Robert Battle

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Returns To Paris June 25 To July 21 For Engagement At Les Etes De La Danse 8th Annual International Dance Festival

The 32-performance engagement, supported by Bank of American Merrill Lynch, follows successful sold-out and extended festival appearances in 2009 and 2006. After an acclaimed 27-city North American Tour, Ailey's extraordinary dancers will move audiences in France in a series of 15 premieres, new productions and repertory favorites, sharing internationally the next era in Ailey history led by dynamic Artistic Director Robert Battle.