Misty Copeland: "Dance Unifies, So Let's Get to Work"

Misty Copeland: "Dance Unifies, So Let's Get to Work"

What does it mean to be human? Well, many things. But if you were at the Dance Magazine Awards last week, you could argue that to be human is to dance. Speeches about the powerful humanity of our art form were backed up with performances by incredible dancers hailing...
5 Historic Dance Works to Be Thankful For

5 Historic Dance Works to Be Thankful For

As you assemble your gratitude list for this Thanksgiving, stop and consider some of the works that paved the way for the diverse dance world we enjoy today. Whether they introduced a radical new style of movement, controversial subject matter or a particularly...

Alvin Ailey’s Tribute to Black Women Everywhere

In our July issue’s History: Lesson Plan, we learn about Alvin Ailey, who founded what would become one of the world’s most famous modern dance companies. From its earliest days, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performed dances that reflected the...

Win It! The Ailey Extension 5-Class Card

Contemporary class at The Ailey Extension. photo by Kyle Froman Win It! The Ailey Extension 5-class card In celebration of New York City Dance Week (June 16-25), The Ailey Extension is giving away a 5-class card, redeemable until the end of 2016. Don’t miss your...

Win It! Two Tickets to See Ailey II

Win It! Two tickets to see Ailey II April 3, 3:00 pm Ailey Citigroup Theater Win a pair of tickets to see Jamar Roberts’ choreographic debut for Ailey II, with Gêmeos, loosely based on his childhood relationship with his brother. Enter below to win two tickets!...

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