(Above, presenter Patti Grimes tells Lula Washington how pleased she was with the dance concert.) When Patti Grimes booked Lula Washington Dance Theatre (LWDT) at the Delaware Technical and Community College in Georgetown, Delaware, her goal was to introduce contemporary dance to audiences that had rarely seen this type of dance in her small out-of-the-way [...]
Students at the Lula Washington Dance Theatre school presented four hours of non-stop high energy, entertaining, and uplifting dance in LWDT’s 2012 Youth Dance Recital at El Camino College’s Marsee Auditorium. The concert featured 121 students who showed skills in diverse dance forms ranging from classical ballet to African; hip hop; tap; Caribbean; and modern [...]
The Lula Washington Dance Theatre (LWDT) will host its annual Youth Dance Recital on Sunday, June 24 at 2 pm in the Marsee Auditorium at El Camino College, located at 16007 Crenshaw Blvd., Torrance CA 90506. This is a crowd-pleasing family friendly event that annually draws over 1,200 audience members — including people who have [...]
The Lula Washington Dance Theatre (LWDT) sold out the final concert of its two-day Kwanzaa Festival at the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center and was forced to turn away ticket buyers. Those who got in the theater, saw a potent concert filled with energy, diversity, and a sense of family and community. The show included a new African-ballet section of Harambee Suite danced on pointe.
Lula Washington Dance Theatre opened the Night at the Village program at Maria Shriver’s Women’s Conference in Long Beach Oct. 25, with a new dance work featuring 15 women dancers and 15 women drummers. The performance was in front of thousands of women participating in Ms. Shriver’s final Women’s Conference as First Lady of California. The [...]
The Lula Washington Dance Theatre – School is back in session with dance classes Mondays through Saturdays for children ages 3 years old up through and including adults. A workshop class is dedicated now to the Youth Dance Ensemble. Youth with an interest in performing are urged to sign up for this workshop. The Youth dancers are [...]