In the March of the year of 1958, the famous dancer after whom the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre
has been named, Alvin Ailey, gave a performance with a group of Black contemporary dancers at the 92nd
Street Young Men’s Hebrew Association which is located in New York in the United States of America. This performance took place under the title of the theatre. After the immense success of this performance, the dance company went on several tours which were known as the "station wagon tours". In the year of 1960, the dance company eventually became a resident dance group of the 51st
Street YWCA’s center for the performing arts well known as the Clark Center. During this time, Alvin Ailey successfully choreographed some of this most popular works, one of which is known as Revelations.
The dance company effectively toured Southeast Asia, Far East as well as Australia as a part of the President’s Special International Program for Cultural Presentations, at the time of President John F. Kennedy.
In the year of 1969, Alvin Ailey formed a dance school, the same year that the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre
fruitfully shifted to the Brooklyn Academy of Music. The school of this amazing dance company is an accredited institutional affiliate of the NASD (National Association of Schools of Dance). The dance company has performed in front of an approximate figure of 21 million people in over 48 states in the United States of America. The dance company has also performed in seventy-one countries in six continents. In numerous state held events, the company, its artistic staff as well as its dancers have been recognized as being cultural ambassadors for the United States of America. In the year of 2001, the National Medal of Arts was awarded to Judith Jamison of the company and also to the Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation.
There is absolutely no doubt in the fact that the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre
company holds some of the finest and most dazzling dance events in the country. The dance company is well recognized all over the globe and is ranked as one of the top dance companies in the United States of America. All of the live performances of this company are truly marveling. The company is soon coming to perform in a fabulous event near you.
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