Alvin Ailey dancers set stage on fire with contemporary rep

Chicago Sun-Times Review by Hedy Weiss

Talk about electrifying. The arrival of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater for its annual Spring season at the Auditorium Theatre is invariably a reason to celebrate.

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Veteran Ailey Dancer Hope Boykin called us to discuss Ailey’s return to the Auditorium for its 47th year! Listen as Hope discusses Ailey’s progression over her 17-year career with the company, what she’s looking forward to in Chicago, and her new piece “r-Evolution, Dream.”

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Introducing the Auditorium ADMIT ONE Fund

With your generosity to the Auditorium ADMIT ONE Fund this season, you can help us provide someone else with a remarkable experience at the Auditorium that they will cherish for a lifetime. Please consider including a $5 gift to the Auditorium ADMIT ONE Fund whenever you make an online ticket order.  For every $15 raised we can send someone to an upcoming performance of Thodos Dance Chicago (MAR 11) or Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (MAR 22-26)!  Or you can give now by clicking here.

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