Jonzi D


Jonzi D has been actively involved in British hip hop culture, rapping and B-boying in
clubs and on the street since the early 1980s. Since graduating from London
Contemporary Dance School, Jonzi has been committed to the development of hip hop
theatre. As an Associate Artist of Sadler’s Wells, Jonzi has devised and directed TAG
and IVAN both in 2006 and Markus the Sadist in 2009. Jonzi D is the curator and host of
the acclaimed Breakin’ Convention, the international hip hop dance theatre festival,
nominated for a South Bank Show award and now in its tenth year.

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Watch Past Performances

Video 4/4/2014: Jonzi D

Jonzi D, artistic director of Breakin’ Convention Hip-Hop Festival, in partnership with Sadlers Wells Theater in the UK, offers his solo hip-hop dance work The Letter, which explores the responses to him being offered an MBE (Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire). Please note: This performance contains explicit language. Part of One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide.

Jonzi D