Interdisciplinary dance works giving artistic voice to Asian Americans

About Lenora Lee Dance

The mission of Lenora Lee Dance (LLD) is to give artistic voice to the experiences of Asian Americans. Deeply rooted in the Chinatown and Asian American communities of San Francisco and New York, LLD creates and presents interdisciplinary dance works integrating movement, music, video projection, and text that tell untold stories of facing the challenges of building a life in America.

Artistic Director: Lenora Lee
Entering its 5th season, LLD is directed by San Francisco native Lenora Lee, who is trained in modern dance performance and choreography, taiko (Genryu Arts), and martial arts (Kei Lun Martial Arts, Enshin Karate South San Francisco Dojo). For the last 14 years she has been an integral part of the San Francisco and New York Asian American contemporary dance and creative music communities and has directed, choreographed, and produced her own works performing nationally and internationally.  Lenora is also an experienced arts administrator, having served as Managing Director of Asian American Dance Performances (AADP) and is currently Project Manager for the presenting organization Asian Improv aRts.