How does dance touch you and why is this a big thing for the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to get the invite to the White House? I love dancing because it sets our our spirits free! It’s an expression of the life force, & the Spirit which flows through us…
Michelle Obama has invited dancers from the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to the White House.
The performers will kick off a series celebrating American dance on September 7 as part of an event honoring the theater’s artistic director Judith Jameson. The show, starting at 5 p.m. in White House’s East Room, will feature a number of styles, including ballet, contemporary and hip-hop.