Dance Magazine calls Ailey II "second to none," and The New York Times declares, "There's nothing like an evening spent with Ailey II, the younger version of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater."
Sponsored by Pope Brown Foundation
*Please note that the performance time of 7:00 P.M. is a change from what was originally listed in the brochure.
Oct 21, 2018 @ 7:00pm
On Sale Tier 1 price: 55.00 Tier 2 price: 50.00 Tier 3 price: 40.00
Ailey II is universally renowned for merging the spirit and energy of the country’s best young dance talent with the passion and creative vision of today’s most outstanding emerging choreographers. Founded in 1974 as the Alvin Ailey Repertory Ensemble, the company embodies his pioneering mission to establish an extended cultural community that provides dance performances, training, and community programs for all people. Under the direction of Sylvia Waters from 1974 to 2012, Ailey II flourished into one of the most popular modern dance companies, combining a rigorous touring schedule with extensive community outreach programs. Enhanced Experience: Enjoy a free, light reception beginning one hour prior to the performance.