Flex is Kings
The World of Competitive Flex Dancing in Brooklyn

Flex is Kings - The World of Competitive Flex Dancing in Brooklyn
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Intense and amazing. Sad and joyous. Fabulous dancers and to see them dance in the context of their lives was moving and meaningful. Wow.

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This was so interesting, and dynamic. I loved watching the dancers, and the intense enthusiasm in the crowds watching! The dancers are very motivated and skilled. Moves and feats that are honestly world class, and original. It would be great to see a performance live...amazing.

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