitty. She is a dance star born on YouTube. She is Beckii Cruel: a white, 15-year-old British girl…

Dancing In Iraq

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Stuck in Iraq and bored with the war, two brothers, US Marines, showed a group of local kids how to do the C-walk. Some say they are…

Hip Hop Granny

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At 72, most grannies drink tea, look after grandchildren and take a lot of medicine.
Wu Ying looked around and decided to abandon tai…

Kuduro

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Growing up disabled in the slums of Luanda, the young Costuleta was videoed one day standing on the roof of a car and dancing like the…

Fantasias

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Seeing their costumes swirl on a YouTube video, you can taste the thrill of Carnival. But the outfits are made to be seen in detail, and…

Sissy

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Bounce enters electric through the ears, runs in currents through the body and sends shocks into the ass. Earthed in the rhythms of New…

Voluminosa

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Forget about the idea that fat people can't dance. From Cuba, a dance academy that breaks boundaries and exceeds expectations: Danza…

Pantsula

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The boys of Johannesburg's violent townships grew up running, jumping and crawling from the police, facing dangerous lives of gangsterism…