Bennett Rink

90.1 WABE - Alvin Ailey Brings Destination Dance To Atlanta

90.1 WABE - Alvin Ailey Brings Destination Dance To Atlanta

Alvin Ailey Dance Theater already has deep roots in Atlanta. It has been touring through the city for more than 40 years and hosts a summer camp for underserved youth through the Atlanta Ballet. But Ailey is about to become even more ingrained in Atlanta’s art community through an initiative called Destination Dance.

Courier Journal - Q&A With Bennett Rink: NYC Arts Director

Courier Journal - Q&A With Bennett Rink: NYC Arts Director

The path to becoming an actor can often lead to something else entirely. While Bennett Rink ended up in New York City, he didn’t find his career on the stage but behind it as executive director of the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater, which performs at the Kentucky Center on Tuesday, March 15.

The Wall Street Journal - New Executive Director For Ailey Company

The Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation will announce on Wednesday its selection of a new executive director from within its own ranks: Bennett Rink, currently the senior director of development and external affairs, will take the modern-dance company's top administrative job in January 2013.

The New York Times - Arts, Briefly: Alvin Ailey Names Executive Director

The Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation has chosen the man in charge of its fund-raising, marketing and public relations to become its next executive director, the foundation said on Tuesday. He is Bennett Rink, who joined Ailey in 1994 as special-events manager and rose to become senior director of development and external affairs.