Judith Jamison became the most recognized dancer in the U.S. under the tutelage of Alvin Ailey and then succeeded him as artistic director of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, the country's leading... To view the full story, click the title link.
In fact, you may already know two or three of them. They're ballet star Diana Vishneva, hip-hop maestro Rennie Harris, Linda Celeste Sims of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, and physical therapist/dance medicine pioneer Marika Molnar.
Marina Harss talks with Clifton Brown, who spent 13 years with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater before leaving to dance with Lar Lubovitch and Jessica Lang and is just now returning to the Ailey fold.
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is the most exciting dance company in the world. If you’ve never seen them perform, you have no idea what the human body can do, in terms of sheer grace, control, elegance, strength, and athleticism. Show More Summary
World-renowned Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is casting talented dancers of all ages to join its company in this week’s casting roundup! We also have jobs for those who may have more than one left foot, including a photo shoot for...Show More Summary
Always teeming with enthusiastic and grateful fans, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is a belated Christmas gift to Chicago. Dancers who defy gravity, choreographers who make thoughtful and stirring pieces, and the masterpiece that is Revelations make for an unforgettable evening. Show More Summary
Through Sunday, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returns for its annual Chicago engagement, the company's 47th time at the Auditorium Theatre. Though each of the programs (four in all) has a smattering of classic Ailey, much of the work presented this weekend is new or newly acquired and nudges...
Queen Bey is no stranger to surprising fans at places where they least expect it. Just last week she surprised a group of young girls backstage at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in Los Angeles where she was supporting her mother. But it seems as if Beyoncé has really outdone herself this week. Show More Summary
For a regular dancegoer in New York City, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater seasons arrive with the comforting predictability… See the full story of Let the good times roll on The Spectator.
Benevolent angel Beyoncé shone her light on a group of young girls Saturday night, when she surprised them backstage after a performance at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in Los Angeles. Beyoncé came out in support of her mother...Show More Summary
Beyonce ?freaked out a dance troupe in L.A. when she popped in backstage after their show... and gave 'em some huge props. Bey and mom Tina Knowles? hit up the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater show Saturday night at the…
Endurance, survival, getting through troubled times: The program that the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater presented at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion on Wednesday focused on crucial life lessons - some of them grim. Other programs in the six-performance engagement ending Sunday will explore different...
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater gives the first of six performances at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion on Wednesday, and woven through the run will be one prominent thread: social justice. Through Sunday the company will rotate nine works - three of them West Coast premieres, including "Untitled...
For Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater artistic director Robert Battle, this week marks a special return - not just to the Arsht Center, where his company performs annually, but to the city where he grew up. “Its more personal [performing in Miami,] it reminds me where I come from” said...
'A new film from director Anna Rose Holmer, known for her 2016 drama The Fits, captures a unique collaboration between New York’s Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Academy Award-nominated composer Nicholas Britell. Choreographed by the theater’s artistic director Robert Battle, dancers Jamar Roberts, Christopher Taylor and Jeremy T. Show More Summary
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has teamed up with Nowness to produce a dance tribute to the 2016 indie hit 'Moonlight.'
Director Anna Rose Holmer collaborated with New York's Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Nicholas Britell to create "Just Dance: Moonlight x Alvin Ailey."
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater brings Nicholas Britell’s Academy Award-nominated score to life.
Singer, songwriter and activist Solange Knowles has another notch on her belt: honorary chairwoman of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. And after having a “fan girl” moment (as Solange referred to it) with dance royalty Judith Jamison, the Seat at the Table artist addressed the New York City Center audience, who came to witness […]
Mr. Battle, the artistic director of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, recalls his childhood in Miami and the works that inspired him.