Intro to Ailey Classics with Amos Machanic
Learn the rich history of Alvin Ailey’s signature style with former Company member Amos Machanic. Alvin Ailey’s work fuses theater, modern dance, ballet, and jazz with creating hope-fueled choreography that spreads global awareness of the universality of the African-American experience through dance.
Highlights of Ailey Classics include Blues Suite, Night Creature, Memoria, and Alvin Ailey’s masterpiece Revelations. These works feature traditional gospels, classic blues, spirituals and jazz music that are essential to Alvin Ailey’s work.