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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Overview

Segerstrom Center for the Arts welcomes the return of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater with a program of works drawn from the company’s large and captivating repertory. Center audiences join all dance lovers around the world in reveling in the Alvin Ailey spirit, imagination, commitment and energy. It is one of the most celebrated and beloved dance companies in the world.

Robert Battle, Artistic Director

Join us each night for an engaging pre-show talk from members of the Ailey company, who will field questions and provide insight into the fascinating history and details of the evening’s performance.

Scheduled speakers (subject to change)

  • 4/7 6:30-7:00pm Mr. Marcus Willis
  • 4/8 6:30-7:00pm Mr. Vernard Gillmore
  • 4/9 1:00-1:30pm Mr. Matthew Rushing.
  • 4/9 6:30-7:00pm Mr. Michael Jackson Jr.
  • 4/10 12:00-12:30pm Ms. Hope Boykin

Program:
Thursday, 4/7 at 7:30 p.m.Exodus; No Longer Silent; A Case of You: Revelations
Friday, 4/8 at 7:30 p.m.Open Door; Awakening & ODETTA
Saturday, 4/9 at 2:00 p.m.Open Door; Awakening & ODETTA
Saturday, 4/9 at 7:30 p.m.Exodus; No Longer Silent; A Case of You: Revelations
Sunday, 4/10 at 1:00 p.m.Blues Suite; Cry; Love Songs & Revelations

Running time (approximate):

Thursday, 4/7 at 7:30 p.m.2 hours and 13 minutes
Friday, 4/8 at 7:30 p.m.1 hour and 59 minutes
Saturday, 4/9 at 2

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Program Info

Watch & Listen

  • Sizzle reel

  • Behind the scenes

  • A Case of You

  • Awakening

  • Cry

  • Exodus

  • No Longer Silent

  • ODETTA

  • Open Door

  • Revelations