Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
In 1958 Alvin Ailey led a group of young African-American modern dancers in a performance that changed American dance. Ailey’s creativity uses the blues, spirituals and gospel as inspiration, which resulted in the creation of his most popular and critically acclaimed work, Revelations. Today, the Co... [ + ]mpany continues to fulfill his mission, presenting important past works as well as commissioning original programs. In all more than 90 choreographers have contributed more than 235 works to the Company’s repertory. The Ailey company has become the ambassador of American dance having performed in some 71 countries, as well as reaching millions through television broadcasts.
BAM thanks the Administration for its continued support of NYC's cultural sector. Brooklyn knows that BAM and many other incredible arts organizations are critical to the city's vibrancy and the economic and social health of our beloved borough. @CommishCumbo @NYCulture April 26
Ticket sales are back up and running for Eldorado Ballroom, curated by Solange Knowles for Saint Heron! Please be patient as our site works to handle this volume of requests—and thanks for your enthusiasm! We are also very excited. February 17
Community care alert: BAM is now a drop-off site for a collection drive serving asylum-seeking families in need of basic supplies, from winter clothes to diapers. Donate at 30 Lafayette Ave lobby, 7 days a week, 9am—6pm. Learn more:
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