If you are interested in learning about black dance history from a personal perspective from a dancer and performer who has worked with the top black choreographers, Ms. Trina Parks is inviting you to her BLACK DANCE HISTORY lecture series.
It will be a Lecture/Demonstration on fourteen well-known black choreographers with whom she has danced since 1956!
Ms. Parks has been teaching dance since 1970. In 2015 she moved to Atlanta.
Some of the schools and studios at which she's taught master dance classes and lectured are: Spellman, Athens University, North Atlanta High School; the ‘Atlanta Music & Dance’ & Kenya Malay’s ‘Amazing Grace’ Dance Studios.
-LECTURE LOCATION: Madame C.J. Walker & W.E.R.D. Museum
54 Hilliard ST. N. E.
Atlanta, GA 30312
-DATE & TIME: Beginning Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
7pm – 9pm & then every Wednesday* until Wed. June 29th, 2016
-COST: $20.00 / Students, with ID, $15
-AGES: 15 years and up
-CONTACT: (323) 270-6361
*There will be no lecture on Wednesday, June 1st, as Ms. Parks will be a celebrity guest at the "Burlesque Hall of Fame & Legends Convention" the first week in June in Las Vegas.
Trina, Naomie Harris, Halle Berry and Gloria Hendry
Click on the picture to be taken to photo galleries of the event.
Click on the pictures to see these three videos.
Trina at a couple of public appearances
Most Recent Pictures
Click here to be taken to an article about Trina
in the MyDesert weekly publication.
More Pictures of Thumper from Diamonds Are Forever!
Click on the picture to be taken directly to the three latest publicity stills from Diamonds Are Forever.
Trina at a couple of public appearances
Also, the entire Diamonds Are Forever section has been improved,
including a "Behind the Scenes" page!
Ms. Parks has the starring role in Immortal Kiss: Queen of the Night.
Click on the above picture to be taken to the trailer on YouTube.
Click on the picture to be taken to Amazon if you wish to consider ordering the film..
She discusses her role in The Muthers.
Click here to see the article about Trina, with interview and photo lay-out, from Ebony magazine.
Includes pictures of Trina away from her life as an entertainer.
For professional purposes, contact Trina's agents:
J. PERVIS TALENT & MODEL AGENCY
949 IMAGE AVE. Suite C
ATLANTA GA 30318
(404) 688-9700 (main)
(919) 946-5858 (Agent-Tay
MR. GARY DONATO - Manager
ABRAXAS TALENT & MANAGEMENT, INC.
4260 TROOST AVE. Suite #1
STUDIO CITY CA 91604
This site is my tribute to Trina Parks: actress, singer and dancer.
Site Updated: May 9, 2016
Click on the above picture to be taken to Ms. Park's demo reel. The password to watch this private vidoe at the site is "trinademo."
Actress Principal Dancer
Choreographer * Vocalist * Black Dance Lecturer
She majored in Modern Dance at the New York High School of Performing Arts. Trina studied acting with Director Vinette Carroll, performing in Carroll's Broadway show The Prodigal Son. Ms. Parks had the honor of studying with Ms. Katherine Dunham and later joined Ms. Dunham's last professional Dance Company. Additional principal dancing involvement followed with the "Donnie McKayle," "Anna Sokolow", "Tally Beatty," "Geoffrey Holder" and "Eleo Parmare" New York Dance Companies.
Discounts for orders of more than one photo
PLEASE E-MAIL MS. PARKS HERSELF FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
PLEASE E-MAIL TRINA FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
"The website, HollywoodIsCalling.com, is where anyone can make an appointment to speak directly to me. When a 'fan' calls, the representatives book a time that I will phone the 'fan.' Then Hollywood is Calling e-mails me with the information."
Sounds like a great gift . . . or gift for oneself!
Click here to read a essay about Trina's portrayal of Thumper by fan Glenn from England.
Click here to read an item about Trina in Parade magazine.
Click here to play Twenty Questions with Ms. Parks!
If you have any comments, suggestions, requests or questions about the Trina Parks Tribute, please write to me at firstname.lastname@example.org