AX Dance

Anime Expo | Los Angeles Anime Convention |

The cross-section of EDM and anime fandom.

Local DJs and headliners from Japan all come together to play every major popular genre from J-pop to House music, plus remixes of anime songs! During the day, come check out a workshop to learn a new dance or show off your moves in a dance competitions.

AX DANCE Features:
  • Workshops and Competitions (Daytime programming from around 10 AM - 6 PM)
  • All Ages Dance (7 - 10 PM)*
  • 18+ Dance (10 PM - 2 AM)*
  • AX Dance Xhibition

AX DANCE is “all responsible ages” in accordance to the City of Los Angeles’s curfew policy. Everyone can attend AX DANCE in the evening from 7 - 10:30pm. After 10pm, AX DANCE will not let anyone in under the age of 18.

If you are coming to the AXDance after 7pm you must have the following:

  • Valid form of ID such as a state ID, driver’s license, or passport
  • A valid AX badge

You may also be subject to a light security search by our licensed security on hand to gain access to AX DANCE.

AX DANCE Xhibition

Wanna show off your moves? Got a crew with a routine? Make your way through try outs and showcase your talent!

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Anyone not complying with the following rules and regulations will not be permitted to enter AX DANCE or may be subject to dismissal.
  • Badge and ID is required at all times; you will be checked every single time you enter.
  • Cannot enter AX DANCE after 10pm if you are under the age of 18.
  • No professional cameras. No exceptions.
  • Must have shoes at all times.
  • No lining up for AX DANCE until after 7pm.
  • No liquids or beverages may be brought in. (There is a water fountain right outside of the AX DANCE room. )
  • No bags. No exceptions. (Please utilize bag check or leave them in your car or hotel room)
  • No large cosplay props.
  • No prop weapons of any kind replicas. (Swords, airsoft, etc...)
  • Neither AX DANCE Staff Volunteers nor Security are responsible for watching your personal belongings and will not hold your items that you leave at the door.
  • Security will dismiss anyone found laying down or asleep inside of the dance room.
  • Cannot enter AX DANCE under the influence.
  • Anyone dismissed from AX DANCE for any reason cannot return for the remainder of the weekend.
  • No backstage access. Security will escort anyone found backstage or coming in through any other door but the main entrance.
  • Do not leave any personal items near or under the stage. Security will remove any such found items.
  • Do not stand on any furniture inside or outside of the AX DANCE room. Security may ask you to leave.

Past Performers

2016

  • Aries Deng
  • HEAVYGRINDER
  • Kagemine
  • Kurtz Callum
  • Liquid86
  • Minikoma
  • Scottaconda
  • Vena Cava
  • ZE1N

2015

2015 DJ Lineup
  • Aries Deng
  • Hanz Dwight
  • Kade
  • Kitsch
  • Lizzkimkim
  • Nagomu Tamaki
  • Okitasemi
  • Paprika Mari
  • Scottaconda
  • Vena Cava
  • Von Hutch
  • Yukie Dong

More

Over the years, AXDance has worked with over fifty DJ's from both Japan and the US:

  • DJ. AMAYA
  • AURA
  • BLAKELAND
  • BRYAN GARCIA
  • CASANOVA FRANKENSTEIN
  • CASUAL ROBOT
  • CLOUD 9
  • DAYV
  • DEAD KRUISER
  • DNFTFJ
  • HEAL
  • HEAVYGRINDER
  • DJ.HELSING
  • J00P1T3R
  • KARA PANG
  • KIDMACK
  • DJ.KITTEN
  • LIQUID86
  • LOLI.COM
  • MEISHI SMILE
  • MELBOURNE BUNNY
  • MIKE VEGA
  • MINORU (NIRGILIS)
  • MISTYMIND
  • NANA
  • NECKY
  • PIRATERADIO.FM
  • POISON-K
  • PREYX
  • R.E.E.
  • RAM RIDER
  • REVOLUTION BOI
  • REVISE
  • ROOM228
  • DJ.SANDMAN
  • SCOTT MORGAN
  • SHERRYCAT
  • #SKIRTDISCO
  • STORMY RAYNER
  • TORY TRAJEC
  • USYN
  • WILDPARTY
  • YUKI INADERA (NIRGILIS)
  • YUKIA DONG
  • ZANEEDS
  • DJ.ZE1N
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