Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, one of the world’s most reputed dance companies, is set to make its UAE debut at Dubai Opera, from October 4-6 with five exceptional performances.
Having performed to an estimated 25 million people in 71 countries, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will perform two diverse programmes of extraordinary ballets at Dubai Opera, including Revelations, the must-see American masterpiece Alvin Ailey created in 1960 that has been experienced by more audiences around the world than any other work of modern dance.
Founded by Alvin Ailey in 1958, the New York City based dance company is renowned for revolutionising modern dance. Ailey’s 32 dancers uplift with their unparalleled artistry, passion, and versatility. Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is a pioneer in establishing a multi-racial company that presents works by both its founder and other choreographic masters.
The company moves audiences using the African-American cultural experience and the American modern dance tradition in a universal celebration of the human spirit. Tickets are priced from Dh250 onwards and are available at www.dubaiopera.com.