Lil Buck teaches Memphis-style jookin at USC

December 1, 2016

Lil Buck's signature footwork

Dancer Lil Buck is known for his signature jookin footwork | Photo by USC / Gus Ruelas

By Joanna Clay

The USC community had a rare opportunity Wednesday night — take a dance class with Lil Buck.

If the name isn’t familiar, Google will quickly get you up to speed. Charles “Lil Buck” Riley has been featured in The New York Times and Vogue. He’s performed with Yo-Yo Ma and Madonna.

A mixture of the public, students, staff and faculty — likely nervous, since they weren’t dance majors — filled a studio in the Glorya Kaufman International Dance Center.

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