Ailey II’s “indefatigable, virtuosic, and relentlessly sexy” dancers (Los Angeles Times) return to The Joyce Theater from March 17 – 22 with two programs of premieres and recent audience favorites. The Company’s spring run at The Joyce will be the first time they will present an independent season at one of dance’s most cherished and historic venues.
GABRIEL HYMAN (Chesapeake, VA) began his formal dance training at the age of 11 at Cab Calloway School of the Arts in Wilmington, DE and later graduated from the Governor's School for the Arts in Norfolk, VA. He attended summer programs on full scholarship at The Ailey School, Joffrey Ballet School, The School at Jacob's Pillow, and Nederlands Dans Theater and has performed works by Alvin Ailey, Matthew Rushing, Sharon Eyal, Igal Perry, Bob Fosse, Crystal Pite and Lightfoot León. Mr. Hyman is currently a senior in the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program in Dance as a Bill and Melinda Gates Millennium Scholar and a Glorya Kaufman Dance Scholar. This is his second season with Ailey II.