Trina Parks Tribute Page

Trina Parks Tribute Page


My Booking Agent - AJW Celebrity Services

For professional purposes, contact Trina's agent:
MR ALCUS HOLLY (agency)
(323) 556-0677
Click to e-mail Trina's agent at alcusdholly@yahoo.com

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This page is my tribute to Trina Parks: actress, singer and dancer.

Trina Parks is aware of this site. She has written that she was "quite surprised and very pleased" to learn that she had a tribute page on the Internet. Trina also wrote, "I will keep you in touch with what I am doing." This Tribute Page will strive to keep you up to date with the activities of this most gracious, talented and classy lady!

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Site Updated: March 24, 2009

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Ms. Parks Starting Her Own Dance Classes!

Beginning the 7th of April

Tuesday(s) @ 1:30 - 3pm (Salsa/Caribbean)

Seniors Welcome!

&

Wednesday(s) @ 7pm - 8:30pm (Modern/Jazz, NY/Broadway style)

Individual class is $15.00
Monthly is $50.00.

At the Desert DANCE Academy, Performing Arts Center.

Located across from Gottschalks Department store in the

Palm Springs Mall
173 South Farrell Drive
Palm Springs, California

(at the corner of East Tahquitz Canyon Way & South Farrell Drive)

Hope to see you there!

Blessings,

Trina

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TRINA PARKS
ACTRESS                        VOCALIST
Choreographer     *     Principal Dancer     *     Dance Instructor

BIO

TRINA PARKS was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Tennel and Charles Frazier, famous tenor saxophonist with Cab Calloway's Orchestra. She graduated from the New York High School of Performing Arts with a major in Modern Dance (Martha Graham Technique.) While still in high school, Trina studied the Katherine Dunham Technique at Ms. Dunham's dance academy in New York City. She has worked with numerous dance companies, performing in the United States, Europe and the Far East as principal dancer with the Katherine Dunham, Alvin Ailey, Donald McKayle, Anna Sokolow, Tally Beatty, Geoffrey Holder, Eleo Pomare and Rod Rogers dance companies.

Trina has created her own solo act, captivating audiences from the East to the West coasts and throughout Eastern and Western Europe. She performed with the Lionel Hampton Band in NYC. She also performed at the "Las Vegas Rivera," "The Desert Inn," "Harrah's Tahoe" in Sammy Davis's show, "The Hilton Manila" and "The Crystal Room" in Tokyo, Japan.

She has taught Modern, Jazz, Broadway, African and Haitian dance in New York and Los Angeles, teaching all age groups as well as special education students and church groups at rehabilitation and assisted living centers. Trina also taught Modern Dance at the New Dance Group in New York City; for the Bronx and Manhattan Board of Education; for the Los Angeles High School for the Arts. Ms. Parks was on the dance staff of the LA Music Center, Educational Dance Division. Her other teaching credits include "SOUL TRAIN," Inner City Cultural Center, movement to actors in Los Angeles and aerobics at the Jane Fonda Dance School in Los Angeles and at the New York City College.

Ms. Parks arranged and produced her own show, Trina's Tribute to Duke Ellington, which she performed in New York City and Los Angeles. In 2003, Trina became the first African-American feature performer in the "Fabulous Palm Springs Follies" in Palm Springs, California.

Click to e-mail Trina Parks at teabey@yahoo.com

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Here are Trina's credits:

Movies

TV

Ms. Parks also appeared in television specials with Dean Martin and Sammy Davis, Jr..

Theatre

Choreographer


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**SPECIAL OFFER!!

ORIGINAL AUTOGRAPHED 8 X 10 PICTURES OF TRINA PARKS AS 'THUMPER' FROM THE OO7 MOVIE DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER
Black and White: $19.95
Color: $21.95
(includes shipping and handling)

ALSO AVAILABLE -
LIMITED EDITIONS OF HER PERSONAL (HEAD SHOT) PHOTO

Discounts for orders of more than one photo

PLEASE E-MAIL MS. PARKS HERSELF FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
teabey@yahoo.com


ALSO!!

TRINA PARKS HAS A PROMOTIONAL CD &/or a DVD, FOR MUSIC PRODUCERS AND VARIETY (LIVE PERFORMANCE) AGENTS ONLY. ANYONE ELSE CAN PURCHASE THE DVD FOR $20.00 EACH

PLEASE E-MAIL TRINA FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
teabey@yahoo.com

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GIVE A PHONE CALL FROM TRINA!

Ms. Parks is now one of the celebrities on the Hollywood is Calling website. As she explains it:

"The website, HollywoodIsCalling.com, is where anyone can make an appointment to speak directly to me. When a 'fan' calls, the representatives book a time that I will phone the 'fan.' Then Hollywood is Calling e-mails me with the information."

Sounds like a great gift . . . or gift for oneself!

Click here to see the article about Trina, with interview and photo lay-out, from Ebony magazine.
Includes pictures of Trina away from her life as an entertainer.


Click here to read an item about Trina in Parade magazine.


Click here to play Twenty Questions with Ms. Parks!

If you have any comments, suggestions, requests or questions about the Trina Parks Tribute Page, please write to me at twof@hotmail.com