Ailey / Ellington
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.
Ailey Classics is a vibrant anthology of highlights from Mr. Ailey’s greatest hits that spans his prolific 30-year career—including such audience favorites as Cry and For ‘Bird’–With Love —and culminates with the beloved classic Revelations, performed in its entirety.
World premieres from Ronald K. Brown (Four Corners) and Aszure Barton (LIFT), company premieres of the groundbreaking Chroma, and Bessie Award-winning work D-Man in the Waters (Part I) by Bill T. Jones, and two Alvin Ailey / Duke Ellington collaborations.
New Year's Eve
Ring in 2014 with an exceptional New Year's Eve performance featuring Revelations danced by beloved Ailey stars of the past and present, including Guillermo Asca, Elizabeth Roxas Dobrish, Linda-Denise Fisher-Harrell, Renee Robinson, Donna Wood Sanders, and Dudley Williams.
Learn the movement from Revelations from celebrated former company member Linda-Denise Fisher-Harrell on December 30th, before her return to the City Center stage on New Year’s Eve.
Special Season Finale celebrating Mr. Ailey’s Birthday
For Mr. Ailey’s birthday, enjoy highlights from the season and Revelations in its entirety.
Make Jan 5 a full day of celebration with this rare opportunity to practice the movement from Revelations with Sylvia Waters, a respected expert on the life and work of Mr. Ailey.