Wednesday, March 22 | 7:30PM; Thursday, March 23 | 7:30PM; Friday, March 24 | 7:30PM; Saturday, March 25 | 2PM & 8PM; Sunday, March 26 | 3PM

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s performances at the Auditorium Theatre have been an annual Chicago tradition for 48 years. Experience the magic and power of this diverse company led by Artistic Director Robert Battle, in a repertory that blends ballet, modern dance, jazz, and African dance techniques. See exquisite new works as well as Revelations, a cultural treasure beloved by generations of fans. “Movement that’ll move you. Plenty of reasons to see Ailey: the slew of thought-provoking new work and perennial favorites [that] feel especially relevant right now.” (New York Magazine)

Phone: 312.341.2300 | Box Office: 50 E Congress Pkwy
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Please note: Artists, programs, and dates are subject to change. Ticket prices may change due to demand.

Program A: Deep, Walking Mad, Ella, Revelations
Dates: 3/22 @ 7:30PM, 3/25 @ 8PM

Program B: r-Evolution, Dream., Masekela Langage, After the Rain Pas de Deux, Revelations
Dates: 3/23 @ 7:30PM

Program C: The Winter in Lisbon, Untitled America, In/Side, Revelations
Dates: 3/24 @ 7:30PM

Program D: The Winter in Lisbonr-Evolution, Dream.Revelations
Dates: 3/25 @ 2PM, 3/26 @ 3PM


College Night at Ailey!
Join us at 6PM on Friday for College Night! Tickets are $20 and include a seat for the performance and a pre-show party with pizza sponsored by Bacino’s! Limit of 2 tickets per valid college ID. Must be picked up at will call the day of the event. Enter promo code COLLEGE when buying a ticket for Friday, March 24. Students can select any 2 open seats!

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Dance Master Class
Saturday, March 25, 2017 @ 8:15-9:45AM | Reserve Spot
Study with the professionals performing on our stage!  Company members from our International and “Made in Chicago” Dance Series lead master class workshops for students and adults, allowing dancers to work with the masters as they learn the technique and styles performed throughout our season. Master Classes are 90 minutes long and are taught at an intermediate-advanced level, recommended for dancers with previous formal training (at school or in a studio setting).


This presentation is supported by the Arts Midwest Touring Fund, a program of Arts Midwest that is funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, with additional contributions from Illinois Arts Council and the Crane Group.