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Daniel Price goes to Broadway to co-direct in Katori Hallʼs theater production “Hurt Village”

The cast of the Off-Broadway show HURT VILLAGE has been working on "jookin" dancing: a form of dancing which originated in Memphis, where the show takes place. In the following video, the cast shows off their moves in an upbeat, energy-filled rehearsal.

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Video: Lil Buck and Memphis Jookin

Lil Buck, a performer known for a style of street dance called “Jookin,” practices a few of his moves on Fremont Street in Las Vegas. Buck has collaborated with Yo-Yo Ma and will be performing in Los Angeles with a cellist, marrying classical music

Lil Buck Brings ‘Memphis Jookin’ to Tribeca Film Festival

Alongside Louis Wellecan, the director of the new documentary "Lil Buck: Real Swan," Charles 'Lil Buck' Riley said he wants the new film ー premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival ー to bring attention to the dance form, Memphis Jookin, as well as the city from which it has sprung.

Good Morning America: Inside the ‘Jookin’ culture in Memphis

The new documentary, "Memphis Majic," looks at the impact and legacy of the street-dance form known as "Jookin" on the community of...

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Good Morning America: Inside the ‘Jookin’ culture in Memphis

The new documentary, "Memphis Majic," looks at the impact and legacy of the street-dance form known as "Jookin" on the community of Memphis.

Review: ‘Lil’ Buck: Real Swan’ Brings Memphis Jookin with a Ballet Twist to the World Stage

Since he was a little boy copying his sister’s moves and improving on them, Charles “Lil’ Buck” Riley knew he was born to dance. By the time he was 14 he was an active skater...

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