Backstage ready to slay the Freestyle Festival 15 Spring Edition with the Wattage dance squad!
I love being able to give younger new talent opportunities in their journey – and as always meeting people who bring a positive energy is also beautiful as they are: Gabriella Garcia, choreographer/dancer Tevyn Cole, Lisa Rubi, Kayla Simone, Ameerah Thayer, Kendie Jones, Jasmine Boyes.
Multi-talented John Gregory and Nate Allen Smith of SRL.
Actress Tisha Campbell and new artist Dani Wright friends of Nate Allen Smith of SRL came to support.
We only had 10 minutes but were prepared to make the best of it.
SHALAMAR ® reloaded with Nate Allen Smith, Jody Watley, Rosero McCoy. 2015
The Roxy holds a special place in the past lore of Shalamar, as one of the first performances we did with Gerald Brown (original). There was a fistfight that night — I’ll have to save that tidbit for my memoir. I first saw Prince make his debut here — this means so much. Special thank you to my friend Bryan Rabin for steering me in the right direction to make this happen.
Tickets go on sale October 23: Here – this will also be a birthday celebration for yours truly!
Attended a casually chic cocktail reception at Fendi, The Beverly Center in Los Angeles. Christos Garkinos of Co-Owner of Decades, Avril Graham Executive Fashion and Beauty Editor of Harper’s Bazaar, and Carlota Espinosa CEO and Co- Founder of Styloot.com were co-hosts presenting Fendi Resort 2013.
Jody Watley and Christos Garkinos, Co-Owner of Decades.
I hope everyone is enjoying the day whatever you’re doing and wherever you are. Happy Easter/Resurrection Day and Passover as well. I snapped this photo earlier this morning as I stopped to smell the roses ever appreciative of life – it’s gorgeous in LA!!!! Blessings and love to all.