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Ailey Experience Tour 2023

The Ailey Experience workshops give dancers of all levels over the age of 9 the opportunity to study with prominent Ailey instructors and former Alvin Ailey dancers. Students will learn the rich history of Ailey’s signature style and how he changed the perception of American modern dance. Join us in a city near you!

Charlotte, NC

January 28-29, 2023
Northwest School of the Arts

Join Lisa Johnson-Willingham, Levi Marsman, and Katherine Jimenez for a weekend in Charlotte to train in Horton, contemporary, and latin jazz in addition to learning choreography from some of Mr. Ailey's iconic works.

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Philadelphia, PA

February 11-12, 2023
the university of the arts

Join Linda Celeste Sims, Glenn Allen Sims, Lisa Johnson-Willingham, and Levi Marsman for a weekend in Philadelphia to train in Horton and contemporary in addition to learning choreography from some of Mr. Ailey's iconic works.

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Atlanta, GA

February 25-26, 2023
location to be announced soon

Join Linda Celeste Sims, Glenn Allen Sims, Lisa Johnson-Willingham, and Katherine Jimenez for a weekend in Atlanta to train in Horton, contemporary, and latin jazz in addition to learning choreography from some of Mr. Ailey's iconic works.

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Washington, D.C.

March 11-12, 2023
dance institute of washington (DIW)

Join Ailey instructors for a weekend in D.C. for a weekend of technique classes and masterclasses learning choreography from some of Mr. Ailey's iconic works.

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Dallas, TX

April 29-30, 2023
Dallas black dance theatre

Join Lisa Johnson-Willingham, Levi Marsman, and Keith Alexander for a weekend in Dallas to train in hip-hop and contemporary in addition to learning choreography from some of Mr. Ailey's iconic works.

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Chicago, IL

Date TBA

Join Ailey instructors for a weekend in Chicago. More information coming soon.

Detroit, MI

Date TBA

Join Ailey instructors for a weekend in Detroit. More information coming soon.