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The Ailey Spirit Gala Benefit Supports Scholarships and Arts In Education Programs - Thursday, June 15th at 7pm

The centerpiece of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Lincoln Center engagement is The Ailey Spirit Gala on Thursday, June 15th. This one-night-only benefit performance and party honors Ailey Board Vice Chairman Stephen Meringoff for his longtime support of Ailey, and his instrumental role in strengthening and sustaining AileyCamp. Critically-acclaimed actor André Holland, who most recently appeared in the eight-time Oscar-nominated film Moonlight, has just been announced as Honorary Chair.

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The New York Times - Evening Hours: Winning Ways

The New York Times - Evening Hours: Winning Ways

The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's opening night gala with a performance at City Center was followed by a dinner dance at the New York Hilton Midtown. A highlight was the introduction of the company's dancers in the ballroom decorated in white by David Monn.