Posted on 06 February 2014.
Tron Robinson leads his Wednesday class at KadiFit. (Yasmin Shahida photo)
By YASMIN SHAHIDA
Break-dancing began in the 1970s in New York and may have a bit of a reputation for its urban roots and evolution. But street dancer and hip-hop choreographer Tron Robinson says, “It’s not all dirty south, cars, ladies and gold chains. We do a more positive type of hip-hop, where we focus on the art of it.”
Robinson is break dancer, or B-Boy as they like to be called, and the organizer of the 2nd annual Carolina Get Down festival this Saturday, Feb. 8, from 4-10pm, at KadiFit, in the Oak Street Mill in downtown Cornelius. Read the full story
Posted in Arts, Calendar, Cornelius, Downtown and old Cornelius, Health & Fitness, kids
Posted on 07 November 2013.
Home Grown Opens Friday, Nov, 8, at the Cornelius Arts Center
Much has been said and written here lately about the arts scene in Cornelius. And with the passage of the town bond packages on Nov. 5, the town is poised to move full steam ahead in an arts related direction. One bond addresses the current and future needs of the Parks, Arts, Recreation and Culture (PARC) department, while the other spells out revitalization efforts to take place in the downtown corridor with plans to bring us, among other things, an outdoor amphitheater and brand new arts center building, possibly in the Antiquity Neighborhood. Read the full story
Posted in Antiquity, Arts, Calendar, Cornelius, Downtown and old Cornelius