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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

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Works: 467 works in 597 publications in 2 languages and 9,419 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Biography  Music  Film adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Artist, Dancer, Actor
Classifications: GV1786.A42, 792.8
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Most widely held works by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this two-part program, members of Ailey's dance company celebrate his memory by performing three works choreographed by Ailey himself, as well as a special ballet tribute choreographed by Ulysses Dove. Includes biography of Alvin Ailey
Beyond the steps Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Follows the extraordinary dancers and renowned choreographers of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater as they do everything it takes to keep modern dance fresh and a legacy alive"--Container
Ailey spirit : the journey of an American dance company by Robert Tracy ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ailey dances ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ballet performance by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and other musical performances
Dance Black America ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents a four-day festival of dancers and dance companies held at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. The festival presented the oldest and the biggest to the newest and smallest Black companies and celebrated the evolution of Black dance from the sly parody of plantation quadrilles known as the Cakewalk to the contemporary sophistication of the Alvin Ailey Company
Never stand still ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary dancers and choreographers Merce Cunningham, Paul Taylor, Suzanne Farrell, Mark Morris, Judith Jamison, and Bill Irwin appear alongside new innovators to reveal the passion, discipline, and daring of the world of dance. Featured are amazing performances by world-renowned dancers interwoven with intimate interviews, behind-the-scenes insights, and rare archival footage
An evening with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Thomas Grimm ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents two modern dance performances by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Judith Jamison's Divining, a piece, set to rhythmic drum music, evoking African tribal ritual; and Alvin Ailey's Revelations, which expresses the choreographer's feelings for his roots in the South
Free to dance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of African American dance; emphasizes the role that African-American choreographers and dancers have played in the development of modern dance as an American form of art. Featuring the African American Dance Ensemble and other Black dance groups
Memoria ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For Bird with love ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tribute to Alvin Ailey by Thomas Grimm ( )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this two-part program, members of Ailey's dance company celebrate his memory by performing three works choreographed by Ailey himself, as well as a special ballet tribute choreographed by Ulysses Dove
Fontessa and friends ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Witness ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episodes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hymn for Alvin Ailey based on the ballet "Hymn" ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Featuring the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, this one hour special incorporates archival footage and interviews with friends and family to tell the story of a man who transformed the experience of his life and his culture to become a trailblazer of American modern dance."--Container
An evening with Alvin Ailey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four short compositions performed by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, with an introduction by Alvin Ailey
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Revelations by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1998 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alvin Ailey an evening with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Thomas Grimm ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Undetermined and English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four short compositions performed by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, with an introduction by Alvin Ailey
Floor-barre on Broadway sculpts the body ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zena Rommett conducts a class of her floor-barre technique for a group of professional dancers. The exercises are designed to improve mastery of classical ballet technique, prevent and rehabilitate injuries, correct body alignment, and strengthen muscles and joints
 
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Ailey American Dance Theater.
Ailey American Dance Theater New York, NY
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