2014 New York Special Programs

Opening Night

The evening’s special performance will include Robert Battle’s Unfold with live music featuring opera superstar Angela Gheorghiu, Revelations with live music and the Company Premiere of Uprising.

Angela Gheorghiu appears by kind permission of The Metropolitan Opera.

Dec 3 at 7pm

Ailey / Ellington

A program showcasing the marriage of Alvin Ailey’s choreography and Duke Ellington’s jazz music. Pas de Duke and The River  are joined by Alvin Ailey's Night Creature and Revelations.

Dec 9, 17, 21 mat, Jan 3 mat


Family Matinee

On Saturday afternoons, bring the whole family to enjoy the performance (tickets start at $25) and stay afterward for a free Q&A with the Ailey dancers.

Dec 6, 13, 20, 27, Jan 3 (2pm matinee performances)


Celebrating the Women of Ailey

Celebrating Linda Celeste Sims, Hope Boykin and the women of Ailey with a program featuring Alvin Ailey's Cry and Revelations.

Dec 16


All New

Matthew Rushing's world premiere ODETTA, Company premieres Uprising, After the Rain (Pas de Deux), and Suspended Women, and a new production of Bad Blood.

Dec 18, 20 eve, 26, 28 eve, 31 mat


New Year's Eve

Ring in 2015 with an exceptional New Year's Eve performance featuring Revelations danced by beloved Ailey stars of the past and present.

Dec 31 at 7pm
Logistical information for New Year's Eve performance patrons


Special Season Finale

Enjoy highlights from the season and Revelations in its entirety.

Jan 4 eve


Tickets start at $25