MISSION STATEMENT

bkSOUL dance company, founded in 2001, is a community of artists who share culture, language and soul. Grounded in rhythm and beats, drawing from different movement traditions, bkSOUL redefines hip hop through body, sound and spoken word. As hip hop lovers, we create a new paradigm to experience hip hop culture. Seeking to embody social justice and activism, bkSOUL expresses and performs to fight racism, inequality, and other forms of oppression.

CORE VALUES

Diversity: Embracing an open and inclusive environment.

Community: Linking audiences and performers across social lines.

Innovation: Redefining hip hop culture through intersection and cross genre collaboration.

Integrity: Edutaining from the historical roots of hip hop to the global movement.