The Hip Hop Theatre Festival is an annual summer festival in Washington, DC, featuring national and international artists. Hip Hop is an urban art form of stories, people, music, dance, and spoken word. The festival is presented jointly by the Hip-Hop Theater Festival and the DC Commission on
the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH). All events are free and seating is available on a first come, first serve basis. Some events are ticketed with tickets available online via RSVP, while most
events are open to the public for walk-in.
Dates: July 7-14, 2012
Highlights this year include the Words, Beats and Life Annual
International Teach-In, the legendary DC Loves Dilla tribute and
the DC Premiere of D-Project's breaking/dubstep dance-theater
mash-up Fat Boy at Dance Place.
For a complete listing of events and locations see the official website.