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…
New York City Mayor Eric Adams, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA) Commissioner Laurie Cumbo, and Alvin Ailey artistic director Robert Battle.
The centerpiece of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Lincoln Center engagement is the Ailey Spirit Gala on Thursday, June 16, 2022.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater kicks off its homecoming season with a one-night-only gala benefit on Wednesday, December 1 at 7 pm.
The Ailey organization continues to carry forward Alvin Ailey’s pioneering legacy of not only entertaining but uniting, empowering, and educating through Ailey All Access.
This holiday season, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will further a cherished legacy of uplifting and uniting audiences across the globe with a free virtual engagement.
In the spirit and intention of Alvin Ailey himself, join them for an evening showcasing the beauty and transcendent power of dance to not only entertain but to unite, empower, honor, uplift, and educate.
On behalf of the Ailey organization, we wanted to send the following information about upcoming offerings that we hope will provide respite.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater kicks off its five-week holiday season with a one-night-only gala benefit on Wednesday, December 4th, 2019, at 7 pm ET.
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.
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.
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.
Capping off a joyous 60th Anniversary celebration that reached from coast to coast, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returns to Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts for seven performances at the David H. Koch Theater June 12 – 16, 2019.
Beloved as one of the world’s most popular dance companies, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returns to Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts for a seven-performance engagement at the David H. Koch Theater June 13 – 17, 2018.
TV One reports that Harlem’s Alicia Keys, her producing partners and Fox Searchlight will tell the story of barrier-breaking choreographer Alvin Ailey, who started as a dancer and became the founder of the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater.