Ailey Experience Tour 2020

"Dance is for everybody. I believe that dance came from the people and that it should always be delivered back to the people." - Alvin Ailey

Mr. Ailey's life-long commitment to bringing dance to the people is at the core of Ailey Experience.

  

The Ailey Experience workshops give dancers ages 8+ the opportunity to study with leading instructors and former Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater company members.
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 for two days of special classes with live accompanists and in-depth studies of Alvin Ailey’s classics with masterpieces such as Revelations, Blues Suite and Night Creature.

 

 

CHICAGO

February 1 - 2, 2020  Auditorium Theatre's Katten-Landau Studio

Take hip-hop, Ailey Classics, and horton technique with Keith Alexander, Lisa Johnson-Willingham, and Martell Ruffin.

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D.C.

February 8 - 9, 2020   Duke Ellington School of the Arts

Take hip-hop, Ailey Classics, and horton technique with Keith Alexander, Lisa Johnson-Willingham, and Amos Machanic.

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ATLANTA

February 15 - 16, 2020   Location to be announced soon.

Take horton technique, street jazz, and Ailey Classics with Antonio Jefferson, Lisa Johnson-Willingham, and Amos Machanic.

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CHARLOTTE

February 29 - March 1, 2020  Northwest School of the Arts

Take hip-hop, Ailey Classics, and horton technique with Keith Alexander, Lisa Johnson-Willingham, and Christopher Jackson.

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DETROIT

March 7 - 8, 2020  Detroit Opera House

Take contemporary technique, a Revelations Workshop, horton technique, and Ailey Classics with Terri Wright, Lisa Johnson-Willingham, and Amos Machanic.

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DALLAS

March 21 - 22, 2020  TMJ Dance Project/The Black Academy of Arts & Letters

Take contemporary technique, hip-hop, and Ailey Classics with Christopher Jackson, Lisa Johnson-Willingham, and Antonio Jefferson.

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