Kirven Douthit-Boyd

Kirven Douthit-Boyd
Please Credit Photo:  Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's Kirven Douthit-Boyd.  Photo by Andrew Eccles 

(Boston, MA) began his formal dance training at the Boston Arts Academy and joined Boston Youth Moves in 1999 under the direction of Jim Viera and Jeannette Neill. He also trained on scholarship at the Boston Conservatory and as a scholarship student at The Ailey School. Mr. Douthit-Boyd has danced with Battleworks Dance Company, The Parsons Dance Company, and Ailey II. He performed at the White House Dance Series in 2010. Mr. Douthit-Boyd joined the Company in 2004.

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The New York Times - Two Ailey Dancers Leave For Posts In St. Louis

The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is losing two of its most treasured members this summer. Antonio Douthit-Boyd and Kirven Douthit-Boyd — who were married in 2013 — have been named the co-artistic directors of the Center of Creative Arts, in St. Louis, where Antonio Douthit-Boyd trained.


The Boston Globe - Kirven Douthit-Boyd Takes His Last Boston Bow

You know you’re a local hero when you come back to town with one of America’s premier dance companies and people applaud you just for coming out onstage. That’s what’s been happening for Kirven Douthit-Boyd during Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Boston visits over the past few years.