Company

Culturally Yours Int’l was founded by Lillian Malit in 1993 and is now based in Houston Texas. We are a performing arts organization that preserves, creates, teaches and presents the cultural experience of Global art forms through dance, theatre, music and other creative expression. Our goals are to instill cultural awareness to people of different backgrounds, and creating an understanding of other cultures. Students throughout Houston participate in our cultural events. These students come from various socioeconomic backgrounds and races, and include all age groups. We strive to teach different African dances. Dance in Africa is not a separate art, but a part of the whole complex of living. Traditional dance is the integrated are of movement that is controlled by her music, which is governed by her languages.

Mission Statement

Culturally Yours Int’l is a performing arts organization that preserves, creates, teaches and presents the cultural experience of African art forms through dance, theatre, music and other creative expression.

Philosophy

Culturally Yours believes in offering activities designed to reinforce a community value system that encompasses unity, self-determination, collective work and responsibility, cooperative economics, purpose, creativity and faith; values that are vital to the development of today’s youth. We encourage the practice and promote the knowledge of our heritage of traditional, historical, and folk dance, music, and song, with special emphasis on African traditions. To encourage and support the establishment of local groups and regional organizations interested in these objectives Assemble and maintain a library of materials related to traditional, historical, and folk To act as an educational and nonprofit society.