(New York) March 4, 2019 – Ailey Extension invites budding and seasoned dancers alike to spring into dance at unique workshops with leading instructors and guest artists. Throughout the month of March, workshops allow dancers’ skills to flourish as they discover fundamental elements of street styles with various instructors, explore unique approaches to fitness with a dance fitness professional, and experience Horton technique – the style of movement that can be seen during Ailey II’s highly anticipated two-week season of exhilarating performances at The Ailey CitiGroup Theater from March 25 – April 5, 2020 – from Ailey II Artistic Director Troy Powell.
Ailey II - The Next Generation Of Dance - Returns To The Ailey Citigroup Theater For Two Week-Season March 25 - April 5
February 10, 2020 (New York, NY) – On the heels of a successful world tour to over 30 cities, Ailey II, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s junior company that serves as a bridge between The Ailey School, will return to its home, The Ailey Citigroup Theater, for a highly anticipated two-week season featuring 14 exhilarating performances from March 25- April 5. The acclaimed 12-member ensemble of rising stars will share their artistry and prowess in an expansive repertory by emerging and established choreographers, including former Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater member Kirven Douthit-Boyd, former Ailey II Rehearsal Director Alia Kache, Ailey company member Yannick Lebrun, Renee McDonald, Andrea Miller, Darrell Grand Moultrie, and Ailey School alum and former Ailey II dancer Bradley Shelver.
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.
Ailey II Performs In 38 Cities On 2014-2015 World Tour Led By Troy Powell In His Third Season As Artistic Director
Tomorrow, Ailey II embarks on a 38-city world tour running through April 18th with 23 domestic stops and international performances in Jamaica, Germany, France, and Canada (full schedule on page two).
Ailey II, the youthful and gifted second company of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, returns to its home, the Ailey Citigroup Theater, from April 2-13 for a highly anticipated 40th anniversary season - the second led by Artistic Director Troy Powell.
Ailey II 2013 New York Season At The Ailey Citigroup Theater And Inaugural Season of Artistic Director Troy Powell, March 13 - March 24
Ailey II, the youthful and gifted second company of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, returns to its home, The Ailey Citigroup Theater, from March 13-24 for a highly anticipated two-week season - the first led by recently appointed Artistic Director Troy Powell.
On September 15th, Ailey II will embark on a 31-city world tour with 21 domestic stops including Kansas City, MO; Fayetteville, NC; Boulder, CO and Columbus, OH. The international portion of Ailey II’s tour will take them to Neuss Germany and nine French cities including Cannes, Beauvais and Toulon
Ailey II 2012 New York Season At The Ailey Citigroup Theater - Farewell Season Of Esteemed Artistic Director Sylvia Waters
Ailey II, the youthful and gifted second company of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, will return to its home, The Ailey Citigroup Theater, from April 18-29 for a highly anticipated two-week season – the last led by 38-year Artistic Director Sylvia Waters. The 14 exciting performances experienced through two dynamic programs come on the heels of a successful North American tour to over 35 cities and an array of critically-acclaimed performances in Bermuda, Germany and Greece.
Ailey II Artistic Director And Dance Legend Sylvia Waters To Retire In 2012 - Troy Powell Is Appointed As Ailey II Artistic Director Designate
The Ailey organization today announced that one of the dance world's most deeply admired figures, Sylvia Water, will retire on June 30, 2012, from her position as Artistic Director of Ailey II, the company of young dancers she has led for nearly four decades.
Ailey II, the youthful and gifted second company of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, will return to its home, The Ailey Citigroup theater, for a highly anticipated two-week season featuring 14 exciting performances from April 6-17.