Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
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.
Archive :: production:T1969738316, dance or ballet:S0449943401, venue:V0655996499
Shining Star/Caught/Revelations/Love Stories
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. Lyric Theatre