Urban Breakout Flyer

Urban Breakout, “champions of urban talent, expression, culture and style” will be delivering a series of new Breakdancing and “Break-fit” classes for young people aged 14+ starting Thursday 11 February at Moonshot Centre. The classes are suitable for beginners and experienced dancers.

If you want to learn how to dance; learn impressive moves and tricks; improve your strength, co-ordination and fitness; be in an urban dance show or video; or just have fun and move to great music; no matter who you are, Urban Breakout is for you.



Thursdays 6:30-7:30pm
This class is for those ready to have fun and take part in the dance.

Learn the moves, steps and style to become a breaker. Take part in routines, receive essential tips and have a chance to show your skills in a circle.


Thursdays 7:30-8:30pm
This class is for those who want to get in shape, and develop fitness and ability Urban Breakout style.

Take part in body conditioning drills or practice moves alongside motivating hip-hop, funk and break-beats to develop the strength, flexibility, skill and stamina to achieve your greatest physical ability and fitness.


Classes are just £7 per session.

Special Offers

Purchase five (5) classes for the price of four (4).

Membership discounts and other concessionary rates are also available.

For further information please email Urban Breakout using the contact form below.

Invitation IRIE! AGM

IRIE!’s AGM is scheduled to take place from 07:00-07:30pm Wednesday 27 January 2016 at Moonshot Centre. If you’re interested in attending this event please contact us on 020 8691 6099 or email us using the Contact Form below by Friday 22 January 2016.

IRIE! Youth Event at Moonshot Centre Program

IRIE! in partnership with New Cross Assemblies, EqualiTeam Lewisham and The Young Mayor’s Office will be hosting a special Youth Event at the Moonshot Centre on Saturday 12 December  2015 from 12:00 noon – 4:00pm.

The image above shows the program for this event. As you can see, it’s a packed event that will not only provide young people with advice and information on important issues that have the potential to adversely impact their health and well being but also there are several activities where young people will be displaying and sharing  their creativity and skills.

While this event is targeted at young people, we hope that adults will also attend so that they can learn more about issues concerning young people and see just how talented and special young people are.

If you’ve any questions please contact us on 020 8691 6099 or simply complete the contact form below to send us a message.

Youth Event at Moonshot Centre

IRIE! in partnership with New Cross Assemblies, EqualiTeam Lewisham and The Young Mayor’s Office will be hosting a special Youth Event at the Moonshot Centre on Saturday 12 December 2015 from 12:00 noon – 4:00pm.

The aim of this event is to help young people to better deal with issues such as anti-social behavior and drug abuse.

There will be stalls providing information to young people on these topics plus health issues including sexual health. Information will also be available regarding volunteering and job opportunities for young people.

Workshops and talks will be provided by the Safer Neighborhood Teams, Stop and Search Team and Mental Health organisations.

However, this event is not just about educating young people on these serious issues. It also an opportunity for young people to be entertained by other young people and perhaps show off their skills and artistry.

So, to balance all “heavy” stuff, there there will be performances by A3 dance company, Midi Music and IRIE!’s Foundation Degree students. The Foundation Degree students will also deliver a workshop.

There will be break dancing, football sessions, DJ workshops, open mic and more.

The walls at Moonshot will exhibit art-work from local artists.

Lewisham’s Young Mayor will be supporting the event on the day.

FREE FOOD will be available! So do come along and take part in this special event and we’d really appreciate it if you’d help us to spread the word about the Youth Event.

For further information either call us on 020 8691 6099 or use the contact form below to send Surjit Power an email.


IRIE! is seeking to appoint a freelance Community Cohesion and Engagement Officer 3 days per week for £130 per day. This role is to support the expansion of IRIE!’s work with the local community in the London Borough of Lewisham.

The post holder will be working with a variety of local stakeholder groups, and engaging with the Local Assemblies, to identify priorities and broker solutions to individual and community issues.

In the first instance the successful applicant will possess the following attributes:

  • Excellent analytical skills;
  • Highly organised and able to meet deadlines;
  • Excellent communication and reporting skills; and
  • Evidenced fundraising and bid-writing skills.

Please contact us on 020 8691 6099 or complete the form below to send us an email for a Job Description and details of the application process.

The deadline for applications is midnight on Tuesday 30th June 2015. Interviews for short-listed candidates will be held on Tuesday 7th July 2015.

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