LWDT Has Busy Summer Schedule Ahead
The Showcase@Lula’s studio concerts were so well received by an enthusiatic audience that
Lula Washington Dance Theatre (LWDT) will present another showcase of new works in late July / early August. Stay tuned for exact dates. In the meantime, LWDT will be busy with local performances and activities.
Wednesday, May 7 @ 7:30 pm
Cal Arts Community Arts Partnership (CAP) Program
Lula Washington Dance Theatre (LWDT) hosts an informal showing of new choreography by Andre Tyson, a former leading dancer with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre. Mr. Tyson teaches dance at CAL ARTS and at LWDT through the Cal Arts Community Arts Partnership. His LWDT and Cal Arts students will join forces for the showcase of his new work.
Location: LWDT studio A, 3773 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles CA 90016.
Ticket price: Free
Saturday, May 24, 2014: 12pm, Performance
St. Elmo Village 45th Anniversary Celebration
4830 St. Elmo Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90019 / (323) 931-3409
LWDT youth dancers will dance on the Village Stage.
Sunday, May 25, 2014: 2pm-5pm
Intimate Café and Conversations with Extraordinary Artists
African American Firefighters Museum
1401 S Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90021
LWDT Youth Performance Ensemble & Apprentices will perform during this event. LWDT Founder and Artistic Director Lula Washington, and LWDT Associate Director, Tamica Washington-Miller will participate in a panel discussion with other artists exploring issues of art and health.
Saturday, June 14, 2014, 1 pm
LWDT Youth Dance Recital
Features all students in the LWDT School, from tiny tots to young adults.
Japan American Theater, 244 S. San Pedro St., Los Angeles, CA 90012
General: $25 / Seniors & Students: $20 / Children 12 & under: $15
Tickets on sale at the LWDT studio and online at www.lulawashington.org
VIP – Umoja Circle – Fundraising Reception – $100 (Starts at noon)
(Includes refreshments; prime VIP seating; and access to the VIP lounge.
All donations support the LWDT dance training program)
Friday, June 20, 2014: 7:30 pm
L.A. So-Cal Dance Invitational
John Anson Ford Amphitheater
2580 Cahuenga Blvd East, Los Angeles, CA 90068
Box Office: (323) 461-3673
Use code: “LWDT” and get a discount on your tickets
LWDT will perform choreography by Associate Director Tamica Washington-Miller. Works: “Beautiful Venus & Serena” & excerpts from “Message To My Peeps”. This is part of a larger program including several other prominent local dance companies.
Monday, June 23 – Aug. 3
LWDT Summer Dance Program
This is a six-week summer dance program at the LWDT School. Classes meet Mon-Fri. for children through aspiring professionals. The program culminates with a concert featuring all students.
Saturday, July 26, 2014: 12 pm
National Dance Day Celebration – The Music Center
Performance and public movement class
The Music Center Plaza
135 N. Grand Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90012