Alvin Ailey’s Extraordinary Dancers Launch New Season, Inspiring Audiences Everywhere

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater launches an exciting new season at New York City Center from November 29 – December 31, 2017, before traveling from coast to coast during a 21-city North American Tour from January – May 2018. Continue Reading →

Two-Bedroom Walk Up Worth The $389k In Harlem

For his entire life, Reinaldo Cortes has made the most with one arm. The 12-year-old was born premature and his right arm had never completely developed. Continue Reading →

The Fabulous Alvin Ailey Spirit Gala 2017 Benefit Supports Education Program

The centerpiece of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Lincoln Center engagement is The Ailey Spirit Gala on Thursday, June 15th, 2017. Continue Reading →

The Beloved Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater 2017 At Lincoln Center

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, beloved as one of the world’s most popular dance companies, will return to Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts for a seven-performance engagement at the David H. Koch Theater June 14 – 18, 2017. Continue Reading →

Alvin Ailey’s Film Short Pays Homage To Director Barry Jenkin’s “Moonlight”

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater announces Moonlight x Ailey, a new dance film short choreographed by Artistic Director Robert Battle in a unique collaboration with Academy Award-winning composer Nicholas Britell. Continue Reading →

Alvin Ailey’s Holiday Season Continues With New Productions And Celebrations

aaadtsbelenpereyrainronaldk-finalOn Friday, December 9. 2016, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater debuted Hope Boykin’s r-Evolution, Dream., inspired by the sermons and speeches of Martin Luther King Jr. Continue Reading →

Ailey’s 5-Week NYC Holiday Season 2016 Continues

alvin-ailey-american-in-harlemAlvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s five-week engagement at New York City Center continues this week with the world premiere of MacArthur “Genius” Kyle Abraham’s Untitled America on Wednesday, December 7th, 2016. Continue Reading →

Ailey’s Opening Night Gala Benefit Performance (Photos)

aileygala5Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s holiday season at New York City Center launched on November 30th with an Opening Night Gala Benefit performance and party that honored Diageo, North America, represented by Almaz & Marc S. Strachan. Continue Reading →

Ailey’s “An Evening Of Ailey And Jazz” Opening Night Gala 2016

alvin-aliley-dance-in-harlem1On Wednesday, November 30th at 7pm, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater kicks off a five-week holiday season with a star-studded gala benefit, including a performance at New York City Center and party at the New York Hilton Midtown Grand Ballroom. Continue Reading →

Alvin Ailey Featured In PBS Arts Fall Festival National TV Broadcast

Alvin+Ailey+American+Dance+Theater 1Viewers from Harlem to Hollywood will have the opportunity to see one of the world’s most beloved dance companies when PBS Arts Fall Festival broadcasts Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater nationally on Friday, November 4 at 9:00pm EST (check your local listings).  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Ailey Launches Program to Inspire Young Harlemites And Others

ailey-launches-program-to-inspire-young-new-yorkersThe Ailey organization is launching a Young New York program in conjunction with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s annual holiday season at New York City Center (November 30 – December 31). Continue Reading →

You Are Invited To A Special Tribute Lorratta Abbott In Harlem

lorrette abbott event in harlem1Community Works and Clark Center NYC in partnership with MIST Harlem, Harlem Arts Festival and the Harlem Arts Alliance present: A Tribute To Loretta Abbott. Continue Reading →

Alvin Ailey Announces NYC Center Season 2016

Alvin+Ailey+American+Dance+Theater's+Jacqueline+Green+in+Alvin+Ailey's+Revelations.+Photo+by+Paul+Kolnik._4159d895-290b-41f2-8183-346d050b630b-prvAlvin Ailey American Dance Theater, New York City Center’s Principal Dance Company, returns to the New York City Center stage from November 30th – December 31st, 2016.  Continue Reading →

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Tours The World 2016

alvin ailey gala1Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, recognized by U.S. Congress as “a vital American cultural ambassador to the world,” returns to the United Kingdom, Lausanne, Switzerland, and Copenhagen, Denmark to perform a dozen ballets from September 6 – October 30, 2016. Continue Reading →

Alvin Ailey’s “Revelations” Movie At Lincoln Center

alvin ailey gala1This is your chance to witness an iconic masterpiece of American dance, Alvin Ailey’s Revelations, described by The New York Times as “one of the great works of the human spirit.” Continue Reading →