Overview

Certain works of art are masterpieces that echo through generations. Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa. Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. And Alvin Ailey’s Revelations, returning to NJPAC this May. If you haven’t seen it—this is your chance. If you already have—bring someone along to experience it for the first time.

“The Ailey dancers set the stage on fire with contemporary repertory. Talk about electrifying.”

The Chicago Sun-Times

“The most beloved modern dance creation by anyone, anywhere.”

The Los Angeles Times

“Movement that’ll move you.”

New York Magazine

America’s premier modern dance company, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is known around the world for its vibrant fusion of modern dance and ballet. All programs will include the full-length Revelations, Ailey’s signature masterwork that pays tribute to African-American cultural heritage, set to spirituals and blues. Other works will be announced.