Possibly the most successful modern dance company on the planet.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater continues its reign as an American “cultural ambassador to the world”-having performed live for an estimated 25 million people in 48 states, 71 countries, and six continents. The gifted and gorgeous Ailey dancers infuse energy and emotion to classics and new works alike. Guided by the visionary artistic director Robert Battle, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater remains the nation’s leading modern dance company.
Age Restricted Performance: No children under age 4 permitted
- 3.31.17 Evening Performance: Deep / Walking Mad / After the Rain / Revelations
- 4.01.17 Matinee Performance: The Winter in Lisbon / Awakening / Ella / Revelations
- 4.01.17 Evening Performance: Deep / Walking Mad / After the Rain / Revelations
Deep is by Mauro Bigonzetti; Walking Mad by Johan Inger; After the Rain by Christopher Wheeldon; The Winter in Lisbon by Billy Wilson; Awakening by Robert Battle, Revelations by Alvin Ailey
Alvin Ailey Masterclass
April 1. TITAS Presents a free master class with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at the Arts Magnet High School.
This high-energy contemporary class is a fusion of modern, ballet, and jazz that explores a wide range of expressive movements and syncopated rhythms. Designed to work on finding freedom of movement while developing technique and building a strong foundation, the class evolves to learning original phrases while focusing on theatrical elements, mastering musicality, and connecting the mind, body, and spirit.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Master Class. Saturday, April 1. 10:30am-12pm. at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts 2501 Flora Street, Dallas, TX 75201. First Floor. Main Studio. Free.