Dominique Atwood

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Chicago, ILDominique Atwood

Dominique Atwood is from Dayton, Ohio where she started her training at Dayton Contemporary Dance Company. Later, she studied dance at Stivers School for the Performing Arts and Howard University under the direction of DeShonna Pepper-Robertson. While at Howard, she and Sankara McCain the first Contemporary Dance Company on campus. She graduated magna cum laude with a B.A in Political Science/Pre-law.

Since then, she’s been privileged to perform and work with a with a number of companies and artists. In 2016 she was invited by former First Lady Michelle Obama to participate in the Celebration of Black Women in Dance.

She is currently a dancer with world renowned Deeply Rooted Dance Theater. Dominique is an advocate for youth and artists around the world she gives God all the praise for her success. Her greatest motivation are her 3 little sisters- Sydney Atwood, Dejene Wortham and Sannaa Atwood.