Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, beloved as one of the world’s most popular dance companies, will present 15 performances at Lincoln Center’s David H. Koch Theater from June 11 to June 22, 2014. Led by Artistic Director Robert Battle, Ailey’s acclaimed dancers will perform in four distinct programs of exciting repertory, including a world premiere from Robert Moses – a first-time collaboration with the Company – the company premiere of Asadata Dafora’s groundbreaking 1932 solo, Awassa Astrige/Ostrich,and new productions of Hans van Manen’s Polish Pieces and David Parsons’ signature breathtaking workCaught. Encore performances of 2013-14 season premieres and new productions such as Wayne McGregor’s Chroma, and an “Ailey/Ellington” program, as well as Alvin Ailey’s must-see American masterpieceRevelations will give the Company’s dancers many more ways to inspire!
Tickets start at $25 and can be purchased at the David H. Koch Box Office, by phone at 212-496-0600, or online at www.alvinailey.org. Student tickets may be available on the day of the performance for $15 at the box office with a valid student ID (one per student – subject to availability). There will also be a family matinee on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. followed by a free Q&A with the dancers. Additional discounts for groups of 10 or more are available by phone 212-405-9082 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about Ailey’s performances, please visit www.alvinailey.org.
But guess what? I’m giving away two tickets to Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at NYC’s Lincoln Center on Saturday, June 14th at 2pm!
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