19th – 22nd September.
The Holland Dance Festival and Luxor present the American top dance company Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. A unique series of four performances, exclusively for the Netherlands and only to be seen in Rotterdam. The performances are a must-see for all dance lovers, joining the millions of people worldwide who have seen the productions of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater so far.
The performances are a “must-see” for all dance enthusiasts, thereby joining the millions of people worldwide who see the productions of Alvin Ailey American Dance The Holland Dance Festival and Luxor present the American top dance company Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Celebrating over 60 years of unparalleled artistry, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater make their highly anticipated return with three thrilling programmes of dance, all featuring the soul-stirring masterpiece, Revelations – the most seen modern dance piece in the world.
The legendary company’s irresistible dancers dazzle with their trademark technical brilliance and passionate energy, bringing audiences to their feet every night.
Highlights include: the UK premiere of Rennie Harris’ uplifting Lazarus (Programme A); The Call which sees Ronald K. Brown offering up his love letter to Ailey set to the music of Bach (Programme B); and Ella, Artistic Director Robert Battle’s celebration of the legendary singer.
“No company in the world has so intimate a relationship with a single work as Alvin Ailey does with Revelations” THE GUARDIAN
Programme A – Lazarus / Revelations
Programme B – EN / The Call / Juba / Revelations
Programme C – New Moultrie / Members Don’t Get Weary / Ella / Revelations