Venue Details

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New York City Center
131 West 55th Street New York City, NY 10019
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Right across from the theater with discount after validation
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Casual and cool.
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Didn't try.
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Brenda Pace
Public transportation is available and since it was Sunday evening there were numerous cabs.
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Anyway you'd like. The theater has been gloriously renovated so dress up a bit for the new digs.
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4.8 average rating
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attended Dec 24 2011

The performances were AMAZING, especially "The Hunt". The cast even had a talk back after the performance.

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Quotes & Highlights

Check out the electronic program, which describes the various performances.
Watch a "scene “: Revelations.
See ”highlights ": Ailey’s 2010-2011 City Center season.
The 7pm performance of Revelations on December 31 will be accompanied by live music._ _


Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, the world’s most popular modern dance company, returns to New York City Center for an exhilarating engagement in December. Lift your spirits during the holidays as 30 of the most gorgeous dancers perform thrilling premieres and new productions plus many returning audience favorites. At most performances, you can also celebrate 50 years of Mr. Ailey’s best-loved work, Revelations, which The New York Times calls “modern dance’s greatest hit.”

Join Robert Battle in his first season as Artistic Director and see the exquisite Ailey dancers in the comfort of the newly renovated New York City Center.  The historic venue has been restored and modernized for a vastly improved theatergoing experience including new wider seats with more legroom between rows, improved sightlines, renovated lobbies and redesigned bars, additional restrooms and elevators.