Latest Alvin Ailey Stories

2010-01-21 14:17:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In celebration of February's Black History Month, Nordstrom will offer customers a new compilation CD entitled Big Swing: African-American Legends of the Big Band Era.

2009-03-31 19:46:00

Artistic legacy captured in stunning short film conceived by Target's Agency MINNEAPOLIS, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Target continues to push its reputation as a design-centric retailer that gives back to its community and supports the arts with the latest effort in its successful "Art For All" campaign.

2009-03-19 10:38:00

LOS ANGELES, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota VENZA celebrated Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's 50th Anniversary Tour as the Official Vehicle Partner at the red carpet and opening night performance of the Music Center of Los Angeles.

2009-03-17 12:00:00

The Largest Single Gift in Los Angeles Dance History Will Sustain and Revitalize the Center's World-Class Program and Introduce 'Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at the Music Center' LOS ANGELES, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Local officials and leaders of Los Angeles' arts community today joined to celebrate the $20 million gift to the Music Center of Los Angeles County by the Glorya Kaufman Dance Foundation.

2009-03-12 07:00:00

TOYOTA'S NEW VENZA TO DEBUT IN LOS ANGELES AND 4 OTHER MAJOR MARKETS NEW YORK, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's (AAADT) 50th Anniversary, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. will become Ailey's Official Vehicle Partner during the U.S.

2009-01-17 23:52:00

Hosted by Gabrielle Union, the Second Annual "BET HONORS" Features Appearances by Stevie Wonder, Diddy, Terrence Howard, Samuel L.

2008-12-03 16:06:00


2008-08-11 12:00:46

By Chitra Ramaswamy 'MY JAW dropped," says Steve Reich, the minimalist music pioneer and arguably America's greatest living composer.

2008-07-18 06:00:35

By Roger Schlueter, Belleville News-Democrat, Ill. Jul. 18--LEBANON -- Bluegrass stars, big-band extravaganzas -- even the most famous radio drama of all time -- are but a few of the highlights on McKendree University's third Spotlight Series starting this fall.

2008-07-04 09:00:10

By MALCOLM VENABLE By Malcolm Venable The Virginian-Pilot NORFOLK "Stand up!" the instructor shrieked, yelling like a drill sergeant at a line of cadets. Her troops were wearing leotards and tights.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
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