Overview

Due to recent developments in the spread of COVID-19, our performance of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater have been canceled.

“Movement that’ll move you” (New York magazine) is guaranteed for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Mother’s Day weekend engagement at NJPAC: dazzling programs that combine New Jersey premieres with masterpieces like Revelations.

Friday, May 8
Ailey premieres plus Revelations! 

Aszure Barton’s BUSK NJ PREMIERE
Jamar Roberts’ Ode NJ PREMIERE
Alvin Ailey’s Revelations

Saturday, May 9
An evening of Ailey premieres!

Darrell Grand Moultrie’s Ounce of Faith NJ PREMIERE
Donald Byrd’s Greenwood NJ PREMIERE
Jessica Lang’s EN NJ PREMIERE

Sunday, May 10
Mother’s Day and a tribute to women!

Camille A. Brown’s City of Rain NJ PREMIERE
Carmen de Lavallade’s Sweet Bitter Love
Judith Jamison’s Divining NJ PREMIERE
Judith Jamison’s A Case of You
Alvin Ailey’s Revelations 

“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