BTC: Ailey II The Next Generation of Dance
October 21, 2016 @ 10 AM
This special matinee performance by one of the most dynamic dance companies in the nation, led by Troy Powell, Artistic Director, includes excerpts from the company’s repertoire in full costume and lighting. Narration provides background on Alvin Ailey and the company’s mission. The performance will end with excerpts from Ailey’s signature work, “Revelations,” considered one of the great American artworks and a profound expression of African American history.
Recommended for grades K-12.
AILEY II DANCE RESIDENCY SPONSORS
Arts Midwest and Herzfeld Foundation
The 2016/2017 Beyond the Classroom Series for Students is made possible by the Kinder Morgan Foundation, US Bank, Greater Milwaukee Foundation Mary L. Nohl Fund, Green Bay Packers Foundation, Lynn Chappy, Lynn Sprangers, and Carrie Matteson & Friends.