November 9, 1978
Cape Town, Western Cape
|Years active||2000 - to date|
Lorcia Cooper (born 09 November 1978) is a South African dancer, dance teacher, choreographer and actress best known for her role as Charmaine in the e.tv soapie Backstage and Tyson on drama series Lockdownlongside Zola Nombona, Dawn Thandeka King, Manaka Ranaka, Dineo Nchabeleng and Busi Mtshali.
Lorcia Cooper was born on 09 November 1978 in Cape Town in the Western Cape province of South Africa. She started dancing at the age of four when she entered Ballroom and Latin American dance competitions with her brother. When she turned 5 Lorcia won her first titles of provincial champion in both dance disciplines. At eight years old she joined the Academy of Dance under the guidance of Debby Turner.