Dickson is a world-renowned dancer in the Hip Hop dance community. He is known for his remarkable popping skills, strong personality, powerful movement and positive attitude. He has won many major Popping competitions including: Juste Debout UK, BattleISM, KOD and the UK B-Boy Championships regional conflict. Together with his partner Brooke Milliner, he is committed to fostering new generations of dancers both within their battling crew “Prototype” and their Popping crew “Fiya House”. With a background in jazz, ballet and contemporary dance he has trained at Lewisham College & London Contemporary Dance School and is mentored by Stuart Thomas and Bim Malcomson.
Dickson has won several choreographic awards and commissions: REVERB Award for Best Choreography 2015, MASDANZA Audience Award for Best Choreography 2016, National Theatre of Korea commission solo, Leave A Trace – CHVRCHES (Music Video) 2016. He has featured in major TV commercial campaigns: BALLMAIN X H&M 2016, AUDI E TRON 2014, and was the face for LUCOZADE REVIVE 2012.
He has danced with international artists including: Basement Jaxx, Shallama, Robbie Williams, Corrine Bailey-Rae, Black Eyed Peas, Russell Maliphant and Boy Blue Entertainment. His work has been recognised nationally as he was nominated for three major dance awards: “Best Achievement in Dance” at the UK Theatre Award 2017, “Emerging Artist” and “Outstanding Male Performer (Modern)’ at the National Dance Awards Critic Circle 2017 and the South Bank Sky Arts Awards for the ‘Times Breakthrough Artist’ 2018. Supported by OneDance UK (ADAD Trailblazers Fellowship program 2017-18) and as one of the featured artist on the BBCFOUR and Sadlers Wells dance series 2018.
Dickson’s next work will be supported by the Developed With programme at the Lowry, drawing on personal themes based around nature and the primal instincts of the body.