“When I dance, I feel like I can do anything. I feel confident and I feel like anything is possible.” - Stephanie, age 8
Using hip hop and street dance culture as a platform for self-empowerment for youth in underserved communities.
America's Best Dance Crew
Watch the pivotal moment in EDN!’s history when the organization was featured on MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew and was propelled to expand nationally. The Season 5 champions taught 100 EDN! students, and the show awarded EDN! $10,000 to grow.
2nd Annual Day of Movement
In April, Everybody Dance Now! Santa Barbara held their 2nd Annual Day of Movement with masterclasses, community performances, and a 2 vs. 2 hip hop dance battle! Guest artists include Ynot, Sho Tyme, MissFunk, Breeze-Lee, Harry Weston, DJ Sparx, Versastyles Junior Crew, and more!
Straight from the Innovators
EDN!'s Executive Director (Kunle) and National Program Director (Kelli) are in the process of filming interviews and tutorials with hip hop innovators to then inspire our students. The videos will connect students and teachers to the roots of what they learn and teach every week.