Emphasis candidate Kate Mattingly (TDPS) has been published in the SF Examiner with her article “Alvin Ailey Dancers Brilliantly Meld Old and New“. She discusses Program A of the Alvin Ailey dance company’s lineup, which opened with ODETTA, a local premiere and tribute to music legend Odetta Holmes.
From the article:
It’s not typical for a dance performance to begin as it did Tuesday evening at Berkeley’s Zellerbach Hall, with a podium center stage and the artistic director coming out in a three-piece suit to address the audience. But then again, nothing about Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is typical. Read more.
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