Renowned for its soul-stirring high energy performances, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is one of America's greatest companies. Taking popular music, gospel and jazz and mixing the classical vocabulary of ballet with a contemporary style, the Company of 30 dancers radiate a slick and sassy energy that is purely infectious. Highlights of the evening are Alvin Ailey's most famous work, Revelations
, a glorious celebration of the rousing gospel and spiritual music Ailey grew up with in 1930s Texas and Love Stories
, Judith Jamieson's collaboration with modern dance maverick Robert Battle and hip hop pioneer Rennie Harris set to a Stevie Wonder soundtrack.Performers Masazumi Chaya (associate artistic director).
Choreographer Alvin Ailey. Choreographer Alvin Ailey (Revelations). Choreographer Judith Jamison (Love Stories). Choreographer David Parsons (Shining Star). Choreographer David Parsons (Caught).