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Alvin Ailey  Official dancer account of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, now in our 60th season #AlvinAiley #InstaAiley #Ailey60 #AileyAscending

TWO SHOW DAY // Taking on this weekend of performances like the powerful and inspiring Constance Stamatiou/ @constancestamatiou in the third section of Alvin Ailey’s iconic solo ‘Cry.’ You can see ‘Cry’ in today’s Timeless Ailey program 🌟 •

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HALFWAY MARK MOOD // Tonight marks the halfway point of our 60th Anniversary season! You have 2.5 more weeks to see us at @nycitycenter 🌟 The company in Alvin Ailey’s ‘A Night in Tunisia.’ Music by Dizzy Gillespie. •

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“I was first introduced to Alvin Ailey through my mother and my grandmother. I remember, like the whole experience. There were people that I could aspire to be like and there were bodies that look like my body.” - @lionbabe
@vanessawilliamsofficial and her daughter share what Ailey means to them. See Ailey at @nycitycenter now-Dec 30!
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THE LORD’S PRAYER // The breathtakingly elegant Sarah Daley-Perdomo/ @cherrysunblush in an excerpt from Alvin Ailey’s ‘Mary Lou’s Mass.’ See this solo tonight in our Timeless Ailey program! Music by Mary Lou Williams. •

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Join us in wishing a very Happy Birthday to the breathtakingly inspiring and exquisite Yannick Lebrun/ @yannicklebrun today!!! Photos by @nycdanceproject and Andrew Eccles/ @eccles. •

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AILEY DANCERS CAN DO IT ALL! 😂 // Make sure you catch our Timeless Ailey Program this week where you can see excerpts from 13 of Mr. Ailey’s ballets! Here is Samuel Lee Roberts/ @samuellee.me, Solomon Dumas/ @tofuwithmildsauce, Michael Francis McBride/ @mickey.mc & Jeroboam Bozeman/ @jeroboamb playing the band in "A Night in Tunisia" section from For "Bird"–With Love (1984)
Music by Dizzy Gillespie•

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WITH YOUR KISS MY LIFE BEGINS // The powerful and passionate Samuel Lee Roberts/ @samuellee.me in Artistic Director Robert Battle’s solo ‘In/Side.’ This moving piece is not to be missed this 60th Anniversary season. Music by Nina Simone.🌟 •

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WEEK 2 DONE // It has been an amazing week of premieres and performances at @nycitycenter! Tonight’s performance will conclude with Talley Beatty’s ‘Stack-Up.’ We hope to see you here! Yannick Lebrun/ @yannicklebrun in ‘Stack-Up.’ Photo by Paul Kolnik. •

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‘KAIROS’ LOVE // Feeling full of love and gratitude after the Company premiere of Wayne McGregor’s/ @waynemcgregor ‘Kairos’ last night! You can catch this phenomenal ballet again tonight at @nycitycenter. YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS PIECE! •

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THE CALL // Congratulations to the wonderful casts and crew who helped make Ronald K. Brown’s 7th work for the company a success! Catch ‘The Call’ in today’s matinee performance! •

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‘KAIROS’ PREMIERE // The Company premeire of Wayne McGregor’s ‘Kairos’ is happening tonight at @nycitycenter! You do not want to miss this incredible piece! 😍 Photos by Paul Kolnik. •

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JOYFUL // The effervescent Danica Paulos/ @danfreaka in Ronald K. Brown’s ‘The Call.’ #alvinailey #ailey60 #aileyascending #newyorkcitycenter

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