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“An Evening of Ailey and Jazz” Opening Night Gala Benefit

“An Evening of Ailey and Jazz” Opening Night Gala Benefit

Company:

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Location:

New York City Center

Dates:

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 7:00pm

Tickets:

https://www.alvinailey.org/

Company:
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

The 2016 Opening Night Gala Benefit performance will be “An Evening of Ailey and Jazz,” featuring Robert Battle’s Ella – a tribute to Ella Fitzgerald preceding the 100th anniversary of her birth – along with a variety of one-night-only performances set to jazz music and Alvin Ailey’s Revelations with live musicians and singers. 

Followed by a dinner-dance at the New York Hilton Midtown Grand Ballroom, the benefit raises support for Ailey’s extensive educational and training programs for young people.


Image Credit: AAADT's Demetia Hopkins-Greene in Alvin Ailey's "Revelations." Photo by Paul Kolnik.
 

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