AILEY® II: The talented dancers of Ailey II are renowned for captivating audiences and translating their strength and agility into powerful performances. Under the artistic direction of Troy Powell, this critically-acclaimed company presents vibrant performances and innovative community programs across the country and internationally. The Ailey spirit shines as these artists perform an exhilarating and diverse repertory that includes Alvin Ailey’s timeless classics and thrilling new works by today’s outstanding emerging choreographers.
“The future is theirs.” - The New York Times
“Off-the-charts energy.” - The New Yorker
“The dancers proved indefatigable, virtuosic and relentlessly sexy.” - Los Angeles Times
“Second to none.” - Dance Magazine
Learn more at www.AlvinAiley.org
Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation's mission is to further the pioneering vision of the choreographer, dancer, and cultural leader Alvin Ailey by building an extended cultural community which provides dance performances, training and education, and community programs for all people. This performing arts community plays a crucial social role, using the beauty and humanity of the African-American heritage and other cultures to unite people of all races, ages and backgrounds.
Read more about the history and organization at: www.alvinailey.org/about-us
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