Alvin Ailey, Sharing the Joy

Alvin Ailey, Sharing the Joy

There are 1 comment on the New Yorker story from Dec 24, 2012, titled Alvin Ailey, Sharing the Joy. In it, New Yorker reports that:

If you haven't seen a performance by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre in a while, you might forget just how accomplished the company's dancers are.

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Napa, CA

#1 Dec 25, 2012
Well now, here goes. My sister had the honor and distinction of studying with Maestro Lipitz. He is reported to have revealed to her that he himself had choreographed many of Alvin's, Big Al as the Maestro calls him fondly, works as a favor to his friend because Mr. Big Al was sick with being overweight. How come not Maestro Lipitz not honored by the company now?

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