The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, performing their signature and most famous suite, Revelations.
Alvin Ailey (January 5, 1931 - December 1, 1989)
We can go on talking about racism and who treated whom badly, but what are you going to do about it? Are you going to wallow in that or are you going to create your own agenda? ~ Judith Jamison | Living Ma'at
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"I am trying to show the world that we are all human beings and that color is not important. What is important is the quality of our work." --- Alvin Ailey Alvin Ailey was an American choreographer and activist who popularized modern dance and revolutionized African-American participation in 20th century concert dance.
Ahh, Judith Jameson. So amazing. Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Paul Kolnik
Dancers of The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, founded by African American choreographer and activist, Alvin Ailey.
Linda Celeste Sims in Alvin Ailey's 'Cry.' Photo by Paul Kolnik
Dancer Clifton Brown in a promotional poster for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Alvin Ailey and Judith Jamison the hearts and souls of the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater