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Women of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Posted February 17, 2023

Leap into Women’s History Month

Enjoy an epic photo gallery featuring a small handful of formidable women who have graced the stage as part of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.


An Ailey dancer understands the spirit of dance, the communication of dance, and the passion and depth of movement.

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Judith Jamison, Artistic Director Emerita. Photo by Andrew Eccles.

Learn about these extraordinary women and more on our history timeline.

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