The Board of Trustees of Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation today announced that Robert Battle, Artistic Director of Ailey since 2011, has informed them that he needs to focus on his health and has submitted his resignation.
Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation’s mission is to further the pioneering vision of the choreographer, dancer and cultural leader Alvin Ailey by building an extended cultural community which provides dance performances, training and education, and community programs for all people.
Artistic Director Robert Battle announces a variety of exciting happenings in connection with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Lincoln Center season at the David H. Koch Theater June 14 – 18, 2017.
By Robert Walker The tag line for Nana Camille Yarbrough‘s upcoming presentation at the world-famous Schomburg Center on February 14th, 2019 in New York reads, “Celebrating Nana Camille’s Journey as an Artist and Cultural Custodian”.
The Observer reports that an arcane uptown contest marked with accusations and irregularities ended in a decisive victory for the New York County Democratic Party on Friday, March 11, 2017.
On the heels of a successful international tour, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater kicks off its 65th anniversary season at New York City Center on November 29, 2023.
By Lil Nickelson On Tuesday, August 1st, 2023, at 6 pm sharp LaSharn Cooper-Patt, Recreation Supervisor of the Pelham Fritz Recreation Center. She walked onto the stage of the Richard Rodgers Amphitheater to greet the audience assembled at 6 pm that evening. A wonderful program was about to take place titled Dance in Marcus Garvey…
For the first time, the Ailey organization’s annual Ailey Spirit Gala will be held in the home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, on Wednesday, May 24, 2023.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA) Commissioner Laurie Cumbo, and Alvin Ailey artistic director Robert Battle.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 2022 holiday season engagement continues this week with the debut of an All-New program.
Embracing people throughout its hometown, the Ailey organization presents Ailey Moves NYC!, a summer celebration with free events from Harlem to Hollis, July 23 – August 1, 2022.
The centerpiece of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Lincoln Center engagement is the Ailey Spirit Gala on Thursday, June 16, 2022.
The National Arts Club (NAC) announces dancer and choreographer Judith Jamison as the 2022 recipient of the Medal of Honor for her outstanding achievements in dance.
Ailey II, the celebrated second company to Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, returns to its home, to The Ailey Citigroup Theater – just minutes from Harlem.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater kicked off its three-week 2021 homecoming season on December 1 with a one-night-only gala benefit complete with an inspirational performance.