SpringMoves Street Dance Takeover at the National Opera House and on the street of Wexford Town

18 June 2022
Tickets: FREE/€5

To book for these events, please call our box office on 053 912 2144.

Popping and Locking with Eoin Kelly: 10AM - 12PM
The National Opera House - €5

Don't miss your chance to take a workshop with professional dancer, choreographer, teacher and DJ, Eoin Seamus Kelly, aka O1. Ireland.

Founder of In Da Pocket Dance Crew, representing System International. Eoin specialises in the streetdance styles popping and locking and has won many battles and talent shows both nationally and internationally. He teaches nationwide, engaging with the next generation of dancers, sharing techniques and history of popping. Eoin recently organised ‘We Want The Funk Vol. 1’ and is choreographing and performing in a travelling dance/theatre show “House” with Fidget Feet performance company. Credits - Rudimental, John Newman, The Rubberbandits, Nike, Google and the mobile network 3. 

Adults Capoeira Workshop: 11AM - 12PM
The Dance Hub - €5

Kids Capoeira Workshop: 12AM - 1PM
The Dance Hub - €5

We are so delighted to welcome back to Wexford after over 2 years - Comunidade Capoeira Ireland and Master Wesley Corrêa Tatu Tatuis - for their wonderful Capoeira classes for all ages.

Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian martial art that combines dance, music, and acrobatics. It teaches discipline, self-defence, physical fitness, and promotes self-esteem. It is an all-around movement, strength, flexibility, aerobic and fun class, geared toward all ages and athletic levels. 

Don't miss your chance to try these exciting and fun classes.... for kids and adults!

Capoeira and Street Dance Cypher Performance: 1:30PM - 2PM
The Bullring Market - FREE

On the streets of Wexford Town - See Comunidade Capoeira Ireland, Limerockers Cru and Northern Soles Cru all come together to share music and moves! An exciting cross genre event!

Limerocker's Cru street show performance and public workshop with live DJ Elemental: 2PM - 3:30PM
The Bullring Market - FREE

SpringMoves Dance Festival wants to welcome Limerockers Cru (L.R.C), with a crew motto of Love.Respect.Community(L.R.C), is a Hip Hop crew situated in Limerick City. Barry Burke (Bazzy B) is one of the founders of the crew and is also the main mentor teaching dance styles such as Bboying (Breakdancing), Popping, Locking and House. Tobi Omoteso is an internationally acclaimed Nigerian/Irish B-boy (Breakin’ / Breakdancer) and Hip-Hop Freestyle dancer, and also the curator and director of the hugely popular Top 8 Street Dance Battle.

Limerocker’s Cru will be performing an exciting street dance show with beats on the street that you don’t want to miss, and they will also teach you some steps to join in! 

Exhibition Street Dance Battle: 4PM - 5:30PM
The National Opera House - FREE

Hosted by bboy Arnie Oldie and with MC Tobi Omoteso featuring breakers/bboys, poppers and lockers, hip hoppers and freestylers from Belfast, Limerick, Dublin, Waterford and of course Wexford….. Come see street dancers battle it out with live Dj Damo.

DJ Dance Party 5.30PM - 6.30PM
The National Opera House - FREE

Come one, Come all to this dance party for everyone. Come join the festival dancers while DJ Damo will spin the beats for you to move and groove, dance like you've never danced before, remember your best moves and try some new ones. Families are welcome!