Lyla is a native of Memphis. Born in 2009, she has been destined to perform on local, national, and international stages. She starred in her first movie at the age of 4 at LilyRoze Studios; under the direction of Nadia Matthews. She performed in her first theater production at the age of 5, at the Cannon Center (Memphis, TN) under the direction of Jackie Murray in the stage play, “The Juneteenth Story.” She performed in her first solo, ballet performance at the age of 6, under the direction of Marquita Brooks. She is a member of Pearls of Power Dance Company under the direction of Terrell Wright. Lyla is making her mark on the world.