SEASON 24 | AUGUST 2012
Hip-Hop Theater Explosion
Presented by UpRise! Productions and VORTEX
UpRise! Productions revives the Hip Hop Theater Explosion to finish out their Black Voices Series: A Celebration of the African-American Spirit. With some of the most vibrant interaction between audiences and performers that you may ever experience, the Hip Hop Theater Explosion will have you on your feet with your fist in the air. This amazing show features some of the best spoken-word artists, dancers, and MC's Austin has ever produced.
Since it began in 2008, the Hip-Hop Theater Explosion has presented some of the best new hip-hop poetry, dance, music, and theater in Austin. Don’t miss the show that has launched the work of dozens of young artists and showcased the work of star performers.
This installment of Hip-Hop Theater Explosion features The Cipher, DaShade Moonbeam from Blacklisted Individuals, Ebony Stewart (Neo Soul Slam Champion), Chelsea Manasseri and Whitney Weathersby, beat box artist Maestro, Outta Kontrol Dance Crew, Class of Fame, Xenogia Spoken Word Collective, and many more.
Music by the one and only DJ S.T.A.T.I.K. 3 nights only! Hip-Hop theater at its best!