AAADT

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AAADTAlvin Ailey American Dance Theater
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The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is relocating from its previous site in Long Island City currently undergoing redevelopment.
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater itself emerged more than 52 years ago from an exciting and now legendary performance at the 92nd Street Young Men's Hebrew Association in New York led by Alvin Ailey and a group of young African-American modern dancers.
A dozen years later, in the 1960s, the two were touring Asia with the newly created Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
After Ailey's death his company went on, under the direction of his prima ballerina Judith Jameson who added works by 65 other choreographers to the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater repertoire.
Kaiser, who has worked to make both The Dance Theatre of Harlem and the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater more financially stable, agrees that an effective board of directors is a necessity for any nonprofit organization.
Before his untimely death in 1989, Alvin Ailey asked Judith Jamison to become artistic director of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Judith Jamison, Ailey's greatest star dancer and currently the artistic director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, saw that Gilmore had something special to bring to the ensemble when she asked him to join.
The Prudential Foundation has high regard for the exceptional work of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and is committed to supporting best-in-class programs for our community," said Gabriella Morris, vice president and head of Prudential's Community Resources Department and president of The Prudential Foundation.
Selected photos of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater from the 1960s and 70s
JAMAR Roberts saw the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater perform in his home city of Miami just once - but it was enough for him to know this was the company for him.