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Gabriel Hyman, FCLC '15, has been in productions like

Fordham Alum Takes on Broadway in “King Kong”

January 23, 2019

Gabriel Hyman, FCLC '15, tackles the challenges of performing on Broadway.

The Fall Gala previews the NYCB's upcoming season (CELIA PATTERSON/THE OBSERVER).

An Evening of Dance, Fashion and Progress

October 10, 2018

By BETHANY GREENHO Contributing Writer On Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, the annual Fall Gala at the ...

Taeler Cyrus, FCLC ’08, uses the discipline she learned at Ailey in Broadway's

Fordham/Ailey Alum Says “Hello, Dolly!”

February 28, 2018

By CAT REYNOLDS Contributing Writer The joyful, iconic number “Put On Your Sunday Clothes” ignites a ta...

Simon Plant and Larissa Gerszke (Courtesy of Jae Man Joo)

Ailey Alum Seizes the Stage

December 9, 2017

By Lauren Pagano Staff Writer Celebrating nearly a quarter of a century of dance, the artists of Com...

Olivia Miranda (FCLC '18) rehearsing her piece with Morgan Coyle-Howard (FCLC '19) and Rachele Perla (FCLC '19). (Jon Bjornson/The Observer)

Ailey Seniors Showcase Their Choreography

October 12, 2017

For the past month, seniors of the Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. program have been conducting rehearsals late...

NYTVF is holding its 13th annual television festival that aims to bring audiences the best of new and returning television programs. (Jon Bjornson/The Observer)

Overview of October’s Overwhelming Opportunities

October 12, 2017

While October and its reputation as “spooky season” have begun to the elation of many, others are...

BFA Dancers Pirouette Through the Summer

August 31, 2017

While summer break is typically known for relaxing and recovering from the busy school year, there is ...


The Curtain Closes for This Year’s B.F.A. Seniors

May 8, 2017

On April 27, the seniors of the Fordham/Ailey B.F.A. Dance Program had their final performance as coll...

Miriam Miller, in addition to dancing professionally, is a student at Fordham College at Lincoln Center.  (EMMA DIMARCO/THE OBSERVER)

Miriam Miller: Balancing School and the Stage

April 22, 2017

By JENNA BATTAGLIA Staff Writer Miriam Miller is about to embark on her second spring season with th...

Hyman Steps into Stardom at Ailey II

April 21, 2017

By LAUREN PAGANO Staff Writer Ailey II has been revered by many as “The Next Generation of Dance.” From Germany to Hawaii, everyone seems to agree that something magical occurs each time Ailey II takes the stage. Each theatre they’ve graced has become a place where dancers transform and dreams soar, and this could not...

Martha Graham Returns: Dance Company Returns to Joyce Theater

March 9, 2017

By MCCALL SHEETZ Contributing Writer The Martha Graham Dance Company performed at the Joyce Theater from Feb. 14-26, showcasing three different...

Christopher R. Wilson is spending his senior year dancing with Ailey II,  performing throughout Europe and the United States. (PHOTO COURTESY OF CHRISTOPHER R. WILSON VIA FACEBOOK)

Fordham Senior Stuns in Ailey II Tour

January 26, 2017

By JENNA BATTAGLIA Contributing Writer Christopher Wilson, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’17,...