L2R is proud to use dance as a platform to unite community and spread good vibes at some of Melbourne’s biggest events and cultural celebrations. 100% of the revenue from our fee-for-service performances go back into our unique charity that provides opportunities for young people to participate in dance and creative arts activities.
‘L2R is an antidote in a challenging worldscape; a place where young people can thrive and map their creative futures now. L2R is a place of rigour, commitment and joy. It's a place where everyone is welcome to be in the family, you just gotta agree to feeling the beat!’
- Bec Reid
Everybody NOW!, All The Queens Men
'‘L2R demonstrates a commitment to community through dance, nurturing cultural arts leaders and creating vibrant community building performances that advocate powerfully for diversity in the Arts. L2R translates rhetoric into action. It is exciting and refreshing to see L2R focus on informed community Arts practice that puts young people of diverse backgrounds first, and provides useful and visible outcomes for the community.’
- Kirsty Allen
The Sidney Myer Fund
'I have had the pleasure of working with L2R now for over 5 years. Their performances are always fresh, high energy, vibrant and super exciting! Most importantly, L2R empowers dynamic dance talent in Melbourne’s west by giving them a platform to be seen, connect and explore life through dance and creativity.’
- Jo Trevathan
Community Arts participation Officer
'The L2R crew backed by powerhouse CEO Jacinda Richards provided some mind-blowing entertainment to over 800 people as part of the 2018 headspace Forum at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. The energy, passion and professionalism of these young dancers is inspiring and I couldn't recommend them highly enough!'
- Christian Duell
Founder, White Light Education