The Tribute Performance honors Lily Cabatu Weiss for her contributions to dance for almost forty years. In 1978, she joined the dance faculty at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. For the last thirteen years, she has provided exemplary leadership as dance coordinator for this prestigious school. Weiss has received national accolades and awards for her artistry in training young dancers, developing an innovative and effective dance curriculum and recruiting recognized master teachers/choreographers to work with BTWHSPVA dance students. Featured in the evening performance are Robert Battle’s The Hunt and Bridget L. Moore’s Portrait of a Woman.
The Montgomery Arts Theater is located on the Booker T. Washington High School campus, on the corner of Flora and Jack Evans Streets. Click here for directions.