Modern Dance Troupe Lula Washington Dance Theatre at Luckman Theatre
The last date listed for Lula Washington Dance Theatre was Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008 / 8:00pm.
Quotes & Highlights
“…Washington’s troupe is now stronger than ever, able to enliven the choreography with a vivid expressiveness while performing at a level that is often simply jaw-dropping…. Hands down this was one of the most profound performances not only of the year, but of a lifetime…” —Dance Magazine
Acclaimed L.A.-based modern dance ensemble Lula Washington Dance Theatre returns to the Luckman for a performance featuring the works of Donald McKayle. The 10-member modern dance troupe, based in the inner city of South Central Los Angeles, has risen to become one of the largest and most admired African-American dance companies on the West Coast. Composed of young, athletic dancers, many of whom were groomed in Washington’s inner city dance studio, the company is known for exploring theatrical, entertaining, and energetic works that are accessible to all audiences.