28 September 2009, Monday, 12:56

The first dancing hip-hop convention took place in Ufa

author: Liya Nagimova

The first dancing hip-hop convention aimed at support and development of this dancing culture took place in Ufa. Among its organizers are the Federation of modern dances RB with the assistance of the Administration of the Federal service RF for control of turnover of drugs for RB, Youth public chamber and the fund "Say no to alcoholism and drug addiction".

Hip-hop convention is a number of master-classes given by leading choreographers of this movement, champions of Russia and of the world in modern dances from Ufa, Yekaterinburg, and St. Petersburg. They taught more than 500 people to the tricks of this trade on one ground on the basis of the fitness-centre "Priozerny".

According to the press-service of the Administration of the Federal service RF for control of turnover of drugs for RB, preventive value of this event lies in encouragement of youth creative desires and formation of healthy life-style.

Besides, for many amateurs participation in this event became a launching pad to the world of modern art of dance and gave an opportunity to familiarize with youth subculture widespread in many countries, including Russia.