6/16/19 eve Lincoln Center

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June 16, 2019

An Evening Honoring Carmen de Lavallade
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

David H. Koch Theater
New York, New York
7:30 PM (Runtime: Approx. 2 hours, 3 minutes including intermission)

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An Evening Honoring Carmen de Lavallade honors the woman who introduced Mr. Ailey to dance with Alvin Ailey’s Blues Suite, his first ballet for the Company, John Butler’s Portrait of Billie, about the iconic jazz singer Billie Holiday, and Lester Horton’s Sarong Paramaribo, as well as de Lavallade’s own Sweet Bitter Love. Program also includes premieres by Ronald K. Brown and Darrell Grand Moultrie.

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Excerpts Honoring Carmen de Lavallade


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The Call

Choreography: Ronald K. Brown

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Ounce of Faith

World Premiere

Choreography: Darrell Grand Moultrie

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Choreography: Alvin Ailey

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