The Lula Washington Dance Theatre is scheduled to take a six-week performing tour to 22 cities in Russia Nov. 9 to Dec. 15, 2010. It will be LWDT’s first trip to Russia and a highlight of the dance company’s 30th Anniversary Year. Lula Washington’s “We Wore The Mask” (see the photo above) will be a key part of the tour repertory.
Lula Washington will premiere a new work for the tour set to music by the great Russian composer, Tchaikovsky. Concerts are scheduled in the following cities: Sochi; Essentuki; Stavropol; Krasnodar; Rostov na Donu; Volgograd; Voroneg; Saratov; Kazan; Nijniy Novgorod; Ufa; Perm; Chelyabinsk; Orenburg; Samara; Yoshkar Ola; Sankt-Petersburg; Sakhalin; Nakhodka; Vladivostok; Habarovsk; and Blagoveshensk.