Atlanta Hawks Dancer Bio - David
Name: David La'Mar
Occupation: Professional dancer/choreographer/model
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Education: Georgia State University, pursuing a degree in Journalism
Experience: 8 years - jazz/hip hop, modern, ballet, tap and kick boxing
Years On Hawks Dance Team: Rookie
Dance Credits: Choreographed and appeared in national TV specials. Performed in music videos, commercials, '96 Olympic opening ceremonies, '97 Florida Citrus Bowl halftime show, 1999 and 2000 Super Bowl pre-game and halftime show. Performed and competed nationally and internationally (South America).
How I got started: My mother was a dancer and put me in classes at an early age. After a year I quit to play sports, but dancing is in my blood and I couldn't stay away.
Favorite Food: Home made mac and cheese, strawberries
Favorite Color: Blue and red
Favorite Song: The Woman's Work by Maxwell
Favorite TV Show: The Practice, Law and Order
Favorite Movie: The Color Purple
Greatest Accomplishment: Giving my life to God.
Who I Admire Most: My grandmother, mother and Pamela Arrington-Gilchrist.
Best Advice: If God be for you, it doesn't matter who's against you!