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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...

Fordham Senior Stuns in Ailey II Tour

Fordham Senior Stuns in Ailey II Tour

January 26, 2017

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

Conan Heads to Alvin Ailey

Conan Heads to Alvin Ailey

November 8, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oR29Mlby5o4 By MORGAN STEWARD Arts and Culture Co-Editor A few lu...

Ailey/Fordham Alumna Starts Dance Company

December 2, 2015

By MORGAN STEWARD Staff Writer Most college seniors spend the last portion of their school careers trying to find a job in the workforce or trying to survive the remainder of college. Students hope and pray ...

Ailey/Fordham BFA Dancers Present Annual Fall Concert

Ailey/Fordham BFA Dancers Present Annual Fall Concert

November 19, 2015

By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER Asst. Arts & Culture Co-Editor On Thursday, Nov. 19, the Ailey/Fordham BFA Progra...

Alvin Ailey Hosts Book Launch Event to Honor Artistic Director Robert Battle

Alvin Ailey Hosts Book Launch Event to Honor Artistic Director Robert Battle

November 9, 2015

By MARSH POREE Contributing Writer Last Thursday, Alvin Ailey hosted the Launch Event for their artistic director Robert Battle’s children’s book, titled “My Story, My Danc...

The Life of a New York City Ballet Dancer at FCLC

The Life of a New York City Ballet Dancer at FCLC

October 22, 2015

By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER Staff Writer You may have walked past a poster of her at Lincoln Center, awed...

Dancing on Cloud Nine: Fordham Students Debut with Ailey II on International Tour

Dancing on Cloud Nine: Fordham Students Debut with Ailey II on International Tour

October 1, 2015

By ELIZABETH SHEW Contributing Writer Most undergraduate students, if they’re lucky, know what their d...

The Importance of Finding Oneself in Dance

The Importance of Finding Oneself in Dance

August 28, 2015

By Sri Stewart Arts & Culture Co-Editor When an outsider of the dance world thinks of major ...

Dance Across the Pond

Dance Across the Pond

July 27, 2015

By SYDNEY THORNELL Contributor As a dancer, I feel that it’s important to be well-rounded in many styles, ...

Ailey Students Perform Pieces by Prominent Choreographers

Ailey Students Perform Pieces by Prominent Choreographers

April 18, 2015

By MICHAELENE KARLEN Staff Writer Published: March 15, 2015 Dancers from each year in the Ailey/Fordham ...

Dancing with Ballet Hispanico

Dancing with Ballet Hispanico

February 26, 2015

  By JOSEPH RAMETTAAsst. Arts & Culture EditorPublished: February 26, 2015 Not all college stude...