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Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
135 N. Grand Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-972-0711
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4.8 / 5 Rated by 336 members
Review from Goldstar Member

New and old performances from an American classic company!

reviewed Feb 23 2006 report as inappropriate
Review from Culver Roz

Absolutely fantastic. I wish I'd gotten tickets for every performance.

reviewed Feb 22 2006 report as inappropriate
Review from Orrin Feldman

The program was the one I wanted to see on Alvin Ailey's week at the Music Center. The Judith Jamison piece Reminiscences was lovely. The David Parson piece was easy, and I chose not to stay for Revelations. It's wondefful, but doesn't need to...continued

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Seen by over 21 million fans in 48 states and 68 countries on six continents, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has long been one of the most respected and beloved international ambassadors of American culture. The celebrated company, led by acclaimed Artistic Director Judith Jamison, continues to spread its inimitable style, energy and athletic grace across the globe – as a trail-blazing leader in concert dance. Two diverse programs will be offered including classic works by Ailey, and contemporary works by renowned choreographers, with all performances ending with the forever inspiring Revelations.

Program A (February 22)

  • Ife/My Heart (West Coast Premiere) — Ronald K. Brown: Solomon Illori, Nikki Giovanni, James H. Bey, Ballet Folklorico Cutumba, Ursula Rucker
  • Love Stories — Judith Jamison with Robert Battle and Rennie Harris/ Stevie Wonder
  • Revelations — Alvin Ailey/ Music: Traditional

Program B (February 23)

  • Reminiscin (West Coast Premiere) — Judith Jamison, Sarah Vaughn, Ella Fitzgerald, Nina Simone, Roberta Flack, Regina Carter and Diana Krall
  • Shining Star — David Parsons/ Earth, Wind, and Fire
  • Revelations — Alvin Ailey/ Music: Traditional

Program is subject to change.

<em>An Evening of Classic Broadway</em> Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey <em>The Book of Mormon</em> <em>The Unauthorized Musical Parody of Mean Gurlz</em> An Evening in Conversation with Yanni and His Piano The Australian Pink Floyd Show