The ThrowDown 2017
Dance Competition & Showcase

UrbanArts presents ‘The ThrowDown’ Dance Competition & Showcase, a new and vibrant dance event in the City of Toronto. On June 16th, 2017, we brought together school & community dance programs, troupes, and local dance initiatives across the city for an evening that celebrated the power and diversity of creative movement.

Judges & Mentors


Brandon “Bizzy” Owusu


Monica Fern aka. Knives

Bucc n Flvr


Kosi Eze


The ThrowDown 2017 is brought to you by the tremendous support & contributions from our generous partners.

About UrbanArts

UrbanArts is a progressive, not-for-profit Community Arts Council (CAC)/Local Arts Service Organization (LASO) providing opportunities for diverse cultural expression, artistic development, training and employment to members of urban communities with a focus on youth in central west Toronto. UrbanArts is an incubator for local arts, with a range of programs led by professional artists in visual, digital, culinary and media arts, theatre, dance and music.  As the thread to weaves together generations, UrbanArts in the process of transitioning its delivery of programs and services to include the broader community with a focus on youth.