The Stories of Lula Washington Company brings repertoire of modern dance to Billings

The Stories of Lula Washington Company brings repertoire of modern dance to Billings

Our bodies tell many stories. Stories of heritage, of pride and of culture. Of enthusiasm and exuberance, anguish and remorse. Our bodies shelter our love and hold our loss. We are etched with scars from violence, abuse, addiction. We are pyramids of redemption and choice. We all have our stories to tell. Lula Washington tells hers…

Dance Stories Modern dance pioneer Lula Washington motivates and captivates with movement

Dance Stories Modern dance pioneer Lula Washington motivates and captivates with movement

Lula Washington didn’t grow up going to ballet on Saturday mornings. So when she first saw live dance, she was mesmerized. “It was never part of my upbringing,” Washington said. She was the oldest of eight children growing up in poverty south Los Angeles. “The only dancing we did was in the living room around…