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  • Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre

    • Times: From: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
    • From: May 11, 2018 to May 11, 2018 Recurring daily
    • Admission: $25-89
    • Location: New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)
    • Address: 1 Center Street, Newark, NJ 07102

    “The spirit of their dancing is as bright as ever,” The San Francisco Chronicle wrote in one recent review. “You have to respect a company that isn't afraid of putting a hot hip-hop number on the same program as large-scale modern improv, and yet still never forgets who they are and where they came from …” All programs at NJPAC will include the full-length Revelations , Ailey’s signature masterpiece that pays tribute to African-American cultural heritage, set to set to spirituals and blues. “ Revelations is one of the great works of the human spirit,” says The New York Times . “The aspects of humanity it demonstrates — sincerity, idealism, ecstasy, among others — build up to a powerful moral statement that audiences love … it is modern dance’s unquestionable greatest hit.” Revelations is classified by The Los Angeles Times as “the most beloved modern dance creation by anyone, anywhere ...” Showings at: May 11- 8PM May 12- 8PM May 13- 3PM