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VIDEO: Barre-d From the Studio

April 26, 2020

Eleven Ailey/BFA students spoke to The Observer about transitioning to online instruction.

Scerbak’s injury forced her to check her hubris and find her strength.

Lessons Learned on the Road to Recovery

March 29, 2019

Alvin Ailey dancer, Jaclyn Scerbak, reflects on how a foot injury in the beginning of her senior year changed her life. Her injury forced her forced her to check her hubris and find her strength — starting a new chapter in her life.

The Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. Independent Study in Choreography performance (ISC) offers seniors students in the Ailey/Fordham BFA dance program the rare opportunity to test their creative capacity in the form of original choreography.

Vulnerable Spaces

March 21, 2019

The Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. Independent Study in Choreography performance (ISC) offers seniors students a rare opportunity to test their creative capacity by choreographing original pieces. The Observer discusses the project with four Ailey B.F.A. seniors about their inspiration for their pieces and thought process when it comes to creating original choreography.

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...

Fordham Alumna Makes Broadway Debut in “After Midnight”

March 2, 2014

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: February 26, 2014 “After Midnight” opened...