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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


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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

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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

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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

After School Programs = Success in School, Life and Work

This story originally appeared on FordBetterWorld.org

The new presidential administration and questions about funding for school, after school and summer learning programs have amplified the national conversation about how we instruct our children.

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Alvin Ailey 'Perfection'

“I can attest that as artists, we tend to be our worst critic. Something I’ve learned and try to implement is to be unapologetically imperfect. 75 more words

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