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The Lock In - The UK's No.1 Folk and Hip-Hop Dance Extravaganza

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Support by Eddy O Dwyer

Eddy O Dwyer

We’re very happy to announce that Eddy O’Dwyer will be supporting our upcoming shows at

Basingstoke
Birmingham
Canterbury
Derby
Doncaster
Halifax
Newcastle Under Lyme
Norwich
Scarborough

Eddy’s a young singer from the old style of traditional folk song that inspired our director, Damien Barber, to go professonial back in the 80s and his no holds barred approach will be a perfect complement to The Lock in!… More

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Morris Groups Wanted For Community Project

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Breaking Tradition is currently working on a new Folk & Hip Hop dance show aimed primarily at children and families. We’re working with a number of organisations to secure funding for a UK tour this coming Autumn and with an accompanying outreach and education programme.… More

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Workshops – Schools Needed

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We are currently working on a new project which we hope to launch this coming Autumn. The project will involve workshops in schools with Folk and Hip Hop dancers and musicians from The Lock In and we are looking for schools who would be interested in taking part in the following areas:

Barrow
Brecon
Bromsgrove
Crawley
Derby
Doncaster
Hull
Ipswich
Keswick
Leeds
Milton Keynes
Nottingham
Shrewsbury
Tewkesbury
Yeovil

If anyone is interested in taking part please contact Damien [email protected]

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Friends Of The Lock In

Thanks to everyone for donating towards the cost of our Edinburgh Fringe Promo trip 2013!

Sally and Bob Hastings
Stuart Barkworth
Steve Saunders
Christopher Tarr
Alan Lowey
Andrew Lane
Renée & Colin Birks
The Noble Family
Paul & Lyn Russell

Anonymous donations x 38

In total we raised over £2100 towards the costs of producing the 13 Edinburgh shows.

Thanks everyone!!

If you would like to become a Friend Of The Lock In or make an anonymous donation please click the Pay Pal link below

All donations will go towards the cost of producing more tours, running workshops and helping us to raise the profile of traditional English dance even higher!




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“The Demon Barbers’ hip hop and folk fusion raises the roof”

The List (Edinburgh Fringe)

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“Folk and hip-hop unite to stunning effect”

The Independent

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