Artist Representative: Anna Brady Nuse | 212.278.8111 x308

Illstyle & Peace Productions  is a multicultural dance company based in Philadelphia and founded in 2002 by Brandon “Peace” Albright and Forrest “Getemgump” Webb. They create work rooted in contemporary and old school hip-hop. Working from an eclectic mix of dance and performance disciplines including tap, ballet, house dancing, DJing and Beatboxing; Illstyle & Peace Productions create a unique new style of hip-hop. I&PP has toured to critical acclaim both nationally and internationally and is committed to delivering a positive message to audiences young and old. The company’s work celebrates the art of hip-hop by adding an urban style to traditional moves in order to create a new step.

 

About the Artist
Brandon “Peace” Albright, Artistic Director of Illstyle & Peace Productions, is well versed in the various styles of hip-hop dance. He brings energy to the stage and presents a cogent voice in theater. Intrigued by the universality of hip-hop, Brandon seeks inspiration from other dance and art forms to make his blend of dance. He was an original member of the Philadelphia-based crew Scanner Boyz and has danced for major recording artists such as Schooly D, Will Smith, Tuff Crew, Boyz II Men, LL Cool J, Run DMC and the Beach Boys. Brandon has also performed with the NAACP Image Awards, Cool Heat Urban Beat (Boston Dance Umbrella), Ballet Memphis and BAM’s Dance Africa to name a few. With Illstyle & Peace Productions, Brandon continues to share his dance ministry with diverse audiences.

 

Touring History

2013-2014
Wolf Trap Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods, Vienna, VA
City Parks Foundation/SummerStage, NY

 

2012-2013
Tri-C, Cleveland, OH
Dance Africa Pittsburgh, PA
Philadelphia Academies, PA
New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark, NJ
The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD
White Bird, Portland, OR 
DanceMotion USA European Tour

 

2011-2012
Dance Place, D.C.
The Rose Theater, Canada
City Parks Foundation/SummerStage, NY
Lafayette College, Easton, PA
Hamilton Primary School, NJ
Dance Africa, Brooklyn, NY

 

2010-2011
Thelma Hill Performing Arts Center, NY
Reg Lenna Civic Center, Jamestown, NY
Dance Africa, Denver, CO