Meet the Dancers: Martha Reeves

She sang vocals on the smash hit “Dancing in The Street” – now Motown diva Martha Reeves will be dancing in your feed during this year’s virtual Dancing with the Detroit Stars to benefit Lighthouse. The award-winning R&B and pop singer and former Detroit City Council Member is the lead singer [...]

By |2020-11-15T11:44:35-08:00November 15th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Meet the Dancers: Alexandria Riley

When choosing music to dance to for this year’s Dancing With the Stars, Alexandria Riley says one song came to mind: Dorinda Clark-Cole’s hit, “I’m Still Here.” For Riley, the 2002 gospel track has more meaning in 2020 than ever before. “The song is fitting considering we’re still here despite the [...]

By |2020-11-12T18:32:45-08:00November 12th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Meet the Dancers: Rachel Shere

Rachel Shere loves the energy and excitement of dancing in front of a live crowd (and she performed in Dancing With the Stars in the past), but she makes it clear – she is not a professional dancer. “I got kicked out of dance class when I was a kid because [...]

By |2020-11-17T11:45:52-08:00November 10th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Meet the Dancers: Luly Del Real

Dancing is more than a hobby for Luly Del Real, it’s a way to spread joy, love and positivity. Del Real began dancing when she was a child in Mexico. Her passion for Mexican folkloric dance and culture turned into a career. She studied at the world-renowned Institute of Bellas Artes. [...]

By |2020-11-05T08:02:23-08:00November 5th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Meet the Dancers: Amanda Lyberg

Performing runs in Amanda Lyberg’s blood. The Lincoln Park native has been singing for as long as she can remember. When told that singing wasn’t a “viable career choice,” she decided to go to school for psychology, but that didn’t stop the music. Her passion for both music and psychology turned [...]

By |2020-11-02T13:19:19-08:00November 2nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Lighthouse hosts virtual Rent Party event

Although the 5th Annual Rent Party did not get to happen in-person this year, Lighthouse supporters still had the chance to hear some fantastic music virtually. Lighthouse hosted a virtual Rent Party live-stream on Saturday, August 29th at the former Stanley Kresge estate, renovated by Paddy Lynch. The one-hour live-stream [...]

By |2020-11-05T08:00:32-08:00October 6th, 2020|News|0 Comments