TED Talk Featuring Judith Jamison And Members Of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

An incredible TED video featuring Judith Jamison and members of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is now live here: go.ted.com/judithjamison and the TED.com homepage Revelations from a Lifetime in Dance.

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Traci Lester Talks Dance In Harlem And More On The Danny Tisdale Show (Audio)

Listen to Harlem resident, mom, and former elementary school teacher Traci Lester, executive director of Harlem-based National Dance Institute (NDI), Continue Reading →

New Three World Dance Premiere Colab With Ballet Hispánico And The Apollo Theater In Harlem

Ballet Hispánico, the nation’s premier Latino dance organization, returns to the Apollo stage on Friday and Saturday, November 22 and 23, 2019 at 8 pm with a program that continues its commitment to staging works by female, Latinx choreographers. Continue Reading →

Celebrating Sacred To Secular: The Writings Of Dr. Marta Moreno-Vega Discussion, Dance And More

The Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute is pleased to present Celebrating Sacred to Secular: The Writings of Dr. Marta Moreno-Vega a program exploring the African roots of the popular Latin music of the famed Palladium Era.

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We Love It, Argentine Tango In NYC With Típica Messiez Performance At Lincoln Center

Típica Messiez, a new 10-piece Argentine tango orchestra based in New York City, will perform at Lincoln Center on July 11 as part of Midsummer Night Swing. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Alicia Keys Producer Of Barry Jenkins Directed Fox Searchlight Film Alvin Ailey

Fox Searchlight has just announced that Harlem’s Alicia Keys and others will Produce and Barry Jenkins (Moonlight, If Beale Street Could Talk) will direct its untitled film based on the life and work of Alvin Ailey. Continue Reading →

Alvin Ailey Pride Is Fierce All Month Long

Pioneering dancer, choreographer, founder, and LGBT icon Alvin Ailey will forever be remembered for taking a stand for equality, shining a spotlight on social justice.

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