Dance Victoria Announces 2017/18 Season with the Return of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater for One Night Only!

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

For its 21st season, Dance Victoria brings the World’s Best Dance to Victoria with a roster of riveting and relevant dance performances choreographed by some of world’s leading male and female choreographers.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returns to Victoria for ONE NIGHT ONLY on May 1, 2018 for a special performance. Recognized as a vital “Cultural Ambassador to the World”, the company has performed for over 23 million people in 48 states and in 71 countries, celebrating the African-American cultural experience and the American modern dance tradition. You don’t just see an Ailey performance, you feel it. The program of contemporary works will engage your emotions and touch on timely topics. Only Dance Victoria subscribers can buy Ailey tickets before sales are open to the general public on November 20, 2017.

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, a Victoria premiere, kicks off the Dance at the Royal Series on November 17 and 18, 2017 featuring choreography by three leading dance-makers from Spain and Finland. Now in its 20th year, the 11-person ensemble, under the direction of two former Joffrey Ballet (Chicago) principals, has a dual-city business model with Aspen, Colorado and Santa Fe, Mexico, and nurtures long-term relationships with global choreographers. The Triple Bill will include 1st Flash by Jorma Elo, Silent Ghost by Alejandro Cerrudo and Huma Rojo by Cayetano Soto…

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