Off the Hill with Tricia Swenson: Memphis Jooker’ Lil Buck is Vail International Dance Festival favorite

10th August, 2016 by

By Ross Leonhart

How do you describe Lil Buck in 300 words or less? That’s a challenge, so let’s get right to it and talk about the 2011 artist-in-residence who has stolen our hearts and exposed us to a whole new style of dance at the Vail International Dance Festival. Memphis Jookin’ is Lil Buck’s specialty, but as we have seen during his many performances, he is extremely versatile, borrowing moves from many different genres of dance. Even though Lil Buck does ballet moves, you won’t see him in ballet tights. In fact, when he was expanding his dancing skills back in Memphis, …

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