Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop first launched in March 2013 at Box Park, London.  Conceived and produced by Kate Scanlan of Scanner’s Inc it is a pop up festival of hip hop culture in a shop!

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop took place for the second time in August 2014 at the Londonewcastle Project Space.

Featuring the world renowned Popin’ Pete (Electric Boogloos, USA), DJ Biznizz (Tha En4cers, UK), artwork by Mr Dane (Vop Stars), Poppers Dickson Mbi (Fiya House Crew, UK) and Vicky ‘Skytilz’ Mantey (Boy Blue Entertainment, UK).  Guest DJs Big Ted and Sarah Love and guest performances by Boy Blue Entertainment and Street Factory Studios, Plymouth.

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop is all about having fun as a community, learning and sharing the love we all share of music and dance.

This year we captured some of the fun with two young filmmaker commissions.

Loi Xuan Ly made this gorgeous film on the Pembury Estate as part of Youth Opportunity Funding secured for the project.

And Connor Wan captured Popin’ Pete’s humorous side with aPOPcalypse

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop 2014 was supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England, Youth Opportunity Fund Hackney and in association with East London Dance.

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop is available for UK or international bookings. Get in touch to book or find out more by emailing kate@scannersinc.org