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An event this weekend combines the grace and beauty of dance with the important quest to find a cure for cancer.

Dance instructor Liz Lanning is here with us today to talk about the 9TH Annual Dance for a Cure , which is a very personal project for her. This dance raises money for Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Pete Gross House.

And shes here today with a couple performers who are putting on a little dance for us.

This year's Dance for a Cure takes place Saturday, May 4 at Meany Hall on the University of Washington Campus. Silent Auction begins at 5:30 PM. and performances at 7 PM.

For more information, visit www.danceforacure.org

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