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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

“Be prepared for two things: a continued devotion to tradition, but also big, refreshing surprises.”—The Chicago Tribune

Now more than ever, the world needs the power of dance to bring people together and connect us all by our common humanity. Celebrating its 60th anniversary, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater continues to push the art form into fascinating new territory while still honoring signature classics like Ailey’s masterpiece of hope and redemption, Revelations

In this performance, The Company also brings Timeless Ailey, a special program that brings new vitality to more than a dozen treasures from Mr. Ailey’s wonderfully rich body of work, including highlights of seldom-seen gems Choral DancesHidden Rites, and The Lark Ascending as well as perennial favorites like Love SongsNight CreatureCry, and Revelations.

  • Meet Up Time: 6:00pm 

  • Meet Up Location: Marvin Center, 5th Floor

  • Approximate End Time (arrival back at Foggy Bottom): 10:00pm

  • Transportation to event: Weather depending, the group will walk to the Kennedy Center (approx .5 miles) or take the Kennedy Center Shuttle from Foggy Bottom metro station. 

  • Cost: None

  • Food: There is no meal provided on this event. Please plan accordingly. 


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