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Ailey Moves NYC! | Staten Island
July 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm EDT
Did you hear?! You’re invited to the event of the season! This July, Ailey presents a free summer dance celebration for New York City, the cultural capital of the world. Join Ailey Moves NYC!, a ten-day series of activities for all ages across the five boroughs: https://bit.ly/3O9wDrZ
JULY 29 at 7PM – ‘Revelations’ Dance Workshop
Celebrate Alvin Ailey’s signature work ‘Revelations’ by joining other dance enthusiasts to learn excerpts from this masterpiece. All ages and experience levels are welcome. Don’t leave the Island without your souvenir fan, a signature prop from ‘Revelations.’ Hosted by Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden. Everyone can dance with Ailey!
JULY 29 at 8:30PM – AILEY Documentary Film Screening
Explore the life of the legendary choreographer Alvin Ailey, whose dances express the Black American experience with grace, strength, and beauty. This stirring film features previously unheard audio interviews with Mr. Ailey, interviews with those close to him, and an intimate glimpse inside the Ailey studios today.
Presented by Ailey Arts In Education & Community Programs in association with Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden
Photo Credit: Jeroboam Bozeman. Photo by Andrew Eccles.