Truly great dance can be a window to the heart and soul, revealing our deepest selves. Let the artists of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater take you on a path of discovery. This mixed repertory program will feature a variety of works, including the beloved Ailey masterpiece Revelations. Using African American spirituals, song-sermons, gospel songs, and holy blues, Revelations fervently explores the places of deepest grief and holiest joy in the soul. Whether you’ve seen Ailey before or this is your first time, you’re sure to experience something new.

“The most exciting dance company in the world.”

The Huffington Post

“Watching Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater can change your life.”

The New York Times

Full program details (subject to change):

Friday, May 6, 8:00pm
Selections from Robert Battle 10th Anniversary:

Saturday, May 7, 8:00pm
Selections from Ailey & Ellington:

Sunday, May 7, 3:00pm
Selections from Robert Battle 10th Anniversary:


Your safety is our priority. Please read about all of NJPAC’s health precautions and safety requirements before purchasing your ticket.

A fee of $3.50 has been added to all tickets to offset the cost of COVID-19 upgrades and maintenance for performances taking place between September 1, 2021, through July 1, 2022.

NJPAC values the safety of our audiences, artists, and staff. It regularly updates its COVID protocols and procedures based on CDC, federal, state, city, and other scientific data. NJPAC reserves the right to alter safety protocols at any time and at its sole discretion including but not limited to social distancing, vaccines/testing, masks, food service limitations, venue capacity, and entrance requirements as it deems appropriate.