The New Orleans Ballet Association presents the iconic Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (AAADT) on March 22 and 23 at the Mahalia Jackson Theater. Last seen in New Orleans in 2010, AAADT celebrates 60 years as one of America’s most beloved companies bringing African-American culture and dance traditions to the world.
Founded by legend Alvin Ailey, the company has performed for 25 million people in 71 countries. Directed by Robert Battle, this extraordinary ensemble of 32 dancers will present two different programs of new works, company classics and Ailey’s must-see masterpiece “Revelations.”
Tickets are available on the website.