Ailey Partners

Every dancer knows how important it is to have a good partner—one whose support and enthusiasm are invaluable. Ailey Partners are vital members of our extended family. Your generous support helps create uplifting experiences and new opportunities both on and off the stage; maintain and expand our unique educational programs that reach over 100,000 youth annually; and ensure that Ailey continues to inspire young dancers for generations to come.

Partner, $1,500

  • Two passes to an open rehearsal at New York City Center

  • Exclusive members-only information and updates

  • A complimentary Ailey Extension class at the Ailey studios

  • Advance notice for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performances and priority seating for our New York City Center season

  • 20% discount on merchandise at the Ailey Boutique

  • Invitation to exclusive Ailey II studio showing followed by a reception with the dancers

  • Special recognition in Ailey performance programs

  • Season passes to Ailey’s VIP Lounge at New York City Center

  • Invitation to an exclusive preview of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's new works at the Ailey studios

  • Invitation to our annual Ailey Partners Night during the New York City Center season, hosted by Artistic Director Robert Battle

  • Two complimentary VIP house seats and a backstage tour with the dancers following the performance on Ailey Partners Night

  • Access to VIP house seats and personal concierge service with ticket orders for all Ailey performances

  • Two complimentary tickets for Ailey II’s New York season

  • Invitation to attend an Artist-in-Residence rehearsal at The Ailey School

  • Personalized tour of the Ailey Studios

  • Invitation to a private working rehearsal of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

  • A season poster autographed by Ailey dancers

  • Increased priority and personal assistance with ticket orders

  • Two passes to an open rehearsal at New York City Center

  • Exclusive members-only information and updates

  • A complimentary Ailey Extension class at the Ailey studios

  • Advance notice for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performances and priority seating for our New York City Center season

  • 20% discount on merchandise at the Ailey Boutique

  • Invitation to exclusive Ailey II studio showing followed by a reception with the dancers

  • Special recognition in Ailey performance programs

  • Season passes to Ailey’s VIP Lounge at New York City Center

  • Invitation to an exclusive preview of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's new works at the Ailey studios

  • Invitation to our annual Ailey Partners Night during the New York City Center season, hosted by Artistic Director Robert Battle

  • Two complimentary VIP house seats and a backstage tour with the dancers following the performance on Ailey Partners Night

  • Access to VIP house seats and personal concierge service with ticket orders for all Ailey performances

  • Two complimentary tickets for Ailey II’s New York season

  • Invitation to attend an Artist-in-Residence rehearsal at The Ailey School

  • Personalized tour of the Ailey Studios

  • Invitation to a private working rehearsal of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

  • A season poster autographed by Ailey dancers

  • Increased priority and personal assistance with ticket orders

Special Partner, $2,000

  • Two passes to an open rehearsal at New York City Center

  • Exclusive members-only information and updates

  • A complimentary Ailey Extension class at the Ailey studios

  • Advance notice for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performances and priority seating for our New York City Center season

  • 20% discount on merchandise at the Ailey Boutique

  • Invitation to exclusive Ailey II studio showing followed by a reception with the dancers

  • Special recognition in Ailey performance programs

  • Season passes to Ailey’s VIP Lounge at New York City Center

  • Invitation to an exclusive preview of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's new works at the Ailey studios

  • Invitation to our annual Ailey Partners Night during the New York City Center season, hosted by Artistic Director Robert Battle

  • Two complimentary VIP house seats and a backstage tour with the dancers following the performance on Ailey Partners Night

  • Access to VIP house seats and personal concierge service with ticket orders for all Ailey performances

  • Two complimentary tickets for Ailey II’s New York season

  • Invitation to attend an Artist-in-Residence rehearsal at The Ailey School

  • Personalized tour of the Ailey Studios

  • Invitation to a private working rehearsal of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

  • A season poster autographed by Ailey dancers

  • Increased priority and personal assistance with ticket orders

  • Two passes to an open rehearsal at New York City Center

  • Exclusive members-only information and updates

  • A complimentary Ailey Extension class at the Ailey studios

  • Advance notice for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performances and priority seating for our New York City Center season

  • 20% discount on merchandise at the Ailey Boutique

  • Invitation to exclusive Ailey II studio showing followed by a reception with the dancers

  • Special recognition in Ailey performance programs

  • Season passes to Ailey’s VIP Lounge at New York City Center

  • Invitation to an exclusive preview of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's new works at the Ailey studios

  • Invitation to our annual Ailey Partners Night during the New York City Center season, hosted by Artistic Director Robert Battle

  • Two complimentary VIP house seats and a backstage tour with the dancers following the performance on Ailey Partners Night

  • Access to VIP house seats and personal concierge service with ticket orders for all Ailey performances

  • Two complimentary tickets for Ailey II’s New York season

  • Invitation to attend an Artist-in-Residence rehearsal at The Ailey School

  • Personalized tour of the Ailey Studios

  • Invitation to a private working rehearsal of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

  • A season poster autographed by Ailey dancers

  • Increased priority and personal assistance with ticket orders

Supporting Partner, $3,000

  • Two passes to an open rehearsal at New York City Center

  • Exclusive members-only information and updates

  • A complimentary Ailey Extension class at the Ailey studios

  • Advance notice for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performances and priority seating for our New York City Center season

  • 20% discount on merchandise at the Ailey Boutique

  • Invitation to exclusive Ailey II studio showing followed by a reception with the dancers

  • Special recognition in Ailey performance programs

  • Season passes to Ailey’s VIP Lounge at New York City Center

  • Invitation to an exclusive preview of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's new works at the Ailey studios

  • Invitation to our annual Ailey Partners Night during the New York City Center season, hosted by Artistic Director Robert Battle

  • Two complimentary VIP house seats and a backstage tour with the dancers following the performance on Ailey Partners Night

  • Access to VIP house seats and personal concierge service with ticket orders for all Ailey performances

  • Two complimentary tickets for Ailey II’s New York season

  • Invitation to attend an Artist-in-Residence rehearsal at The Ailey School

  • Personalized tour of the Ailey Studios

  • Invitation to a private working rehearsal of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

  • A season poster autographed by Ailey dancers

  • Increased priority and personal assistance with ticket orders

  • Two passes to an open rehearsal at New York City Center

  • Exclusive members-only information and updates

  • A complimentary Ailey Extension class at the Ailey studios

  • Advance notice for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performances and priority seating for our New York City Center season

  • 20% discount on merchandise at the Ailey Boutique

  • Invitation to exclusive Ailey II studio showing followed by a reception with the dancers

  • Special recognition in Ailey performance programs

  • Season passes to Ailey’s VIP Lounge at New York City Center

  • Invitation to an exclusive preview of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's new works at the Ailey studios

  • Invitation to our annual Ailey Partners Night during the New York City Center season, hosted by Artistic Director Robert Battle

  • Two complimentary VIP house seats and a backstage tour with the dancers following the performance on Ailey Partners Night

  • Access to VIP house seats and personal concierge service with ticket orders for all Ailey performances

  • Two complimentary tickets for Ailey II’s New York season

  • Invitation to attend an Artist-in-Residence rehearsal at The Ailey School

  • Personalized tour of the Ailey Studios

  • Invitation to a private working rehearsal of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

  • A season poster autographed by Ailey dancers

  • Increased priority and personal assistance with ticket orders

Sustaining Partner, $6,000

  • Two passes to an open rehearsal at New York City Center

  • Exclusive members-only information and updates

  • A complimentary Ailey Extension class at the Ailey studios

  • Advance notice for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performances and priority seating for our New York City Center season

  • 20% discount on merchandise at the Ailey Boutique

  • Invitation to exclusive Ailey II studio showing followed by a reception with the dancers

  • Special recognition in Ailey performance programs

  • Season passes to Ailey’s VIP Lounge at New York City Center

  • Invitation to an exclusive preview of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's new works at the Ailey studios

  • Invitation to our annual Ailey Partners Night during the New York City Center season, hosted by Artistic Director Robert Battle

  • Two complimentary VIP house seats and a backstage tour with the dancers following the performance on Ailey Partners Night

  • Access to VIP house seats and personal concierge service with ticket orders for all Ailey performances

  • Two complimentary tickets for Ailey II’s New York season

  • Invitation to attend an Artist-in-Residence rehearsal at The Ailey School

  • Personalized tour of the Ailey Studios

  • Invitation to a private working rehearsal of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

  • A season poster autographed by Ailey dancers

  • Increased priority and personal assistance with ticket orders

  • Two passes to an open rehearsal at New York City Center

  • Exclusive members-only information and updates

  • A complimentary Ailey Extension class at the Ailey studios

  • Advance notice for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performances and priority seating for our New York City Center season

  • 20% discount on merchandise at the Ailey Boutique

  • Invitation to exclusive Ailey II studio showing followed by a reception with the dancers

  • Special recognition in Ailey performance programs

  • Season passes to Ailey’s VIP Lounge at New York City Center

  • Invitation to an exclusive preview of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's new works at the Ailey studios

  • Invitation to our annual Ailey Partners Night during the New York City Center season, hosted by Artistic Director Robert Battle

  • Two complimentary VIP house seats and a backstage tour with the dancers following the performance on Ailey Partners Night

  • Access to VIP house seats and personal concierge service with ticket orders for all Ailey performances

  • Two complimentary tickets for Ailey II’s New York season

  • Invitation to attend an Artist-in-Residence rehearsal at The Ailey School

  • Personalized tour of the Ailey Studios

  • Invitation to a private working rehearsal of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

  • A season poster autographed by Ailey dancers

  • Increased priority and personal assistance with ticket orders

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Areas to Support

Your membership contribution can support Ailey's many artistic and educational programs. See the areas of support below to learn more about each fund.

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