its not enough

#blackouttuesday but what now?  Its not enough to just say we need change, each and every one of us has a role to play and an action to take.  Yes, sign petitions, yes march and protest, donate to the funds, and support.  But ultimately, we must school ourselves and educate each other.  This change needs […]

participate digital

words and quandaries from Company Director and Learning and Participation Manager, James Therobot We have had to radically rethink all the learning and participation goals because of C19 and lock down.  We’ve had to radically rethink a lot of things, but learning and participation has been a big one.  How do you deliver classes to […]

BBC Four, May 18th

As part of our 25 year anniversary, we are celebrating the incredible individuals who are part of the SIN Cru family, and have helped shape, nurture, and build the organisation.  This week’s blog shouts out to Viv Perry aka Sinstars Bgirl Raquit.  Dance floors, to radio stations, TV studios, to location location, Viv is numero […]

save the date

Legendary Cambridge Bboy battle, Urban SINfonie, returns this summer as part of SIN Cru’s 25th anniversary celebrations.  The event’s humble beginnings were in 2001, at the Kambar, a very dark and skinny venue some of our readers may remember as Route 66, and is now Pho restaurant.  Urban SINfonie was the brainchild of the original […]

living room sessions

Genius.  Its happening.  You can now follow your dream life of fitness, health, and cray cray fun, all without leaving your own living room.  From next week, as part of our Back to the Future transformation project, we will be delivering a programme of Hip Hop activity, with a little sumthin sumthin for everyone, in […]

juicy

this blog entry is dedicated to all the teachers that told us we’d never amount to nothing.  To all the people that told us to get proper jobs and be realistic, with a pension.  And all the artists in the struggle.  You know what I’m saying.  It’s all good, baby baby. It was all a […]

reminisce by the robot

Growing up, my generation of the U.K Bboy scene were always aware of SIN Cru: we saw them at events and battles, and heard them spoken about by promoters, O.G’s and Arts organisations alike.  My crew Trinity Warriors knew of SIN Cru’s Urban SINfonie as a U.K battle event through channels like the now obsolete […]

raise TY <3

this COVID-19 is a f**ker.  Everything seems unreal at the moment, with very mixed reactions and responses to the pandemic.  Some peoples are continuing to socialise and BBQ like May bank holiday has come early; others have removed themselves, gloved, masked and haven’t seen sunlight for three weeks.  Then there’s the 1,532,726 people who have […]

why does toilet roll keep falling on my head?

welcome party people to the best day of the year, and how fantastic we are all on lockdown so no one can escape the frivolities. Sausage Finger | for this horrid little handshake you will need a raw sausage.  Put the sausage between two of your fingers so that it looks as though you have got […]