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About India Scandrick
India Scandrick, the Creative director of Broadway Performing Arts has made a name for herself in the world of performing arts. The actress, singer, and dancer is considered a triple threat. India is a star of stage, television and film. She’s known as a very talented individual. Scandrick said she got her start as a participant in Georgia’s National American Miss Pageant. She won in her division with a rendition of “The Star Spangled Banner” that impressed her mother so that she quickly sent her daughter out on auditions in California. This move at age 10 landed her many acting roles and experiences, her first one being with Dream Works. Three years later Scandrick celebrated her 13th birthday on Broadway, where she performed in Disney’s “The Lion King” as Young Nala. The experience was a hallmark in career that spans 13 years.
Her resume is thick with experiences, including television acting roles in Tyler Perry’s “House of Payne,” “Disney 365”, Lifetimes “The Fantasia Barrino Story” and FOX hit series “Sleepy Hollow.” She also has appeared in films such as “The Greening of Whitney Brown”, Netflix “Spork”, and other musicals like “A Christmas Carol” and “Annie”. Most recently, the triple threat uses her God given talents and her Bachelors Degree in Theater Arts, from Clark Atlanta University, to train and direct over 200 students weekly. During the day Scandrick works at Eagles Landing Christian Academy as the Middle School Drama teacher and the Fine Arts department choreographer. Aside from ELCA India Co-owns a performing arts dance studio with her mother Dometrice Clemmons who is the founder of SheSteams.org. She spends her afternoons there teaching dance classes, voice lessons, acting classes and coaching a competition dance team. India’s goal and calling is to create an aspiring creative environment for students to learn and grow to become positive role models and amazing performers with a high self esteem.
For more info and booking:
Broadway Performing Arts Center, 926 Eagle’s Landing Parkway.
Dometrice Clemmons/ Ms D
Co-Owner and Manager of Broadway Performing Arts Studio. Dometrice Clemmons is also the Founder of She STEAMS, an innovative, engaging and fun after school and summer learning program for girls ages 7 to 14 that focuses on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts,Math and Service. She has a 27+ year successful track record of positively enhancing the lives of thousands of young women and children throughout the state of Georgia. Her background is flanked by countless successes in the areas of community service, outreach ministry, mentoring and educational programs that enhance the mental, physical and emotional well-being of young women and children.
A native of Atlanta, Georgia and graduate of Spelman College, Dometrice served on the board of The Points of Life Foundation (at the White House) for the purpose of developing tactics that would engage students across America in community service. Her other areas of expertise include tutoring and addressing the issues of hunger and homelessness on a nationwide basis. After securing funding for a “Safe and Drug Free” grant, Dometrice’s leadership catapulted 15 at-risk high school dropouts to be accepted into college or higher learning.
As an accomplished businesswoman, Dometrice has developed over 14 childcare facilities in the state of Georgia. Additionally, Dometrice is a philanthropist who funds over 80% of her parenting programs from earned revenues generated from mentoring, consulting and turnaround services for other businesswomen as they pursue small business endeavors.
When Dometrice is not busy giving of her time, tithes and talents to make her community better, she enjoys spending time with her wonderful and supportive husband, Gino Lassiter. She is also a great mother to two amazing daughters, India (an actress) and Angel (future college student) Scandrick. She also enjoys golfing, reading and traveling.