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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in Basel

I was sitting in my overheated office and musing about how heckin’ boring life is without dance when the SO’s mom wrote. «I’ve got two tickets to Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater this Friday. 921 more words


AileyCamp offers dance classes and confidence boost for kids in need

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, NY- “I always tell my mom, hurry up I have to go to camp!” Christian Herrera exclaimed. Dance is the destination for kids across the city this summer.  356 more words

Stories From The Heart


This is Chalvar Monteiro (in a photo by Daniel Azoulay), of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. He joined the company in 2015, after dancing for Kyle Abraham for several years. 66 more words

Monday Mayhem: STRETCH!

I’ve always wanted to be a dancer.

It’s a truth that not many know about me! But there it is. In black and white now, for all the world to see. 699 more words


My Top 5

Josephine Baker 1906-1975, Missouri native, known world-wide for her flamboyancy and larger than life personality, famous mainly for her work mainly in Paris

Alvin Ailey 1931-1989 Founded the Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre, New York City, Activist, Choreographer (Photo credit: Evaf-Maze) … 232 more words

African American Dancers

Alvin Ailey, Showing The World We Are All Human Beings

“I am trying to show the world we are all human beings, that color is not important, that what is important is the quality of our work, of a culture in which the young are not afraid to take chances and can hold onto their values and self-esteem, especially in the arts and in dance. 97 more words

Live Balanced

Alvin Ailey Day at Nimbus Dance Works

Sunday, April 9, 1pm

Alvin Ailey Day at Nimbus with New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)! FREE Youth Events!

• Ailey Master Class by Freddie Moore – ages 8yrs+ 70 more words