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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater brings African American cultural expression and the American modern dance tradition to the stage. Described as “the most gorgeous dancing you ever did see” (New York magazine), the dancers of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater are electrifying.
*This trip is for current USC students only. You must use the provided transportation to participate. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Sign up for the lottery at the link above on Thursday, March 6, between 7 a.m. and 2 p.m. Check-in for the event will begin at 11:30 a.m. on campus. Buses will depart at 12:15 p.m. and return to campus at 5:30 p.m. Lunch will be provided at check-in.
Beauty, spirit, hope and passion know no bounds! Join the celebration as Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, America’s cultural ambassador to the world, brings African American cultural expression and the American modern dance tradition to the stage. The Miami Herald wrote that the company’s new artistic director, Robert Battle, “represents a new generation, not just at Ailey, but in modern dance.” The dancers of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater are electrifying—“the most gorgeous dancing you ever did see” (New York magazine).