Troy Powell

GBM News - Troy Powell New Artistic Director With Ailey II

Troy Powell has become only the second person in almost 40 years to lead the renowned second company of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Ailey II. Powell has had a unique rise to his current position as Artistic Director. His journey began at age 9 when Alvin Ailey selected him to receive a scholarship to The Ailey School.