Glenn Allen Sims (Photo by Andrew Eccles)

A Conversation on Ailey’s New Season

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

7:00 PM

Join us for an inside look at Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.

WQXR's Terrance McKnight sits down with Artistic Director Robert Battle and choreographer Matthew Rushing to discuss Ailey’s upcoming season at New York City Center, which features the world premiere of Mr. Rushing’s ODETTA, a tribute to “the queen of American folk music.” 

The program will include an excerpt of ODETTA performed by Ailey dancers, as well as a behind-the-scenes video of the creative process.

Watch a live video webcast at 7pm:

 

Guests:

Robert Battle

Hosted by:

Terrance McKnight