Ailey II

State Theatre

15 Livingston Ave.
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Ailey II Troy Powell, Artistic Director Fri, October 12, 2012 at 8pm Ailey II dancers are the most talented of their generation, captivating audiences and translating their strength, agility and grace of body and soul into stirring, powerful performances. This critically-acclaimed company presents dazzling performances and innovative community programs across the country and internationally. The Ailey spirit shines as these artists perform an exhilarating and diverse repertoire that includes timeless classics and thrilling new works by today's most outstanding choreographers. "The dancers proved indefatigable, virtuosic and relentlessly sexy."-Los Angeles Times See one of the most popular dance companies in the country featuring the country's best young dance talent! There's a new spirit at the globally-acclaimed dance company, Ailey II, as Troy Powell steps into his new role as Artistic Director during the 2012-13 season. The veteran Ailey dancer and choreographer has been Ailey II's Associate Artistic Director since 2003. Now he is bringing a fresh dimension to this beloved company of emerging dancers and choreographers. "I aim to keep Alvin Ailey's legacy alive, while keeping things young and fresh as well with this new generation of artists," says Mr. Powell. Program to be announced. Tickets: $25-50

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