Nov 4

Lincoln Center at the Movies presents Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater


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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in Alvin Ailey's Revelations | Photo © Bill Hebert

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This special Lincoln Center at the Movies presentation brings one of the world’s leading modern dance companies, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, to PBS. Designated by a U.S. Congressional resolution as a vital American “Cultural Ambassador to the World,” the Ailey company is known for its spectacular range, diversity, and artistry, which are showcased in this episode, culminating in a performance of its beloved signature work, Revelations, the American dance masterpiece created by founder Alvin Ailey. Audiences will also get to see three additional dynamic pieces: Chroma by Wayne McGregor, Grace by Ronald K. Brown, and Takademe by the company’s Artistic Director Robert Battle. Matthew Diamond directs for television.


Lincoln Center at the Movies presents Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater 

Tune in to PBS on Friday, November 4 at 9:00 pm (check your local listings)


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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s production of Revelations, Chroma, Grace, and Takademe for Lincoln Center at the Movies: Great American Dance is supported by a grant from the Howard Gilman Foundation.

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