A person break dances
Photo courtesy Hello Hip Hop

Big Up: Hello Hip Hop Breakdancing and Graffiti Workshop

  • Sat 4 Nov
  • 5.30–7.30pm
  • Shirley Cooper Gallery, First Floor, The Tetley
  • Free, drop-in

Teacher and founder of HelloHipHop, Phil, delivers unique workshops showcasing the creative elements of Hip Hop culture.

As well as a powerful performance celebrating Hip Hop, there’ll be a graffiti wall to leave your mark on and activities to get involved in full of fun, creativity and noise.

About Phil and HelloHipHop

Phil is a dancer (bboy), teacher and founder of Hello Hip Hop, an organisation delivering workshops exploring Hip Hop culture to schools and communities, empowering children to find their own voice. Phil’s rich and vibrant workshops focus on teaching the foundational elements of Hip Hop Culture, with an emphasis on encouraging self-expression through dance, music, literature and art while promoting good values and a healthy lifestyle.

About Big Up: Festival of art and social change

BIG UP festival of art and social change is a celebration of West Yorkshire’s diverse ecology of community arts and social change work.

Getting here

Please note, there are no onsite parking facilities at The Tetley.

For more information about visiting The Tetley, click here.


  • This event will take place across our First Floor.
  • Our lift is located at the rear of our building for access to all floors.
  • There are baby change facilities on our ground and second floors.
  • Please call us on 0113 320 2323 or email info@yorkshire-contemporary.local if you have any specific questions about access.

For more information about visiting The Tetley, click here.