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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Holiday Season

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  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, beloved as one of the world’s most popular dance companies, returns to the New York City Center stage November 29 – December 31, 2017 for its annual season that has become a joyous holiday tradition. Led by Artistic Director Robert Battle, Ailey’s extraordinary dancers will move audiences with the world premieres of Ailey dancer Jamar Roberts’ Members Don’t Get Weary and Gustavo Ramírez Sansano’s Victoria. The season features new productions including Twyla Tharp’s The Golden Section, Jawole Willa Jo Zollar’s Shelter – for its 25th Ailey anniversary – and Talley Beatty’s Stack-Up, in celebration of his centennial. Other highlights include special live music performances of Revelations; an evening Celebrating the Men of Ailey; special programs of All Ailey, All Jazz, and All New; the Family Matinee Series with a post-performance Q&A with Ailey dancers, and a Season Finale on New Year’s Eve.

New York City Center
  • 131 W 55th St (btwn 6th & 7th)
  • New York, NY 10019